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The turboprop freighter fleet in 2017 – Part II

The turboprop freighter fleet in 2017 – Part II

July 10, 2017 at 9:45 am 0 comments

In part I of this analysis, we began our examination of the current turboprop freighter fleet with some background, and then offered a breakdown of the fleet by type and operator. Today, in Part II, we look at the fleet in more detail by type, while in Part III, weRead More

The turboprop freighter fleet in 2017

The turboprop freighter fleet in 2017

July 7, 2017 at 10:43 am 0 comments

Today we begin a multi-part analysis of the worldwide fleet of turboprop freighter aircraft in commercial service, starting with some background and then showing the breakdown of the fleet by type and operator. Two years ago, in our analysis of the turboprop freighter fleet in 2015, we predicted that demandRead More

West Atlantic scores major new contract with Royal Mail

December 16, 2016 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

Sweden-based all-cargo carrier West Atlantic won a major expansion of its contract with the UK postal service Royal Mail. The company says the new contract “will increase Group revenue by approximately 25% annually.” The change is the result of strong package and parcel growth at Royal Mail, driven by itsRead More

Tunisia-based Express Air Cargo's 737-300F.

An all-cargo airline for Tunisia?

June 23, 2016 at 10:22 am 0 comments

A new cargo airline will soon be taking off from Enfidha’s Hammamet International Airport located 100km south of Tunisia’s capital city, Tunis. Express Air Cargo’s CEO, Anis Riahi confirmed to Cargo Facts his airline is preparing to commence operations in August, with an initial fleet consisting of two freighter-converted 737Read More

Turboprop Freighter Fleet – Part III

Turboprop Freighter Fleet – Part III

June 13, 2016 at 9:06 am 0 comments

Last week, in Parts I and II of this three-part analysis of the worldwide turboprop freighter fleet, we offered an overview of the fleet, as well as a showing the entire fleet broken down by carrier, and then looked at the fleet in more detail on a type-by-type basis. YouRead More

Turboprop freighter fleet – Part II

Turboprop freighter fleet – Part II

June 9, 2016 at 9:31 am 0 comments

Yesterday, in Part I of this three-part analysis of the worldwide turboprop freighter fleet, we offered an overview of the fleet, as well as a showing the entire fleet broken down by carrier. You can read Part I here, and today, we look at the fleet in more detail byRead More

The changing turboprop freighter fleet

The changing turboprop freighter fleet

June 8, 2016 at 10:27 am 0 comments

Today we begin a three-part analysis of the worldwide turboprop freighter fleet. We start with a bit of history, and then an overview of the fleet as it is today. In coming days we will examine the fleet on a type-by-type basis (read Part II here), and then move onto someRead More

Demand for turboprop freighters stalls

Demand for turboprop freighters stalls

May 29, 2014 at 10:12 am 0 comments

As package volumes declined in Europe and North America during the recession of 2008/2009, the big express companies cut off the expansion of their feeder freighter fleets. This ended several years of strong growth in the number of turboprop freighters in the 4-to-9 tonne payload category operated worldwide, and inRead More