Freighter Conversion

Caerdav rocks up to the cargo conversion market

By Damian Brett

Wales-based MRO Caerdav is seeking to move into the cargo conversion market as it looks to capitalise on expected growth…

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AEI carries out first B737-800SF conversion for Allied Air

By Rachelle Harry

Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (AEI) has delivered its first B737-800SF freighter conversion to Nigeria-based carrier Allied Air — making the carrier…

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Freighter conversions fall away sharply in 2019

By Greg Waldron - Flight Global

Freighter conversions fell 33% in 2018, with declines in the widebody, narrowbody, and regional aircraft freighter segments. Cirium fleets data…

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Resource Air Conversions launches RAC 90 Cargo King Air conversion

By Damian Brett

Resource Air Conversions has launched a new freighter conversion programme for the Beechcraft King Air 90 turboprop aircraft, to be…

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More B737-800BCF orders as ASL expands its cargo fleet

By Damian Brett

ASL Aviation Holdings and Boeing signed a Memorandum of Understanding for 20 of the increasingly popular 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter…

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Jetran to convert three B757s with Precision

By Damian Brett

Lessor Jetran International (Jetran) has awarded Precision Aircraft Solutions with a contract to convert three Boeing 757-200 aircraft into freighters….

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Amazon confirms move into B737-800 freighters with Southern Air CMI deal

Amazon Air is moving into B737-800 freighter operations, with a potential for up to 20 aircraft, after Atlas Air Worldwide…

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No bellyache for freighters, the backbone of air cargo

Freighter aircraft will continue to play an important role in air cargo supply chains, despite the growth in big bellied…

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AEI selects STAECO as conversion centre

US-based Aeronautical Engineers Inc (AEI), the passenger to freighter aircraft conversion specialist, has selected China’s Taikoo (Shandong) Aircraft Engineering Co,…

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AEI receives FAA certification for B737-800SF

Passenger to freighter conversion specialist Aeronautical Engineers Inc. (AEI) has received a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for…

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