charter services for cargo movements particularly in the oil and gas sector, moving technical oil spill equipment, heavy, outsized and urgent goods. Internationally, Chapman Freeborn coordinated a series of aircraft charters into New Orleans, USA, to help tackle the leak from the site of the Deepwater Horizon rig in the Gulf of Mexico. Recently its large movements saw the firm coordinate the air
transportation of numerous heavy and outsized deep-sea drilling items, urgent tools and dangerous goods to support projects in regional and remote locations. Whilst the global economic downturn affected air chartering operations for the company, Iraq was a notable exception, although in its early stages, it has created enormous charter opportunities for both passenger and cargo, according to the company.
70:30 The approximate ratio between TNTâ€™s upstream and downstream logistics activity in the Middle East
September 2010 Oil&Gas Middle East