• Air Cargo Deal Gives Amazon More Control Over Deliveries

    Air Cargo Deal Gives Amazon More Control Over Deliveries

    Under the agreement, Amazon has the right to buy up to 30 percent of Atlas Air.The dry lease operation calls for Atlas Air to provide the aircraft but no crew.
  • Changes in Federal IT Spending Require Nimble Contracting

    Changes in Federal IT Spending Require Nimble Contracting

    The funding level applies to what Deltek calls the "addressable" IT contract market, comprised of 58 federal agencies including intelligence units, the U.The federal IT budget as calculated by the Office of Management and Budget covers just 26 agencies, mainly cabinet departments.
  • UK Greenlights Amazon's Drone Delivery Tests

    UK Greenlights Amazon's Drone Delivery Tests

    regulators for years for permission to test package delivery with aerial drones, last week announced a new partnership with the UK government to launch a pilot program there.The deal moves the company closer to its goal of delivering packages in 30 minutes or less to customers in the UK and other parts of the world, he noted.
  • Amazon's Prime Air Brand Takes Flight

    Amazon's Prime Air Brand Takes Flight

    The company has undertaken an ambitious effort to gain control of its massive distribution network for delivery of goods to its retail customers.The plane, dubbed "Amazon One," is a Boeing 767-300 operated by Atlas Air.