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Chapman Freeborn scoops Charter Broker of the Year at leading industry awards

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Chapman Freeborn Airchartering has been named Charter broker of the year by world leading industry publication Air Cargo News.

The global air charter specialist and part of Avia Solutions Group received the prestigious award at the air cargo event held at The Runnymede on Thames Hotel, Heathrow on 16th September 2021.

Chapman Freeborn has been at the forefront of the air cargo industry for nearly 50 years, and this has remained the case throughout the last 18 months. The huge challenges over these months only demonstrates how vital this industry is, and the part it…

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Chapman Freeborn appoints Zori Marshall as Chief Legal Officer

Chapman Freeborn, the global air charter specialist and part of Avia Solutions Group, has appointed Zori Marshall, with over a decade of experience in corporate and commercial law, as new Chief Legal Officer (CLO).

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Chapman Freeborn Australia charters AN124 to deliver helicopters to Greece to aid in fighting wildfires

Chapman Freeborn Australia has chartered an Antonov AN124 aircraft to transport four Bell 214B helicopters from Australia to Athens to aid in fighting wildfires in Greece.

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Chapman Freeborn appoints Nigel Parkinson as Chief Commercial Officer – Passenger Charter Solutions

Chapman Freeborn, the global air charter specialist and part of Avia Solutions Group, has appointed Nigel Parkinson, a travel expert with 25 years’ experience in the travel industry, as its new Chief Commercial Officer - Passenger Charter Solutions.


Chapman Freeborn India delivers vital oxygen component to Delhi to save lives amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

On Saturday 22 May, Chapman Freeborn charted a flight from Liège Airport (LGG), Belgium to Delhi Airport (DEL), India on behalf of Continental Carriers (P) Ltd. The flight arrived on Saturday 22 May and delivered 109 tonnes of a chemical called zeolite that is a vital component to provide oxygen.

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Chapman Freeborn appoints Sharon Vaz-Arab as new IMEA Regional Director

Chapman Freeborn, the global air charter specialist and part of Avia Solutions Group, has appointed Sharon Vaz-Arab, aviation expert with 30+ years of experience, as its new Director – IMEA (India, Middle East & Africa).


Chapman Freeborn appoints new CIO to lead digital transformation

Chapman Freeborn, has appointed a new Group Chief Information Officer (CIO) as it seeks to optimise its operations and transition into a fully digitised, paperless organisation.

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Chapman Freeborn assists with urgent delivery of critical Covid-19 pharmaceuticals to Delhi, India

Chapman Freeborn prides itself on being able to respond and react to humanitarian crisis, and they are continuing to play their part in delivering relief flights to fight the global pandemic. On Friday 30th April, Chapman Freeborn Belgium managed an operation to deliver 9,000 vials of the antiviral drug Remdesivir (a drug used in the treatment of Covid-19) to Delhi, India.

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A cargo emergency: how Chapman Freeborn has transported PPE across the globe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) has been, and continues to be, pivotal in reducing the transmission of COVID-19. Those working in health and care sectors specifically have had their lives depend on appropriate safety equipment, including…


Chapman Freeborn and Antonov team up and charter three An-124s to transport 370 tonnes of cargo from Australia to Brazil

Chapman Freeborn and Antonov Airlines have transported 370 tonnes of mining plant equipment from Melbourne, Australia to Brazil in three Antonov An-124 aircraft. The An-124 is one of the largest aircraft in the world, specifically…

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