Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Korean Air said they have finalized an order for five 777 Freighters
Korea's flag carrier currently operates 86 Boeing passenger airplanes and has unfilled orders for nearly 40 additional airplanes, including 12 777-300ERs, 10 747-8 Intercontinentals, 10 787-9 Dreamliners, two 747-8 Freighters
and six 777 Freighters
Boeing offers the most complete family of freighters
, providing superior efficiency and operating economics in support of airline profitability.
1-meter) interior height capability that complements the popular 747 freighter
family, the 777 freighter
can fly 4,900 nautical miles (9,070 kilometers) with a full payload of 225,200 pounds (102 metric tons).
Everyone's looking forward to love letters from their girlfriends, their wives or whatever, maybe even a package,'' Fuller said as he waited for a mail boat to take him out to join a freighter
after his shore leave.
ASCC will deliver its first converted 757-200 freighter
to Babcock and Brown Aircraft Management.
Cargolux was the world's first operator of the 747-8 Freighter
, taking its first delivery of the airplane type in October 2011.
World Airways has in its fleet wide-body passenger and freighter
MD11 and B747 aircraft which it operates under various contract types, covering wet lease and ACMI (aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance) agreements.
The 777 Freighter
is the world's longest-range twin-engine freighter
and features the lowest trip cost of any large freighter
Airbus received a further blow on Tuesday when FedEx said it cancelled its order for 10 A380-800F freighter
aircraft because of delivery delays, opting instead to buy planes from rival Boeing.
There, the Norwegian freighter
, the Bulk Challenge, had been moored for more than 24 hours awaiting approval from a West African government to unload its 3,500 or more refugees.
With this order, AAWW remains the leader in providing the capacity and operational flexibility required by our air cargo customers using the state-of-the-art freighter
platform," said William J.
The 747-8 Freighter
is the most efficient large freighter
in service and the two new airplanes will now serve some of the world's high-growth markets.
US airframer Boeing (NYSE: BA) and US package delivery service FedEx Corp's (NYSE: FDX) FedEx Express unit said that the package flier has taken delivery its first 767-300 freighter
The first Boeing (NYSE: BA) 777 Freighter
to enter Qatar Airways' fleet completed a 16-hour flight from Boeing's Everett, Wash.