The cargo airline commenced a daily non-stop service between Los Angeles and Hong Kong.
American Airlines Cargo (AA Cargo) has launched a daily nonstop service between Los Angeles (LAX) and Hong Kong (HKG), the airline said.The flight operates with Boeing 777-300 aircraft, which can carry over 40 LD3 containers. The new offering complements the airlineâ€™s existing Dallas/Fort Worth-HKG route, which began in 2014.
â€œWith this new flight, customers in Hong Kong and surrounding regions will now have even greater access to Americanâ€™s network of over 200 destinations in North America and Latin America,â€ the airline said. â€œConnecting through LAX, one of Americanâ€™ key hubs, allows customers the ability to ship cargo to various points across the continent and beyond.â€
AA Cargo added, LAX provides HK customers with direct access to fresh goods and produce, while the U.S. and connecting markets will benefit from access to high-demand commodities in Asia, including mechanical parts, garments and electronics.