Cargolux 747-400F. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. Qatar Airways signed an agreement with Cargolux International Airlines to acquire a 35% holding in Europe's largest all-cargo carrier. CEO Akbar El Baker last month revealed that the company was negotiating an acquisition of around one-third of Cargolux (ATW Daily News, May 4).  The equity purchase is part of a wider agreement that cements close commercial cooperation between the carriers. The transaction was signed Thursday in ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Qatar Airways inks agreement to buy 35% Cargolux stake" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.