SOURCE: Global Aero Logistics Inc.

September 05, 2007 13:55 ET

MacKinney, President of World Air Holdings, Moves to Strategic Advisory Role at Global Aero Logistics

INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwire - September 5, 2007) - Global Aero Logistics Inc. today announced that Jeff MacKinney, most recently the President of World Air Holdings, Inc., will resign from that position on Sept. 23rd, 2007, but will continue working with Global in a strategic advisory role. As a consultant, he will actively assist the Company in the integration process related to its recent acquisition of World Air Holdings, Inc. on Aug. 14, 2007.

Global Aero Logistics Inc. is the parent company of ATA Airlines, Inc., World Airways, Inc. and North American Airlines, Inc.

About Global Aero Logistics Inc.

In its 34th year of operations, ATA offers affordable scheduled service travel from destinations such as Guadalajara, Cancun, Hawaii, Oakland, Chicago, New York, Dallas/Ft. Worth and Washington, DC. Through connecting Southwest Airlines codeshare flights, ATA now serves customers in more than 60 markets. ATA is also a leading passenger charter airline serving the U.S. military and many other government and commercial customers. ATA operates a fleet of 29 aircraft and has approximately 2,500 employees. For more information, visit www.ata.com.

World Airways, Inc. is a U.S.-certificated air carrier providing customized transportation services for major international passenger and cargo carriers, international freight forwarders, the U.S. military and international leisure tour operators. Founded in 1948, World operates a fleet of 17 wide-body aircraft to meet the specialized needs of its customers. For more information, visit www.worldairways.com.

North American Airlines, Inc. is a U.S.-certificated air carrier offering air transportation services throughout the world for the U.S. military and commercial customers. Founded in 1989, North American operates a fleet of 10 aircraft in charter and scheduled service. For more information, visit www.flynaa.com.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Maya Wagle
    Global Aero Logistics Inc.
    317-282-2659

    Steve Forsyth
    World Airways, Inc.
    770-632-8322