FedEx orders 50 Cessna SkyCourier 408s, launching a new aircraft

Credit: Textron Aviation
Memphis-based FedEx Corp. has signed on to be the launch customer for a brand new cargo aircraft, the Cessna SkyCourier 408 turboprop produced by Wichita, Kansas-based Textron Aviation. FedEx airline arm FedEx Express has placed a firm order for 50 SkyCourier 408s, plus 50 options. Textron, which...

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