German cargo joint venture AeroLogic will begin scheduled services at the end of June following the arrival of its first Boeing 777 Freighter.

The aircraft (D-AALA), which arrived on 13 May, is one of eight to be delivered to the carrier - a partnership between Lufthansa Cargo and DHL Express.

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AeroLogic will start operations on 29 June once it secures its operating licence. It will take delivery of a second 777F in July and two more in December. The carrier, based at Leipzig-Halle, intends to use the aircraft on European-Asian routes.

Source: Flight International