Atlas Air expands agreement with Nippon Cargo Airlines for 747-400F service

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW) has announced that Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) has added three NCA-owned Boeing 747-400 Freighters to it existing operation, expanding its agreement with Atlas, the company said.

The addition of the three aircraft brings the total number of 747-400Fs operated on behalf of NCA to five.

The incremental aircraft will be operated on key routes across the fast-growing transpacific market, and are scheduled to enter service in April, July and September 2019.

Atlas Air Worldwide is a leading global provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services. It is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc., Southern Air Holdings, Inc. and Titan Aviation Holdings, Inc., and is the majority shareholder of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc.