Russia’s Aeroflot ceased operations of its three Boeing MD-11Fs in mid-July. ATW understands that one aircraft has already been returned to Boeing Capital Leasing. Two other aircraft are being prepared for return. The carrier has not issued an official statement, but ATW sources said the carrier has excluded the MD-11s from schedule, saying it was no longer economical to operate specialist cargo aircraft. The carrier is renewing its fleet with Boeing 777s  that were ordered in ...

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