Maximus Air Cargo took delivery of the first of three newly acquired Airbus A300-600RP2F aircraft, which was converted at EADS EFW. The aircraft, which was built in 2002, is the youngest passenger aircraft ever to be converted to a freighter, according to Maximus president and CEO Fathi Hilal Buhazza, who noted the aircraft gives the best product for maximizing returns and will provide reliability and cost-effectiveness. “Because it is more fuel efficient than the older variant of ...

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