PURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:AAWW) today announced that
Eugene I. Davis has decided to retire from its board of directors.
“Gene has served with distinction as our Chairman for the last 10 years,
a period of profound change, diversification and improvement in our
company, its businesses and prospects. Atlas has become a stronger and
more effective competitor during Gene's tenure and we thank him for his
time and dedication,” said William J. Flynn, Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Davis added that “I am proud of Atlas, its management and the
accomplishment of our company and board over the past decade. I will
continue as an interested shareholder going forward and wish my
colleagues continuing success.”
Mr. Davis will retire from the board of directors at the annual
shareholders meeting of the company scheduled for June 2014.
About Atlas Air Worldwide:
Atlas Air Worldwide is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc. (Atlas) and
Titan Aviation Leasing (Titan), and is the majority shareholder of Polar
Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. (Polar). Atlas Air Worldwide also maintains a
49% interest in Global Supply Systems Limited (GSS). Through Atlas and
Polar, Atlas Air Worldwide operates the world’s largest fleet of Boeing
747 freighter aircraft.
Atlas, Titan and Polar offer a range of outsourced aircraft and aviation
operating services that include ACMI service – in which customers
receive an aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance on a long-term
basis; CMI service, for customers that provide their own aircraft;
express network and scheduled air cargo service; military cargo and
passenger charters; commercial cargo and passenger charters; and dry
leasing of aircraft and engines.
Atlas Air Worldwide’s press releases, SEC filings and other information
can be accessed through the Company’s home page, www.atlasair.com.
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.
Bonnie Rodney (Media),
Dan Loh (Investors), 914-701-8200
Source: Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.