Top News on Atlas Air

  • IN FOCUS: Rating the prospects of the 747-8 Freighter


    The 747-8 Freighter has entered service, but is it a new paradigm for cargo or merely a white elephant?


  • Other News for Atlas Air

  • VIDEO: Seahawks 747-8F to back team's Super Bowl bid


    ​Boeing is intending to fly a promotional 747-8F on 30 January in support of Seattle’s bid to win the American...


  • ANALYSIS: Tough times for 747-8


    The 747-8 tends to stand apart in Boeing's product line-up, but lately it has been for all the wrong reasons. As...


  • IN FOCUS: Middle Eastern carriers partner on MRO


    Middle Eastern operators join forces for more-efficient MRO support


  • News Listings for Atlas Air

  • ​ANALYSIS: Bellyhold favoured over freighters in Europe

    News | 26 Mar 2014 14:40 | Michael Gubisch

    European airlines are cutting back their freighter fleets as they aim to transport more cargo on passenger aircraft. But the growing focus on belly freight – while Middle Eastern counterparts are gaining ground in the freighter arena – does not automatically mean that the continent’s carrier are retreating from the cargo market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Bellyhold-favoured-over-freighters-in-Europe-397431/
  • Qatar to launch Stansted cargo service in May

    News | 03 Mar 2014 17:24 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Qatar Airways is to begin a five-times-weekly cargo service from Doha to London Stansted on 2 May.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qatar-to-launch-Stansted-cargo-service-in-May-396519/
  • IAG Cargo evaluates wider co-operation with Qatar Airways

    News | 07 Feb 2014 11:43 | Michael Gubisch

    IAG-owned British Airways is to focus its cargo operations on temperature-sensitive belly freight, with pure freighter flights being conducted by partners such as fellow Oneworld carrier Qatar Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAG-Cargo-evaluates-wider-co-operation-with-Qatar-Airways-395670/
  • Atlas Air issues $141m Ex-Im bond

    News | 05 Feb 2014 16:39 | Olivier Bonnassies

    US cargo operator Atlas Air has issued a $141 million US Export-Import Bank-guaranteed bond to refinance a Boeing 747-8F delivery.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Atlas-Air-issues-141m-Ex-Im-bond-395593/
  • VIDEO: Seahawks 747-8F to back team's Super Bowl bid

    News | 30 Jan 2014 16:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Boeing is intending to fly a promotional 747-8F on 30 January in support of Seattle’s bid to win the American football Super Bowl title.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Seahawks-747-8F-to-back-teams-Super-Bowl-bid-395420/
  • Atlas Air could face difficulty placing 747-8Fs: Analysts

    News | 23 Jan 2014 19:18 | Kristin Majcher

    ​Atlas Air Worldwide could have difficulties finding new contracts for the three 747-8 freighters that will be returned by British Airways in April as the airline exits the dedicated cargo market, analysts say.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Atlas-Air-could-face-difficulty-placing-747-8Fs-Analysts-395174/