A blast from the (3-engine) past

We’re taking a video tour down Memory Lane today, with a look the three-engine era — an era from which the only remaining aircraft are in cargo service. We’ll start with the present, and work backwards. Here’s a video assemblage of takeoffs and landings of the current star of the air freight world, the 777F and […]

30 Years of Cargo Facts: Sir George

In January, 1996, Cargo Facts reported that Arrow Air would soon begin taking delivery of three converted Lockheed L-1011’s – all three to be based in Miami. Lockheed’s foray into wide-body commercial airliners ended badly for the company and that’s well detailed elsewhere. A new-build freighter variant never emerged from Palmdale, but after production had […]
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