BAJMowiec From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 99 posts, RR: 0 Posted (11 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 3747 times:
I don't mean to get on the whole MD-11 thing again, I do know that it's pax version and combi version are out of production, but I do see quite a lot of freighters, can anyone tell me if the MD-11 Freighter is in prodution ?
744lover From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 187 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (11 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 3718 times:
Simple answer. NO
Lufthansa Cargo took the delivery of the last MD-11 ever bulit. It was a freighter version. Registration D-ALCN.
I'm not completely sure, but I think there are some incs. around there that have a conversion program for the MD-11 (from PAX to Freighter).
Meister808 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 973 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (11 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 3567 times:
Keep in mind that many cargo airlines have/are in the process of converting DC-10s to MD-10s, a procedure that I am not too sure about, but I know it involves installing winglets and some other exterior mods that make the aircraft look like an MD-11.
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