World Airways to Operate Boeing 747-400 Freighter for CargoluxMay 19, 2010
PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (May 19, 2010) – World Airways, a subsidiary of Global Aviation Holdings, Inc., has signed an agreement with Cargolux to operate one Boeing 747-400 aircraft on a full-time basis for air cargo service beginning October 2010 through June 2011.
Cargolux is one of the leading cargo airlines worldwide, operating scheduled and charter services on a network covering all continents. The company offers 40 years of experience and, measured in tonne-kilometers flown, today ranks in 8th position worldwide. It is the largest all-cargo airline in Europe. Cargolux uses a fleet of 15 B747-400 freighter aircraft to move valuable and time-sensitive commodities on a worldwide network covering more than 90 destinations.
"World Airways is proud to be a service provider to such an established, quality cargo carrier, and we look forward to an excellent partnership between our two companies.” said Hendrik Falk, Vice President Cargo Sales for Global Aviation Holdings, Inc.
World Airways, a subsidiary of Global Aviation Holdings, Inc., is a U.S.-certificated air carrier providing customized transportation services for major international passenger and cargo carriers, international freight forwarders, the United States military and international leisure tour operators. Founded in 1948, World Airways operates a fleet of wide-body aircraft to meet the specialized needs of its customers. For more information, go to www.glah.com.