Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW) is the recognized leader in international aviation outsourcing, utilizing the world’s largest fleet of Boeing 747 freighter aircraft and a comprehensive global infrastructure to provide superior services to the airline industry, the freight-forwarding community, and commercial and military customers. “We provide the global airfreight industry with unmatched technology and innovative solutions, helping our customers to drive profitable growth,” said Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings President and CEO William J. Flynn.
www.atlasair.com showcases Atlas Air’s full range of leadership customer solutions:
- Access to market-leading technology: high-quality airfreight capacity without a significant investment
Minimized risk for our customers
- No investment in capital-intensive assets
- Flexibility to adjust operations and capacity
- Seamless integration into customer’s network
- Guaranteed aircraft availability
- Benefits from Atlas Air’s large-scale fleet economics
- The scale and experience to offer customized solutions
Speaking to the value of the service solutions provided by Atlas Air, Hiran Perera, Senior Vice President Freighters, Emirates SkyCargo said, “The Emirates SkyCargo – Atlas Air relationship spans 14 years and is our longest relationship with any ACMI provider. Today that relationship is a partnership in every sense of the word, with Atlas knowing our business requirements as well as we do. Without the reliability and support Atlas provides, Emirates would not be able to provide our consistently high levels of service. We are proud to work with such a professional team and look forward to continuing our relationship with Atlas for many years to come.”
Michael Steen, Chief Marketing Officer of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc., remarked, “We are proud that our customers continue to recognize the world-class service and value we deliver to their businesses. The new atlasair.com has been designed to make it easier for current and prospective customers to access and evaluate our innovative airfreight solutions.”
Grant Fenn, Executive General Manager, Qantas Freight, also commented on the value of the Atlas customer proposition: “The operation of our dedicated freighter fleet has been a great success. They are used to operate a mix of scheduled and charter services and support Qantas passenger aircraft belly hold capacity to key cargo destinations.”
Atlas Air has a proven 15-year history of empowering global trade, and today is the largest U.S. operator of the most-advanced/efficient freighter flying, the Boeing 747-400. And Atlas will continue to lead, by providing our customers access to the next generation 747-8F: an aircraft with even more attractive payload, range, and environmental benefits.
“What truly makes us different is our ability to be a trusted consultant to our customers, to evaluate their needs and develop customized solutions that maximize both the efficiency and the profitability of their operations,” continued Mr. Flynn. “The largest, most successful airlines and freight-forwarders in the world rely on Atlas Air to deliver a seamless solution for their businesses.”
About Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.:
AAWW is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc. (Atlas) and the majority shareholder of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. (Polar). Through Atlas and Polar, AAWW operates the world’s largest fleet of Boeing 747 freighter aircraft.
Atlas and Polar offer a range of air cargo services that include ACMI aircraft leasing – in which customers receive a dedicated aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance on a long-term lease basis – express network and scheduled air cargo service, military charters, commercial cargo charters, and dry leasing of aircraft.
AAWW’s press releases, SEC filings and other information may be accessed through the Company’s home page, www.atlasair.com.
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