Better & More Efficient Delivery - Research Report on Air Methods, FedEx, Atlas Air Worldwide, C.H. Robinson and UPS

Mar 14, 2013, 08:00 ET from Investors-Alliance

NEW YORK, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting Air Methods Corp. (NASDAQ: AIRM), FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX), Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAWW), C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHRW) and United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE: UPS). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Air Methods Corp. Research Report

Air Method's United Rotorcraft Division receives a $44.8 million contract from Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation for MEDEVAC Interior Systems installed on new HH-60M Black Hawk choppers. This supports Sikorsky's new Army Multi-Year-8 Black Hawk production and will cover a 5-year period of performance. "Through this contract, Air Methods is pleased to continue to be part of the U.S. Army's efforts to modernize its air ambulance fleet," said Tom Curtis, President, United Rotorcraft. "Our medical interior system provides the crew the ability to secure the patient and provide advance care. Additionally, the system can convert from one configuration to another in a matter of minutes, which maximizes the effectiveness, utility, and overall value of the HH-60M helicopter." Basically a medical evacuation version of the U.S. Army's Black Hawk choppers, the HH-60M can support medical, personnel or cargo transport missions while United Rotorcraft's state-of-the-art medical systems can provide critical care for up to six patients. The Full Research Report on Air Methods Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []

FedEx Corporation Research Report

FedEx has surpassed its own fuel efficiency goals set back in 2008 years ahead of schedule with more than 22% cumulative improvement in fuel efficiency for its vehicles. FedEx set to improve the overall fuel efficiency of its global vehicle fleet 20% by 2020. The company has also set a more aggressive goal to move forward in an environmentally-conscious manner by setting a new target of 30% fuel efficiency by 2020, representing a 50% increase over the original goal. FedEx expects to save approximately 20 million gallons of fuel this year through these efforts. "We are encouraged by the technological improvements, in addition to the commitment demonstrated by FedEx team members around the world, that have allowed us to reduce our impact on the environment and the communities we serve while maintaining excellent customer service," said Mitch Jackson, staff vice president of Environmental Affairs and Sustainability, FedEx Corp. The Full Research Report on FedEx Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. Research Report

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc., through its dry-leasing subsidiary, Titan Aviation, has acquired a Boeing 777 Freighter. The aircraft is currently on long-term lease to AeroLogic GmbH, a cargo airline based in Germany and a joint venture of DHL Express and Lufthansa Cargo AG. This lets the company gain entry into an attractive aircraft type consistent with our strategy of investment in new technology that creates superior value for their customers. "This deal represents an important part of our plan to grow Titan's dry-leasing platform through selective investments in aircraft with existing leases that support leading operators in the airfreight industry. While Titan is principally a cargo aircraft dry lessor, its portfolio includes passenger narrow-body aircraft, engines and related equipment. It also provides customers expertise in asset management, passenger-to-freighter conversion, and other technical services," said William J. Flynn, President and CEO of Atlas Air Worldwide. The Full Research Report on Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []

C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. Research Report

As one of the world's largest logistics companies, C.H. Robinson has developed applications for customers who need to keep close track of their shipments. After the release of its mobile app, the company has also recently introduced Navisphere - a platform which allows customers to leverage C.H. Robinson's technology investments and gain access to a centralized network of more than 100,000 supply chain partners, without the need to integrate with each provider individually. "Supply chains are constantly in motion, so having continuous visibility to each movement is a requirement for logistics professionals," said Tom Mahlke, chief information officer at C.H. Robinson. "The Navisphere app gives customers another method to stay connected and informed on all their shipments." C.H. Robinson is a global provider of multimodal logistics services and fresh produce sourcing to 42,000 customers via a network of 250 offices with over 10,900 employees around the world while working with 56,000 transportation providers worldwide. The Full Research Report on C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []

United Parcel Service, Inc. Research Report

Small businesses get a boost from the UPS Store with its upcoming Small Business Expert Twitter chat series. This was designed to help small business owners "get in the game", "stay in the game", and "win the game." The chats will be hosted by well-known small business experts. "We know that starting a small business is an achievement in and of itself, but once you've taken that first step - what's next? How do you handle marketing your business or securing that big win? The good news - small business owners are not alone," said Michelle Van Slyke, VP of Marketing & Small Business Solution at The UPS Store. The chats can be followed using #SBOadvice, and will begin at 3 p.m. Eastern time on March 19, March 26 and April 2. The company will also roll out its new Small Business Took kits designed to assist small business owners in each stage. The Full Research Report on United Parcel Service Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []

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