DSV Expands Transatlantic Air Freight Capacity for
October 26, 2020
The DSV Air Charter Network is adding further capacity to accommodate high
demand during peak season
the week of October 19, New York is added as a destination with part charters
twice weekly from Belgium in Europe. Trucking connections from New York supports
reliable feeding and distribution within the USA.
Also, a weekly round trip flight between Luxemburg and Huntsville (Alabama, USA)
is added to the Air Charter Network’s existing double weekly rotation on that
Mads Ravn, Head of Global Air Freight Procurement at
DSV, explains: “Production is picking up across the transatlantic, and with
belly capacity down by 50% YoY, we are again expanding the DSV Air Charter
Network to meet demand. New York will be added this week with twice weekly part
charters, and we are expanding our capacity on the legacy DSV Panalpina route
from Luxembourg to Huntsville and back with a third weekly rotation.”
charter network offers controlled capacity on key trade lanes and benefits from
using less congested airports such as Luxembourg and Huntsville to ensure faster
turnaround on the ground and reduce the risk of delays.
The service is ideal for handling special cargo such as pharmaceuticals and
medical equipment, microchips, oversized oil and gas equipment, helicopters,
cars, radioactive and explosive cargo as well as high-value goods.