KUALA LUMPUR, 26 FEBRUARY 2013 – Keeping in line with their strategies to expand their network reach, MASkargo and Silk Way Airlines of Azerbaijan have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation that will strengthen their competitive edge within the aviation industry. The agreement paves the way for greater collaboration between the airlines on cargo space agreements, ground handling and line maintenance.
Both airlines will have access to each other’s capacity throughout their global networks, based on existing sharing and block space agreements of the two airlines.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, MASkargo CEO Mohd Yunus Idris said “The signing of the memorandum of cooperation between Silk Way Airlines and MASkargo signifies a collaboration that will enhance each other’s network and meet their market needs’.
“It will allow MASkargo to have a wider presence globally especially in the Commonwealth of Independent States or CIS region. Likewise, this collaboration presents an invaluable opportunity for Silk Way Airlines to strengthen their position within the Intra-Asia network. Customers of Silk Way Airlines will enjoy a strengthen network within Asia, which provides more choices and flexibility for their valued customers” he added.