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Hamilton John C. Munro International (YHM)
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3 Countries served
14 Destinations served
28 Routes served




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  • Read more 02MAR2014: Canada's Cargojet to double freighter fleet this year
    Cargojet Airways (W8, Hamilton, ON) will nearly double its current freighter fleet after it won a seven-year air express contract from Canada Post/Purolator. Jamie Porteous, Cargojet’s Executive VP Sales and Service, was quoted in The Loadstar as saying the carrier would acquire six B767-300(F)s and three B757-200(F)s by the end of this year adding to its current fleet of two 767-200(F)s, three 757-200(F)s, and nine B727-100(F)s.

    Porteous also indicated that the impending retirement of the 727 freighters would be put on hold.
  • Read more 23FEB2014: Cargojet secures Purolator, CPGOC domestic air services contract
    Cargojet Airways (W8, Hamilton, ON) says it has secured a Domestic Air Cargo Network Services contract and a Master Services Agreement with the Canada Post Group of Companies (CPGOC) for an initial seven-year term.

    Cargojet says the contract includes three 36-month renewal options and based on projected volumes, is likely to generate CAD1billion (USD0.9billion) in revenue for the first seven years.

    Outlining the terms of the deal, Cargojet says it will provide comprehensive Canada-wide air cargo services for the CPGOC, including that of courier Purolator’s national air cargo network. The cargo carrier's own domestic overnight network will also be expanded and enhanced significantly to handle the additional volumes and will thus provide CPGOC with a virtual dedicated Air Cargo Network.

    “Canada Post is undergoing a major transformation as customer demand shifts from mail to parcel delivery with online shopping,” said Jacques Côté, Group President, Physical Delivery Network, Canada Post. “This move will drive operational efficiencies, lower our transportation costs and help ensure our parcel delivery remains competitive from a cost and reliability perspective.”

    The contract was previously operated by Kelowna Flightcraft (KW, Kelowna).
  • Read more 28DEC2013: Canada's Cargojet Airways to replace B727-200Fs with B757-200Fs
    Cargojet Airways (W8, Hamilton, ON) has taken delivery of its second B757-200(F), C-FKAJ (msn 24566) reports Canadian Aviation News. The ex Icelandair (FI, Reykjavik Keflavik) jet arrived in Canada from Hamilton, ON registered as N720DB. As it stands, the Canadian freight outfit plans to acquire more B757 freighters in 2014 as part of plans to phase out its current workhorse fleet of ten B727-200(F)s. Founded in 2002, Cargojet Airways offers freight services in Canada and internationally, as well as full aircraft charters. It also operates two B767-200(F)s.
  • Read more 21NOV2013: Air Canada Cargo and Cargojet sign LoI for closer cooperation
    Cargojet Airways (W8, Hamilton, ON) and Air Canada Cargo have signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) to explore strategic opportunities in both cargo and airline operations within Canada and in international markets involving global sales and marketing, expanded interline opportunities and enhanced connectivity that would increase revenues and reduce operating costs. Both airlines would work towards providing optimized services to the shipping community on their respective networks. "We are looking forward to working with Air Canada (AC, Montréal Trudeau) towards improving the depth and reach of both companies’ air cargo services, both domestically and internationally, among other strategic opportunities," said Ajay Virmani, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cargojet. The implementation of any new strategic initiatives would be subject to Air Canada and Cargojet making any necessary filings, obtaining regulatory approvals and finalizing documentation. Cargojet operates ten B727-200(F)s, one B757-200(F) and two B767-200(F) primarily throughout Canada but with international routes to Bermuda and the US.
  • Read more 02MAY2012: Cargojet Airways News Update
    Cargojet Airways (W8, Hamilton, ON) has launched a weekly cargo service from Moncton to Cologne/Bonn on April 27 using its B767-200(F)s. This is the first scheduled route served by Cargojet between Canada and Europe under its own name. It already operates charter services on behalf of LOT Polish Airlines (LO, Warsaw Chopin) linking Hamilton, ON with Katowice and Warsaw Chopin.


Fleet show complete list

Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age P  
B727-200(F)9 9hiddenhidden
B757-200(F)3 3hiddenhidden
B767-200(F)2 2hiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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