Liftoff for Jade Cargo International, an all-cargo joint venture between Lufthansa Cargo and Shenzhen Airlines founded in October 2004, apparently has been pushed back again. Jade now will receive the first of six new 747-400ERFs in June 2006, six months later than initially announced (ATWOnline, Sept. 16), with the second and third set to join the Shenzen-based carrier in October and December next year. "The other aircraft will arrive during 2007. First routes are intra-Asian services to ...

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