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AirBridgeCargo’s new 747-8F

Carriers October 21, 2014 at 8:00 am

Moscow-based AirBridgeCargo Airlines took delivery of its sixth 747-8F (60687). This is something of an interesting transaction, as AirBridge had only formally ordered five 747-8Fs, the last of which was delivered in late 2013. However, the carrier announced earlier this year that it would acquire a sixth unit by November,  andRead More

747-8F: the State of the program

747-8F: the State of the program

Aircraft, News, Premium Newswire October 14, 2014 at 10:51 am

It has now been almost nine years since Boeing officially launched the 747-8. In a departure from the normal evolution of major aircraft programs, Boeing launched the freighter variant, the 747-8F, first, with Cargolux and Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) signing on as launch customers, with orders for ten and eightRead More

AirBridgeCargo’s third 747-8F & More

AirBridgeCargo’s third 747-8F & More

Photos+Videos December 13, 2012 at 5:22 pm

AirBridgeCargo Airlines has taken delivery of its third 747-8F, VQ-BGZ (msn: 37580), seen here about to depart for Hong Kong on delivery flight ABW1011 (ABW is AirbridgeCargo’s ICAO code) from Paine Field. VQ-BGZ was chronologically the first 747-8F built for AirBridgeCargo – completed in early 2011 – but did notRead More

AirBridgeCargo’s first 747-8F Delivered

AirBridgeCargo’s first 747-8F Delivered

Photos+Videos January 26, 2012 at 3:55 pm

AirBridge Cargo took delivery of its first 747-8F today, and Cargo Facts was on hand last night to get a sneak peek at the new aircraft. VQ-BLQ (msn: 37581) first flew back on December 21st, and will enter service in the very near future. AirBridge, part of the Volga-Dnepr group,Read More

AirBridge’s first 747-8F

AirBridge’s first 747-8F

Photos+Videos December 13, 2010 at 1:26 pm

When we checked in at Paine field (PAE) back in September, we mentioned that the first 747-8f for Air Bridge had made it to the flight line but had not yet been painted. Now it’s in full colors – though like all the non-test 748fs it is still waiting forRead More