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Condor – DHL: Packages Instead Of Passengers!

Condor – DHL: Packages Instead Of Passengers!

Leisure airline Condor made an agreement with DHL Express, to operate four of its Boeing 767 passenger airliners on cargo-only flights. Many airlines have done cargo flights with passenger jets. And we have explained the reasons why this makes sense. On one hand, it...
757 Freighter Door Opening In Flight: A VERY Similar Case

757 Freighter Door Opening In Flight: A VERY Similar Case

A freighter door opening in flight is rare, but not unheard of. We’re going to look at an older case, and what happened to that 757 afterwards! Last Saturday we saw a DHL 757 freighter, whose main cargo door opened shortly after takeoff. The crew made an expedited...
INCIDENT: DHL 757 Freighter Door Opens In Flight!

INCIDENT: DHL 757 Freighter Door Opens In Flight!

Early on Saturday morning, a DHL Boeing 757 Freighter made an emergency landing back at its origin airport, after its main cargo door opened in flight. The incident happened in Leipzig Halle Airport (EDDP), in Germany. The aircraft, a DHL Air Boeing 757-236PCF...
DHL Orders Eight New Boeing 777F Aircraft

DHL Orders Eight New Boeing 777F Aircraft

Last week, DHL Express announced eight new orders for Boeing 777F aircraft. And later that day, their 2020 earnings showed why. Lately it certainly seems that whenever we mention new widebodies, the conversation is about freighters… DHL’s new 777F aircraft will begin...
Incident: DHL Airbus Rejected Take-Off At Very High Speed

Incident: DHL Airbus Rejected Take-Off At Very High Speed

An Airbus A300-600 freighter operating for DHL Aviation, rejected take-off yesterday at Brussels airport. The aircraft had began rotation before rejecting. The aircraft crew managed to stop the jet within the runway. However it couldn’t move off, due to a number of...