Atlas Air expands in New York and to create an additional 100 jobs

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has renewed and extended its corporate headquarters lease in Purchase, New York.

The company’s plans in New York include creating 100 additional jobs and enhancing headquarters offices to accommodate its growing employee base and strategic business growth.

Atlas Air Worldwide has maintained its headquarters in New York since 2000.

“New York is our home and we are excited to strengthen our ties and expand our company in this dynamic, thriving state,” said William J. Flynn, chairman and CEO of Atlas Air Worldwide.

“We will continue to grow our team of talented, world-class, customer-focused employees in New York and throughout our global network.”

Atlas currently employs 568 professionals in New York. Atlas expects to retain those positions and create 100 additional jobs in New York over the next five years. Globally, the company employs more than 3,500 aviation professionals.

In addition to its New York headquarters, the company maintains operations centres near Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, in Anchorage, Alaska, and Hong Kong; a training center in Miami, Florida; and key logistics centers around the world, including John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, to support its global network.