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March 14, 2019

Women’s History Month: Profiles in Trucking

In honor of Women’s History Month, we asked several drivers who are charting their own unique paths in the transportation industry to share what their jobs mean to them and why a diverse workforce is so important. Rachel Douglas & LaNausha Harvey-Kelso FedEx Freight City Drivers—Cleveland, Ohio What one thing are you most proud of

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August 13, 2015

FedEx Has a Deck Full of Aces – Safe Driving Tips:

Over 150 FedEx drivers are participating in the 2015 National Truck Driving Championships, a competition of professional truck drivers hosted each year by American Trucking Associations. In the competition, each driver has a chance to demonstrate his or her driving and inspection skills, knowledge and professionalism through a series of tests. The drivers undergo a

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February 11, 2019

Black History Month: We Salute Our Pioneering Aviators

Three stories, one vision for equality. In celebration of Black History Month, we’re saluting FedEx aviators through the stories of the first African-American FedEx pilot, the first female African-American FedEx pilot, and an inspiring father-son flying duo.

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December 28, 2018

On the Road with FedEx: Feeder Planes on Nantucket

Go on the road around the small island of Nantucket, Massachusetts with FedEx courier Kevin O’Brien. Learn some of the secrets of how small FedEx Feeder planes help drivers like Kevin bring packages to remote places all over the world. Feeders make up 285 of the fleet of 675 aircraft in the FedEx fleet. Did

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November 30, 2018

Delivering Thanks 2018

We’re delivering thanks to some of our amazing team members who have gone above and beyond to help their neighbors in times of need. People First Philosophy | Lifesaving Actions | Going the Extra Mile People First Philosophy Madelin Catalan – Bakersfield, CA Just before Thanksgiving, Danny Murdock, FedEx Ground Senior Manager in Bakersfield, California,

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September 28, 2018

2nd Largest FedEx Express Hub Turns 30

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the second largest FedEx Express hub in the world.

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September 20, 2018

One Year After Hurricane Maria

One year ago, Hurricane Maria swept across Puerto Rico with winds up to 155 mph, devastating the island of 3.4 million residents.

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September 19, 2018

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, we highlight three of our Hispanic leaders who discuss their career journeys, personal manifestos, and thoughts on diversity and inclusion.

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September 17, 2018

Flood of the Century Causes Devastation in India

More than 80 inches of rain have fallen in Kerala, resulting in the worst flood to hit the state in 100 years.

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September 7, 2018

A Wish Takes Flight and Lands in Happiness

Sometimes, something magical happens when you make a wish. Dreams can come true. That’s exactly what 7-year-old Dillon, a patient at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN, found out when he made a wish. With the help of several FedEx pilots and the Mid-South Chapter of Make-A-Wish Foundation, Dillon traveled to Disney World—the

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