Atlas Air, Etihad ink ACMI agreement for 747 freighter services
Published: May 7, 2012
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWH), parent of ACMI cargo carriers Atlas Air and Polar Air Cargo, announced Thursday that its Atlas Air unit has inked an agreement with Etihad Airways to provide Boeing 747-400 freighter service for Etihad Cargo.
The contract, which begins in June, is for one aircraft under a multiyear aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI). According to AAWH, this will be the first 747-400F in Etihad Cargo’s global network and it will link Asia, Africa, Europe and other global trade lanes with Etihad Airways’ hub in Abu Dhabi.