Silk Way West orders three B47-8 Freighters

Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West has placed an order for three B747-8 Freighters valued at more than US$1.1 billion at current list prices.


Silk Way West orders three B47-8 Freighters


Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West has placed an order for three B747-8 Freighters valued at more than US$1.1 billion at current list prices. “Silk Way Airlines’ success and profitability as a cargo operator is a direct result of investing in its fleet and services and growing its regional and international footprint,” said Zaur Akhundov, president, Silk Way Group of Companies. “I am confident we will maintain our rate of growth, supported by three new Boeing 747-8 Freighters.”

Silk Way West is an enterprise of the Silk Way Group, which includes 23 companies working in the aviation industry and related services. The airline currently operates seven Boeing aircraft, including two B767-300 Freighters, three B747-400 Freighters and two B747-8 Freighters.