All-Cargo Aircraft

All-Cargo Aircraft

An airplane that transports items such as goods or mail rather than paying passengers.
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It operates across North America, using a fleet of all-cargo aircraft.
Established in 2004, Etihad Cargo complements the belly hold capacity of Etihad Airways' 100-aircraft passenger fleet with 10 all-cargo aircraft that fly scheduled service to Europe, North and South America, Asia, Australia, the Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent and Africa.
In 2011, TSA ran a pilot program to test the feasibility of implementing a third-party private explosive detection canine program that would make explosive detection dogs available to screen all cargo before it goes on passenger and all-cargo aircraft.
National Airlines' inaugural 747-400F long range, intercontinental all-cargo aircraft is said to offer 113 tons of cargo capacity.
TSA also took steps to enhance the security of inbound cargo following the October 2010 Yemen air cargo bomb attempt--such as requiring additional screening of high-risk cargo prior to transport on an all-cargo aircraft.
A UPS spokeswoman said: "Two weeks ago, a suspicious package travelled within the UPS network aboard an all-cargo aircraft from the United Kingdom to Istanbul, Turkey.
developing a system to screen 100 percent of cargo transported on all-cargo aircraft within three years, with half of the cargo screened within 18 months;
NAC will provide at least one scheduled weekly direct flight from Anchorage to Red Dog Mine with a Boeing 737-200 all-cargo aircraft.
The CNRC 'base rate' for all-cargo aircraft is an impressively low 1.
The committee's discussions on this issue focused on the differences in threat levels from all-cargo aircraft and from cargo placed on passenger planes, and policy on this issue will likely be drafted at the fall meeting.
Antillas Air, established in 1983 by Gorospe, has operated all-cargo aircraft under long-term wet lease agreements.
On the cargo side, Hartsfield has added new service to Latin America and Europe this year, and its Asian service has grown from 15 to 20 wide body all-cargo aircraft per week.