News Listings for Lynden Air Cargo

  • Military compassion helps Haiti

    News | 23 Jan 2010 12:00 | Stephen Trimble

    In-flows of food, medical supplies, construction equipment and military troops - mostly from Brazil, Canada and the USA - continued to pour into the rubble of Haiti's earthquake-battered capital at the end of last week.
  • Contracts: 26 September 2006

    News | 25 Sep 2006 23:00

    <P>■ The US Air Force’s Air Mobility Command has awarded Civil Reserve Air Fleet contracts worth more than $2.3 billion for fiscal year 2007. The North American Airlines/Evergreen International Airlines Alliance Contractor Team and a Federal Express Team comprising Air Transport International and Atlas Worldwide Holdings each secured just over $1 billion. Additional recipients include Continental Airlines, Lynden Air Cargo, Miami Air International and UPS. </P> <P>■ Ultra Electronics’ Sonar and Communication Systems business is to provide the UK Royal Air Force with additional Rafael Litening III targeting pods to equip part of its Panavia Tornado GR4 fleet. The £10.4 million ($19.5 million) order builds on an earlier £56 million deal to integrate Litening III sensors with the RAF’s Eurofighter Typhoons. </P> <P>■ Pratt &amp; Whitney has been awarded a $455 million US Air Force contract for the Lot 6 production of 48 F119 engines for the Lockheed Martin F-22 fighter by December 2006.