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Strauss set to replace Turpin at Air Canada Cargo

Strauss set to replace Turpin at Air Canada Cargo

Hawaiian Air Cargo’s vice president of cargo – Tim Strauss (pictured below) – is set to take over from the retiring Lise-Marie Turpin at Air Canada Cargo from 1 April, according to reports.

Turpin has been vice president of cargo for the Canadian carrier since 2008, but is to retire at the end of April.


Strauss joined Hawaiian Air Cargo in 2012, and previously to that occupied senior roles at both Northwest and Delta Cargo.

Meanwhile, Air Canada Cargo has added a frequency to its direct freighter service between Toronto and Bogota from 1 March. The service will now run three times a week to the Colombian capital.

The carrier also started new widebody bellyhold services to Italy. A Toronto to Rome service started on 2 March and Montreal to Rome on 4 March, while services will run from Toronto to Venice from 4 May, Montreal to Venice from 5 May and Toronto to Milan from 17 May.

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James Graham

James Graham is an award-winning transport media journalist with a long background in the commercial freight sector, including commercial aviation and the aviation supply chain. He was the initial Air Cargo Week journalist and retuned later for a stint as editor. He continues his association as editor of the monthly supplements. He has reported for the newspaper from global locations as well as the UK.


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