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Four US carriers pledge support for ME3 in fight with US3

Atlas Air, jetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, and FedEx Express have pledged their support for the ME3 carriers - Emirates, Etihad Airways, and Qatar Airways - in their ongoing quarrel with the US3 - US Airways, United Airlines, and Delta Air Lines - concerning the Gulf-based carriers' alleged state subsidization.

In a letter submitted to the US government on Monday, the quartet of carriers, collectively known as US Airlines for Open Skies (USAOS), backed maintaining the status-quo insofar ...

Atlas Air to acquire one more B747-8 freighter

Atlas Air (5Y, New York JFK) says it has reached an agreement with Boeing (BOE, Chicago O'Hare) in which it will acquire a B747-8(F) from the US manufacturer with delivery scheduled for November 2015. Once delivered, Atlas intends to charter out the freighter prior to its expected placement in longer-term ACMI service.

With the arrival, the freight specialist will operate a total of ten B747-8(F)s of which six are currently in service with its Polar Air Cargo (PO, New York JFK) subsidiary. ...

Atlas Air adds maiden B757 freighter

Atlas Air (5Y, New York JFK) has added a maiden narrowbody freighter to its fleet of twenty B747-400(F)s, nine B747-8(F)s, nine B767-200(F)s, and two B767-300(F)s.

ch-aviation research shows the passenger and cargo ACMI/charter specialist recently took delivery of a converted B757-200(F) N588GT (msn 24471), formerly B-2808 with China Cargo Airlines (CK, Shanghai Hongqiao).

Kenya's Astral Aviation due for two B737 freighters next month

Astral Aviation (8V, Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta) will take delivery of its first of two B737-400(F)s later next month as it prepares to enhance its intra-African market penetration. Astral had previously announced plans to acquire three MD-83(F)s to replace its two ageing DC-9-30(F)s.

According to CEO Sanjeev Gadhia, the aircraft will be used to increase frequencies on the Kenyan freight specialist's existing routes to D. R. Congo, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Chad, and Central African Republic. In the ...

Atlas Air extends B747 freighter deal with Swiss firm, Panalpina

Atlas Air (5Y, New York JFK) has renewed its partnership with Swiss forwarding and logistics provider, Panalpina, for a further five years. Under the terms of the new deal, Panalpina will switch one of its wet-leased B747-8(F)s to more than 200 scheduled charters per year, thereby expanding its air freight network. Atlas states the freed up aircraft will then transition to its other logistics client, DHL Express.

“The switch from one of our wet-leased B747-8Fs to more than 200 scheduled full ...


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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
B747-4004 4hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-400(F)18 18hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-400(LCF)4 4hiddenhiddenhidden
B747-8(F)9 9hiddenhiddenhidden
B757-200(F)1 1hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-2001 1hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-200(F)9 9hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-300 WIN. 11hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-300(F) WIN.2 2hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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