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Korean Air renews fleet amidst soaring cargo revenues

Korean Air renews fleet amidst soaring cargo revenues

Aircraft, Airports, Asia, Carriers, Earnings, News, Strategy, Traffic October 17, 2017 at 10:41 am

Yesterday, Korean Air took delivery of its twelfth 777F (62697),  as part of a plan to renew a fleet once heavily-reliant on 747-400BCFs and 400ERFs. This unit is on lease from GECAS, and was the fifth aircraft included as part of a sale-and-leaseback deal for five 777Fs between Korean AirRead More

Overheard at Cargo Facts Symposium

Overheard at Cargo Facts Symposium

Aircraft, Capacity & Demand, Carriers, Conversions, E-Commerce, News October 4, 2017 at 10:57 am

MIAMI – A bustling crowd of senior executives from all links in the air cargo supply chain gathered at the Mandarin Oriental for the 23rd annual presentation of the Cargo Facts Symposium. Delegates were delighted to be greeted with news that worldwide air freight volumes for the month of AugustRead More

卡塔尔航空引进第1架波音747-8F

卡塔尔航空引进第1架波音747-8F

Freighters, Mandarin News September 26, 2017 at 4:29 pm

昨天卡塔尔航空从波音公司接收一架747-8F. 卡塔尔航空第二架747-8 全货机飞机预计将于2017年十一月到位。 除了波音747-8F之外,卡塔尔航空全货机机队还包括8架空客A330-200F以及12架波音777-200F

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Qatar Airways takes delivery of first 747-8F, reveals orders for 777Fs

Capacity & Demand, Carriers, News September 26, 2017 at 10:56 am

SEATTLE – Yesterday, His Excellency Akbar Al Baker, CEO of Qatar Airways was onsite at Boeing’s Delivery Center in Everett, WA to celebrate the handover of Qatar Airways Cargo’s maiden 747-8F (63199). The delivery of a second 140-tonne capacity nose-loading freighter is expected in November, and beyond that,  QR Cargo’sRead More

Where have all the orders gone — Part II

Where have all the orders gone — Part II

Aircraft, Carriers, Conversions, Express, News, Strategy August 31, 2017 at 9:41 am

Yesterday we looked at the sudden drop-off in orders for production jet freighters — despite surging demand for air freight. You can read Part I here (including detailed charts of the orders, deliveries, and backlogs for all of Boeing’s and Airbus’ freighters). Today we turn to an analysis of theRead More

Where have all the orders gone?

Where have all the orders gone?

Aircraft, Capacity & Demand, Carriers, Express, News, Strategy August 30, 2017 at 10:15 am

What has happened to the market for production freighter aircraft? The conversion houses can hardly keep up with demand for narrowbody and medium widebody freighters, the news is full of stories of e-commerce driving big increases in demand for air freight, and airlines the world over are reporting increasing trafficRead More

南美航空计划在年底前停止波音777F的货运业务

南美航空计划在年底前停止波音777F的货运业务

Freighters, Mandarin News August 29, 2017 at 4:46 pm

总部位于智利的南美航空,通过其下属的航空公司,多年来运营了4架波音777F货机。其中,2架为自有飞机,2架为向GECAS租赁。2015年,其机队规模缩减为3架,1架自有飞机租赁给DHL快递,并由南方航空提供航空租赁服务。今年,南美航空将2架租赁飞机归还GECAS,并随后立即被租赁至欧陆航空。2017年上半年的财务报告披露,南美航空将于年底之前,消除其最后1架自有货机的序列。目前,南美航空并未透露潜在的买家或承租方,然而《空运通讯》认为,如果最终交易对象为DHL,并不让人感到惊讶。

747 era draws to a close at EVA Air [VIDEO]

747 era draws to a close at EVA Air [VIDEO]

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, News, Strategy August 25, 2017 at 10:51 am

EVA Air was founded in Taiwan in 1989, and, just three years later, began adding main-deck cargo capacity in the form of 747-400 combis. Taking advantage of the boom in trans-Pacific air freight demand (Taiwan was a major manufacturing center for goods destined for the US), EVA ramped up its cargoRead More