Atlas Air Worldwide expands 747-400F service For Nippon Cargo

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW) has announced that its Atlas Air, Inc. unit has expanded its strategic agreement with Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA), adding 3 nCA-owned Boeing 747-400 Freighters to the existing operation, and bringing the total number of 747-400Fs to five, the company said.

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.