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Aircraft Archive: Boeing B777F
Freighter Values Remain Stable
The values of most, if not all, freighters, have continued to remain stable because of the absence of lower hold capacity that is usually available on passenger aircraft. Yet, it is notable that some of the major players operating dedicated freighter aircraft are not seeking to expand their fleets. This…

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December 7, 2020
AVN
Freighter Values Start to Take Note of Potential New Models
The market for new production freighters is at a crossroads given the decision by Boeing to cease production of both the B777F and B747-8F. The airfreight market has enjoyed considerable success due to the reduction in passenger flights but may be relatively short lived as international passenger flights are restored…

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November 23, 2020
AVN
B777F Values Experience Modest Improvement
The sustained grounding of many international passenger flights continues to focus demand on dedicated freighters although “preighters” are still in widespread use. The number of flights performed with a B747 freighter in March was 34% higher than in February, as the freight carried on this type increased by 48%. The…

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November 23, 2020
AVN
B747-400F Values Enjoy Modest Rise
A year ago, the market for the B747-400F was in the doldrums but today the freshening trade winds have seen a different tack for values. The B747-400F received its first order in 1989 and the service entry of the first aircraft was in August 1993 to Cargolux. The last delivery…

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October 26, 2020
AVN
Values of Freighters Still Holding Firm
The values of freighters continue to remain strong not least because two thirds of widebodies remain inactive thereby depriving the airfreight market of considerable lower hold capacity. Moreover, freighter aircraft are in demand as passenger widebodies no longer serve the routes that they used to. The passenger aircraft usually accommodate…

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September 14, 2020
AVN
Potential Ending of Boeing B747-8F Production May Not Impact Values
With only some 15 -8Fs remaining to be delivered and a production rate of six per annum, the economies of scale may have at last caught up with the B747-8F such that there is speculation that the last B747-8F will be produced in 2022. The possible ending of production even…

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July 20, 2020
AVN
Freighter Rates Stable As Traffic Slows
  The lease rentals of the freighters have stabilized after seeing a slight improvement, at least for short term rentals, during the course of this on-going crisis. The return to service of more widebodies, the greater use of hybrid “paxfreight” aircraft, the lesser need for urgent PPE shipments, and overall…

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July 20, 2020
AVN
ISTAT Appraised Values – Little Effect Noted by “Appraiser N”
The Covid Effect on aircraft values and lease has therefore been wide and varied depending on the perspective of the assessor. Indeed, there continues to be a considerable divergence of opinion among ISTAT certificated aircraft appraisers, which is somewhat surprising. Some ISTAT appraisers consider the Covid event to be nothing…

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July 6, 2020
AVN
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