Change in Chairman of the Board of Directors

Luxembourg, 31 March 2023 – Cargolux would like to announce that Mrs Christianne Wickler, has decided to step down from her position as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cargolux Airlines International S.A. at the Annual General Meeting of the company, to be held on 26th April 2023.

Mrs Wickler’s decision to vacate her position is due to her decision to devote more of her time to her business activities, considering the current challenging economic environment.

The company wishes to express its sincere thanks and appreciation to Mrs Wickler for her dedication and commitment as Chairman of the Board of Directors and to the airline.

Accordingly, the shareholders have unanimously decided to propose the appointment of Mr. Tom Weisgerber as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Board of Directors meeting to be held, after the Annual General Meeting, on 26th April.


About Cargolux Airlines International

Cargolux, based in Luxembourg, is Europe’s leading all-cargo airline operating a fleet of 30 Boeing 747-8 freighters and Boeing 747-400 freighters. As a future-geared airline, Cargolux also has 10 efficient Boeing 777-8F on order to replace its ageing 747-400 aircraft. The Cargolux worldwide network covers over 75 destinations on scheduled all-cargo flights and offers full and part-charter services. The company has more than 85 offices in over 50 countries and operates an extensive global trucking network to more than 250 destinations. With over 50 years of experience in the air cargo industry and an extensive product portfolio, Cargolux provides tailored transport solutions for all types of shipments. The Cargolux Group also offers aerial firefighting services through its dedicated unit Aquarius Aerial Firefighting. As a responsible cargo carrier, Cargolux has developed a solid Sustainability program encompassing Environmental, Social, and Governance principles. The Cargolux Group employs close to 2,500 staff members worldwide.

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