Tag: Boeing 777

IAI joins partners for Boeing 777 conversion facility in Korea

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) joined the Sharp Technics K (STK) and Incheon International Airport Corporation for a ceremony heralding the commencement of construction for a collaborative Boeing 777 passenger-to-freight conversion facility in Korea. Shmuel Kuzi, Executive VP and General Manag...

Silk Way West Airlines purchases an additional Boeing 777 Freighter

Silk Way West Airlines has expanded its commitment to modernise its fleet by amending its contract with Boeing to purchase an additional Boeing 777 Freighter, scheduled for delivery in 2025. This amendment is an extension to the original agreement signed in April 2021, and further demonstrates Si...

DHL Express and Singapore Airlines adds fifth additional freighter

In a strategic collaboration initiated in March 2022, DHL Express and Singapore Airlines (SIA) have successfully deployed the fifth and final Boeing 777 freighter, marking the completion of a significant tie-up aimed at enhancing cargo operations between Asia and the Americas. The newly deployed ...

Qatar Airways Cargo launches Kigali Africa Hub in partnership with RwandAir

At 13:00 Central Africa Time today, Qatar Airways Cargo’s Moved by People Boeing 777 freighter landed at Kigali International Airport. In the company of local dignitaries, freight forwarders, partners, and customers, Qatar Airways Cargo’s Chief Officer, Guillaume Halleux, and Yvonne Makolo, Ch...

Qatar Airways Cargo Celebrates International Women’s Day With All-Female Freighter Flight

Qatar Airways Cargo celebrated a landmark flight on Sunday 5 March as its scheduled Boeing 777 freighter from Doha to Shanghai was operated entirely of a crew of made up of women. From the ground staff overseeing and handling the cargo, to the flight deck crew operating the flight, this is the fi...

Emirates Expands its Cargo Fleet With Five Boeing 777 Freighters

Boeing and Emirates today announced the Middle East carrier is further expanding its all-Boeing dedicated freighter fleet with an order for five 777 Freighters, valued at more than $1.7 billion at list prices. HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline ...

Etihad Cargo reinforces commitment to China capacity

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Aviation Group, has reinforced its commitment to the Chinese market with the introduction of 15 direct passenger and freighter flights per week. Throughout the pandemic, the carrier remained committed to the market with a wide variety of capacit...

Qatar Airways Cargo unveils ‘Moved by People’ livery

Qatar Airways Cargo decorates a Boeing 777 freighter with a unique Moved by People livery, in celebration of Chapter 4 of its WeQare sustainability programme, Diversity. On 29 June 2022, a one-of-a-kind Boeing 777 freighter took to the skies from Toulouse and arrived via Oslo at Qatar Airways Car...

Etihad Cargo to increase frequencies to key destinations for the summer

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Aviation Group, will provide additional capacity to key destinations in the summer months across Asia, Africa and Europe. From July, Etihad Cargo will continue to operate its Boeing 777 freighter network with flights across Chicago, Dhaka, Frank...

Lufthansa Cargo and Kuehne+Nagel advocate power-to-liquid technology

This morning at 09:07 CET, the Lufthansa Cargo freighter with the registration D-ALFK took off for the first time under flight number LH8406 to Seoul, South Korea (ICN) with a new flight-ready livery: with the inscription "Flying into the Future CO2-neutral" and the addition "Power-to-Liquid Sustain...

WFS gains Turkish Airlines’ cargo contracts in Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has extended its cargo handling partnerships with Turkish Airlines in North America Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston. In Dallas, WFS has commenced handling services for the airline’s four Boeing 777 passenger flights to Istanbul. The new contract at Houston’s...

Atlas Air Worldwide orders four new Boeing 777 Freighters

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced today it has ordered four new Boeing 777 freighters in response to strong customer demand for dedicated international wide-body airfreight capacity, particularly in the fast-growing e-Commerce and Express markets. The first of the four new 777-200LRFs...

A.P. Moller – Maersk Orders Two Boeing 777 Freighters

- Global logistics and shipping company places first order for 777 Freighter - 777 Freighters to be operated by Maersk's air freight operator Star Air Boeing [NYSE: BA] and A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk) today announced the global provider of end-to-end container logistics has placed an order ...

Equine champions fly home on Emirates SkyCargo

On the afternoon of 2nd September, EK 9497, an Emirates Boeing 777 freighter transporting 40 horses from Haneda Airport landed at Liege Airport. This was the last of the 16 flights that Emirates SkyCargo operated to transport champion horses between Liege and Tokyo, bringing to a successful clo...

Mammoth Freighters launches Boeing 777 freighter conversion programs

Mammoth Freighters announced today the launch of its Boeing 777-200LR and 777-300ER passenger-to-freighter conversion programs. Mammoth was founded in December 2020 by two highly experienced aviation industry executives, Bill Wagner and Bill Tarpley, both serving as the company’s Co-CEOs. ...

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