The volume of air cargo being moved across the globe is ever-increasing and airports are finding it difficult to keep pace with the expansion in terms of infrastructure, manpower and automation levels. And, the lack of automated material handling systems is one of the key issues facing the global aviation sector. Digitalisation is the answer to all the present woes of the domestic air cargo industry and one that will enable it to be future-ready as well.
There is a lot to gain from going paperless, for all stakeholders of the air cargo supply chain. Data-driven decision making enables the entire supply chain to access data required to optimise efficiency. In such a scenario, there is a dire need for an end-to-end web-based domestic Air Cargo Management system which brings in collaboration, planning and process integration in cargo terminal operations.
Large economies across the world comprise of several domestic trade connections. These trade connections need a robust air cargo system to streamline and support smooth movement of domestic cargo. Be it perishables, high value goods or other miscellaneous goods, it is imperative that a web-enabled system that supports complete set of Inbound and Outbound cargo processes is placed to ensure operational competency. With GALAXY Domestic air cargo management system, users can experience such competency at their fingertips.
GALAXY Domestic supports complete automation of domestic air cargo handling, covering the entire outbound and inbound cargo process. It is a web-based system that enables end-to-end outbound cargo processing like acceptance, loading and departure (manifest); and inbound process right from flight arrival, flight check to finally placing cargo at the warehouse. It also covers transhipment and direct delivery processes. Its in-built invoicing and pricing engine enables auto generation of invoices to both agents as well as airlines.
The module encompasses outbound cargo processes such as acceptance; loading and departure manifest and takes care of inbound processes right from flight arrival to transfer of consignment to a storage facility, right through delivery of cargo. Comprehensive charge master maintained in GALAXY Domestic air freight software allows auto-generation of invoices for charge-line set. For intricate operations like transhipment, ULD management, service level management in compliance to AHM801, invoicing, mail and courier, GALAXY Domestic is the most preferred Airport Cargo Management system across domestic air cargo players.
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