Custom ULD Solutions™
ACL Airshop News + Current Events


ACL Airshop and Silk Way West Airlines Sign Important New Long-Term Contract

January 29, 2024

In its News Release about this important long-term contract, Silk Way said:
Silk Way West Airlines expands ULD agreement with ACL Airshop
Silk Way West Airlines, the leading cargo airline in the Caspian and Central Asian region, proudly announces the extension of its longstanding strategic collaboration with ACL Airshop, the leading worldwide Unit Load Device (ULD) provider. This renewal encompasses a comprehensive multi-year ULD agreement, reinforcing a mutual commitment to enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of air freight operations. This strategic partnership marks a significant milestone for Silk Way West Airlines and ACL Airshop, bringing together the strengths and expertise of both companies.
By extending their collaboration, Silk Way West Airlines will continue to streamline its cargo-handling processes, ensuring quicker turnaround and transit times for shipments, while ACL Airshop will provide cutting-edge ULD solutions, leveraging technology to enhance cargo protection, tracking, and overall supply chain visibility. The partnership emphasizes an ongoing commitment to environmentally sustainable practices, and will feature joint initiatives to reduce carbon footprint and promote eco-friendly solutions within the air cargo industry. In addition to ULDs, the partnership extends to the provision of innovative logistical management and state-of-the-art technologies, promising accelerated services, streamlined logistics, and substantial cost savings.
A focal point of this strategic partnership is the introduction of Bluetooth innovation for real-time ULD tracking, a revolutionary step towards optimizing cargo transportation.
Vugar Mammadov, Vice-President CIS and Central Asia of Silk Way West Airlines, expressed his enthusiasm about the partnership stating: "This strategic collaboration with ACL Airshop is a testament to our commitment to delivering exceptional service and value to our customers. By combining our strengths, we aim to set a new benchmark in air freight logistics and contribute to the growth of the global cargo industry."
"We are excited about the opportunities that this strategic partnership brings," said Steve Townes, President and CEO of ACL Airshop. "Together with Silk Way West Airlines, we will drive innovation, enhance operational efficiency, and create a more sustainable and resilient air cargo ecosystem."
Maurice van Terheijden, Managing Director EMEA for ACL Airshop added, “Both companies Silk Way West Airlines and ACL Airshop boast cultures of exceptional performance, making it an honor for us to evolve in tandem with our partner.”


ACL Airshop Appoints Bernhard Kindelbacher as Chief Executive Officer
February 06, 2024

ACL Airshop and Silk Way West Airlines Sign Important New Long-Term Contract
January 29, 2024

ACL Airshop is Gold Sponsor at 2023 Caspian Air Cargo Summit in Baku
October 23, 2023

ACL Airshop's Steve Townes Interviewed in Cargo Airports & Airline Services Magazine
July 01, 2023

ACL Airshop Celebrates 40th Anniversary
April 03, 2023


2024 2023 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016

The Company from time to time may discuss forward-looking information. Except for factual historical information, all forward looking statements are estimates by the Company's management and are subject to various risks and uncertainties that are beyond the Company's control and may cause actual results to differ materially from management's expectations. Past performance is no guarantee of future results and all investments are subject to loss.
Custom ULD Solutions. Any Time. Any Place.
ULD Leasing
Our ULD leasing program provides the flexibility to obtain ULD equipment where you need it and when you need it, offering advantages in capital expenditure and tax deductibility. Flexible term lengths are available.
Learn more
ULD Sales
We offer an extensive variety of Unit Load Devices (ULD) for airlines, providing new and used containers in addition to selling all brands available in the marketplace. We can stock equipment at airports around the globe.
Learn more
ULD Repair
Our ULD repair facility holds current certifications from both FAA & EASA Part 145 for the repair of all types of containers, pallets and nets. Our qualified, highly skilled workforce has years of experience with ULD repair.
Learn more
ULD Control
ACL Airshop has valuable experience in ULD control, ownership, manufacture, repair and maintenance services. We can reduce your overall ULD costs and help enhance your company's operational efficiency.
Learn more
ACL Airshop Bluetooth ULD Tracking Take Control of Your Air Cargo Assets Bluetooth ULD Tracking
ACL Airshop offers COREInsight® Bluetooth ULD Tracking technology for cargo control and tagging of carrier shipments, asset tracking and reporting solutions.
Learn More About Our Bluetooth ULD Tracking Technology
Airlines Around the World Depend on ACL Airshop for Reliable Air Cargo + Freight Management Solutions