Kazakhstan’s Sigma adds country’s first 747F

Last week, a 747-200SF (23737, ex-Kalitta Air) landed at Shymkent (CIT) airport in Kazakhstan, on delivery to Sigma Airlines. The Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan confirmed in early December that Sigma had registered the country’s first 747 freighter.   Previously, the aircraft had been operated by Kalitta Air, but had not been operated since December 2016. Kalitta confirmed to Cargo […]

El Al 742, 1991

From the Cargo Facts Archives! October has been an extremely busy month, so there hasn’t been much action in “Aircraft Action” – but more is coming! It’s the fall of 1991 and El Al’s 4X-AXF is (msn: 21594) loading at TLV (Ben Gurion International Airport). 4X-AXF served its entire career with El Al (though it […]
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