GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

HONG KONG, Nov 16 (FAM) – Matheson Flight Extenders, a subsidiary of Matheson Trucking Inc., has signed a freight consolidation agent agreement with Cathay Pacific Airways to provide import/export air cargo services at the Portland International Airport for goods transported between Oregon and Asia.

Matheson Flight Extenders currently provides airport terminal handling services for US mail in Portland. The company added eight employees to support twice-weekly arrivals and departures of Cathay Pacific’s 747-8F service launched on November 4. These flights travel between Portland and Hong Kong via Los Angeles and Anchorage.