In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 photo, a FedEx McDonnell Douglas MD-11F cargo jet taxis on the runway after landing at Miami International Airport in Miami. FedEx expects to ship 280 mi

 

              In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 photo, a FedEx McDonnell Douglas MD-11F cargo jet taxis on the runway after landing at Miami International Airport in Miami. FedEx expects to ship 280 mi
In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 photo, a FedEx McDonnell Douglas MD-11F cargo jet taxis on the runway after landing at Miami International Airport in Miami. FedEx expects to ship 280 million packages between Thanksgiving and Christmas in 2012, up 13 percent from a year ago, thanks to consumers' growing fondness for shopping online. The forecast, released Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, comes against a background of lackluster growth in the global economy. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)