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Chapman Freeborn flies football team HB Køge to their UEFA Women’s Champions League match against Arsenal

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In August Chapman Freeborn flew Danish elite football team HB Køge for their qualifying match in the UEFA Women’s Champions League. This month they are proud to have flown them again, this time for their group stage match against Arsenal.

The passengers comprised of 54 people in total, including the players, team officials and partners. They travelled from Roskilde Airport (RKE), Denmark to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), UK in an Airseven B737-400 aircraft to the match, and two days later made the return journey.

To make the flights memorable and special for the team, Chapman…

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Chapman Freeborn transports passengers and dangerous goods from the UK to Poland

In November the Chapman Freeborn Passenger Team assisted in the movement of 100 passengers and over 370kg of cargo from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Bydgoszcz Airport (BZG) in an Enter Air B737-800 aircraft.

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Qatar 2022 – could charter flights be the answer to your travel solution?

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How to book your cargo air charter in a time of high demand

It is no secret that demand for air cargo space is exceptionally high at the moment. This has only been further exacerbated by peak season, which we are now in the midst of. But alongside these facts about demand, there are also some myths percolating the industry, and Chapman Freeborn is here to debunk those myths and to help you get the best deal and have the smoothest experience when booking your cargo charter flights.

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Chapman Freeborn organises cargo charter flight with record-breaking offloading

On Friday 22th October the Chapman Freeborn team successfully coordinated a cargo charter flight on behalf of Hellmann Worldwide Logistics.


Chapman Freeborn’s guide to the best and easiest safari travel

Africa is a diverse and fascinating continent which offers a whole host of unique experiences to suit all manner of interests and tastes. One of these things is safari.

Golf day teams

ACOC golf day 2021

On 28th October Chapman Freeborn South Africa held its annual golf day at Benoni Country Club, in Benoni. The event, which aims to be an enjoyable opportunity for people to come together and network, was organised by Air Cargo Operators Committee (ACOC). The event saw 140 customers and partners take part to create 35 four-ball teams. Chapman Freeborn entered 3 four-ball teams, with team 1 finishing in 5th place, team 2 in 6th place and team 3 in 11th place.


Chapman Freeborn transports six McDermott Aviation Bell 214B helicopters from Greece to Australia on Volga-Dnepr’s AN124 aircraft

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Chapman Freeborn transports critical supplies for the power industry with only 72 hours’ notice

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Chapman Freeborn transports 650 passengers from Birmingham, UK to Nairobi, Africa

At the start of October, Chapman Freeborn chartered 3 one-way flights on behalf of a high-profile client, transporting a total of 650 passengers from the UK to Africa.

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