Sine Draco Aviation Selects Ascent Aviation for its A321-200 SDF Passenger to Freighter Conversion

posted on 20th October 2020 by Eddie Saunders
Sine Draco Aviation Selects Ascent Aviation for its A321-200 SDF Passenger to Freighter Conversion

Sine Draco Aviation Development Ltd. (“Sine Draco”) today announced the selection of Ascent Aviation Services in Tucson, Arizona, for modification and completion of its prototype A321 passenger to freighter conversion (A321-200 SDF) with FAA approval anticipated in late 2021/early 2022. 

The Sine Draco A321-200 SDF passenger to freighter conversion offers the optimal economic solution for the next generation narrow body freighter.  Its design includes installation of a 142-inch-wide by 86-inch-high main deck cargo door, Class E main deck cargo compartment with fourteen 88 inch by 125 inch container positions.  The lower cargo compartments can also accommodate ten containers, with the A321 being the first airplane type in the narrow body freighter class with this capability.