Maersk launches China/Denmark freighters


AP Moller – Maersk has launched a schedule air freight service between Billund, Denmark and Hangzhou, China. It is operating three weekly flights with the first of the shipping and logistics company’s newly converted Boeing 767-300 freighters operated by its Maersk Air Cargo arm.

Maersk’s new air freight hub at Billund includes a 4000sq m import and 13,000sq m export facility with separate areas for cold storage, dangerous goods, scanning and ULD handling.

Maersk also recently launched a new air freight service with scheduled flights between Greenville-Spartanburg, South Carolina (GSP) and Incheon, Korea (ICN) operated by Miami-headquartered cargo airline Amerijet International.

It has also opened a new air freight gateway to serve Chicago O’Hare International and Rockford International airports.