CargoLogicAir (CLA), the only British all-cargo
airline, is to launch its first scheduled flights on 19 August
2017, providing maindeck services connecting the UK and Mexico.
Twice-weekly Boeing 747-400F flights will depart from CLA’s
base at London Stansted Airport every Wednesday and Saturday.
Flights will operate to Mexico City International Airport via
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
aircraft routing, which sees ABC’s 747 freighter also operating
via Houston, Frankfurt and Abu Dhabi enables CLA to also offer
customers a wide choice of Europe-Mexico, Europe-Middle East and
U.S.-Middle East connections.
In the Middle East,
CargoLogicAir is providing road feeder services to also offer
customers fast deliveries to Dubai International Airport (DXB),
Dubai World Central (DWC) and Sharjah (SHJ). Over Frankfurt, it
will also link up with the global network of its partner airline,
AirBridgeCargo, enabling CLA to offer onward connections to APAC
CargoLogicAir, which will offer a total cargo
capacity of over 200 tonnes a week on its new routes, has also
appointed AEROCHARTER as its GSA partner in Mexico, AirCargoAmericas in the U.S. and AirFreightLogistics in Europe.
CLA was awarded its Air Operator Certificate (AOC) by the UK
Civil Aviation Authority at the start of 2016. Since then, it has
been providing global charter services and supporting ACMI
The launch of its first scheduled route follows the
delivery of CLA’s third Boeing 747 freighter in May 2017. The
airline has reported strong customer demand in the first half of
2017 with its ACMI and charter operations growing 44%
Dmitry Grishin, CEO of CargoLogicAir, said,
“The arrival of our third 747 freighter means we are ready to
begin our scheduled cargo operations and we are confident the
routing we have chosen will appeal strongly to customers moving
car spares, hi-tech, energy, aerospace and healthcare products."
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