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Overheard at Cargo Facts Symposium

Overheard at Cargo Facts Symposium

Aircraft, Capacity & Demand, Carriers, Conversions, E-Commerce, News October 4, 2017 at 10:57 am

MIAMI – A bustling crowd of senior executives from all links in the air cargo supply chain gathered at the Mandarin Oriental for the 23rd annual presentation of the Cargo Facts Symposium. Delegates were delighted to be greeted with news that worldwide air freight volumes for the month of AugustRead More

Atlas to acquire Southern Air – but it’s all about DHL

Atlas to acquire Southern Air – but it’s all about DHL

Aircraft, Carriers, Express, Premium Newswire, Strategy January 19, 2016 at 10:11 am

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWW) signed a definitive agreement to acquire Southern Air Holdings, a privately held US company with two airline subsidiaries – Southern Air, and Florida West International Airways – for US$110 million. Atlas said it expected the acquisition to close “in the next few months,” assuming regulatoryRead More

DHL expands its trans-Pacific fleet

DHL expands its trans-Pacific fleet

Express, Premium Newswire June 5, 2014 at 10:55 am

It doesn’t seem that long ago that Deutsche Post-DHL was at the absolute nadir of its involvement in the US. In an attempt to enter the US domestic express market and compete directly with UPS and FedEx, DHL bought Airborne Express and tried to expand this small, moderately successful low-costRead More

First 747 8F in Polar/DHL Colors

First 747 8F in Polar/DHL Colors

Photos+Videos November 27, 2012 at 5:10 pm

Polar Air Cargo’s first 747-8F (msn: 37572) is seen here landing in the winter sun following the completion of its first flight – to Moses Lake/Grant County and back to Paine Field. September saw the debut of the 747-8F in Atlas Air’s colors, and December will see delivery of thisRead More