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.
Emirates SkyCargo is delighted to start our weekly freighter
operations to Luxembourg," said Nabil Sultan, Emirates divisional senior vice president, Cargo.
The company said the orders for 737-700 and 737-800 freighters
will be available on a turnkey basis for lease and purchase beginning in the first quarter 2017.
Boeing (NYSE: BA) has agreed with China Postal Airlines for 10 Next-Generation 737 Boeing Converted Freighters
(BCFs), pending a program launch, the company said.
In response to challenging market conditions, freighter
operators have adjusted freighter
utilization, temporarily grounded portions of the fleet and/or retired older freighters
Financial details of the two Freighters
were not disclosed.
Doha-based Qatar Airways said last May that it was looking to convert as many as 15 of its A330 passenger aircraft, from a total of nearly 30, to freighters
, possibly by 2015, but now the carrier is considering opting for Boeing 767 freighters
With its proven track record, long-range capabilities and excellent operating efficiencies, the 777 freighter
will allow us to economically deliver cargo further than ever before.
Etihad is the launch customer of the A330-200 freighter
aircraft, and participated in a handover ceremony with Airbus at the Farnborough International Air Show in July.
Boeing has secured 105 orders for the 747-8, 78 of which are orders for the new freighter
Tokyo, Japan, Oct 31, 2005 - (JCN Newswire) - The ANA Board of Directors today decided that ANA would become the launch customer of the 767-300 Boeing Converted Freighter
On November 19, Cathay Pacific Cargo will begin Boeing 747400 air freighter
service from Hong Kong to DFW International Airport--another important cargo link with the Pacific Rim.
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.