|Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. Unit Names Brian Munson Regional Manager, ACMI/Charter Customer Solutions & Service Asia Pacific|
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 -- Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (AAWW) (Nasdaq: AAWW), a leading provider of global air cargo assets and services, today announced that its Atlas Air, Inc. subsidiary has named Brian Munson as Regional Manager ACMI/Charter Customer Solutions & Service for the Asia Pacific region.
“Brian will be a valuable addition to our team in Asia; his deep domain expertise and more than ten years experience in the region will help us ensure that we are delivering superior solutions and service to our ACMI and Charter customers,” said Graham Perkins, Atlas Air Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Asia - Pacific.
Mr. Munson, a seven-year AAWW employee and 15-year veteran of the air cargo industry, will manage all Atlas Air Charter sales and services in the region, as well as support ACMI (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance & Insurance) customer service and account management activities. Brian will be based out of Atlas Air's regional office in Hong Kong.
Prior to his new role, Mr. Munson was the Regional Manager Station Operations & Product Delivery, China & North Asia for Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc., an operating unit of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings.
Atlas Air is dedicated to providing customers unequalled access to the best air cargo solutions, including the most-efficient, best-performing freighter available today, the Boeing 747-400F. And Atlas is continuing to drive innovation within the industry, with its order for 12 next-generation B747-8F aircraft. Customers around the world rely on Atlas Air for unmatched service and operational excellence.
About Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.:
AAWW is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc. (Atlas Air) and Titan Aviation Leasing Limited (Titan), and is the majority shareholder of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. (Polar). Through Atlas Air and Polar, AAWW operates the world's largest fleet of Boeing 747 freighter aircraft.
Atlas Air, Titan and Polar offer a range of air cargo services that include ACMI aircraft leasing - in which customers receive a dedicated aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance on a long-term lease basis - express network and scheduled air cargo service, military charters, commercial cargo charters, and dry leasing of aircraft.
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