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Chinese jumbo nears completion

March 22 - China's first domestically developed jumbo freighter aircraft is ready to launch into official service, according to reports in the Chinese media.

HLPFI reported in January 2013 that the aircraft Yun-20, or Transport-20, successfully conducted its first test flight (http://tinyurl.com/bng3ho9).
 
Russian-made engines currently power the Yun-20 but will ultimately be replaced by units designed and built in China.

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Fitzgerald returns to Crowley 

February 21 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has appointed Ray Fitzgerald as its chief operating officer, effective March 1. 
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KENC completes engineering scope for Jumbo

February 21 - The Netherlands-based KENC Engineering has collaborated with Jumbo to prepare the heavy lift vessel Fairplayer for an FPSO installation project offshore Brazil. 
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