Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
An Ethiopian 737 MAX 8 parked in Washington. (Photo: AirlineGeeks)

Ethiopian Airlines Takes First Converted B737-800SF

On March 25, aviation leasing and sales firm GA Telesis, LLC announced the delivery of the first 737-800SF (line number MSN 32903) passenger-to-freighter (P2F) conversion to Ethiopian Airlines. The aircraft was delivered from an Aeronautical Engineers Inc. (AEI) authorized Conversion Center, Commercial Jet in Miami. The second 737-800 (MSN 28826) contracted with AEI is currently undergoing the P2F conversion, with delivery expected in May 2021. GA Telesis' Leasing, Investment, Financing and Trading (LIFT) Group entered the air cargo sector with…

South African Aviation Set For New Entrant in December

The South African aviation market may see a new entrant as early as December with the news that a joint venture between the founder of low-cost carrier and Global Aviation has a name. Business Insider South Africa reports that the airline will be called Lift after the moniker was…