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With the arrival of SkyCargos first freighter here, we open a new chapter in our history and lay the foundation for a fruitful cooperation for the benefit of our customers.
With the arrival of SkyCargo's first freighter here, we open a new chapter in our history and lay the foundation for a fruitful cooperation for the benefit of our customers.
China Postal's agreement with Boeing -- which also includes the purchase of seven Boeing 757-200s that the airline plans to convert into freighters -- marks the largest purchase order in the airline's history.
This demand growth will spur the world freighter fleet to expand by more than half, from the current 1,690 airplanes to 2,730 airplanes by the end of the forecast period.
We are soon going to start negotiations with Boeing for a large number of 767 conversions to freighters and we will place an order with Boeing as, unfortunately, Airbus is not making up its mind if they will convert our A330s to freighters or not," Al Baker said.
Our decision to invest in the 777 freighter helps ensure that we are well positioned to serve our customers' long-term needs.
The A330-200 freighter can carry up to 64 metric tonnes of cargo and can fly up to 7,400 kilometres non-stop.
The Boeing conversion program gives us the flexibility to address our growing need for freighter aircraft in a timely and efficient manner - making best use of ANA's existing resources - as we forge ahead with our plans to create a new cargo airline and renew our fleet.
Other carriers flying freighters from Asian destinations to DFW include Korean Air, China Airlines, China Cargo Airlines and EVA Air.
Boeing has forecast the worldwide freighter fleet will nearly double during the next 20 years to 3,456 aircraft.
Eighteen Filipino crew members were rescued Friday morning after the freighter they were aboard became inclined off Fukuoka Prefecture, southwestern Japan, coast guard officials said.
While one group of Orange County women flags down a freighter in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, another satirizes Bill Clinton off Baja California.
NYSE:AA) announced today the first redelivery of its Alcoa-SIE Cargo Conversions 757-200ASF freighter conversion program.
Qatar Airways Cargo is the world's third largest international cargo carrier and serves more than 60 exclusive freighter destinations worldwide via its Doha hub
Boeing products make up more than 90 percent of the world's dedicated freighter capacity.