Atlas Air announces long-term extension of its agreement with
PURCHASE, NY, November 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Atlas Air, Inc., a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW), has announced an extension of its partnership with Schenker Flight Services GmbH (DB Schenker), one of the world’s largest integrated logistics service providers, to deliver trans-Pacific service.
Atlas Air’s relationship with DB Schenker includes supporting its global network by providing charter capacity service. The new agreement builds on an agreement Atlas Air concluded with DB Schenker in 2020 and expands the dedicated capacity, which Atlas Air provides on multiple flights each week.
âWe are delighted to strengthen our partnership with DB Schenker through this extended, long-term agreement to provide critical capacity to our valued customer,â said John W. Dietrich, President and CEO of Atlas Air Worldwide. âWe appreciate DB Schenker’s confidence in Atlas Air’s ability to deliver their cargo safely and efficiently as we support their network across the Pacific and around the world. ”
BjÃ¶rn Eckbauer, senior vice president of global operations and air cargo purchasing for DB Schenker, said the flights provided by Atlas Air have become an essential part of their global flight network. âWe are delighted to extend our current partnership with Atlas Air on our trans-Pacific charter operations. The fast and reliable operation of Atlas Air fits perfectly with our commitment to provide our customers with a reliable service for air transport in their supply chain, âsaid Mr. Eckbauer.
About Atlas Air in the world:
Atlas Air Worldwide is one of the world’s leading providers of outsourced aircraft and aviation operations services. It is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc. and Titan Aviation Holdings, Inc., and is the majority shareholder of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. Our companies operate the world’s largest fleet of 747 aircraft. cargo and offer their customers the widest range of Boeing 747, 777, 767 and 737 aircraft for domestic, regional and international cargo and passenger operations.
Atlas Air Worldwide press releases, SEC filings, and other information can be accessed through the company’s home page, www.atlasairworldwide.com.