1 Name: Jerez Amsyar Student ID: 2390191 BSAB 410 (Management of Air Cargo) History of the Air Cargo Industry after the Deregulation Act of 1977 FedEx Express Introduction: Name of the cargo carrier airline, brief description of the cargo airline, specific start date, route structure, and aircraft. FedEx Express, formerly known as Federal Express is a cargo airline that started out and based in the US. It started out on 18 June 1971 by Fredick W. Smith. Its operations only commenced on 17 April 1973. It has a Super-Hub which is located at Memphis International Airport and many other hubs located in almost every continent all around the world. According to Express Fact Sheet (May 31, 2018), FedEx has a fleet size of 670 and fly to 650 airports all around the world.
2 History of the Air Cargo Industry after the Deregulation Act of 1977 Describe the specific advantages after the Deregulation Act of 1977 for this specific airline. After the deregulation act that occurred in 1977, cargo carriers were free to operate on any domestic route and also expand its route. According to
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