Boeing projects a market demand for 930 new factory-built freighter aircraft, valued at $270 billion, over the next 20 years. Nearly 60% will be large freighters, according to the manufacturer’s biennial World Air Cargo Forecast released Oct. 26. The market will also see 1,440 passenger-to-freighter conversion aircraft introduced over the next 20 years. The report forecasts 1,130 aircraft will be retired. The 2,370 total new and converted freighter aircraft cited in the 2016 report ...

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