HNA implements global strategy with Atlas Air
Atlas Air Worldwide announced the ACMI placement of a Boeing B747-400 freighter with Yangtze River Airlines, a subsidiary of the HNA Group, based in Shanghai (China). The B747-400F will be operated by Atlas Air and fly on behalf of Yangtze River Airlines through an aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance agreement.
The new service commences this month (June) and will serve routes between China and the USA.
Atlas Air is a strong and professional air transport capacity provider," said Jevey Zhang, president of cargo business units, Yangtze River Airlines. "It's our pleasure to build a long-term cooperation between Yangtze River Airlines and Atlas Air, and it's a great beginning for the HNA Modern Logistics Group which is launching its global strategy." (ah)