Tag: Volga-Dnepr

  • Volga-Dnepr celebrates birthday of An-124 designer

    In the history of the Soviet aircraft industry, Victor Tolmachev is best known as one of the designers of the giant An-124 Ruslan and An-225 Mriya freighter aircraft....

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  • ABC launches Dallas service, increases Chicago

    The new twice-weekly all-cargo flights from Dallas/Fort Worth will operate to Amsterdam Schiphol and Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airports....

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  • Volga-Dnepr makes move on Air Cargo Germany

    Russian cargo group Volga-Dnepr is planning to buy Frankfurt Hahnbased carrier Air Cargo Germany with German antitrust authorities now evaluating a request that was submitted by Amsterdam-based Volga-Dnepr Logistics on 1 March....

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  • AirBridgeCargo finds clear air amid the turbulence

    AirBridgeCargo finds clear air amid the turbulence

    For AirBridgeCargo (ABC) – the scheduled cargo unit of the Volga-Dnepr Group – the current industry downturn is a mixed blessing. While its scheduled cargo business has clearly suffered, the slowdown has opened up new, and welcome,opportunities......

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  • Volga-Dnepr volumes up 25%

    The Volga-Dnepr Group, parent of both Volga-Dnepr Airlines and AirBridgeCargo Airlines, has reported a 25 per cent rise in cargo tonnage for 2008 compared to a year earlier. The group transported 267,000 tonnes of cargo over the......

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  • Volga-Dnepr devices new ‘hook’ for heavy cargo

    A special ‘hook’ system designed by Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ technical experts to secure heavy, single pieces of air cargo for transportation has been used successfully to deliver a 89 tonne hydro turbine motor wheel from Russia to Kyrgyzstan.......

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