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Air China Orders More B747F  
User currently offlineNW7E7 From United States of America, joined Jun 2004, 535 posts, RR: 4
Posted (11 years 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 2928 times:

Air China Cargo Orders Two Boeing 747-400 Freighters

SEATTLE, July 29, 2004 -- The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today confirmed an order by Air China Cargo Co. for two Boeing 747-400 Freighters, valued at approximately $400 million at list prices.

The first airplane is scheduled for delivery in November 2005, followed by the second delivery in March 2006. The two freighters will be used on Air China Cargo's routes between China and North America.

Air China Cargo's two new Boeing 747-400 freighter airplanes will be powered by Pratt & Whitney 4056 engines.

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User currently offlineStratofish From Germany, joined Sep 2001, 1072 posts, RR: 5
Reply 1, posted (11 years 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 2843 times:

AFAIK all Air China 747s are PW powered... I even guess this is the reason why they're purchasing all new frames.

Oh and one A320 for them is on its delivery flight as we speak.

The Metro might be the Sub(optimal)way
User currently offlineN754PR From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (11 years 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 2802 times:


This is their 1st order for the 744F....


Thats a A319.

User currently offlineElcapi1980 From United States of America, joined Apr 2004, 220 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (11 years 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 2795 times:

AFAIK all Air China 747s are PW powered... I even guess this is the reason why they're purchasing all new frames
or maybe it is the best aircraft in the market for cargo, or its fits best to air china....whatever reason......good for boeing,,,,,


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