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GSS hangs onto AOC by a thread

June 23, 2014 at 7:30 am 0 comments

 The future of embattled Global Supply Systems (GSS), the UK-based operator (49%-owned by Atlas Air) that lost British Airways’ ACMI freighter contract, is not clear. The problem is that while Atlas has stated it would like to keep the UK AOC, under the Civil Aviation Authority’s rules, GSS needs anRead More

What next for Global Supply Systems?

What next for Global Supply Systems?

April 9, 2014 at 7:47 am 0 comments

UK-based Global Supply Systems (GSS), in which Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings is a 49% stakeholder,  was formed in 2002 in order that British Airways World Cargo could continue to ACMI lease freighters from Atlas, while staying compliant with UK law. GSS dry-leased three 747-400Fs from Atlas, and operated them onRead More

The A340 Rides Into the Sunset

The A340 Rides Into the Sunset

November 11, 2011 at 3:34 pm 0 comments

This week Airbus announced that it has decided to officially end production of the A340 after a 20 year run. Both the A330 and A340 were launched back in the summer of 1987, at a time when long-range ETOPS was still a new idea. Potential customers with route demands inRead More