Cargojet Airways (Hamilton) has announced the company has entered into a new Air Cargo Service Agreement with United Parcel Service Canada Ltd. (UPS). This Agreement replaces the agreement originally entered into in 2003 to provide domestic overnight air cargo services throughout Canada.
The initial term of the agreement is for a ten-year period with two, three-year renewal options.
Cargojet is Canada’s leading provider of time sensitive overnight air cargo services and carries over 1,000,000 pounds of cargo each business night. Cargojet operates its network across North America each business night, utilizing a fleet of all-cargo aircraft consisting of 5 Boeing 767-300 ER, 5 Boeing 767-200 ER, 5 Boeing 757-200 and 9 Boeing 727-200F aircraft.
Copyright Photo: Chris Sands/AirlinersGallery.com. Cargojet is one of the last operators of the Boeing 727 in Canada. Boeing 727-223 (F) C-GCJY (msn 22460) departs from Calgary.
Transmile Air Services (Subang, Malaysia) is being restructured and rebranded as Raya Airways after its sale to Amrul Nizar Anuar Resources according to The Malaysian. The new owners intend to replace three aging Boeing 727-200F freighters with four newer and larger Boeing 757-200F freighters.
The carrier operates for DHL. The contract was renewed in September.
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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.
With the acquisition of SRX by AmeriJet International, AmeriJet has leased its Boeing 727-2F9 (F) N199AJ (msn 21426) to SRX (Opa-locka and Tashkent). N199AJ prepares to land at Miami. Copyright Photo: Robert Collazo.