Polar Air Cargo Worldwide Announces Enhancement of Intra-Asia Schedule
Also Increasing Trans-Pacific Connections to United States
PURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc., today announced plans to enhance its 767 Intra-Asia services and 747 Trans-Pacific services starting in early June 2013.
One Boeing 767-300 Freighter will operate between Tokyo, Sydney and Incheon, while a second 767-300F will operate between Taipei, Nagoya and Incheon. With other previously announced routes, this will allow seamless connections to and from the United States.
Polar also announced the addition of two weekly flights between Hong Kong and Cincinnati responding to the market's demand for additional capacity.
"We are continuing to enhance our network to ensure that we meet our customers' demand for capacity. We are very pleased to provide additional critical uplift from Hong Kong to the United States East Coast market," said Thomas Murphy, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide.
About Atlas Air Worldwide:
Atlas Air Worldwide is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc. (Atlas) and Titan Aviation Leasing (Titan), and is the majority shareholder of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. (Polar). Atlas Air Worldwide also maintains a 49% interest in Global Supply Systems Limited (GSS). Through Atlas and Polar, Atlas Air Worldwide operates the world's largest fleet of Boeing 747 freighter aircraft.
Atlas, Titan and Polar offer a range of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating solutions that include ACMI service - in which customers receive an aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance on a long-term basis; CMI service, for customers that provide their own aircraft; express network and scheduled air cargo service; military cargo and passenger charters; commercial cargo and passenger charters; and dry leasing of aircraft and engines.
Atlas Air Worldwide's press releases, SEC filings and other information can be accessed through the Company's home page, www.atlasair.com.
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