Kitty Hawk Cargo, Inc.announced it will open a Dallas/Fort Worth LTL scheduled ground freight regional hub on January 2, 2006. In addition to its current ground network hub in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the new regional hub will enable Kitty Hawk Cargo to offer increased efficiencies and service options to its freight forwarding, logistics and international gateway customers.
Macquarie Rotorcraft to acquire 12-helicopter portfolio from Milestone
AerCap offshoot Milestone Aviation Group (Milestone) has agreed to sell a 12-helicopter portfolio to Macquarie Rotorcraft. The portfolio will comprise a combination of Sikorsky S-92, Airbus H135, Bell 412 and Leonardo AW109, AW139 and AW189 helicopters which are presently on lease to six customers in nine countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and South-East