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近期货机交易实况

近期货机交易实况

Freighters, Mandarin News September 6, 2017 at 5:31 pm

DHL将第三架空客330-300投入改造 DHL快递将1架原隶属于泰国航空的空客330-300运送至EFW的德累斯顿工厂,并准备进行货机改造。DHL将是EFW空客330‑300客机转换货机计划的首家客户,该改造包括8项必选内容以及10项可选内容。 航空运输服务集团(ATSG)将又一架波音767-300BDSF收入囊中 这架原隶属于美国航空的飞机由ATSG的货运租赁部门接收,交由贝代克(Bedek)航空集团负责改造。 瑞典西大西洋航空获得一架波音737-400F 这架原隶属于大提琴航空 (Cello Aviation)的飞机,通过Vx资本租赁获得。该飞机由航空精工(Aeronautical Engineers)负责改造,将交由总部位于英国的子公司大西洋航空负责运营。 阿拉斯加航空将第三架波音737-700投入改造 该架波音的737-700货机改造,将交由贝代克航空集团位于以色列的特拉维夫工厂。 ASL集团收获一架波音737-400F 该飞机租赁自卡哈拉航空,将为TNT快递提供运营服务。

The turboprop freighter fleet in 2017 — Part III

The turboprop freighter fleet in 2017 — Part III

Aircraft, Conversions, Express, News July 12, 2017 at 9:53 am

In Parts I and II of this analysis we looked at the turboprop freighter fleet in detail, breaking it down by operator, and discussing the changes to the fleet in the last year on a type-by-type basis. But turboprop aircraft are not the only choice for operators looking for small freighters,Read More

Lockheed Martin books first firm order for the LM-100J

Lockheed Martin books first firm order for the LM-100J

Aircraft, News, Strategy June 20, 2017 at 9:57 am

At the Paris Air Show, Lockheed Martin announced that it had received a firm order for five LM-100J transports from an unidentified customer. The LM-100J is the manufacturer’s new commercial version of the well-known Hercules military transport. The first LM-100J, which began its test flight program last month, is onRead More

New faces in high places

New faces in high places

Carriers, Strategy January 24, 2017 at 10:51 am

This week brings three big executive suite changes, two directly in the air freight world (including David Bronczek’s promotion to President of FedEx Corp), and one very close to it. We’ll start with the latter: Etihad Airways: Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways confirmed today that, as part of a major shake-up,Read More

TNT – the final quarter

TNT – the final quarter

Aircraft, Earnings, Express, News April 26, 2016 at 10:46 am

TNT published its first-quarter 2016 results. Or perhaps “final quarter” would be a better term, or “last full quarter.” After seventy years in business, TNT is counting down its final six weeks, with 6 June likely the day FedEx will formally acquire the Netherlands-based express company. But in the meantime, TNTRead More

Quikjet launches Indian domestic freighter service

Quikjet launches Indian domestic freighter service

Aircraft, Carriers, News, Strategy February 17, 2016 at 10:53 am

It has been a long time coming, but India-based all-cargo carrier Quikjet finally launched service, offering overnight flights connecting Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad with its single 737-400 freighter. Quikjet was formed as a startup in 2007, backed by various Indian investors, including the Tata Group. In 2012, Switzerland-based FarnairRead More

ASL to take over TNT Airways

ASL to take over TNT Airways

Aircraft, Carriers, Express, Strategy February 5, 2016 at 10:53 am

  One of the biggest questions arising out of FedEx’s acquisition of TNT Express has been answered: Ireland-based ASL Aviation Group signed an agreement to acquire TNT’s airline operations, including both TNT Airways, and Spain-based Pan Air Lineas Aéreas. The agreement is conditional on the completion of FedEx’s acquisition ofRead More

ASL and  West Atlantic are raising cash

ASL and West Atlantic are raising cash

Aircraft, Carriers, Express, News, Strategy December 29, 2015 at 9:17 am

The front-runner to acquire TNT’s two airlines – in terms of market speculation, anyway – is Ireland’s ASL Aviation Group and its 51% shareholder, Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB). So it comes as little surprise that ASL has completed a funding round, worth US$110m, for “growth plans.” While no one isRead More