Aircraft Will Fly Between Mid-East, Europe, And South
World Airways, a subsidiary of
Global Aviation Holdings, has reached an agreement with Emirates
SkyCargo to operate one Boeing 747-400 freighter on a full-time
basis beginning this month. Under the agreement, World will provide
scheduled services linking Dubai with Frankfurt and Sao Paulo twice
a week, with an additional weekly round-trip flight between Dubai
"World Airways is proud to provide Emirates with our newest
Boeing 747-400 freighter service on this important trade lane,"
said Brian Bauer, Chief Commercial Officer. "Emirates is an
industry leader in international cargo and passenger service, and
we look forward to excellent cooperation between our two
"Since Emirates SkyCargo commenced our twice weekly freighter
services to Sao Paulo six months ago, we have facilitated the
growth in trade between South America and the Middle East," said
Ram Menen, Emirates Divisional Senior Vice President Cargo, of the
34 percent growth in Brazilian exports to the Arab nations in 2010.
"This latest addition to our modern fleet will enable this trade to
continue to flourish."