China Cargo to join SkyTeam

Carrier will be in alliance by June 2013 and plans to be a logistics enterprise


China Cargo Airlines June 2013 largest freighter operator Shanghai Skyteam Cargo Alliance Zhu Yimin


China Cargo Airlines will become the second Chinese carrier to become a member of the SkyTeam Cargo alliance when it formally joins the group by June 2013, according to carrier’s general manager Zhu Yimin. The carrier is the largest freighter operator in China with 19 aircraft. Based in Shanghai, China Cargo has big plans: from a cargo carrier to a logistics enterprise. Among the SkyTeam Cargo members are Aeroflot, Air France-KLM Cargo, Alitalia Cargo, Delta Cargo and Korean Air Cargo.