FRANKFORT — A series of five economic development announcements by Gov. Matt Bevin’s office this week means the potential creation of up to 1,600 new jobs across the state in the coming years.
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc., an air cargo company, will move its operations center from Florence to Erlanger near the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, with a $34.1 million investment expected to create about 600 additional full-time Kentucky jobs, in addition to the 318 currently employed there. The new facility is expected to open in 2021.
Atlas Air Worldwide, headquartered in Purchase, N.Y., provides outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services to global customers. Its subsidiaries include Atlas Air Inc., Southern Air Holdings Inc. and Titan Aviation Holdings Inc. The