Atlas Air places second B747F with Panalpina

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has confirmed an agreement to place a second Boeing B747-400 freighter with Panalpina Air & Ocean Ltd. The multi-year agreement, under which Atlas Air will provide ACMI (aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance) services to Panalpina, was announced on the 20th anniversary of Panalpina’s “Dixie Jet” freighter service connecting Huntsville, Ala., with […]


Atlas Air B747-400F Dixie Jet Panalpina


Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has confirmed an agreement to place a second Boeing B747-400 freighter with Panalpina Air & Ocean Ltd. The multi-year agreement, under which Atlas Air will provide ACMI (aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance) services to Panalpina, was announced on the 20th anniversary of Panalpina’s “Dixie Jet” freighter service connecting Huntsville, Ala., with Europe, which is also operated by a B747-400 Freighter leased from Atlas Air. The second aircraft, to be based at Panalpina’s European hub in Luxembourg, will operate services from Asia and Africa to Europe; Europe to Africa, the Middle East and Asia; and from Asia to the S. It is set to begin operating in early October.