Silk Way West Airlines expands its fleet and cargo capacity

Silk Way West Airlines has announced the expansion of its fleet with the addition of two Boeing 777 freighters.

The investment comes in response to the increasing demand for air cargo services, and underscores the airline’s commitment to providing efficient and reliable transport solutions around the world, it said. 

These twin-engine aircraft feature the latest innovations in technology and fuel efficiency, enhancing Silk Way West Airlines’ capacity to deliver cargo with speed and reliability.

The expanded fleet represents a substantial increase in cargo capacity, allowing the carrier to meet the growing needs of its customers across various industries, including e-commerce, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing.

Wolfgang Meier, president of Silk Way, said: “We continue to reimagine the air cargo experience by adding these environmentally friendly aircraft to our fleet.

“This expansion is a pivotal step in ongoing efforts to provide world-class cargo services, reflecting our dedication to meeting the evolving needs of customers while maintaining a focus on sustainability and efficiency.”

With the new additions, the airline further strengthens its position as one of the leading global air cargo carriers, it said, providing comprehensive coverage and efficient connections between key air cargo markets.

The expansion also reflects Silk Way West’s commitment to minimising its environmental footprint. The new aircraft are equipped with advanced eco-friendly technologies, reducing carbon emissions and aligning with ongoing efforts to contribute to a greener aviation industry.