A Fedex 777F aircraft (Photo: BriYYZ (Flickr: FedEx Boeing 777F N858FD) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

Creating a Younger World On-Time: FedEx’s Fleet Overhaul

With the recent retirement of many popular aircraft, such as the Boeing 747 from U.S. commercial fleets and Fokker 70 from KLM, many overlook the non-passenger airline side of the industry. FedEx Express, a cargo airline based in Memphis, rapidly changing their fleet is one example of a story that can potentially fall through the cracks in aviation news. Transforming the Fleet One Size at a Time The cargo airline portion of the well-known worldwide cargo carrier is following the…