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  • ANALYSIS: Soaring demand drives Airbus to plug freighter gap

    Airbus's decision last week to launch a passenger-to-freighter conversion programme for its A330 twinjet was long overdue. The airframer's own global market...

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  • FedEx to begin HUD EFVS installations this month

    FedEx Express is ready to begin installing on its Boeing MD-10s a newly certified head-up display (HUD) and infra-red...

  • Northrop Grumman winds down civilian counter manpads work

    Northrop Grumman is dissolving its civilian Guardian ...

  • BAE and Northrop bid to test anti-missile systems on commerical airliners

    BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman plan to compete for a new solicitation issued by the US Department of Homeland...

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  • ANALYSIS: The impact of DC-10 and MD-11 on aviation

    News | 05 Dec 2014 10:57 | James Mellon

    ​All journeys on a passenger jet these days will be on a type that has two, or occasionally four, engines. This year marked the end of the era of the three-engine airliner and, with it, the presence in the flight schedules of a once powerful manufacturer. In a remarkable coincidence, the final scheduled passenger services of both the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 and its successor, the MD-11, took place in 2014, with Biman Bangladesh and KLM, respectively, retiring their last examples.
  • FedEx orders another four 767-300Fs

    News | 10 Oct 2014 21:47 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​FedEx has placed orders for four additional Boeing 767-300 freighters, bringing to 46 the number of outstanding orders that the package delivery company has for the type.
  • FedEx receives first 767-300F

    News | 04 Sep 2013 21:46 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>FedEx Express today took delivery of its first Boeing 767-300 freighter.</p><p>The aircraft is the first of 50 767-300 freighters the Memphis-based cargo...
  • FedEx to take 13 Boeing 757 options

    News | 05 Aug 2013 22:09 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>Memphis-based cargo operator FedEx has agreed to purchase 13 of 16 options for Boeing 757s, a July financial filing shows. </p><p>The options were attached...
  • FedEx accelerates more aircraft retirements

    News | 03 Jun 2013 23:09 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>FedEx Express is accelerating retirements of additional aircraft as it continues a programme to modernise its fleet with more efficient aircraft.</p><p>By...
  • FedEx to reduce trans-Pacific capacity, considering more accelerated retirements

    News | 20 Mar 2013 17:56 | Kristin Majcher

    <p>FedEx Express will decrease capacity to and from Asia beginning 1 April and is considering further accelerated retirements of its oldest freighter aircraft,...