Cargofacts news article 01/10/2021

Challenge Group to diversify freighter fleet with IAI-converted 767s and 777s Another all-747 operator looks to twin-engined freighters The Challenge Group will soon no longer be an all-747 operator, after it signed a memorandum of understanding with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for four 767-300BDSF and four 777-300ERSF conversions, the group confirmed to Cargo Facts. The 767-300BDSF conversions will commence in the second…

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Wuhan flights

IN June 2020, Challenge Airlines successfully operated 9 charter flights to Wuhan, China. Soon after, an application was filed with the Chinese Civil Aviation Authorities to apply for scheduled route rights to Wuhan and other Chinese cities. By the 4th quarter 2020, Challenge Airlines hopes to operate up to 6 weekly frequencies to China.

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