Amazon looks to the sky for expansion

SEATTLE — According to The Seattle Times, online retailer Amazon is in talks with Washington-based Boeing to lease 20 of the company’s 767 jets to provide its own delivery service. Amazon declined to comment on the matter.

The article cited cargo-industry executives who said the retailer has dealt with delays from overworked carriers like United Parcel Service and FedEx, and might launch its own delivery option.

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Source: The Seattle Times

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Kelley Chambers is a writer and editor with more than 10 years of experience covering news in Oklahoma. He has worked for the The Oklahoman, was editor-in-chief of The Vista at the University of Central Oklahoma, served as writer and later editor-in-chief of okcBIZ magazine,...