Tag: Boeing 737-800

Modern Logistics expands fleet with two new Boeing converted freighters

Modern Logistics has announced the addition of two Boeing 737-800 Converted Freighter (BCF) aircraft to its operational fleet. The company revealed to Air Cargo News that it recently took delivery of its second 737-800BCF earlier this month, marking a significant milestone in its expansion effort...

Westjet Cargo Confirms the Launch of Four Boeing 737-800 Freighters on March 26

Today, WestJet Cargo has confirmed the launch of 4 dedicated Boeing 737-800 freighters on March 26, 2023 to massively increase its operations, thereby meeting the growing demand of the Canadian market. Kirsten De Bruijn, WestJet Executive Vice President of Cargo is confident about the future: “...

Bluebird Nordic receives fourth Boeing 737-800BCF further expanding its fleet

Icelandic cargo airline Bluebird Nordic, a member of the Avia Solutions Group, is continuing its fleet expansion by receiving one more Boeing 737-800 freighter aircraft (BCF). This is the fourth such aircraft in the airline’s fleet. The fleet expansion is Bluebird Nordic’s answer to the gr...

Blue Dart Express plans to expand with two more Boeing 737-800 freighters

Express air and integrated transportation and distribution company Blue Dart Express intends to add two Boeing 737-800 freighter aircraft. Blue Dart managing director Balfour Manuel said: “Our fleet expansion will enhance our geographical reach and widen our capacity to service current and pote...

AviaAM Leasing acquires Boeing 737-800 for Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion

AviaAM Leasing, a global aviation holding company engaged in tailored aircraft leasing and trading services, continues its Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion project, acquiring one more Boeing 737-800. Since the beginning of AviaAM Leasing’s Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversion project ...

WestJet Cargo’s first Boeing 737-800 Converted Freighter lands in Calgary

WestJet Cargo, welcomed the arrival of its first of four Boeing Converted Freighter (B737-800BCF) aircraft on lease from BBAM Limited Partnership (BBAM). WestJet Cargo is the first operator in Canada to operate the B737-800BCF which will be used for express cargo and e-commerce freight. "The d...

Alaska Air Cargo expands freighter fleet with addition of two aircraft

Alaska Air Cargo announced today it will add two Boeing 737-800 aircraft to its dedicated freighter fleet serving the state of Alaska. These additions increase the freighter fleet from three to five aircraft. “Fleet expansion positions our growing cargo business to meet increased demand that...

ATSG subsidiary cargo aircraft management inducts its first A321 to freighter conversion

Air Transport Services Group, Inc. announced today that its leasing subsidiary Cargo Aircraft Management has begun its first Airbus A321 aircraft for passenger-to-freighter conversion. PEMCO Conversions, a division of wholly owned ATSG subsidiary Pemco World Air Services, Inc., inducted the aircr...

Oversupply devalues freight aircraft despite strong cargo market

By Edward Robertson An oversupply of available freighter aircraft has impacted values and lease rates despite strong demand caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Aviation industry consultant IBA said data from its InsightIQ platform shows that since May 2020, nearly 200 narrowbody and widebody air...

Boeing Secures Aircraft Finance Germany Order for Two 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters

Responding to strong near and long-term express cargo demand, Aircraft Finance Germany (AFG) signed an agreement with Boeing for two 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters (BCF). Based on the popular Boeing Next-Generation 737, the 737-800BCF offers operators newer technology, lower fuel consumptio...

Caribbean Airlines Cargo Launches Charter Service

Caribbean Airlines introduces cargo charter services to support supply chains within the Caribbean region. The airline launched this new option to meet the growing demand for cargo uplift to a number of Caribbean islands, which are now experiencing significantly reduced cargo capacity with th...

flydubai Confirms Wet Lease Agreement with Smartwings

Dubai-based flydubai has announced today that it has finalised an agreement with Smartwings to wet lease four Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft between 14 December 2019 and 25 January 2020. The Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance and Insurance (ACMI) agreement with Smartwings will see four-leased ...

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