The 747-400 and earlier versions had proven to be a very popular freighter, carrying around half of the world's air freight. To maintain this position, Boeing designed a freight variant of the 747-8, named the 747-8 Freighter or 747-8F.
The airframe of 747-8F is built with advanced materials, including carbon composites, advanced aluminum alloys and Titanium, which provide more durability and resistance against corrosion and damage. The one of the main advantage of the 747-8F that it gives 17% more fuel-efficiency and can carry 16% more revenue cargo volume than 747-400F.
|Number in Fleet||5|
|Max Takeoff weight||447,695 kg|
|Max Payload||137,000 kg|
|Cruise speed||910 km/h|
|Max Range||8,130 km with MTOW|
Cargo door dimensions
Boeing B747-8F meets a unique demands of our customers by providing an options for carriage:
Oversized: Main Deck cargo: An access for outsize cargo starts at +3m length (up to 20m) or +2.4 m height, heavy machinery equipment for oil & gas, aerospace, automobiles industries and etc.
Dangerous Goods: Strict adherence to IATA and ICAO regulations. SWW's certified personnel is able to provide carriage all classes of dangerous goods and different nature of goods, including explosive, radioactive, lithium batteries.
Pharma: Three independently controlled temperature zones enabling the transportation of different products of cargo on the same flight with invariable temperatures within each zone, (Temp Range: 4°C to 29°C).
Perishable: With help of SWW well trained specialists around the network, our customers are always sure that their perishable goods are handled with care and stored in temperature controlled zone.