It looks great! Interesting that it didn't go to K2 or to Southern, both of which already operate 737s for DHL. There were rumours about Swift potentially operating 738Fs for Amazon, which didn't come to pass; I guess they grew out of what ultimately was this transaction. Right aircraft. Wrong cust...Jump to post
There were rumours about Swift potentially operating 738Fs for Amazon, which didn't come to pass; I guess they grew out of what ultimately was this transaction. Right aircraft. Wrong customer. The Swift / iAero pilot recruiting group on Facebook mentioned a pair of 734F aircraft were coming for DHL...Jump to post
Does anyone have any insights on the upcoming 737 freighters that'll be operated by Sun Country? I know their operation is supposed to start in Q2, but would be interested to know if anyone has an idea on registrations and what their startup plans are - should we expect the new aircraft to get deliv...Jump to post
Supposedly 145 extra commercial flights scheduled around this event to LAS....what kind of other special events command this sort of attention?? The super bowl. The NCAA championship game. The Kentucky derby. The World Series if the Red Sox are in it. Whatever they do in Mecca. I could understand t...Jump to post
N276DH is finally getting to Kalitta today, currently airborne on last leg of MEX-YIP-OSC delivery flight. Any info on what livery it ended up wearing (would guess full DHL or the split Kalitta/DHL combo) would be most appreciated. First, apologies to wjcandee for the repetitive post - I hadn't cli...Jump to post
On another note, do your sources have any info on what's up with N276DH, which is being converted by IAI in MEX? It has been there 9 months plus 10 days, more than double the time it was taking them to do other conversions at MEX. It looked like it was finally moving around the airport 2 months ago...Jump to post
UPS and USPS service is a mess as well. I got a blizzard 3 weeks ago that is still jacking with my service. Lots of prime shipments that are taking 4 days to make it from the MSP distribution center to me two hours north in DLH. Meanehile, my target 2 day shipments are running fine. Heck, hasn't sn...Jump to post
N919CA flew to SDF instead of going to ORD. Will be interesting to see if N919CA sticks around the states and does domestic work for UPS this year or not; National did some flying for UPS last year. Had heard rumors there would be more aircraft starting for UPS today; 21Air's N881YV (B762) went to ...Jump to post
It looks like N496MC is back to doing military flying after a few days at UPS. Looks like N492MC took its place, so total number of Atlas 744s flying for UPS (8, by my count) remains steady. I noticed N409MC (Atlas 744F) started doing MEM-ANC-MEM circuits on Wednesday; wonder if it's flying for USP...Jump to post
washingtonflyer wrote:What happens to carriers like Skylease Cargo. Do their tarmac queens from MIA get into the party?
Western Global's other 744, N344KD, started flying for UPS last night, December 10. Reviewing WGA's fleet, every aircraft they've got that's flown more recently than June is now flying peak for UPS, save N412SN, which is bouncing in and out of the Middle East. Kalitta Charters II B722 N724CK has don...Jump to post
Appreciate all of the updates mentioned above! Didn't know about the Amerijet activity, nice job catching that. To add on to what's been mentioned above, there was a huge wave of new aircraft joining UPS today/yesterday (December 9 and 10); sounds like another way coming on December 16. Added in the...Jump to post
Spacepope wrote:ottergoose wrote:21 Air has a B763 operating for CargoJet: N999YV.
I have N999YV (the 21 air bird) as a 762, not -3.
Interesting commentary here; I've been keeping tabs on the aircraft that appear to be flying peak for my blog (I won't link to it, as I've got commercial self-interest in it, but if you want to Google "Air Cargo Peak Season 2019" you can find it if you want to). A few other aircraft worth ...Jump to post
Just on the UPS stuff, it's interesting to see how the ATI aircraft are scheduled. PHL-MCO-SDF-MCO-PHL. Same for MIA. So they're getting decent utilization during Peak. ....and no 727s or 737s this year. I know. I miss the 727s. Although I'm sure UPS doesn't. It doesn't seem that long ago to me tha...Jump to post
Air Cargo News has a story confirming Southern Air (Atlas) will be operating the 737-800F in the US.Jump to post
There is only one 767-200 in DHL livery for ABX Air. Wow! My records had N773AX, 775, 783, 787, 788, and 794 as being ABX B762s in DHL paint... looks like it's time to update some information on my end, thank you. With respect to Amazon's 737 - Southern Air's been flying N362GT around (CVG-MIA, mos...Jump to post
I'm the guy who built JetTip - if you have any suggestions to improve it, I'm all ears - if there's a specific type/pattern of alerts you're interested in, I might be able to help. FlightRadar24 does not have a data service (yet), but, FlightAware does, and it's more or less what you're looking for:...Jump to post
Looks like N255CM, an ATI B762, is flying with a UPS flight number out of Miami.Jump to post
Looks like UPS and WGN are kicking things up a notch today, and these are just flights where the type+airline is unusual at the respective airport. Not sure all of these are "holiday rush" related, but, they're all outliers. A pair of WGN MD11's are in unusual (to them) locations : N411SN ...Jump to post