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hapman Freeborn Airchartering and Swiss WorldCargo have agreed a deal under which the global broker will support the Zurich headquartered airline with all third-party chartering requirements through its worldwide network of offices. The agreement will allow Swiss WorldCargo to expand its specialised product portfolio and offer clients full or part charter solutions using the entire range of cargo aircraft worldwide. Chapman Freeborn will benefit by working closely with one of the market’s leading airlines, which has a network of some 120 destinations in over 80 countries. The agreement follows the March launch of a strategic cooperation deal between Chapman Freeborn and Lufthansa Cargo, the partner airline of Swiss International Air Lines.


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“It is our strategic goal to strengthen and deepen customer relationships in our chosen markets and to offer a more complete solution set,” commented Oliver Evans, chief cargo officer of Swiss International Air Lines.


Volga delivers Olympic power


cargo delivered by Volga-Dnepr Airlines to the Russian city of Sochi, the venue for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, on behalf of Russian company Instar Logistics.


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The 20 m long shipment travelled on an AN-124-100 freighter from Krasnoyarsk, with


n 80-tonne mobile gas turbine power plant was the latest piece of outsize


a special protective covering used to strengthen the cargo hold deck. With only 22 cm clearance to the 4.4 m height of the cargo hold, the turbine was driven onto the AN-124 using a long ramp extension, which lessened the angle of ascent and enabled Volga-Dnepr’s loading experts to safely position the cargo inside the aircraft.


Cargolux adds to B747F links


service between Atlanta, USA, and Munich, Germany, via its home hub of Luxembourg. It is the first time that


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Cargolux has operated a regular air freight service into Munich – having traditionally relied on trucking services between Luxembourg and the German gateway.


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argolux Airlines has introduced a weekly B747-400 freighter


The all-cargo airline has also added a new direct B747-8 freighter service connecting Hong Kong and the USA’s Rickenbacker airport in Columbus, Ohio, effective June 16, 2013. Finally, Cargolux introduced its first B747-8 freighter service to Brazil on June 16, 2013. The service connects Cargolux’s Luxembourg hub to São Paulo’s Viracopos International airport.


NEWS IN BRIEF


Volga-Dnepr boosts Vatry freighter lift Russian heavy lift air freight provider Volga-Dnepr Airlines is to position up to three of its IL-76TD-90VD freighters at Paris-Vatry International airport with immediate effect.


AF-KLM adds new Abu Dhabi B747F Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo (AF-KLM) has added Abu Dhabi as a new station on its freighter network with a twice-weekly call.


IAG Cargo transports security goods IAG Cargo, the air freight division of British Airways and Iberia, transported a large shipment of high-value specialist security equipment, including body scanners and X-ray machines, for the recent FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013. Approximately 46 tonnes of equipment was consolidated.


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