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2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Forecast in Aviation Logistics Blog

The hurricane season for the Atlantic officially starts June 1, 2017 and continues through the end of November. Occasionally storms can form outside those months as happened last season with January's Hurricane Alex and late May's Tropical Storm Bonnie. Read more...

Preparation for Winter Storm Jonas in Aviation Logistics Blog

More than 67 million Americans in 19 states are under blizzard warnings or winter storm warnings as Winter Storm Jonas moves toward the East Coast. Heavy snow and strong winds will bring travel to a grinding halt. Some airlines are canceling flights as of 4:00PM Friday. More than 6,000 U.S. flights including over 2,800 on Friday and nearly 3,200 on Saturday have been canceled, many of which are due to Jonas. 

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Iceland’s Bardarbunga Volcano: Quick’s Contingency Planning for Disruption of Aviation in Aviation Logistics Blog

We have been closely monitoring the recent eruptions of the Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano. Although no ash clouds have appeared yet, the threat remains real. We would like to ensure you that Sterling is well prepared for the possibility of air disruptions and has the contingency plans ready to minimize impact on our operations.

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When We Change Our Clocks in Aviation Logistics Blog

Twice a year, the world enters a temporary time confusion when we have to change our clocks. In the spring, we move the clocks forward by an hour to gain more daylight in the evening. In the fall, we move it back one hour to use the extra sunlight in the morning. 

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Severe Summer Weather and Your Business in Aviation Logistics Blog

The summer usually creates an opportunity for relaxation, vacations and trips to the beach. Though the months of summer come with temperatures and weather conditions that many desire, the typical summer weather can create havoc for the workplace, and should be monitored. The ever-changing weather conditions are those that can cause a great amount of damage--especially from a business standpoint. Read more...

6 Helpful Tips to Keep Your Supply Chain Intact During Natural Disasters in Aviation Logistics Blog

From a business standpoint, you know that some challenges are to be expected while others may appear with little or no warning. Unfortunately, these unexpected challenges are happening all too frequently lately. Whether it’s an earthquake, hurricane, volcanic eruption, or civil unrest, like the riots that recently devastated London, it is hard to plan for every global event. Read more...