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FedEx retires fifteen ageing freighters

FedEx Express (FX, Memphis Int'l) says it has permanently retired fifteen aircraft as part of a fleet capacity rationalization and modernization drive. Of the jets, seven were MD-11(F)s, three were A300-600(F)s, four were A310-300(F)s, and one was an MD10-10. A further twenty-three aircraft are expected to be retired in due course as well.

In the longterm, the US logistics giant says it will replace lost capacity with newer B777-Fs and B767-300(F)s delivered from Boeing (BOE, Chicago O'Hare).

Taiwan's EVA Air ends MD-11 freighter operations

EVA Air (BR, Taipei Taoyuan) has ended MD-11(F) operations with B-16113 (msn 48790) operating the type's last commercial flight - BR606 Taipei Taoyuan-Anchorage Ted Stevens-Los Angeles Int'l - on March 23. The Taiwanese carrier operated a total of eight MD-11(F)s over a 23-year long span.

The ch-aviation aircraft database shows that the type is still in service primarily with FedEx Express (FX, Memphis Int'l) and UPS Airlines (5X, Louisville Int'l), but also with ...

FedEx Express orders up one more B767 freighter

FedEx Express (FX, Memphis Int'l) has ordered one more B767-300(F) from Boeing (BOE, Chicago O'Hare) the US manufacturer's latest order book figures have revealed. The US freight and logistics specialist now has thirty-nine of the type on order with sixteen of them already in revenue service.

FedEx says the B767 freighter is approximately 30% more fuel efficient and has unit operating costs that are more than 20% lower than the MD-10s it is replacing.

FedEx set to acquire TNT for $4.8bn

FedEx Express (FX, Memphis Int'l) has announced it has reached a conditional agreement to acquire 100% of TNT Express N.V. shares for EUR4.4 billion (USD4.8 billion) in cash. FedEx justified its takeover bid on the grounds that TNT's strong European road platform and Liege hub would compliment its strength in other regions globally, including North America and Asia. In return, TNT will benefit from synergies with FedEx including global air express, freight forwarding, contract logistics and ...

Chile's LAN Cargo to lease out three B767 freighters

LAN Cargo (UC, Santiago de Chile Int'l) and its sister cargo carriers will lease three B767-300(F)s to FedEx Express (FX, Memphis Int'l) on a three-year contract as demand for freight capacity in Latin America continues to remain weak.

"Cargo trends continue to be weak due to a slowdown in imports into Latin America and competitive pressures from regional and international cargo carriers persist," it said.

Parent LATAM Group said this week that in light of limited demand, it will continue ...


Fleet show complete list

Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A300-600(F)68 68hiddenhiddenhidden
A310-200(F)10 10hiddenhiddenhidden
A310-300(F)10 10hiddenhiddenhidden
B757-200 1818hiddenhiddenhidden
B757-200 WIN. 11hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-300(F) WIN.314hiddenhiddenhidden
B777-F25 25hiddenhiddenhidden
DC-10-10(F)36 36hiddenhiddenhidden
DC-10-30/-40(F)13 13hiddenhiddenhidden
MD-11(F)56 56hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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