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Atlas Air extends B747 freighter deal with Swiss firm, Panalpina

Atlas Air (5Y, New York JFK) has renewed its partnership with Swiss forwarding and logistics provider, Panalpina, for a further five years. Under the terms of the new deal, Panalpina will switch one of its wet-leased B747-8(F)s to more than 200 scheduled charters per year, thereby expanding its air freight network. Atlas states the freed up aircraft will then transition to its other logistics client, DHL Express.

“The switch from one of our wet-leased B747-8Fs to more than 200 scheduled full ...

Etihad Cargo to wet-lease a third B747 freighter from Atlas Air

Etihad Airways (EY, Abu Dhabi Int'l) is to wet-lease a third B747 freighter from Atlas Air (5Y, New York JFK) later this month. The aircraft, a B747-400(F), will join two other Atlas Air freighters - a B747-8(F) and a B747-400(F) - at Etihad Cargo and replace another B747-400(F) aircraft recently returned by Etihad Cargo to Martinair (MP, Amsterdam).

Etihad Cargo also operates four A330-200(F)s and three B777-Fs on flights throughout the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia, and the ...

Polar Air Cargo begins B747 freighter lease-contract with DHL

Polar Air Cargo (PO, New York JFK) has begun operating two additional freighters for DHL Express as part of an ACMI arrangement between the global logistics specialist and Polar's parent, Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.

"The two aircraft, a B747-8(F) and a B747-400(F), will be operated in Polar Air Cargo Worldwide’s express network under an ACMI arrangement for the benefit of DHL Express and Polar’s other customers. Operations are scheduled to begin on October 26, 2014."

Overall, Polar ...

Japan's NCA Nippon Cargo in $45mn settlement in Cargo Cartel case

NCA - Nippon Cargo Airlines (KZ, Tokyo Narita) has reportedly moved to settle its part in the Air Cargo Shipping Services Antitrust Litigation suit for USD45million. With a Memorandum of Understanding with plaintiffs having now been signed, the payout is now awaiting approval from a New York court.

The Handy Shipping Guide newswire reports the carrier has also accepted a fine imposed by the Korean Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) in a separate case. Payment of said fine should then settle the ...

Asiana pays $55mn in US Air Cargo Cartel lawsuit settlement

Asiana Airlines (OZ, Seoul Incheon) has agreed to pay USD55million to settle its portion of the Air Cargo Shipping Services Antitrust Litigation suit which alleges it conspired with other air freight carriers to fix the prices of cargo shipments.

The proposed settlement, which requires the approval of a judge, was filed in US District Court in Brooklyn.

The price fixing class action lawsuits began in 2006 and were taken up on behalf of purchasers of international airfreight services, ...


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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
B747-4004 4hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-400(F)15 15hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-400(LCF)4 4hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-8(F)9 9hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-2001 1hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-200(F)8 8hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-3003 3hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-300(F) WIN.2 2hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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