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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.

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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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