Air Partner

Chapman Freeborn appoints new president Americas

By Damian Brett

Air charter company Chapman Freeborn has appointed David McCown as president of its Americas business. McCown joins Chapman Freeborn following…

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Russian fleet sanctions squeezing capacity

By Rebecca Jeffrey

Sanctions imposed on Russian aircraft fleets are further squeezing air cargo capacity in an already constrained market. Pierre Van Der…

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Broker Air Partner set to be bought in $107m deal

By Damian Brett

Private aviation firm Wheels Up Experience Inc has reached an agreement to buy UK-based charter broker Air Partner. Under the…

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Van Der Stichele switches to Air Partner

By Damian Brett

Pierre Van Der Stichele has moved to charter broker Air Partner from rival Chapman Freeborn to head up the firm’s…

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Broker predicts rise in UK air cargo demand as Covid isolation cases surge

By Damian Brett

Charter broker Air Partner is expecting an increase in UK air cargo flights as supply chains come under pressure from…

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Stuck box ship partially re-floated as air cargo remains poised

By Damian Brett

The huge containership that has been blocking the Suez Canal for more than a week has been partially re-floated. Earlier…

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Modal shift to air to continue as ocean shipping faces ongoing crunch

By Damian Brett

Current modal shift from ocean to air is expected to continue as chaos in the container shipping industry is expected…

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Air cargo charter demand picks up due to ocean freight issues

By Damian Brett

Charter broker Air Partner has reported a 50% increase in demand as a result of ocean freight supply chain issues….

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Air Partner adds its first African office

By Damian Brett

Charter broker Air Partner has opened its first office in South Africa as it looks to capitalise on “record growth”…

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Air Partner performance boosted by airfreight operations and repatriation flights

By Kate Sarsfield, FlightGlobal

The strong demand for airfreight transport, group travel and repatriation flights during the coronavirus pandemic helped to bolster the performance…

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