American Airlines has recently announced a partnership with cargo.one, a platform for booking and marketing air freight capacity. Starting in Europe, freight forwarders will be able to access American’s cargo capacity in real-time and book with instant confirmation.
“We continually look for ways to enhance our digital capabilities and offer more solutions to our customers, always aiming to exceed their expectations. This partnership with cargo.one is a strategic way for us to make our cargo capacity more accessible within the industry, and we’re really excited about that,” said Jessica Tyler, President Cargo and Vice President Operations Innovation and Delivery at American Airlines. “With cargo.one, our customers will have immediate, real-time access to solutions to meet their transport needs.”
“What better way to pioneer our footprint in America, than with American Airlines?” said Moritz Claussen, Founder and Managing Director of cargo.one. “With American Airlines Cargo as a launch partner, we are kicking off a new era of customer-centric air cargo sales in North America, manifesting our ambition to become the go-to platform for freight forwarders in the U.S. and beyond.”
American Airlines Cargo is cargo.one's first U.S.-based airline partner. European-based cargo.one users can book American Airlines Cargo's capacity to a number of U.S. destinations this summer.
About American Airlines Cargo
American Airlines Cargo provides one of the largest cargo networks in the world with cargo terminals and interline connections across the globe. Every day, American transports cargo between major cities in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Asia.
cargo.one is a platform for booking and marketing air freight capacity. The company focuses on offering instantly bookable quotes for multiple airlines, making it the first booking platform of its kind. Accredited freight forwarders can search, compare and book these quotes on the cargo.one platform in real-time and receive an immediate booking confirmation. Partner airlines gain access to a cost-effective, data-driven and fully digital distribution channel. cargo.one’s product changes long and asynchronous booking processes by telephone or e-mail, enabling substantial cost savings on both sides. The cargo.one team combines international experience in building digital business models with relevant expertise in the modernization of B2B processes.
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