Centurion Cargo (Miami) and Sky Lease Cargo (Miami) (both owned by Alfonso Conrado Rey) will retire its nine McDonnell Douglas MD-11F freighters over the next two to three years according to a report by Cargo Facts. The two carriers are adding larger Boeing 747-400F freighters.
SkyLease Cargo (Greensboro) is a new cargo operator. Certified in 1968, SkyLease Cargo is an affiliated company of Centurion Cargo and Cielos Airlines. This McDonnell Douglas MD-11 now registered N952AR (msn 48497) was formerly operated by China Cargo as B-2173. Painted in Centurion’s eye-catching 2008 livery, N952AR lands on runway 9 at Miami International Airport.