API Selected as Sourcing and Contracting Partner for Bluebird Nordic

API to Provide Sourcing and Contracting of Crew Hotels for Icelandic-based Airfreight

BluebirdMELVILLE, N.Y. USA– Accommodations Plus International (“API”), the worldwide leader of crew accommodations and disrupted passenger technology is pleased to announce the company has been selected by Bluebird Nordic to manage their sourcing and contracting of crew hotels.

API offers an unmatched technology platform that enables the best and most efficient layover experience for crew members around the world. Bluebird Nordic, offering air freight and cargo import/export services across 100 locations worldwide, has signed with API to leverage sourcing and contracting to support their fleet, including more than 10,000 highly skilled aviation professionals.

“The API team is thrilled to have been selected by Bluebird Nordic as their exclusive sourcing and contracting provider,” said Ramzi Kamel, Chief Commercial Officer of API. “We are proud to deliver unrivaled results that optimize the layover experience for their crews while helping companies save money on their bottom lines.”

“Bluebird is excited to partner with API to support our layover logistics for crews,” said Irma Černiauskienė, Head of Travel and Accommodation at Bluebird Nordic. “API as our partner provides an opportunity to save time and money while improving the layover experience for our crew members.”

API will conduct extensive market research on the destinations that BlueBird Nordic will be operating to drive maximum savings while providing the crew members the best layover experience.

About Accommodations Plus International 
Accommodations Plus International is the leading provider of crew accommodations and logistics services to airline industry and other commercial travel clients. API offers an innovative and powerful combination of crew accommodation services delivered through a state-of-the-art technology platform, unique software solutions, and a highly experienced team of service professionals. Additional information is available at www.apiglobalsolutions.com.

About Bluebird Nordic 
Bluebird Nordic was established in 1999 by a group of local businesses and individuals with a solid background in aviation and airfreight. From the beginning Bluebird Nordic has provided service to major airlines, express companies and parcel services. The airline also offers cargo export and Import services in Iceland, with more than 100 locations worldwide. The Bluebird Nordic team prides itself in running an efficient airline, focusing on fast, responsive customer service, as well as safe, reliable and competitive transport. All aircraft are equipped and pilots trained to operate under low visibility weather conditions. The airline is licensed and experienced in carrying most type of cargo, fresh fish, perishables, pharmaceuticals, animals, vulnerable, dangerous goods, etc. Bluebird Nordic is a family member of Avia Solutions Group, leaders in end-to-end capacity solutions for passenger and cargo airlines worldwide. The Group manages over 100 offices and production facilities globally and is significantly backed by the assets of over 10,000 highly skilled aviation professionals, serving more than 2,000 clients throughout Europe, Asia, North America, Australia, and worldwide.