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The changing freighter fleet

The changing freighter fleet

Aircraft, Carriers, Conversions, News, Traffic June 9, 2014 at 11:14 am

It’s been a busy month for freighter aircraft transactions. Regular visitors to this site will have seen a steady stream of reports chronicling the resurgence in demand for medium widebody freighters. Amerijet International, Cargojet, Star Air, and Uzbekistan Airways have all ordered or acquired freighter-converted 767-300s. And while there haveRead More

Grim prospects for widebody freighters?

Grim prospects for widebody freighters?

Conversions, Strategy March 21, 2014 at 8:45 am

As we have reported many times, the combination of high fuel costs and low inventory carrying costs for shippers in the current interest rate environment, has made surface transport much more attractive. While this has negative implications for the air freight industry as a whole, the mood at the ISTATRead More

Lufthansa Cargo Fleet Developments

Lufthansa Cargo Fleet Developments

Photos+Videos February 19, 2014 at 2:14 pm

Lufthansa Cargo’s third 777F (D-ALFC, msn: 41676), seen here just after it was rolled out of the factory last month, is nearly ready for delivery. Last year, when the carrier received its first 777F, there was speculation that the 777s would replace MD-11Fs on a one-to-one basis, and for aRead More

More 777Fs Arrive for China Southern

More 777Fs Arrive for China Southern

Photos+Videos August 2, 2013 at 6:21 pm

Painted, tested, and brand new, B-2041 (msn: 41632), the seventh 777 Freighter for China Southern Cargo, is seen here getting ready for delivery at Paine field. Guangzhou-based China Southern has put it’s very new fleet of 777Fs to good use. Year over year from 2011 to 2012, the carrier’s internationalRead More

Qatar Cargo’s Continuing Growth

Qatar Cargo’s Continuing Growth

Photos+Videos July 16, 2013 at 6:13 pm

Although the trio of new Airbus A330-200 Freighters has been the primary headline at Qatar Cargo this year, the carrier has also recently added another 777 Freighter, A7-BFE (msn: 39644) on June 22. The new aircraft brings Qatar Cargo’s 777 fleet to five, with three remaining on order. The 777FsRead More

Etihad’s Main-Deck Expansion

Etihad’s Main-Deck Expansion

Photos+Videos January 30, 2013 at 5:31 pm

Seen here getting ready to head out on a test flight, Etihad Cargo’s second 777F (A6-BBD, msn: 39692) is just about ready for delivery. While you may have heard last week that Emirates has expanded its fleet of 777 Freighters, crosstown rival Etihad is also adding capacity in the formRead More

Emirates SkyCargo’s latest 777F

Emirates SkyCargo’s latest 777F

Photos+Videos October 8, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Emirates SkyCargo took delivery of its sixth 777-200 Freighter last week (A6-EFH, msn: 35608), bringing the Dubai giant’s total 777 fleet to an astounding 114 aircraft. Just a few days earlier, Emirates had also taken delivery of its latest 777-300ER (A6-EGZ, msn: 41081). Another 777-300ER for the airline (A6-ENA, msn:Read More

First 777F for Korean Air Cargo

First 777F for Korean Air Cargo

Photos+Videos January 9, 2012 at 3:49 pm

The First 777 Freighter for Korean Air Cargo isn’t painted yet, but should fly for the first time this week. HL8251 (msn: 37639) is the first of five 777Fs that were part of a large order Korean Air placed with Boeing at the tail end of 2006, which included 777-300ER,Read More