p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 22.0px; font: 24.0px 'Panno Text Light'} span.s1 {letter-spacing: -0.3px} span.s2 {font: 24.0px 'Panno Text'; letter-spacing: -0.3px} SF Express, a Chinese freight company, plans to use pilotless Avic Y-5B aircraft for carriage beginning in 2023. The Y-5B is a single-piston-engine biplane, based on the Soviet-designed Antonov A-2m, which first flew in 1947. It has a maximum takeoff weight of 11,600 lb., a payload of 3,300 lb. and a ...


"SF Express To Use Unmanned Avic Y-5B For Freight Deliveries" is part of our premium online subscription to BCA. Current Business & Commercial Aviation magazine subscribers: online access is now included at no added charge to you. To read this full article, use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).


Already registered? here.