YTO eyes widebodies while ATSG eyes new customers in Far East

YTO eyes widebodies while ATSG eyes new customers in Far East

安徽快3走势图Chinese express carrier YTO Cargo Airlines is exploring the possibility of adding widebody freighters that can carry 50-60 tonnes, the airline tells Cargo Facts . This would represent a big step for YTO, which currently operates a fleet con...

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Northrop Grumman scramjet engine produces record thrust in test

Northrop Grumman scramjet engine produces record thrust in test

A scramjet engine made by Northrop Grumman set a record for the highest thrust produced by an air-breathing hypersonic engine in US Air Force history. Ground tests of the 5.5m (18ft)-long engine were conducted by US Air Force Research Labor...

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JAL looks to partnerships for freighter capacity with Kalitta codeshare

JAL looks to partnerships for freighter capacity with Kalitta codeshare

US-based Kalitta Air has begun placing a Japan Airlines flight number on three weekly round trips between Chicago (NRT) and Narita (NRT), operated by a 747-400F. That aircraft appears to be unit 26414, a 747-400F Kalitta acquired from Korea...

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Cathay freighters to carry lithium batteries again

Cathay freighters to carry lithium batteries again

Standalone lithium-ion batteries can once again be carried by Cathay Pacific Cargo on its freighter aircraft, after the carrier developed and introduced a fire-containment bag。 Shipments of standalone lithium-ion batteries are a significant。。。

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No 747-8F upgauge yet for Qantas Freight

No 747-8F upgauge yet for Qantas Freight

Two Atlas Air 747-400Fs (29253 and 29254) that had been flying on an ACMI basis for Qantas Freight ceased operations on Sunday as part of a planned transition to larger 747-8Fs. Surprisingly, they have been replaced not by two 747-8Fs, but...

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