Wednesday, May 22, 2024

How the passenger-to-freighter aircraft conversion market took off

The passenger-to-freighter conversions market has experienced rapid and unprecedented growth over the last three years. Here, Jim Scott, owner of components solutions specialist Artemis Aerospace, discusses this impressive market expansion and how PTF conversions programmes are adapting to future demands. When the pandemic pulled the plug on global air travel in 2020, the aviation industry […]

EFW and Ameco to collaborate on A330P2F conversions

Elbe Flugzeugwerke GmbH (EFW), centre of excellence for Airbus freighter conversions and Aircraft Maintenance and Engineering Corp (Ameco), largest provider of MRO services for aircraft in China, announced today at Airshow China 2022 a new collaboration on Airbus Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) conversions. Under the partnership, Ameco will carry out P2F conversions as a third-party service provider […]

Demand for P2F’s high and PEMCO doing nicely

The strongest demand for passenger to freighter (P2F) conversion aircraft is coming from Asia and Europe, according to PEMCO’s director of conversion programs, Mike Andrews tells Justin Burns. There has been a wave of new conversion programmes announced this year, as in a tough airfreight marketplace many air cargo carriers are opting for conversions as […]