Silk Way Airlines USA (“SWA USA”) announced that, effective immediately, Global Feeder Services Holding (GFS) will serve as SWA USA’s exclusive General Sales Agent (GSA) responsible for maintaining and further developing customer and sales activities in the United States of America on behalf of Silk Way Airlines and Silk Way West Airlines.

“On behalf of SWA USA, we look forward to working with GFS to strengthen our valued customer relationships and build-upon our proven track record for providing world-wide cargo solutions,” explained Fadi Nahas, Vice President, The Americas.

With the appointment of GFS, SWA USA customers will continue to have one-stop access to the wide-range of air cargo transportation products and the extensive network of destinations served by Silk Way Airlines and Silk Way West Airlines.  Together with SW USA’s existing Cargo teams in Houston, Chicago, and New York, GFS will also continue SWA USA’s goal of achieving the highest possible service levels for our customers.

“The GFS management team has combined over 100 years of hands-on experience in the air cargo industry; we understand the multifaceted needs of the entire supply chain from shippers’, forwarders’, truckers’ and airlines’ perspectives,” added Arthur Ilyayev, President of GFS.  “We are excited about this new partnership with SWA USA and enhancing its global network from here in the United States.”


About Silk Way Airlines USA:  Silk Way Airlines USA, Inc. (SWA USA) provides a sales network for air cargo transportation via a fleet of 11 wide-body freighters operated by Silk Way Airlines and Silk Way West Airlines, as well as belly-capacity passenger aircraft flown by Azerbaijan Airlines.  The company has offices in New York, Chicago, and Houston.  With a steadily expanding world-wide network of more than 43 destinations, SWA USA offers customers the highest flexibility to meet their cargo transportation needs.  Additionally, with a growing fleet of dedicated freighter aircraft, SWA USA also provides cost-effective and practical charter flight solutions across the globe.


About Global Feeder Services:  Based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Global Feeder Services Holding, LLC (GFS) is an air cargo services and transportation company that works in multiple regions world-wide.  Through its subsidiary, Global Feeder Services Ltd. (GFS Ltd.), the company has secured multiple interline agreements with major carriers that extend its global reach and give freight forwarders the ability to move cargo world-wide professionally, cost effectively and expeditiously.  GFS Ltd. (GC/282) is a U.S. Registered Part 135 airline operating as an on-demand air carrier and a IATA member in good standing.