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  • UPS 747F order will complement, not change, A380 plans


    Package carrier UPS’s new Boeing 747-400 freighter order will be used to supplement capacity on routes already...


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  • UPS buys 747-400Fs to supplement A380s

    News | 22 Aug 2005 23:00

    <P>United Parcel Service says that its newly ordered Boeing 747-400 Freighters will be used to provide supplemental capacity on routes already earmarked for the operator’s 10 Airbus A380s, which are scheduled for delivery in 2009. </P> <P>The US cargo carrier has placed firm orders for eight General Electric CF6-80C2-powered 747-400Fs, the first three of which will arrive in 2007, starting in June; the remainder following in 2008. </P> <P>UPS says that its two new widebody freighter fleets will replace some Boeing MD-11 Freighters on routes connecting Asia, Europe and North America, allowing UPS “to use one aircraft to do the job of two MD-11s” in some markets. It adds that the increased capacity will also allow some of the MD-11Fs to replace its older 747-100s.</P> <P><STRONG>DARREN MAAS/WASHINGTON DC</STRONG></P>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UPS-buys-747-400Fs-to-supplement-A380s-201085/
  • UPS 747F order will complement, not change, A380 plans

    News | 17 Aug 2005 23:00

    Package carrier UPS’s new Boeing 747-400 freighter order will be used to supplement capacity on routes already earmarked for the operator’s 10 Airbus A380s, which are scheduled for delivery in 2009.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UPS-747F-order-will-complement-not-change-A380-plans-200982/