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August 02, 2015 7:02 AM ET

Air Freight and Logistics

Company Overview of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc.

Company Overview

Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. provides airport-to-airport scheduled air cargo services for freight forwarders and other customers in the United States. The company offers priority services, onward trucking services, ground services, scheduled air cargo services, and cargo management services. It also provides ground handling, route and traffic rights management, and customs services. The company has a strategic partnership with DHL Express. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Purchase, New York. As of November 2, 2001, Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc.

2000 Westchester Avenue

Purchase, NY 10577-2543

United States

Founded in 1993





Key Executives for Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 61
Chief Financial Officer and Staff Vice President
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 52
Chief Human Resources Officer, Senior Vice President, Assistant Secretary and General Counsel
Age: 43
Divisional Senior Vice President of Operating Systems Performance and Quality
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. Key Developments

Thomas Murphy Decides to Retire Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced that Thomas Murphy, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Polar Air Cargo Worldwide (Polar), has decided to retire in August 2014.

Federal Express Charter Programs Team Arrangement Wins Contract for International Airlift Services

Federal Express Charter Programs Team Arrangement, Memphis, Tenn., is being awarded an estimated $145,223,956 modification to previously awarded contract HTC711-13- D-CC02 for international airlift services. Team members include: Air Transport International LLC, Little Rock, Ark.; Atlas Air, Inc., Purchase, N.Y.; Delta Air Lines, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.; Federal Express Corp.; Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc., Purchase, N.Y.; and MN Airlines, LLC, doing business as Sun Country Airlines, Mendota Heights, Minn. Work will be performed at worldwide locations, and is expected to be completed Sept. 30, 2014. Fiscal 2014 Transportation Working Capital Funds are being obligated on individual task orders. The U.S. Transportation Command Directorate of Acquisition, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., is the contracting activity.

Federal Express Corp., Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. and United Parcel Service Co. Win $171 Million Federal Contract

Federal Express Corp. was awarded a share of a $171 million federal contract modification by the U.S. Transportation Command's Directorate of Acquisition, Scott Air Force Base,Ill., for worldwide express small package delivery services. Polar Air Cargo Worldwide Inc. and United Parcel Service Co., Louisville, Ky., shared in the award amount.

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