FedEx commences service between Guangzhou and Memphis

    FedEx Express commenced (18-Apr-2018) five times weekly service between Guangzhou and Memphis with MD-11F equipment. In Apr-2018, the service operates from Guangzhouvia Osaka and Anchorage. From May-2018, the service will operate from Guangzhou to Memphis via Osaka. Return sectors from Memphis to Guangzhou will operate twice weekly via Indianapolis and Anchorage and weekly via Honolulu and Anchorage. The carrier will also replace MD-11F with Boeing 777F equipment on the service in May-2018. The service marks the first connection between the FedEx Asia Pacific hub in Guangzhou and the FedEx World Hub in Memphis. FedEx Express president Asia Pacific Karen Reddington said: “Adding volume and a faster, more direct connection to our Memphis World Hub will give Asia Pacific businesses a stronger competitive advantage in connecting to customers in North America and beyond”. [more – original PR]