Freighter Conversions

Webinar recap: Demand stays strong for ‘preighter’ operations

By Max Kingsley-Jones, FlightGlobal

The rapid introduction of passenger aircraft in dedicated freighter roles has been a key development during the coronavirus pandemic –…

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AEI to modify B737-800SFs for GA Telesis

By Rachelle Harry

Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (AEI) has entered an agreement with GA Telesis that will involve it modifying and delivering up to…

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Boeing to deliver two 737-800BCFs to AFG

By Rachelle Harry

Boeing has signed an agreement with plane trader Aircraft Finance Germany (AFG) to modify and deliver two 737-800 Boeing converted…

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AEI set to convert aircraft for CargoAir

By Rachelle Harry

Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (AEI) has signed a contract with CargoAir that will see it converting a Boeing 737-400SF freighter for…

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European Aviation responds to pandemic with plans for A340 cargo fleet

By Murdo Morrison, FlightGlobal

For most of the aviation sector, the coronavirus pandemic has brought unprecedented disaster. But for one operator, it has created…

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Air Astana converting 767s for new cargo division

By David Kaminski-Morrow, FlightGlobal

Air Astana is establishing a freight division, Air Astana Cargo, which will use three Boeing 767-300ERs which are being retired…

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GAMECO begins 737 freighter conversions

By Alfred Chua, FlightGlobal

Chinese maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) provider GAMECO has begun work on Boeing 737 passenger-to-freighter conversions, and is mulling plans…

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AEI to convert B737-800s into freighters for Aviation Holdings

By Rachelle Harry

Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (AEI) has announced that it will convert up to three Boeing 737-800SF freighters for Aviation Holdings. The…

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Jazz Aviation to operate Dash 8-400 freighter developed by De Havilland Canada

By Rachelle Harry

De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (De Havilland Canada) and Jazz Aviation have announced that Jazz is to be the…

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AEI reports renewed interest in B737 classic conversions

By Damian Brett

Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (AEI) is seeing renewed interest in its Classic 737 conversion programmes and is expecting to have at…

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