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2014-07-10 12:21:03

MAIDEN, N.C., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air T, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market: AIRT) today announced that Robert G. ("Rob") Norton, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Air T's CSA Air subsidiary, will assume the same roles with Air T's other air cargo subsidiary, Mountain Air Cargo. Effective August 1, 2014, William H. ("Bill") Simpson, Mountain Air Cargo's President and Chief Executive Officer, will become the Chairman of CSA Air and Mountain Air Cargo, with a reduced...

2014-06-19 08:20:31

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amerijet International, Inc. is gearing up for its U.S. Domestic Freighter Operation by awarding the east and west?coast road feeder bid to its ITS Logistics. The contract connects nine U.S. cities to Amerijet's new U.S. Domestic air cargo hubs at Reno?Tahoe International Airport and Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus utilizing dedicated 53 foot air ride trailers. Starting July 7th, Amerijet International, Inc. will...

2014-06-06 12:21:02

Long-Term Strategy and Leadership Continuity Cited ATLANTA, June 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The UPS (NYSE:UPS) Board of Directors today announced that it has named David Abney, currently the company's Chief Operating Officer, as its new Chief Executive Officer and appointed him to the Board of Directors. Scott Davis, 62, who has served as the company's Chairman of the Board and CEO since 2008, will retire from UPS and will assume the role of non-executive Chairman. Both moves are effective...

2014-05-20 08:21:28

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Amerijet International, Inc. announced its U.S. growth plan, including agreements with the Rickenbacker and Reno airports for the development of two domestic air cargo hubs in Ohio and Nevada. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140519/89129 On July 7th, Amerijet will begin daily operations between its new hubs providing long-haul air freight service connecting eleven cities coast to coast for intercontinental and domestic...

2014-04-14 08:40:11

DUBLIN, Apr. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kzjxvj/global_air_cargo ) has announced the addition of the "Global Air Cargo Market Report" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the Global Air Cargo market to grow at a CAGR of 5.97 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing number of online retail...

2014-03-20 16:20:17

Southwest Ranked Best of the Best with Customer Service, Performance, Value, and Technology DALLAS, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Cargo has once again become the only U.S.-based airline to earn the highly coveted Diamond Award in the "up to 299,999 tonnes" category in Air Cargo World's tenth annual Air Cargo Excellence Survey. Southwest Cargo earned high marks for its great Customer Service, Performance, Value, and use of Information Technology. "Winning the...

2014-03-05 12:21:22

ORLANDO, Fla., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Airlines is proud to announce that on February 28, 2014, the FAA approved National to become the United States' newest Flag/Domestic air carrier.* National Airlines has a long history of supporting governments and militaries around the world -- by, among other things, flying ad hoc cargo shipments in and out of crisis areas and also operating charter passenger operations for sports teams in the United States, visitors to/from Cuba,...

2014-02-14 04:20:21

Luxembourg-based cargo carrier was first to operate 747-8 Freighter EVERETT, Wash., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE:BA) and Cargolux Airlines today announced an order for an additional 747-8 Freighter. The order, valued at $357.5 million at list prices, is the 14(th) 747-8 Freighter the Luxembourg-based cargo carrier has ordered from Boeing. "The Cargolux Board of Directors approved the order of our 14(th) 747-8 Freighter almost 35 years to the day that the airline took...

2014-02-03 12:20:13

LONDON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Air Cargo Market 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Air Cargo market to grow at a CAGR of 5.97 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing number of online retail stores. The Global Air Cargo market has also been witnessing an increase in the number of new air routes. However, the increasing...


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