Top News on Atlas Air

  • Shrinking Jumbos: Top Ten 747-400 fleets still in service


    747-400s are out of production and being phased out, but there's much life left in the type


  • Other News for Atlas Air

  • Spanish team reaches UAV autonomy milestone


    ​A bid to make Spain’s Andalusia region a leading aerospace technology power has reached a noteworthy milestone, with...


  • Germany's Atlas hands over first Europe-based Citation M2


    German business aviation service provider and Cessna dealership, Atlas Air Service has delivered the first...


  • USAF chooses Lm2 simulator motion modifier for KC-135 training


    ​Belgium-based technology company AWx has sold its patented flight simulation motion modifier – known as Lm2 – to the...


  • News Listings for Atlas Air

  • ​Polar sees opportunities as it adds sixth 747-8F

    News | 23 Feb 2015 12:39 | Martin Rivers

    Polar Air Cargo Worldwide will deploy a sixth Boeing 747-8F in March ahead of plans to add one or two new scheduled destinations in 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Polar-sees-opportunities-as-it-adds-sixth-747-8F-409329/
  • Spanish team reaches UAV autonomy milestone

    News | 19 Feb 2015 16:33 | Dan Thisdell

    ​A bid to make Spain’s Andalusia region a leading aerospace technology power has reached a noteworthy milestone, with the flight of a 45kg unmanned aircraft to 20km beyond visual range, in segregated airspace.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Spanish-team-reaches-UAV-autonomy-milestone-409249/
  • Shrinking Jumbos: Top Ten 747-400 fleets still in service

    News | 06 Feb 2015 09:17 | Dan Thisdell

    747-400s are out of production and being phased out, but there's much life left in the typehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Shrinking-Jumbos-Top-Ten-747-400-fleets-still-in-service-408753/
  • Germany's Atlas hands over first Europe-based Citation M2

    News | 13 Jan 2015 16:42 | Kate Sarsfield

    German business aviation service provider and Cessna dealership, Atlas Air Service has delivered the first European-based Citation M2 to a company in Forchtenberg, south west Germany.   The handover on 12 January comes around six months after the light business jet received validation from the European Aviation Safety Authority and a year after the seven-seat twin entered service in the USA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germanys-Atlas-hands-over-first-Europe-based-Citation-M2-407857/
  • FAA: Flutter resurfaces as 747-8 safety threat

    News | 16 Dec 2014 20:02 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A proposed airworthiness directive from the US Federal Aviation Administration reveals flutter can develop on both passenger and freighter versions of the Boeing 747-8, and can occur regardless of how much fuel is in the aft fuel tank.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-Flutter-resurfaces-as-747-8-safety-threat-407173/
  • Fish, flowers and fruit push broad freight uptick: Atlas CFO

    News | 11 Nov 2014 22:03 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The recent upswing in the global air freight market is showing strength across a variety of industries, suggesting a “broad based” recovery is gaining traction, says a top executive at Atlas Air Worldwide.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fish-flowers-and-fruit-push-broad-freight-uptick-Atlas-CFO-405928/