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C3 launches A320/A321 P-to-F conversion program

C3 launches A320/A321 P-to-F conversion program

Aircraft, Conversions, News September 6, 2017 at 10:55 am

California-based C3 Aerospace (pronounced “C Cubed”) formally launched passenger-to-freighter conversion programs for the Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft today. C3 did not release technical specifications for either freighter, nor any details about when it expects certification, but did provide some background information. Engineering for both the A320 and A321 conversionRead More

China Air Cargo prepares for takeoff

China Air Cargo prepares for takeoff

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, Conversions, Express, News July 25, 2017 at 10:44 am

Eight months ago, we reported that startup Chinese all-cargo carrier China Air Cargo Co. Ltd was about to take to the skies. It had taken redelivery of its first freighter – a Precision-converted 757-200PCF, and was within weeks of receiving its Operating Certificate. As is often the case, the finalRead More

China Post to establish European HQ in Hanover

China Post to establish European HQ in Hanover

News May 30, 2017 at 10:45 am

Last Tuesday, Stephan Weil, the Prime Minister of Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany, announced that, after discussions between his government and executives from China Post, the logistics company had decided to establish its European headquarters at Hanover’s Langenhagen Airport. Beginning this summer, two freighter flights per week will carry mailRead More

CFA 2016: 757 conversion orders keep rolling in

CFA 2016: 757 conversion orders keep rolling in

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, Conversions, E-Commerce, Express, News April 20, 2016 at 7:05 am

HONG KONG — Precision Aircraft Solutions announced another eight orders for 757-200PCF passenger-to-freighter conversions at Cargo Facts Asia 2016 here yesterday. China Postal Airlines ordered six, while recent startup China Air Cargo Corp ordered two. As we reported late last year, when Boeing announced a launch order from China Postal forRead More

Fifteen pallets for ST Aero

Fifteen pallets for ST Aero

Asia, Conversions, Strategy December 22, 2015 at 9:58 am

ST Aerospace, through its US subsidiary VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering, received Supplemental Type Certification from the US Federal Aviation Administration for a 15-pallet passenger-to-freighter 757-200 conversion. ST Aero has converted far more 757-200s to freighter configuration than any other conversion house. But almost all of those were part of aRead More

A massive freighter order from China Postal

A massive freighter order from China Postal

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, Conversions, Premium Newswire December 15, 2015 at 9:54 am

Demand for narrowbody freighters is going off the charts in China. How many times have you read the words “e-commerce is exploding in China” on these pages? Probably enough times to be tired of hearing it, but that doesn’t make it any less true, or any less important to theRead More

A record week for Precision Aircraft Solutions

A record week for Precision Aircraft Solutions

Aircraft, Carriers, Conversions, News November 18, 2015 at 10:51 am

It has been a good week for Precision Aircraft Solutions. In the last seven days the US-based passenger-to-freighter conversion specialist redelivered four freighter-converted 757-200PCFs, converted at four different MROs, to three different customers. And not only was it a record week, but, if our count is correct, the third of those fourRead More

Air China Cargo flies high

Air China Cargo flies high

Aircraft, Asia, Carriers, Strategy, Traffic July 16, 2015 at 10:24 am

Air China Cargo took delivery of its seventh 777F (44684) from Boeing, with the eighth, and final, 777F from the carrier’s 2013 order scheduled for delivery later this year. While the ups and downs of air freight demand over the last few years have shaken the resolve of some carriersRead More