APEX partners Asiana Cargo and launch services to Rickenbacker
SEOUL-BASED freighter operator Asiana Cargo, partnering with international freight forwarder APEX Logistics, has launched weekly scheduled flights between Rickenbacker and Incheon Airport
SEOUL-BASED freighter operator Asiana Cargo, partnering with international freight forwarder APEX Logistics, has launched weekly scheduled flights between Rickenbacker and Incheon Airport.
This follows the completion of the inaugural scheduled flight between Wuhan in central China and Rickenbacker International Airport. It also marks the airline's as well the freight forwarder APEX Logistics' entry into Columbus, Ohio, reports Mumbai's STAT Trade Times.
'APEX Logistics has a long-term vision to grow and connect Asia directly to the Midwest US market through Rickenbacker and Chicago International Airport,' said APEX Americas chief Elsie Qian.
Asiana joins AirBridgeCargo, Cargolux, Cathay Pacific Cargo, China Airlines Cargo, Emirates SkyCargo and Etihad Cargo to operate up to 20 scheduled weekly international flights at Rickenbacker.
'By focusing their growth strategy on Rickenbacker, APEX and Asiana Cargo are able to connect China and key Asian origins directly with nearly half of the US and one-third of the Canadian populations from one convenient, reliable location,' said Columbus Regional Airport Authority CEO Joseph Nardone, who also operates Rickenbacker.