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  • SOLDIERING ON: 10 veteran airliner types still in service

    ​News that SkyWest is retiring its remaining Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias prompted us to come up with a list of 10 other veteran types still being operated by airlines, including as freighters. The data comes from Flight International’s World Airliner Census, compiled using Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.

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  • Boeing stands by dedicated freighter market

    ​Boeing anticipates continued demand for new dedicated freighter aircraft, despite recent weakness in the cargo market.

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    News | 19 Jan 2015 13:28 | Olivier Bonnassies

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  • ​ANALYSIS: Narrowbody conversions drive P2F market in 2014

    News | 16 Jan 2015 00:01 | Greg Waldron

    The year 2014 saw a 10% increase in global passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversions to 70 aircraft, driven by growth in narrowbody conversions, while extreme weakness continued to dog the widebody conversion market.
  • ANALYSIS: Low yields, weak trade hinder North American cargo

    News | 19 Dec 2014 12:25 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Many industry insiders thought the air cargo market would finally reverse a multi-year slide in 2014.
  • ANALYSIS: No end in sight for Norwegian saga

    News | 10 Dec 2014 21:38 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    For almost two decades, the Norwegian embassy has dolled up a giant Christmas tree at Washington DC's Union Station every December in what the Scandinavian country hails as a symbol of friendship between Norway and the USA.
  • EU's patience over Norwegian delay 'wearing very thin'

    News | 09 Dec 2014 18:42 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​The EU's patience with US delays over approving Norwegian Air International's (NAI) foreign air carrier permit is "wearing very thin", says an EU official.
  • FAA reiterates opposition to new rest rules for cargo pilots

    News | 08 Dec 2014 17:31 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration has reiterated its opposition to altering new pilot rest requirements despite calls by pilot groups for the rules to apply to all-cargo airlines.