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IAI Increasing 777 Freighter Conversion Capacity!

IAI Increasing 777 Freighter Conversion Capacity!

Before its prototype Boeing 777-300ERSF freighter is ready, IAI is already increasing production capacity for its freighter conversion. IAI in Israel has been very active in freighter conversion programmes, and the Boeing 777 is their latest project. They have similar...
737-800BCF – Boeing Boosting Production Capacity

737-800BCF – Boeing Boosting Production Capacity

Boeing will work with a new partner to create two more conversion lines for its 737-800BCF freighter, to meet rising demand from cargo operators. Boeing may have had a hard time sorting out issues with the 737 MAX, but the 737-800BCF is another matter. The aircraft is...
Silk Way West Buys 5 Boeing 777F freighters

Silk Way West Buys 5 Boeing 777F freighters

Boeing got another freighter sale for its 777F, from Silk Way West Airlines. It is the first sale of the 777F in that part of the world. Sales of widebodies have been problematic in the crisis, but of course cargo is a completely different animal. Times are very...
IndiGo Adding Freighters To Its Fleet!

IndiGo Adding Freighters To Its Fleet!

Building on its use of makeshift freighters in the pandemic, Indigo is now looking to make it into a permanent shift, building on its resources. Never let a good crisis go to waste, they say. Like many airlines, IndiGo got a taste for the use of freighters, by...
GECAS-IAI 777-300ERSF ‘Big Twin’ Modification Starts!

GECAS-IAI 777-300ERSF ‘Big Twin’ Modification Starts!

The GECAS-IAI partnership to create the 777-300ER freighter conversion has reached the modification stage. The project has important implications about the freighter AND passenger widebody fleets, worldwide. The planning phase of the programme to create the...