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Transport Canada ACS & TSCP Programs

As an Approved Participant in Transport Canada’s Air Cargo Security (ACS) Program, Cargo Spectrum has prepared & organized acceptance procedures to accommodate Transport Canada’s regulatory measures for cargo being transported onboard passenger aircrafts. 100% of cargo transported onboard a domestic, international or trans-border passenger flight departing a CATSA-designated Canadian airport must be secured & confirmed…

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The Who, What, When & Why of eManifest

Like a freight train coming down the track, eManifest is coming at us. eManifest is part of the Advance Commercial Information (ACI) program to allow the trade community to electronically report & transmit pre-arrival cargo information & conveyance data. Members of our team joined representatives of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) for a seminar…

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The ABC’s of Dangerous Goods

Dangerous goods are solids, liquids or gases that are flammable, explosive or toxic to people, other living organisms, property or the environment. Manufacturers, shippers & transporters MUST know what they are shipping & properly identify, classify, pack, mark, label & document according to Transport Canada & international dangerous goods regulations. The 9 dangerous goods classes…

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IATA Multilateral e-AWB

Cargo Spectrum completed the IATA Multilateral e-AWB joining procedures and is listed on the IATA website as party to the multilateral e-AWB agreement. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA) announced the approval of the Multilateral electronic Air Waybill (e-AWB) standard, removing the need for bilateral e-AWB…