May 25 - Network Airline Management and TAAG Angola Airlines have renewed their long-term freighter aircraft contract.

Network Airline Management provides TAAG with a Boeing 747-400 freighter, which carries up to 120,000 kg (120 tonnes) of oil-related and general cargo, for the carrier's weekly scheduled service from Liege, Belgium, to Luanda, Angola.

Andy Walters, commercial director at Network Airline Management, explained, the service provides "the capacity to carry oversize cargo and pieces up to 20 m in length."

According to Network Airline Management, the agreement continues to offer export capacity from Angola to Europe with forwarding connections worldwide. Trucking connections from all over Europe into the Liege hub are also included, as well as interlining facilities from North America, Asia and the Indian sub-continent.