behramjee
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Fed Ex Buys 11 More Aircraft

Fri Oct 29, 2004 2:18 pm

Fedex has purchased 10 aircraft from various leasing companies including Airbus, GATX and GECAS.

These are aircraft are :

3 MD11s previously operated by Varig
1 A310-300 previously operated by Regionair
4 A310-300s previously operated by Khalifa
2 A310-300s previously operated by Aeroflot
1 A310-300 previously operated by Transaero

**This is in addition to the 8 MD 11s it bought from Delta 3-4 weeks ago.
 
Carpethead
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RE: Fed Ex Buys 11 More Aircraft

Fri Oct 29, 2004 5:35 pm

Sign of good times at the largest cargo carrier in the world.
I wonder if some of the additional A310s will be based in China or Asia?


 
Scorpio
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RE: Fed Ex Buys 11 More Aircraft

Fri Oct 29, 2004 7:23 pm

Great news! The ex Regionair and one of the Khalifa A310s are already at Dresden for freighter conversion.