All Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) articles

  • News

    ATSG reports higher Q3 results on Omni acquisition


    ​Air Transport Services Group, a provider of medium wide-body aircraft leasing, contracted air transportation and related services, reported higher third quarter results after it integrated charter carrier Omni Air International, which it acquired late last year.

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    Air cargo woes endure amid US-China spat


    There are few signs that the air freight market will find any relief from the tough market conditions seen so far in 2019, as the trade spat between the USA and China, and a slowing global economy, dent demand.

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    ATSG adds four leases to UPS amid Q2 loss


    ​​Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) reports a loss of $26 million during the second quarter while the announcement of new aircraft leases to the United Parcel Service (UPS) underscore its assurances to investors that its core business remains on a path to growth.

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    ANALYSIS: ATSG profits rise as 767F fleet balloons


    ​Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) continues to acquire more Boeing 767s, riding a wave of demand for package shipments that pushed the company to a $69.3 million 2018 net profit, up nearly four times from 2017.

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    ATSG expands leasing and equity deal with Amazon


    ​Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) will lease an additional 10 Boeing 767-300 Freighters to Amazon, while granting the e-commerce giant additional warrants that will allow Amazon to own a greater share of ATSG.

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    ATSG delivers more freighters amid tight market for used 767s


    Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) recently delivered another seven Boeing 767 Freighters, making good on commitments to airline customers despite a tight market for used 767s, the company says.

  • News

    ATSG expands 767 fleet with $845m purchase of Omni Air


    ​US air cargo company Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) has closed its $845 million purchase of Omni Air International, a charter carrier that operates a fleet of Boeing widebodies.

  • News

    ATSG agrees to purchase Omni Air


    US air cargo company Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) has signed an agreement to acquire Tulsa-based charter operator Omni Air International for $845 million in cash.

  • News

    ATSG-Precision A321 Freighter on track for 2019 deliveries


    ​US air cargo company Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) still aims to receive type certification for its Airbus A321 converted freighter by 2019, says chief executive Joe Hete.

  • Bill Flynn

    INTERVIEW: Bill Flynn, chief executive, Atlas Air


    To understand the scope of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings' ongoing business transformation, look no further than Amazon One – a Boeing 767-300ER Freighter with registration N1997A.

  • News

    A321 freighter conversion proposed by US venture


    ​Modification specialist Precision Aircraft Solutions is to offer a freight conversion programme for Airbus A321s, becoming the latest firm to propose a cargo option for the twinjet.

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    ANALYSIS: How US air cargo players embraced e-commerce


    It seems possible 2016 could mark a major turning point by North American air cargo companies as they begin to embrace the booming business of e-commerce.

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    VIDEO: Amazon releases video of branded 767F


    ​Online retailer Amazon has released an image of its first branded Boeing 767-300ER freighter, an aircraft that is being operated for Amazon by Atlas Air.

  • News

    Amazon signs 20-aircraft lease deal with ATSG


    ​Cargo carrier Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) has reached an agreement to operate 20 Boeing 767 freighters for online retailer Amazon, a move that expands Amazon’s reach into the package delivery business.