Volga-Dnepr moves world’s largest engine, 777X developments continue

Russia-based outsize and heavylift specialist Volga-Dnepr Airlines transported the “world’s largest engine,” General Electric’s GE9X, from Victorville, California to Ohio one of its An-124-100Fs. The GE9X engine, designed specifically for the Boeing 777X, has been in California for flight testing since last November, in anticipation of its delivery to customers like Emirates, Etihad Airways and […]
  • Nina Chamlou
  • July 9, 2018

Massive U.S. transportation bill will revive Ex-Im bank

A U.S. highway bill, which was passed last week by both the House and Senate and signed into law by President Obama, could be a boon for the air cargo industry in terms of ground-based infrastructure and aircraft financing. The “Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act,” or FAST, will pump US$305 billion into repairing the United States’ […]
  • Staff Reports
  • December 3, 2015