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Business, Logistics

Apollo-Led Group to Buy Cargo-Hauler Atlas Air for $3.2 Billion

A cargo aircraft operated by Atlas Air at Miami International Airport in Miami. A cargo aircraft operated by Atlas Air at Miami International Airport in Miami. (Eva Marie Uzcategui/Bloomberg News)

An investor group led by Apollo Global Management Inc. is acquiring Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc. for about $3.2 billion, expanding its foray into aircraft leasing and charter flying as demand for air cargo cools from pandemic-era highs.

Julie Johnson | Bloomberg News
August 4, 2022
TCA

Cargo Pilots Set to Take Labor Dispute Outside White House

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WASHINGTON — A group of pilots who ship packages for Amazon and DHL will protest outside the White House in a bid to get President Donald Trump’s attention in a long-running labor dispute.

Alex Daugherty | McClatchy Washington Bureau
April 4, 2017
Business

Atlas Air to Supply FedEx Express with Freighter Aircraft

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Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc., a provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services, has entered into a five-year agreement with FedEx Express to provide it with five 747-400 freighter aircraft for peak flying seasons beginning in 2017 and lasting through 2021.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
August 25, 2016