Freighter aircraft transactions through the first half of April

Every week in Cargo Facts Update, we include a list of recent freighter aircraft transactions, and then a comprehensive summary in the monthly issue of Cargo Facts. Each reference to a freighter aircraft transaction (FAT) in our publications contains a unique FAT code linked to the FAT database on the CargoFacts.com website. This database is […]
  • Caryn Livingston and Charles Kauffman
  • April 15, 2019

Services Air 727 at Goma

This pretty 727-200F has just arrived at Goma International Airport. Captured on the tarmac in late September by contributor Guido Potters, it is Services Air Cargo’s first 722F. Services Air had, like many Congolese operators, been using ex-Soviet Antonovs for many years, but in the last 18 months has attempted to switch over to western […]
  • David Harris
  • December 8, 2010

FedEx N479FE

This 1970s classic is resting in the sun at the south cargo area at Boston’s Logan International in the late afternoon. Built in 1978, N479FE (id: 21461/1337) began it’s life serving the world’s largest operator of 727s – Braniff. It even retains Braniff’s old customer code from Boeing, being a 727-227. It was one of […]
  • David Harris
  • August 10, 2010