Liege Airport (LGG) has announced the signing of three new partnerships – Qatar Airways, Alibaba Cloud, Orange Belgium.
Qatar Airways Cargo will extend its contract with LGG and grow its operations, Guillaume Halleux, chief officer of Cargo Qatar Airways, commented: “We are very satisfied with the services received at Liege and its logistic connections with the major European cities. Liege Airport is a guarantee of future growth and we are happy to contribute to the increase of jobs in the Liege region.”
A second partnership agreement was signed with Alibaba Cloud, the technology subsidiary of Alibaba, which has a successful AI platform as well as the skills and experience needed to transform, digitise and support LGG’s operations and handling procedures.
Finally, a third partnership agreement to develop the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart services was signed with Orange Belgium.
Michaël Trabbia, CEO of Orange Belgium, said: “We are delighted to work with Liege Airport in developing innovative solutions. The logistics sector presents many opportunities to make the most of our technological expertise concerning connected objects or track & trace solutions. We also welcome the possibility to help develop this economic activity hub, which is so important for the Liege region”