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How a small Ohio airport became the new darling of the world’s cargo carriers

Columbus, Ohio’s Rickenbacker International Airport has surged in popularity among cargo carriers since the start of the pandemic. International carriers like Emirates and Cathay Pacific have become regular visitors to Rickenbacker carrying personal protective equipment from Asia. Cargo flying has proven to be more lucrative than flying passengers, with the […]
How a small Ohio airport became the new darling of the world’s cargo carriers
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The Cessna SkyCourier just took its first flight and has already fielded a 50-aircraft order from FedEx. Take a look at the world’s newest American turboprop.

Cessna’s newest aircraft, the SkyCourier, has taken to the skies for the first time. The SkyCourier is a multi-use utility turboprop designed for both cargo and passenger use, building upon the popular Cessna Grand Caravan. FedEx Express has already placed a 50-aircraft order for the new model valued at over […]
The Cessna SkyCourier just took its first flight and has already fielded a 50-aircraft order from FedEx. Take a look at the world’s newest American turboprop.
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A small airline’s ‘stroke of genius’ decision to carry Amazon packages possibly saved it from the disaster afflicting other passenger carriers

Sun Country Airlines CEO Jude Bricker recently partnered with Amazon to begin cargo flying under the Amazon Air brand. The partnership was announced in December, just a month before the novel coronavirus was widely known. As the demand for passenger flying sank and cargo flying grew, Bricker’s decision appeared to […]
A small airline’s ‘stroke of genius’ decision to carry Amazon packages possibly saved it from the disaster afflicting other passenger carriers
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Boeing’s massive oversized cargo plane just flew its first COVID-19 mission from Hong Kong to South Carolina. Take a look at the ‘Dreamlifter.’

Boeing’s 747-400LCF Dreamlifter has flown its first COVID-19 airlift mission, flying 1.5 million medical face masks from Hong Kong to South Carolina. The Dreamlifter is one of the largest cargo planes flying thanks to its oversized fuselage, built to aid 787 Dreamliner production and part transport. Four of the modified […]
Boeing’s massive oversized cargo plane just flew its first COVID-19 mission from Hong Kong to South Carolina. Take a look at the ‘Dreamlifter.’
Tech

The best consumer concept we saw at CES 2019

Business Insider scoured the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to find the very best cutting-edge tech. The best consumer concept we saw at the show was Mercedez-Benz’s futuristic concept car, the Urbanetic. The Urbanetic is a self-driving, fully electric vehicle where you can switch out the body on […]
The best consumer concept we saw at CES 2019