American Airlines has appointed Air Logistics Group as its Cargo
General Sales Agent (GSA) for its operations in India.
The new GSA representation will bring added benefits to
American’s Cargo customers as the airline continues to expand its cargo
capacity and frequency between the two nations.
US and India two of the world’s
largest exporters and importers of goods and freight
In Winter 2021, American
will launch its first passenger service from Seattle (SEA) to Bengaluru (BLR).
The new route will connect the two major global business and technology hubs
for the first time. American Airlines Cargo has served the Indian market with a
GSA for more than two decades. The United States and India are two of the
world’s largest exporters and importers of goods and freight.
Tim Isik, director cargo sales – Europe, Middle East and Africa, said, “India
is an important market for American’s cargo operations. As we prepare to launch
our new Seattle to Bengaluru service in 2021, we are delighted to be
strengthening our position in India through this exclusive partnership with Air
A local presence a sure-fire way for us
to ensure each customer’s needs are met
Shanna Abbott, GSA contracts manager, American Airlines Cargo,
said, “A local presence is a sure-fire way for us to ensure that each
customer’s needs are being met.”
Sakshi Gupta, country manager, Air Logistics Group, said, “We are excited to
represent American Airlines’ Cargo in India.”
In recent months, American has been increasing its cargo
schedule to move vital cargo supplies to reach communities in need. This
September, its cargo-only schedule will total more than 1,000 flights serving
32 cities across the globe.