SCHIPHOL, Netherlands: The COVID-19 crisis has had a major impact on international aviation worldwide. However, in recent weeks, cargo carrier Air France KLM Martinair Cargo has been able to expand its network. The number of destinations and flight frequencies continues to grow this week.
The company has resumed flights between Singapore and Paris Charles de Gaulle, and between Accra and Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS). This week, it will be adding Bangkok, Panama City and St Martin to the route network operating out of Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG).
Flight frequencies have also been increased for a large number of other destinations. From Paris Charles de Gaulle to New York, Mexico City, Rio de Janeiro, Conakry, Nouakchott, Bangui, Abidjan, Nairobi, Shanghai and Tokyo. And from Amsterdam Schiphol to New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Toronto, Buenos Aires, Dubai, Mumbai, Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Manilla, Osaka and Tokyo.
“With the above changes, our regular range of wide-body belly and full-freighter services now includes 304 weekly frequencies to 67 destinations. Based on market demand, we will continue to grow our cargo network by adding frequencies or (re)opening destinations that are relevant for our customers,” says Gertjan Roelands, SVP Sales & Distribution, who went on to say that the company offers customers a wide range of transportation options such as: belly capacity on passenger flights, cargo-only flights on passenger aircraft, cargo-in-cabin on passenger aircraft, regular full-freighter flights and, finally, a wide range of charter options on passenger aircraft and full freighters.