Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Air Freight Carrier AA Cargo Expands on Home Turf

Brand New Facility for Hartsfield-Jackson
Shipping News Feature

US – American Airlines Cargo has expanded its operations at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) with a brand-new, 12,000 square foot facility for the air freight specialist. In the second such expansion at the site in just the past two years, the new location, within the airport’s north cargo facility, sees additions to the management team and a fully dedicated staff in a move to help reduce loading and unloading processing times for customers.

Cargo service in Atlanta is available for the following AA Cargo products: Priority Parcel Service (PPS), ConfirmedFS and ExpediteFS. These services include a variety of trucking options to major American Airlines hubs: Dallas/Fort Worth, Chicago, Charlotte, N.C., Philadelphia and Miami, as well as Raleigh, N.C. Each of these locations offer customers more connecting opportunities to international destinations throughout Asia, Europe and Latin America.

AA Cargo’s appointed freight handler in Atlanta is Swissport Cargo Services located at 3400, North Innerloop Road, Hapeville, GA 30354 and Tom Cartwright, Cargo’s senior manager of field operations commented on the move, saying:

“This new location will allow us to process cargo more efficiently, providing the best possible experience our customers expect and deserve. We are excited that our customers will now benefit from the extensive trucking networking, along with our dedicated facility.”