Volga-Dnepr offers fast, unique solution for delivering 36-ton energy hub and generators

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has supported the construction of a 32-turbine renewable energy wind farm in Australia with the timely delivery of 80 tons of energy equipment from Cologne-Bonn, Germany, for its longstanding partner, General Electric.            The size of the iconic Antonov 124-100 cargo hold, 36×6.4×4.4 m, allowed the 4-meter long, 36-ton wind turbine hub and three 12.6-ton generators to be seamlessly positioned inside the airplane using the freighter’s own loading system ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr support enhancement of global internet coverage

Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in airfreight solutions for oversized and super heavy shipments, has successfully completed the first delivery of satellites for the OneWeb constellation project. In cooperation with Volga-Dnepr’s partner, Bolloré Logistics, one of the airline’s An-124-100 freighters delivered six satellites from their manufacturing facility in Toulouse, France, to Cayenne ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr IL-76TD-90VD Freighters Reduce Ground Handling Time

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has performed another unique delivery involving the sequential loading of two IL-76TD-90VD freighters to expedite the cargo’s arrival in China. Volga-Dnepr’s specialists successfully used the airline’s unique technology and special loading equipment to complete the loading of both flights using an extension ramp, ensuring the transportation was completed within ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD guarantees dedicated airlift for heavy machinery equipment

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has organized the delivery of a crankshaft from Apodaca, Nuevo León, Mexico, to Mumbai, India. The flight was chartered by DHL Global Forwarding for the 38-ton shipment, which had been packaged in a 7-meter long box alongside some support equipment required for loading. Within 12 hours of receiving the request, ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr Completes Certification of Line Maintenance Station in Belgium

Volga-Dnepr Technics Moscow (VDTM), a business unit of Volga-Dnepr Group, has completed the certification of a line maintenance station in Liege, Belgium, for aircraft registered in Bermuda. As one of the largest Russian MRO providers, it is now able to carry out scheduled line maintenance for B737-300/400/500, B747-400 and B747-8 ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr ensures a first-class arrival in Russia for Southern White Rhinos

Volga-Dnepr Airlines used all its expertise in delivering live animals to ensure the well-being and safe delivery of two Southern White Rhinos from Tel Aviv, Israel, to Russia where they will now reside in one of the largest Russian zoos in Rostov-on-Don, which participates in international programs for the preservation ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr delivers 30 Mercedes vehicles to Angola for new President’s inauguration ceremony

Volga-Dnepr delivers 30 Mercedes vehicles to Angola for new President’s inauguration ceremony Volga-Dnepr Airlines has used the special two-tier car racking system developed for its An-124-100 freighter fleet to deliver 30 vehicles on a single flight to Luanda for the inauguration ceremony of Angola’s newly-elected President, Joao Lourenco. The valuable 90-tonne payload ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr and Bolloré Logistics

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported three more space satellites to the Guiana Space Center, Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, in support of its long-standing partnership with Bolloré Logistics and Thales Alenia Space. These latest An-124-100 flights demonstrated the international nature of the space industry with Volga-Dnepr working with leading French and French/Italian ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr Continues Support of Reintroduction of Endangered Rpzewalski Horses in Ural Steppe

Volga-Dnepr Group is continuing to support the program to reintroduce endangered Przewalski horses in the Ural steppe of Russia by ensuring a safe delivery of the latest 14 horses from the Hortobágy National Park in Hungary. The horses each travelled in their own special horse stall onboard a Boeing 737-400SF freighter ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr, Antonov End JV with An-124

Volga-Dnepr Group has confirmed that its Ruslan International An-124-100 joint venture with Antonov Airlines is to end on Dec. 31, 2016. The two companies created the joint venture in 2006 to jointly market their combined An-124-100 fleets, with the aim of improving availability of the unique ramp loading cargo aircraft for ... [+]

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