INDIA: Air India to undertake substantial conversions

With an expected widebody aircraft order of at least 100 planes, the carrier will convert aging widebody aircraft from its existing fleet into freighter configuration. Th e carrier recently announced plans to convert two additional A310s to freighters for Air India Cargo operations next year and additionally plans to convert all its B747-400s into freighters. […]


With an expected widebody aircraft order of at least 100 planes, the carrier will convert aging widebody aircraft from its existing fleet into freighter configuration. Th e carrier recently announced plans to convert two additional A310s to freighters for Air India Cargo operations next year and additionally plans to convert all its B747-400s into freighters. So far it has converted two A310s and two B737-200s into freighters.