MAB Kargo charters oil-and-gas equipment to Malaysia

Yesterday, MAB Kargo, cargo subsidiary of Malaysian Airlines, chartered 72 tonnes of cargo for an oil-and-gas company under Azerbaijani-based partner airline Silkway West’s call sign. Flight 7L9203 took off in Leipzig(LEJ), paused in Baku(GYD) and reached its final destination in Bintulu Airport (BTU) in Malaysia. “The oil-and-gas industry’s charters have always been very challenging and […]

Flexport prepares first charter flight with Atlas

It’s been only two and a half years since Flexport began operations as an online forwarder, but they have already reached a major milestone by chartering a 747 freighter flight from Hong Kong (HKG) to Los Angeles (LAX). Since we are in mid-November, Flexport is also getting a taste of life for forwarders at peak […]

ACS sees rising demand for charter services

U.K.-based aircraft charter company Air Charter Service (ACS) Group announced a 9 percent increase in charter flights, year-over-year, for the first half of its fiscal year, ending July 31st. The company arranged “more than 5,800 contracts to the end of July,” said Justin Bowman, ACS Group’s CEO. “We’re very pleased with this continued growth, as […]