Atlas Air Worldwide has signed a multi-year contract with Chapman Freeborn Airchartering to provide Boeing 747-400 freighter service under an ACMI (an aircraft, complete crew, maintenance, and insurance) arrangement starting in April.
Although Chapman Freeborn has a number of 747-series freighters under contract, this is its first 747-400.
Chapman Freeborn has been a customer of Atlas’ for the past 12 years.
“We are glad to partner with Atlas Air,” Chapman Freeborn Chief Executive Officer Russi Batliwala said in a statement. “They share our values and entrepreneurial spirit and are focused on operational excellence, security and outstanding customer service — as are we.” - Jon Ross