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Narrowbody freighters: the state of the new P-to-F programs

Narrowbody freighters: the state of the new P-to-F programs

Carriers, Conversions, News May 18, 2016 at 10:28 am

US-based conversion specialist Aeronautical Engineers, Inc (AEI) booked a firm order for fifteen 737-800 passenger-to-freighter conversions, with an option for fifteen more, from an unidentified customer. That order, combined with recent launch order announcements from Boeing and PACAVI, makes this a good time to take a look at the overall stateRead More

Ukraine Air Alliance applies for US cargo rights

Ukraine Air Alliance applies for US cargo rights

Carriers, Photos+Videos, Strategy November 12, 2015 at 10:28 am

Ukraine Air Alliance applies for US cargo rights, and says it plans to acquire MD-80 freighters. Kiev-based An-12 operator Ukraine Air Alliance filed an application with the US Department of Transportation on 26 October for a foreign air carrier permit and an exemption authorizing the carrier “to engage in scheduledRead More

Conversion conundrums

Conversion conundrums

Conversions, Premium Newswire October 29, 2015 at 10:57 am

The 2015 edition of the Cargo Facts Aircraft Symposium is officially over, and the speakers, delegates, and sponsors are flying back to their homes in Asia, Europe, and North and South America. We will publish a full report on the Symposium, the most successful and enjoyable in recent memory, inRead More

ACG orders 15 737-800 P-to-F conversions

ACG orders 15 737-800 P-to-F conversions

Conversions October 26, 2015 at 7:47 pm

MIAMI — US-based lessor and asset manager Aviation Capital Group placed a firm order for fifteen 737-800 passenger-to-freighter conversions with Aeronautical Engineers, Inc (AEI), with options for fifteen additional conversions. The announcement was made at the Cargo Facts Aircraft Symposium in Miami. AEI launched its 737-800 conversion program last year,Read More

Narrowbody freighters III – The conversion market

Narrowbody freighters III – The conversion market

Aircraft, Conversions, News, Premium Newswire October 19, 2015 at 10:46 am

Today we conclude our three-part analysis of the narrowbody jet freighter fleet with a look at the present and future passenger-to-freighter conversion market. In Part I we provided a detailed snapshot of the current fleet – the view from 10,000 meters, so to speak. In Part II we analyzed the fleet on a type-by-typeRead More

YTO is launch customer for Boeing’s 737-800BCF

YTO is launch customer for Boeing’s 737-800BCF

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, Conversions, Express, News September 28, 2015 at 10:49 am

Hangzhou YTO Express Airlines, the recently formed air arm of Shanghai-based YTO Express, signed a launch customer agreement (LCA) with Boeing for fifteen 737-800BCF passenger-to-freighter conversions. Yu Weijiao, President of YTO Express and Stanley A. Deal, Senior Vice President of Boeing Commercial Airplanes signed the agreement at a ceremony duringRead More

GECAS places launch order for AEI 737-800 P-to-F

GECAS places launch order for AEI 737-800 P-to-F

Conversions, Premium Newswire June 19, 2015 at 10:26 am

The narrowbody freighter boom continues. Aircraft lessor GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) closed the Paris Air Show with the announcement of an order with Aeronautical Engineers, Inc for up to twenty 737-800 passenger-to-freighter conversions. AEI was the first of the conversion houses to announce the formal launch of a P-to-FRead More

Launch orders for new narrowbody conversion programs

Launch orders for new narrowbody conversion programs

Conversions, News, Premium Newswire April 21, 2015 at 5:25 am

HONG KONG — Launch orders totaling 92 passenger-to-freighter conversions were announced for 737-800 and A320 conversion programs at the fourth annual Cargo Facts Asia event in Hong Kong today. Aeronautical Engineers Inc launched their 737-800 P-to-F program at last year’s Cargo Facts Asia, and today confirmed launch orders for a total ofRead More