Post Tagged with: "A300-600"

Cathay and DHL plan reorganization of Air Hong Kong

Cathay and DHL plan reorganization of Air Hong Kong

July 11, 2017 at 10:49 am 0 comments

In an announcement on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Cathay Pacific Airways and DHL Express said they had entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding covering a change in ownership of their Hong Kong-based joint-venture all-cargo airline, Air Hong Kong (AHK). In the MoU, the two companies say “it isRead More

Emirates SkyCargo will now have access to Cargolux's 747Fs

The distribution of widebody freighters

March 8, 2017 at 9:14 am 0 comments

Last month Cargo Facts presented a detailed analysis of the widebody freighter fleets of airlines worldwide. That analysis (available here) showed that 75 airlines (down from 79 a year ago and 85 the year before that) currently operate 1,002 widebody freighters (up from 995), and that 150 (down from 164)Read More

Looking back: A300-600 P-to-F conversion

Looking back: A300-600 P-to-F conversion

October 9, 2015 at 9:51 am 1 comment

The next generation of narrowbody passenger-to-freighter conversions has been a major focus for us lately, as conversion houses launch P-to-F programs for the Airbus A320/321 and Boeing 737NG Families, and the day of the 737 Classic draws to a close. But there has also been a resurgence of interest inRead More

More A300-600 P-to-F conversions for Uni-top

September 24, 2014 at 10:29 am 0 comments

China-based Uni-top Airlines now has six A300-600s in P-to-F conversion at the EFW facility in Dresden (DRS), but looks set to add another. Uni-Top currently operates three 747-200Fs from its base in Wuhan, but the carrier says it is in the process of setting up a domestic China feeder operation toRead More

EFW to convert four A300-600s for Uni-Top

EFW to convert four A300-600s for Uni-Top

March 31, 2014 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

The Cargo Facts Asia 2014 event is still an hour from being officially underway, and already there is news breaking. The first news – from late last night – is a major move by Wuhan-based Uni-Top Airlines, which signed an order with EFW for four A300-600 passenger-to-freighter conversions. Cargo FactsRead More

Summer Sunrise – FedEx A300-600F

Summer Sunrise – FedEx A300-600F

September 18, 2012 at 4:57 pm 0 comments

It may look like sunset, but in fact this Airbus is taking off only moments after dawn. Nearby wildfires gave the morning sun here a glow it usually only gets at the end of the day, as this FedEx A300 lifts off from Seatac destined for a short run toRead More

RUS Aviation A300-600F

RUS Aviation A300-600F

July 21, 2011 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

Sharjah-based RUS Aviation took redelivery of an A300-600F (msn 626) following conversion to freighter configuration by EFW. A second A300-600 (643) is also undergoing conversion at EFW’s Dresden facility. In addition to these A300-600Fs, RUS operates a mixed fleet mainly made up of Il-76s and An-12s. The redelivery of thisRead More