Top News on Atlas Air

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  • 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...


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

    News | 01 Jul 2014 14:18 | David Learmount

    ​Belgium-based technology company AWx has sold its patented flight simulation motion modifier – known as Lm2 – to the US Air Force to equip its Boeing KC-135 simulator training organisation at Scott Air Force Base.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-chooses-Lm2-simulator-motion-modifier-for-KC-135-training-400950/
  • Atlas Air to operate sixth 747-400F for DHL

    News | 05 Jun 2014 14:25 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Atlas Air will operate another Boeing 747-400F freighter for DHL Express from mid-June, giving the express shipping company additional capacity from Asia, says a 5 June Atlas media release.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Atlas-Air-to-operate-sixth-747-400F-for-DHL-400124/
  • People Express details future plans for AOC

    News | 30 May 2014 18:56 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Start-up People Express still plans to obtain its own operating certificate, even as it announces today it will launch its first flights in June to be operated by charter carrier Vision Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/People-Express-details-future-plans-for-AOC-399867/
  • China Airlines pays $90m to settle cargo price-fixing case

    News | 09 May 2014 15:02 | Kristin Majcher

    ​Taiwan’s China Airlines will pay $90 million to firms that purchased air cargo shipping services to settle out of a cargo price fixing case, a release from Washington-based law firm Hausfeld shows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-Airlines-pays-90m-to-settle-cargo-price-fixing-case-399105/
  • Atlas Air places two 747-8s with DHL Express

    News | 01 May 2014 23:34

    ​Atlas Air has placed two Boeing 747-8F with DHL Express under aircraft, crews, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) agreements, says the carrier's  president and chief executive William Flynn during a 1 May earnings call.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Atlas-Air-places-two-747-8s-with-DHL-Express-398812/
  • Atlas Air grows Q1 operating profit to $28m

    News | 01 May 2014 13:07 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has grown its first quarter operating profit to $28.1 million, up 24.5% from a year ago.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Atlas-Air-grows-Q1-operating-profit-to-28m-398790/