Amazon Air 767-323 registered N499AZ sits on the ramp outside of their new facility (Photo: Amazon)

Amazon Air Launches $1.5 Billion Cargo Hub

On Wednesday, Amazon began operations at its newest hub located at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. The campus will serve as the main hub for the carrier's network which consists of operations to over 40 scheduled destinations across the U.S.  As the carrier exclusively transports Amazon packages, the hub looks to accommodate the rapid growth of the Amazon Air fleet. The principal catalyst for this growth is Amazon’s continued success in the U.S. e-commerce market with its ever-growing customer base spanning…