Atlas Air Prevails in Court Ruling Against Pilot Union for Illegal Slowdown

July 8, 2019 - Unanimous Appellate Court Decision Upholds Preliminary Injunction Against International Brotherhood of Teamsters  PURCHASE, N.Y. – Atlas Air, Inc. and Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. (collectively, “Atlas” or the “Company”), subsidiaries of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW), today said that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has affirmed a federal... Read More >

Atlas Air Worldwide Announces Leadership Transition Plan

July 2, 2019 - William J. Flynn to Become Chairman of the Board on January 1, 2020 John W. Dietrich to Become President and Chief Executive Officer PURCHASE, N.Y. – Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer William J. (Bill) Flynn will retire from the company effective January 1, 2020, after... Read More >

Southern Air Prevails Against Pilot Union In Labor Arbitration

June 13, 2019 - Union Ordered to Promptly Participate in Merger Process for New Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement Positive Step Toward Company’s Goal of Increasing Pilot Pay as Soon as Possible PURCHASE, N.Y. – Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW) today confirmed that its subsidiary, Southern Air, Inc., has prevailed in an important arbitration against the union that represents... Read More >

Atlas Air Sets Record Straight on Inaccurate Story

June 12, 2019 - Today, the Miami Herald posted a story that irresponsibly and inaccurately ties the tragedy of Flight 3591, and the colleagues we lost to ongoing contract negotiations. In the story, Union leaders wrongly cast doubt on the experience and training some of their fellow pilots. This is just wrong. Our complete response to the Miami Herald... Read More >

AtlasAir5YPilots.com Officially Launches

June 6, 2019 - Company Reiterates Commitment to New Contract that Increases Pilot Pay PURCHASE, N.Y. – Atlas Air, Inc. today officially launched a new website – AtlasAir5YPilots.com – dedicated to sharing the latest information about negotiations to reach a Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement (JCBA) covering pilots at Atlas Air and Southern Air, Inc.  The new site details the... Read More >

Atlas Air Sets Record Straight

May 22, 2019 - Atlas Air, Inc. is calling on its pilot union, the Airline Professionals Association, Teamsters Local 1224, to put aside ongoing protests and work with the company to achieve a new Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement (JCBA) that increases pay for its pilots. These protest efforts are common tactics that are often used by Union Leadership to... Read More >

Our Commitment to Safety

April 5, 2019 - Statement from Bill Flynn, Chief Executive Officer, Atlas Air Worldwide Our commitment to safety is the foundation of everything we do at Atlas Air. We thank our dedicated crew of more than 2,000 pilots and 1,500 ground staff for sharing this commitment and putting it into practice every day. Atlas proudly serves the air cargo... Read More >

Atlas Air Worldwide Confirms Ratification of Interim Agreement With Southern Air Pilots

August 9, 2018 - PURCHASE, N.Y. — Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW) today said that pilots employed by its Southern Air, Inc. subsidiary have ratified an agreement between Southern Air and Local 1224 of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) for interim enhancements to the collective bargaining agreement between the parties. The interim agreement increases pay rates... Read More >

Atlas Air and Polar Air Cargo Granted Preliminary Injunction

November 30, 2017 - PURCHASE, N.Y. — Atlas Air, Inc. and Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc., subsidiaries of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (Nasdaq:AAWW), today learned that their (collectively, “Atlas” or the “Company”) request for a preliminary injunction against the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division, and Local Union No. 1224 (collectively, the “IBT”) has... Read More >

Atlas Air Worldwide Acquires Southern Air

April 7, 2016 - Immediately Accretive, Strategically Compelling, Highly Complementary 777 and 737 Aircraft Platforms Provide Foundation for Additional Growth PURCHASE, N.Y. – Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: AAWW) today said it has completed its acquisition of privately held Southern Air Holdings, Inc., a premier provider of intercontinental and domestic CMI (crew, maintenance and insurance) services, in an... Read More >


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Investor Relations: Dan Loh, InvestorRelations@atlasair.com, +1 914 701 8200

Media: Debbie Coffey, CorpCommunications@atlasair.com, +1 914 701 8951