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Air France KLM signs China Southern deal

[ September 16, 2015   //   ]

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo has signed a cargo domain agreement with China Southern Cargo, giving its customers access to the latter’s cargo network in the Asia Pacific region. The Chinese carrier will similarly benefit from AF-KLM’s network in Europe, Africa and the trans-Atlantic regions,
AF-KLM will now be able to serve main cities in Australia and supply main-deck capacity to Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh from the hub at Guangzhou. Use of each other’s ground handling facilities at their hubs will enable a faster and seamless transfer process.
The two carriers’ gain access to their partner’s respective networks through special prorate agreements. They will also intensify their cooperation on the Express and Mail premium products in response to the substantial increase in e-commerce trade between Asia and Europe, and beyond.

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