Tag: John Dietrich

Atlas Air and Turkish Airlines Provide Humanitarian Supplies for Earthquake Victims

Atlas Air, Inc., a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced an Atlas Air 747-8F departed from Washington Dulles International Airport carrying tons of humanitarian and relief supplies for earthquake victims in Turkey and Syria. The two companies, along with the Turkish Embassy, ...

Atlas Air Takes Delivery of Boeing’s Final 747 Production Aircraft

Atlas Air, Inc., a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. today announced it has taken delivery of the final 747 ever to be produced by Boeing. The delivery of this aircraft is the last of four new Boeing 747-8 Freighters Atlas ordered in January 2021. Atlas Air will operate this air...

Atlas Air Worldwide Shareholders Approve Proposed Acquisition

Atlas Air Worldwide, a leading global provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services, today announced that its shareholders voted to approve the Company’s pending acquisition by an investor group led by funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, Inc., together with i...

Atlas Air Takes Delivery of First of Four New Boeing 777-200 Freighters

[caption id="attachment_40212" align="alignright" width="372"] 777F_Atlas-MSC Air Cargo Delivery Event[/caption] Atlas Air, Inc., a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc., today announced it has taken delivery of a Boeing 777-200 Freighter, which it will operate on behalf of its custome...

Atlas Air Takes Delivery of New Boeing 747-8 Freighter

Atlas Air, Inc., a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. today announced it has taken delivery of a Boeing 747-8 Freighter. This aircraft is the third of four new Boeing 747-8 Freighters Atlas Air ordered in January 2021 and is the first of two 747-8Fs Atlas Air will operate for its cu...

Atlas Air Takes Delivery of New Boeing 747-8 Freighter

Atlas Air, Inc., a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc., today announced it has taken delivery of a Boeing 747-8 Freighter. As previously announced, this is the second of four new 747-8 Freighters ordered by Atlas Air in 2021. These are the last 747-8 Freighters ever to be produced...

Atlas Air Worldwide to be acquired by investor group led by Apollo

Atlas Air Worldwide today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an investor group (“the Consortium”) led by funds managed by affiliates of Apollo together with investment affiliates of J.F. Lehman & Company and Hill City Capital in an all-cash transactio...

William Flynn to retire as CEO of Atlas Air at the end of 2019, John Dietrich to take the helm

Atlas Air Worldwide said today that president and chief executive officer (CEO) William Flynn will retire from the company effective 1 January, 2020 and will be replaced by John Dietrich – current executive vice president (EVP) and chief operating officer (COO). On his retirement, Flynn (pictu...

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