United Parcel Service (UPS) has exercised all of its 14 Boeing 747-8 freighter options, firming the aircraft for delivery on “an expedited schedule.” Atlanta-based UPS ordered 14 747-8Fs in 2016 and took 14 options. It took delivery of three 747-8Fs in 2017. The firmed options provide another boost to the 747-8 program, which has struggled with sales on the passenger side. UPS additionally has ordered four 767Fs. The exercised options and four 767Fs are valued at a combined ...

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