MIAMI – Amazon acquired four used Boeing 767-300s from WestJet (WS) in March of 2020, due to enter service with Prime Air this year.
The fleet expansion will be vital in increasing Amazon’s connectivity throughout the US, decreasing its reliance on third party mail transportation companies like FedEx, UPS and the USPS. The online shopping giant is working on developing a seamless connection between Amazon storage facilities and final segment delivery trucks.
Purchasing additional aircraft will help increase connectivity between the facilities, and will increase delivery speed even further. According to planespotters.net, the four aircraft were delivered in August and September of 2020. read more ⇒
Source:: “Airways Magazine”