Overheard at Cargo Facts Symposium

MIAMI – A bustling crowd of senior executives from all links in the air cargo supply chain gathered at the Mandarin Oriental for the 23rd annual presentation of the Cargo Facts Symposium. Delegates were delighted to be greeted with news that worldwide air freight volumes for the month of August were up double-digits (12.9%) y-o-y, […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • October 4, 2017

IAI awarded STC for 737-700 P-to-F, Alaska Air Cargo to take redelivery

On Monday, Israel Aerospace Industries received an STC for its 737-700 passenger-to-freighter conversion program, and could redeliver the first freighter-converted 737-700F (30794) to Seattle-based Alaska Air Cargo before the end of this week. Once redelivered, IAI, through its MRO and conversion arm, Bedek Aviation Group, will have redelivered not only the first 737-700F, but also […]
  • Charles Kauffman
  • September 5, 2017

Boeing 747-400 Passengers to Cargo Conversion

Bedek is the largest conversion center outside the US for the B747-200 Pax and Combi conversions to Special Freighter (SF). Bedek is an acknowledged world leader, converting 747-200 for major airlines around the globe, among them are Lufthansa, UPS, Air France, Alitalia, Atlas Air. Originally posted by contributor Richard Ziskind.
  • David Harris
  • February 1, 2013