Category Archives: Allied Air Cargo

Allied Air Cargo Boeing 727-200 freighter overruns the runway on landing at Accra, Ghana

Allied Air Cargo (Lagos) cargo flight from Lagos to Accra, Ghana overran the runway on landing at Accra yesterday (June 2). Flight 3, on landing at Kotoka International Airport, ran off the runway end through the security fence and across a main road, hitting a small bus with 10 people, killing all on board. The four crew members suffered minor injuries. The flight was operated by Boeing 727-221 (F) 5N-BJN (msn 22540). The airframe was originally delivered to Pan Am as N368PA “Clipper Goodwill” on May 26, 1982.

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World Airways has been operating two McDonnell Douglas MD-11F freighters for the African carrier.

Copyright Photo: Sister-ship 5N-JNR is seen at Miami.

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Allied Air extends contract for two World Airways MD-11F freighters

World Airways (Atlanta) has extended its cooperation with Allied Air Cargo for the lease of two McDonnell Douglas MD-11F aircraft beginning in January 2012 for service between Europe and various cities in Africa. World Airways, a subsidiary of Global Aviation Holdings Inc., began operating aircraft for Allied Air in October 2008.

Allied Air is a Nigerian all-cargo airline operating four Boeing 727 freighters in addition to the two MD-11 freighters leased from World Airways. Allied works closely with its worldwide sales agent, ANA Aviation Services, to provide scheduled flights and ad hoc charter services. Allied Air carries more than 400 tons per week of fresh flowers and vegetables from both Kenya and Uganda to the major European markets in Holland and the United Kingdom.

Copyright Photo: Ken Petersen.

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World Airways expands its contract with ANA-Allied Air Cargo

World Airways (Atlanta) has expanded its cooperation with ANA-Allied Air Cargo to include a second MD-11F aircraft for service through December 2011 between Europe and various cities in Africa. World Airways, a subsidiary of Global Aviation Holdings, Inc., began operating aircraft for ANA-Allied Air in October 2008.

Allied Air is a Nigerian all-cargo airline that operates four Boeing 727 freighters in addition to the two MD-11 freighters leased from World Airways. Allied works closely with its worldwide sales agent, ANA Aviation Services, to provide scheduled flights and ad hoc charter services. Allied Air carries more than 400 tons per week of fresh flowers and vegetables from both Kenya and Uganda to the major European markets in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

Copyright Photo: Ken Petersen. McDonnell Douglas MD-11F N279WA (msn 48756) prepares to depart from New York (JFK).

World Airways extends contract with Allied Air

 

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World Airways (Atlanta) has extended its contract with Allied Air Cargo (Lagos) to operate a McDonnell Douglas MD-11F freighter now through December 2011. The MD-11F operates on a cargo route from Ostend to Lagos onward to Nairobi and then return for Allied. Allied currently operates four Boeing 727-200F freighters. The contract started on October 1, 2008.

 

Press release:

finance.yahoo.com/news/World-Airways-Extends-prnews-332390974.html?x=0&.v=1