Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (AEI) is pleased to announce the company has signed a contract to provide Mexico-based Aeronaves T.S.M. (TSM) with a fourth CRJ200 SF freighter conversion. The CRJ200 (MSN 7300) will commence modification in June of 2018, with re-delivery scheduled for October, 2018. Commercial Jet’s Dothan, Alabama facility will handle the modification touch labor for the conversion. Ultimately, TSM plans on operating many more AEI CRJ200 SF converted freighters.
TSM currently operates a significant fleet of both AEI MD-80SF series and CRJ200 SF converted freighters, and represents AEI’s largest Central American customer.
The AEI CRJ200 SF shall provide Aeronaves T.S.M. with an Ancra CLS capable of carrying:
(8) 61.5” x 88” Containers/Pallets, P1 to P8
When combined with proven reliability, the AEI converted CRJ200 SF will allow TSM to keep their aircraft - “In the air, generating revenue.”