Chapman Freeborn, AIA Cargo launch partnership in Ireland ahead of Brexit 

U.K.-headquartered charter broker Chapman Freeborn and cargo services provider and GSA Airbridge International Agencies (AIA) Cargo jointly launched a strategic cooperation in Ireland today. The partnership is intended to extend both companies’ services in Ireland ahead of looming concerns that unresolved Brexit negotiations may impact regional supply chains.  Under the new agreement, Chapman Freeborn now becomes the exclusive partner for all […]

3 logistics companies weigh in on the potential of a ‘no-deal’ Brexit

With peak season upon us and the Brexit deadline creeping ever closer, the anticipation surrounding the potential impact to affected supply chains connecting the United Kingdom to the European Union. is growing uneasily. At present, there have been few updates from U.K. or E.U. officials regarding their progress on trade negotiations, leaving the logistics community […]

Antonov Airlines, Chapman Freeborn move 85-tonne oil-capping stack

Antonov Airlines and United Kingdom-based charter service Chapman Freeborn teamed up to successfully move a capping stack – an 85-tonne piece of equipment used in the event of an oil spill – in a single trip by air for the first time. The trip was made on behalf of Chapman Freeborn’s client, Oil Spill Response […]

Hovering on the Edge: Will airships go mainstream… again?

A light breeze gusted against the enormous hangars that dominate the pastoral skyline of Bedfordshire, like Brobdingnagian relics in Gulliver’s Travels. “The weather was fine,” the post-accident report stated – perfect conditions for the Airlander 10’s second test flight, scheduled for Aug. 24, 2016. In the fields adjacent to the U.K.’s Cardington Airfield, aviation enthusiasts […]

Chapman Freeborn, Volga-Dnepr celebrate Solar Impulse 2’s dénouement

The Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) may have been the first solar-powered aircraft to circumnavigate the globe after touching down in Abu Dhabi on July 26, but it wasn’t exactly alone. To earn this achievement, Si2 had to make multiple stops along the way, and charter carriers Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr were on hand throughout the […]

Chapman Freeborn, RUS Aviation partner to reach underserved areas

Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and UAE based RUS (Reliable Unique Services) Aviation have joined forces to create an exclusive general sales agreement to improve service from Hong Kong to the Middle East and surrounding areas. Since March 1, Chapman Freeborn has been selling in-demand per-kilo shipments from Hong Kong to the UAE, with onward connections via […]

Chapman Freeborn expands in Poland

Chapman Freeborn Airchartering, which currently employs more than 80 people in its Warsaw office, has increased its presence in Poland, opening a new office in Katowice. The group plans to expand its range of products, including cargo and passenger aircraft charters, on-board couriers and centralized load control services via its Air Dispatch CLC subsidiary. Daniel […]

Chapman Freeborn, Airbroker form partnership

Airbroker AS, a Norwegian air transport service with headquarters in Oslo, has partnered with U.K.-based Chapman Freeborn to expand its charter offerings. Chapman Freeborn is the exclusive partner for Airbroker’s charters outside of its home market of Norway, giving clients access to its network of more than 30 locations worldwide. Services will include freighters of […]