Northern Air Cargo Lands in Haiti in Support of Relief Efforts
A Northern Air Cargo Boeing 737 aircraft landed in Port-au-Prince, Haiti this
afternoon at 2pm. EST from Miami, FL in support of earthquake relief efforts in
the region. The company anticipates flying many more flights in the coming weeks.
NAC has had one of its aircraft based in Texas, flying domestic and international
charters since December, so it was available to respond quickly. “We are well
aware of the gravity of the situation in Haiti, and we are glad we had an aircraft
available to help.” said company spokesperson Margot Wiegele. “We have the
capacity to stay in the region for the next several weeks if the need exists”
Northern Air Cargo is Alaska’s largest all cargo Airline offering scheduled and
charter services throughout Alaska, the Lower 48 and North America.