Air Cargo Logistics
Logistics innovation to streamline airport operations
A-ICE knows that airport logistics is a crucial part of operations. Making sure every part of the supply chain is working at its optimum level, while securing loading and balancing tasks and keeping track of logistics processes across the airport environment is a complex process.
Airports of all sizes face varying challenges on a daily basis, and with rising mandatory regulations and increasing operational costs also in the mix, the latest airport logistics innovation is needed now more than ever before.
Whether a ground handling team, airport authority or third-party logistics provider, when fully integrated, our solutions offer secure, reliable access to vital information in real time, enabling enhanced decision-making and an ability to adapt fast to on-the-ground changes as they occur.
Supporting ground handlers with innovative logistics management
Ground handling teams of all sizes face the pressures of reducing costs and turnaround times, while maintaining increasing compliance at every turn. A-ICE’s logistics innovation delivers opportunities to strengthen and streamline processes at all levels.
We can help with integrable solutions that offer visibility and seamless management of:
- Staff scheduling
- Available resources
- Aircraft loading
- Aircraft dispatch
- Passenger services
- Baggage tracking and reconciliation
- Contracts and billing
- Secure airport messaging
- Maintenance recording
- Advance requests
Ground handling exposure to logistics innovation from A-ICE can make a significant difference to operational productivity. When everyday tasks become automated, and visibility comprehensive, the operational platform gains an agility that can streamline the logistics of aircraft handling and dispatch, while simultaneously ticking vital compliance boxes and meeting bottom line costs.
Streamlining logistics throughout the ground time cycle
A-ICE solutions have been developed to work seamlessly when integrated to deliver a fully comprehensive view of the entire airport environment – in the front of house, the back office and trackside.
Airports are complex, multi-modal environments that require efficiency to both operate effectively and offer a good passenger experience. Logistics plays an important part in the operational effectiveness of an airport at every level. When systems and solutions are integrated, they communicate effectively and ensure every part of the chain is working at its optimum level.
From passenger check-in to loading to departure and everything else in between, A-ICE has a unique understanding, through experience and working closely with our customers to provide solutions to real challenges, that logistics innovation in the airport environment can effectively smooth the supply chain and increase efficiency.
Talk to A-ICE today about how our logistics innovation can help you streamline operations and enhance productivity throughout the ground time cycle.
Flight Information Display System
A-FIDS is a scalable, state-of-the-art system including multi-lingual display technology. It is designed to display timetables, gate or baggage belt information. A-FIDS ensures that all relevant information is displayed at the right time, in the right place. Connected with the Central Database (A-ODB), the system is designed to operate with minimal manual entry.
Contract & Billing
The accurate recording and billing of aeronautical fees is a complex task for airports, with multiple steps to be executed with utmost precision to ensure the supply of all services and infrastructure to airlines. This revolutionary solution automates and integrates, handling the complexities of nonstandard or variable pricing with ease.
Baggage Reconciliation System
The A-BRS Baggage Reconciliation System is a highly efficient baggage tracking and reconciliation system that tracks baggage location within the airport, at the gate, and on the plane, and match all loaded bags with passengers. Integrates with existing DCS systems and uses BagLink gateways to transmit IATA standard baggage messages.
Message Distribution System
A-MDS, a proven, in-place system, is an easy, secure, and flexible way to integrate applications with the A-ODB and airport sub-systems. It provides all communication protocol features and message-formatting functions needed for exchanging data. When installed acts as a special administrator that sends and receives Type B messages.
Departure Control System
A-DCS is a powerful, proven system handling and connecting multiple systems including baggage, weight and balance, messaging, passenger boarding, check in operations, flight arrivals and cargo. Compatible with ARINC and SITA, this state-of-the-art system incorporates APIS, IATA messages, e-tickets and TypeB messages.
Airport Handling Database
A comprehensive solution, gathering data from flights and services, to give Ground Handlers complete visibility of operations throughout the ground process cycle.
Multi CUTE Client
A-ICE CUBE is a unique aviation solution, which transparently transports web applications from/to any customer infrastructure, monitors remote workstation environment, controls remote workstation devices, reads and writes from/to remote devices.
Weight & Balance System
A-ICE Weight and Balance is a system with comprehensive functionalities covering full load control and balance for passenger, mail and cargo flights. A-ICE's continuous improvements guarantees a state-of-the-art solution that will grow with you as the industry evolves.