Waybill


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Waybill

A document (that looks like a bill of lading) issued by a carrier that describes the goods to be transported and that details the shipping particulars. Waybills are issued by both air carriers (air waybills) and ship lines (sea waybills). They merely indicate that the stated goods were received by the carrier for transport, they do not convey title.

Waybill

A document describing goods to be transported, usually internationally. A carrier, such as a shipping line or airline, issues a waybill to prove that the goods have been received and are ready for transport.
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Alongside fully implementation of the eAWB, Lufthansa Cargo is preparing to launch the electronic house air waybill (e-HAWB), enabling the industry to move nearer its objective of completely paperless freight transportation by 2015.
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observance of norms and requirements of the airlines and the whole industry (the system won't approve waybill in case it does not meet the requirements).
That Court did rule, however, that the waybill governed the rights and obligations of the parties with respect to the accident and that this included the limitation on liability contained in Clause 4.
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The waybill can be used for both wagon load traffic and combined transport, and dispenses with the transcription of documents at border crossings between two legal jurisdictions.
An air waybill is, in effect, a paper receipt issued by an airline for goods received and evidences a contract of carriage for an airport-to-airport movement, typically between the carrier and the shipper.
Initially, the new service is expected to bring better visibility of rail assets and maintenance costs, and ease waybill management.
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Tenders are invited for Procurement of Paper required for printing of Tickets and waybill other Stationery
It was the declaration heard 'round the world: Instead of advocating for an all-at-once method regarding e-freight implementation, the International Air Transport Association announced in March that it would hone in on what many in the industry deem a more feasible goal, pushing for 100-percent e-air waybill implementation by 2014.