about the safety and security of road transport have prompted independent UK
freight operator Coyne Airways to reinforce its services to Iraq with a new
this year the carrier began a twice-weekly operation on the Dubai-Baghdad route
using Ilyushin Il-76 and Antonov An-12 aircraft.
has now added a similar twice-weekly direct service from Kuwait to the Iraqi
capital, claiming that it can offer rates which can compete with those for
Airways chief Larry Coyne says: “The danger and unreliability of road convoys
into Iraq has significantly increased demand for air cargo services from