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A day later than planned due to paperwork issues, AirBridge Cargo (ABC) finally took delivery of its first Boeing 747-8F at Everett, Wash, on Jan 26. The airline, which has five 747-8Fs on firm order as well as five on option, will receive two more this year and a further pair in 2013.The first aircraft awaits delivery on the Everett ramp. (all photos Guy Norris)The initial trio will replace elderly 747-200/300 'Classic' freighters, while the balance will be used to expand operations. ABC currently operates eight 747-400Fs (including three -400ERFs) as well as the three Classics.
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