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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

AEI launches 737-800 conversion programs

AEI launches 737-800 conversion programs

Aircraft, Conversions April 1, 2014 at 5:48 am

HONG KONG — There was much interest in the four sessions held here today at Cargo Facts Asia, but the big news was undoubtedly the formal launch at the event of a 737-800 Passenger-to-Freighter and Passenger-to-Combi conversion program by US-based Aeronautical Engineers (AEI). We will analyze the program in detailRead More

Farnair takes 45% stake in Thailand’s K-Mile Air

Farnair takes 45% stake in Thailand’s K-Mile Air

Carriers, Express March 19, 2014 at 12:20 pm

Switzerland-based Farnair acquired the 45% stake in Thailandbased K-Mile Air formerly held by Malaysia’s Transmile Group. As part of the agreement, Farnair will place a 737-400F (28492, recently redelivered to Farnair by Aeronautical Engineers Inc) with K-Mile, replacing the carrier’s single 727-200F (22080),which it recently parked. Farnair has long been a turboprop freighter operator, but lastRead More

Ethiopian’s first 737 Freighter

Ethiopian’s first 737 Freighter

Photos+Videos September 19, 2013 at 6:25 pm

Cargo Facts recently reported on the delivery of Ethiopian Cargo’s first 737-400SF, two weeks ago, as part of a report on the carrier’s new West African cargo hub in Lomé, Togo. The aircraft (msn: 28493), on lease from Aviation Capital Group, was built in 1996 as a passenger aircraft andRead More

AEI MD-80SF First Flight

AEI MD-80SF First Flight

Photos+Videos October 12, 2012 at 5:08 pm

The worlds first MD80SF takes to the air in Miami FL. Photo: AEI/Robert T. Convey

First 737-400SF for HeavyLift

First 737-400SF for HeavyLift

Photos+Videos January 31, 2011 at 1:42 pm

A few photos of HeavyLift’s first B737-400SF freighter which will operate in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and the Pacific Islands. Photos Courtesy AEI/Robert T. Convey

Cargoair 737-300SF

Cargoair 737-300SF

Photos+Videos December 20, 2010 at 1:31 pm

Seen here at Schiphol, Cargoair’s LZ-CGO (msn: 23237) is one of two brightly hued 737-300 freighters operated by the Bulgarian Cargo carrier (the other is LZ-CGP, msn: 23970). Both were converted by AEI. Both freighters were converted by Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. LZ-CGO/23237 was originally delivered to Piedmont as N320P, duringRead More

MNG Airlines AEI B737-400SF

MNG Airlines AEI B737-400SF

Photos+Videos October 4, 2010 at 1:00 pm

This is MNG’s first AEI B737-400SF 11 Position Conversion. AEI is the only company to offer a 10 AAA full height 737-400 Conversion. Photo: AEI / Robert T. Convey