Panalpina adds third Mexico airport to Charter Network

Switzerland-based Panalpina added Querétaro International Airport (QRO) in Mexico to its Charter Network, in the “Speedy” loop connecting Mexico City (MEX) and Guadalajara (GDL) with Panalpina’s Alabama air freight gateway in Huntsville (HSV). The addition of QRO to the Panalpina Charter Network included adding QRO to the 747-8 compatibility list, as Panalpina’s network includes a […]
  • Caryn Livingston
  • May 18, 2018

Bedek opens 767 conversion center in Mexico

Bedek Aviation Group, the MRO and conversion arm of Israel Aerospace Industries, reached an agreement with Mexicana MRO Services under which Mexicana will perform passenger-to-freighter conversions 767-300 aircraft at its Mexico City facility for Bedek. Bedek said that in preparation for the induction of the first aircraft later this month, “dozens of Mexicana employees, including […]
  • David Harris
  • June 8, 2017

Big changes at Amerijet

On 26 July, ZS Fund L.P., a New York-based private equity firm announced it had acquired a majority stake in Miami-based Amerijet Holdings, Inc., and its logistics subsidiary, ITN Worldwide from H.I.G. Capital, for an undisclosed amount. In addition to the change in ownership, Amerijet’s founder, Dave Bassett will also step down as the group’s […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • July 27, 2016

MasAir 767-300ERF

MasAir is a Mexican Cargo operator based at Benito Juárez Int’l (MEX) started in 1992. Partially owned by, and affiliated with LAN, it is one of that company’s multiple Cargo satellites. Like LAN Cargo, LANCO (of Columbia), and ABSA (in Brasil), MasAir is a big fan of the 767-300ERF and the entire fleet consists of […]
  • David Harris
  • September 17, 2010