About us

Chapman Freeborn OBC was formed in Germany in 2006 as a specialist subsidiary of the Chapman Freeborn Group – one of the world’s most respected names in air cargo

Our purpose is to be the leading provider of time-critical on board courier solutions, anywhere in the world. We are headquartered in Europe with additional operations centres in USA, UAE and Hong Kong  – providing clients with 24.7.365 service.

Our network of professional on board couriers are strategically located worldwide – enabling us to service our clients on a global basis.

Group history

The Chapman Freeborn Group was formed in the UK in 1973 as an air cargo charter company. We’ve come a long way since then – but our guiding principles remain the same. We provide specialist aviation services with unparalleled customer service. Through organic growth and acquisition we now have an established presence in Europe, North America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

Knowledge and expertise

Our expertise in the air cargo market comes from years of listening to clients and meeting their exact needs. From on board courier services for time-critical shipments, to aircraft charter solutions for outsize cargo, we’re here 24/7/365 to help you.

Other group products

The Chapman Freeborn Group’s depth of aviation expertise includes cargo and passenger charter operations, aircraft leasing, humanitarian airlifts, and much more.

Learn more at chapmanfreeborn.aero

Meet the team

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    Nikolai Bergmann

    OBC President

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    Pasquale Bellarosa

    OBC Sales & Operations Director

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    Torsten Meller

    OBC Quality Assurance & Operations Expert

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    Andre Dornbusch

    OBC Broker

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    Steven (Huan Jeong) Chew

    OBC Team Leader – Head of Courier Support

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    Maksym Deister

    Senior OBC Broker

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    Stefan Hirche

    Business Applications & Process Manager

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    Martina Schmitz-Mirrek

    Finance Manager

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    Sarah Dudda

    OBC Application Specialist

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    Fabian Röcher

    Assistant Finance Manager OBC Group

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    Justine Hutcherson

    HR Business Partner – Europe & APAC

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    Tobias Riener

    OBC Senior Operations Expert

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    John Prompanya

    OBC Team leader

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    Helen Guo

    Senior OBC Broker

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    Cabbie Ngai

    OBC Broker

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    Marc Escobar

    IT Desktop Support Engineer

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Hong Kong

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    Sunny Poon

    OBC Operations Manager

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    Jenny Leung

    OBC Team Leader

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    Janet Yip

    OBC Broker


On hand, in hand, by hand

When time is of the essence, our on board courier (OBC) service uses global airline networks to expedite your time-critical shipments. Whether it’s manufacturing components to keep an assembly line running, the latest prototype technology, or a time-sensitive consignment of product samples, we understand exactly what it takes to get your cargo delivered fast.

Available 24/7/365
Available 24/7/365 Our on board courier team is available to you via telephone and email around the clock. You always have direct access to the team – we don’t use call centres.
Safe and Secure
Safe and Secure You’re in safe hands. Our on board couriers personally accompany your shipment from pick-up to final delivery, anywhere in the world.
Global Coverage
Global Coverage Our fully insured, trained couriers are strategically located around the world – many with passports and visas for countries that are traditionally challenging to access.
Trackable We keep you updated every step of the way. In addition to live movement reports direct from the courier, shipments can be checked at any time using our online tracking tool.
50 Years of Expertise
50 Years of Expertise As part of the Chapman Freeborn Group, we draw on 50 years of air cargo experience. We offer exceptional in-house expertise and award-winning customer service.
Innovative Solutions
Innovative Solutions Our service isn’t limited to the delivery of a single item. Using teams of couriers, we regularly assist our clients with multi-piece shipments – sometimes totalling more than 100 separate pieces.

Part of the Avia Solutions Group

Chapman Freeborn OBC is a Chapman Freeborn company and a family member of Avia Solutions Group, the world’s largest ACMI (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance, and Insurance) provider, with a fleet of 212 aircraft.

The group also provides a range of aviation services including MRO (Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul), pilot and crew training, ground handling, as well as a variety of associated services. Supported by 12,000 highly skilled aviation professionals, the group operates in worldwide.

For more information about Avia Solutions Group, please visit www.aviasg.com