TAIPEI, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — STARLUX Airlines, Taiwan’s newest luxury carrier, has deployed IBS Software’s iCargo platform to manage business and operational functions for its entire cargo business. The iCargo management platform was implemented ahead of STARLUX Airlines’ launch in January 2020, which saw maiden flights to Macau, Penang and Da Nang with three A321neo aircraft. Although COVID-19 has significantly impacted flights, STARLUX’s cargo operations have been ramping up quickly during this difficult time.   

After a rigorous evaluation process, STARLUX Airlines chose IBS Software’s iCargo SaaS-based cargo platform to provide a single, unified platform for all critical functions. iCargo now manages all aspects of STARLUX’s cargo business, including sales, airline operations, US customs, mail, Unit Load Device, cashiering, claims, cargo and mail revenue accounting, portal services, data warehousing and business intelligence modules.

“We chose the industry-leading iCargo management platform to achieve our goal of providing the

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  • The UK has deployed a military drone over the English Channel to monitor and stop migrants trying to cross from France, The Washington Post reported.
  • It’s the first time the Watchkeeper WK450 has been used in the UK. It has previously been deployed in Afghanistan, The Post said.
  • The drone will relay information to both French and British border authorities, who can then intercept the crossings.
  • Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday that Channel crossings are illegal, but expressed sympathy for families risking their lives to cross.
  • In August, a record 1,468 people made the 20-mile journey. The total number of arrivals is past 5,000 in 2020 so far. 
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The UK has deployed a military unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) over the English Channel to monitor — and stop — migrants trying to cross after record numbers arrived in August.

A British Army

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