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Southern Air to Launch "Miami-Hong Kong" New Freight Line

  • Author:Cynthia
  • Release Date:2018-04-03
  In April this year,United StatesChina Southern Airlines will begin its weekly all-cargo service through Anchorage between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Hong Kong.

The new planned cargo flights will be serviced by Boeing B777F aircraft.

According to MIA, Hong Kong is the fourth-largest market in Asia, with annual freight exceeding US$500 million.

In 2017, MIA’s trade volume with the entire Asian region was US$7.8 billion, a 16% increase from the US$6.7 billion in 2016.

Lester Sola, Miami-Dade Aviation Director, said, “We are pleased that China Southern Airlines will join our growing airline network in Asia.” This week he will develop business from China and Japan. return.

"As the busiest international cargo airport in the United States, we particularly welcome additional freight services from Hong Kong. After all, Hong Kong is also the world's busiest freight airport," Lester Sola continued.

US Southern Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide, Inc. and will become the sixth airline of MIA to provide full Asian freight services. The top five are: Asiana Airlines (Seoul), Cathay Pacific (Hong Kong), China Airlines (Taipei), Korean Air (Seoul), Polar Airlines (Seoul).