UPS yesterday took delivery of its first CF6-80C2B5F-powered 747-400F, which it plans to deploy on international services to the Asia/Pacific. The company will take delivery of two more -400Fs this year and five in 2008. In addition, it will acquire five of the type from other carriers by 2010, bringing its total -400F fleet to 13. The -400F has a payload of 273,300 lb. with a range of 4,400 nm. It has 30 load positions on its main deck and can carry 32 smaller containers on the lower deck. ...

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