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After Paris, where are we?

After Paris, where are we?

July 13, 2015 at 9:26 am 0 comments

With the Paris Air Show and its twenty-nine large widebody freighter orders and commitments behind us, now is a good time to take stock of the freighter order books at Airbus and Boeing, and the state of the large widebody freighter fleet in general. We start today with a look atRead More

Breaking news: FedEx & Boeing order imminent

Breaking news: FedEx & Boeing order imminent

July 11, 2015 at 8:07 am 0 comments

On Thursday we reported rumors that FedEx might soon place an order with Boeing for fifty 767-300Fs and ten 777Fs. Looks like there might be some truth in the rumor, as planespotters in the Seattle area have reported seeing a 767-300F and a 777F parked at the Boeing delivery centerRead More

FedEx to place massive freighter order?

FedEx to place massive freighter order?

July 9, 2015 at 9:30 am 0 comments

The  aviation news services are on fire with the story that FedEx is on the verge of placing a huge order with Boeing: Fifty 767-300Fs and ten 777Fs. But The Wall Street Journal, The Business Journal in many cities, Financials Trend, etc, are not publishing their own reports. Rather they are all quotingRead More

Two more 777Fs, and a new hub strategy for China Southern

Two more 777Fs, and a new hub strategy for China Southern

July 6, 2015 at 9:09 am 0 comments

Last week we reported that China Southern Airlines was planning to add five freighters to its fleet over the next two months. It now looks like the only thing wrong with that report was the timing – one month might be a better guess than two, as three of the fiveRead More

China Southern to add 5 freighters in 2 months

China Southern to add 5 freighters in 2 months

June 24, 2015 at 10:38 am 0 comments

The air freight business must be booming in Guangzhou. If reports in the Asian and European media, as well as in several fleet tracking databases, are correct, China Southern Airlines will add five large widebody freighters to its fleet in the next two months – three new 777Fs from Boeing, and twoRead More

Paris – a good show for freighters

Paris – a good show for freighters

June 18, 2015 at 10:26 am 0 comments

In recent years, the world’s big air shows have not featured much interest in freighters, but things changed at this year’s Paris Air Show. The charts below summarize the 990 orders and commitments announced at the show for full-size commercial jets, regional jets, and turboprops. These include firm orders, letters ofRead More

Nine 777F orders on Paris Day One

Nine 777F orders on Paris Day One

June 15, 2015 at 10:45 am 0 comments

Let the games begin! Day One of the Paris Air Show, and aircraft orders are pouring in. By the end of the day, thirteen airlines, five lessors, and one government had signed firm orders or letters of intent to purchase 407 commercial jets, regional jets, and turboprops. Of interest toRead More

Lufthansa on the fence about more 777Fs

April 16, 2015 at 9:06 am 0 comments

As we have reported, EVA has decided to modernize its freighter fleet with 777Fs. But on the other side of the world, Lufthansa Cargo is hesitating. When the Germany-based carrier ordered five 777Fs from Boeing in May 2011, part of the deal was options on five more. Initially, Lufthansa had set March 2014, justRead More