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Yangtze River Freighters Provide New Cargo Service to China

Wed January 4, 2017

Released by the Halifax International Airport Authority.

This news release was originally sent out on January 3, 2017.

Just when it looked like Halifax Stanfield was set to close the books on a highly successful lobster export season, HIAA announced today that a new cargo carrier, Yangtze River Express Airlines, will serve Halifax beginning Saturday, January 7, 2017.

A Boeing 747-400 freighter aircraft will depart Halifax Stanfield at 6:50 pm that day, the first of five additional cargo flights operating on a charter basis between Canada and China in the month of January. Continue reading...

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