Panalpina begins new all-cargo air services

Global forwarding and logistics group Panalpina has said it will commence its own-controlled regular airfreight services connecting Luxembourg with destinations including South Africa, Dubai and Hong Kong. It will also cover the transpacific route to Huntsville, Alabama in the US, complementing its existing transatlantic airfreight service, known as ‘Dixie Jet’. The new all-cargo service will […]


Dixie Jet Huntsville Panalpina


Global forwarding and logistics group Panalpina has said it will commence its own-controlled regular airfreight services connecting Luxembourg with destinations including South Africa, Dubai and Hong Kong. It will also cover the transpacific route to Huntsville, Alabama in the US, complementing its existing transatlantic airfreight service, known as ‘Dixie Jet’. The new all-cargo service will be operated by Atlas Air, which signed an ACMI lease agreement (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance, Insurance) for a multi-year period, using a Boeing 747-400F aircraft. It will consist of rotations including Luxembourg to Johannesburg (South Africa), Luxembourg via Dubai to Hong Kong as well as Hong Kong to Luxembourg and Hong Kong to Huntsville.