Under the agreement, WFS will handle 9,500 tonnes of cargo annually for AirBridgeCargo, carried onboard 100 Boeing 747-400ERF freighter flights.
'AirBridgeCargo is an important and growing customer of WFS globally. Through multiple contracts in the US and Europe, we are consistently proving our ability to deliver the service excellence ABC demands for its customers, as well as our expertise in supporting the airline's portfolio of special cargoes services, including for pharmaceuticals and oversized shipments,' said WFS vice president Mike Simpson.
The airline and its customers are the first to benefit from WFS investment in a new cargo terminal and handling systems in Atlanta and we are delighted to welcome them as our launch client,' said Mr Simpson.
Said ABC sales chief Caroline Pappas: '2020 put air cargo at the forefront, showing its ability for resilience and agility. Together with reliable and trustworthy partners, such as WFS is, we are happy to contribute with high-quality services for our customers, both in the USA and beyond, especially for special cargoes, such as healthcare, high-tech, and e-com,'
'Together with WFS, we will be able to offer dedicated logistics solutions and a quality level our customers and market expect us to have. Through the capabilities of the new terminal, we will support our existing customers from various industries, as well as attract new ones,' said Ms Pappas.