Six 777 Freighters for Hong Kong Airlines

Note: The following article is excerpted from the current issue of Cargo Facts Update. We encourage those of you who do not already subscribe to the weekly Update, and its companion the monthly printed Cargo Facts newsletter, to click here for more information. China’s HAINAN AIRGROUP (HNA )signed a Memorandum of Understanding with BOEING for 38 aircraft, including six 777Fs […]

ACMG Adds 3 Senior Consultants

SEATTLE, WA- Three experienced aviation experts have joined Air Cargo Management Group as Senior Consultants, the company announced. The new Senior Consultants dramatically expand ACMG’s capabilities and geographic reach. The new Senior Consultants are: Steven Verhasselt, Wim Kuit, and Norman Hecht. ACMG is the publisher of CargoFacts.net. Mr. Verhasselt is ACMG’s Senior Consultant, Asia Pacific. […]

Contracts question

We are in the process of getting setup as a Cargo Drop Stations with some airlines. Does anyone know where I could source a generic contract to use for this purpose?

IATA reports January air cargo traffic up 9.1%

Note: The following article is excerpted from the current issue of Cargo Facts Update. We encourage those of you who do not already subscribe to the weekly Update, and its companion the monthly printed Cargo Facts newsletter, to click here for more information.   The International Air Transport Association reported strong growth in demand for […]

FedEx and Boeing reported to be considering a 767-400 Freighter

A freighter version of the 767-400? Rumors from several sources indicate that FedEx is in discussions with Boeing regarding a freighter variant of the 767-400ER, presumably as a replacement for the 58 MD-10-10Fs and 17 MD-10-30Fs it now operates. The key characteristics of a potential 767-400F that would make it attractive to FedEx are: Cargo […]

777F celebrates its second birthday

Today marks the second full year of service for the freighter variant of the Boeing 777. The manufacturer has so far delivered 39 units and has 44 still in its firm backlog. Yes, that’s right, 44. Boeing’s website shows a total of just 79 firm orders, but Cargo Facts has learned that a mid-February order […]

US Air Force Selects Boeing to Supply 179 Tanker Transports

  Note: The following article is excerpted from the current issue of Cargo Facts Update. We encourage those of you who do not already subscribe to the weekly Update, and its companion the monthly printed Cargo Facts newsletter, to click here for more information.   Boeing wins USAF tanker refleeting contract: In what could be […]
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