Tag: Volga-Dnepr Airlines

Moscow to support Volga-Dnepr Airlines with government order

Moscow's Mayor Sergey Sobyanin signed (06-Apr-2022) a decree on the provision of a first RUB5.5 billion tranche to Volga-Dnepr Airlines for the creation of air bridges between Russia and China, India, Turkey, the UAE, Azerbijan, Pakistan and Vietnam to carry 20,000 tons of critical cargo, inclu...

Volga-Dnepr’s integrated logistics solutions bolstered the delivery of medical equipment in Nevinnomyssk

Volga-Dnepr, one of the largest groups of air cargo carriers with expertise in integrated logistics services, has offered an effective solution to transport special equipment for the production of liquid medical oxygen. The dedicated cargo weighing over 16 tonnes has safely arrived aboard Il-76...

Leipzig/Halle Airport: Volga-Dnepr flies vaccines to Turkmenistan

An Ilyushin IL 76TD-90VD cargo plane operated by Volga-Dnepr took off from Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) heading for Ashgabat in Turkmenistan today. It was carrying 35 tonnes of vaccines, which are being transported on behalf of a UN organisation. “As Europe’s fourth-largest air freight hu...

Volga-Dnepr completes a complex transport of a 83-tonne boiler

Volga-Dnepr Airlines (VDA) and Fracht FWO Inc have orchestrated the delivery of a boiler from Milano, Italy to Lincoln, Nebraska, USA to ramp up the local production capacity of the plant in Sioux City, Iowa. Almost two months of thorough planning with active involvement from both European and ...

Central hub for relief supplies: further flights from Leipzig/Halle to Namibia

Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) is ramping up its activities as a hub for humanitarian aid: at the end of last week, two further relief planes took off from the airport, destined for Windhoek, Namibia. On board the  Antonov 124 aircraft were urgently needed medical supplies, including masks and ve...

Volga-Dnepr transports its largest outsized piece onboard An-124-150

Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in air transportations for outsized and super-heavy cargoes, has recently transported a large custom-built compressor from Zurich (Switzerland) to Abu Dhabi (UAE) on its Antonov 124-150 aircraft. The delivery was organized in partnership with GEODIS, the Group...

Volga-Dnepr Group and Astral Aviation Limited sign MoU

Volga-Dnepr Group and Astral Aviation Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the aim to foster cooperation in the humanitarian sector. The Group, which consist of Volga-Dnepr Airlines, AirBridgeCargo Airlines and ATRAN Airlines, will cooperate with Astral to intensify thei...

Volga-Dnepr operates three charters to India to ease current oxygen crisis

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has operated three charter flights to India from China, Ireland and Germany carrying out an aid & relief mission to help the nation in its battle against severe Covid-19 resurgence. Over 200 tonnes of vital medical equipment containing oxygen storing containers, concentr...

ATRAN and AirBridgeCargo deliver two engines for Yakutia Airlines

ATRAN Airlines (ATRAN) in cooperation with AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), both part of Volga-Dnepr Group, have delivered aircraft engines for Yakutia Airlines from Yakutsk (Russia) to Paris (France). ...

Volga-Dnepr Airlines brings its first An-124-100 back into the skies

Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the expert in super heavy and outsized air cargo transportation, has re-started the An-124-100 commercial operations. The first plane has taken off after the completion of technical checks and execution of service directives to a full extent. Konstantin Vekshin, Chief Co...

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 made an emergency landing in Novosibirsk airport

Volga-Dnepr’s An-124-100 ramp freighter aircraft has made an emergency landing in Tolmachevo airport (Novosibirsk, Russia). The captain took the decision to return to the airport of departure due to technical issues and the plane rolled off the runway upon landing. No crew members were injured. ...

Volga-Dnepr and Scan Global Logistics support ongoing health programs in Turkmenistan

Under UN agency vaccination program Volga-Dnepr Group and Scan Global Logistics collaborated and worked together to deliver 180 cbm of vaccines and medical supplies to Turkmenistan. The cargo contained vital Diphteria/Hepatitis and BCG vaccine doses as well as clinical/medical supplies. Amid COVID-...

FEMA calls on Volga-Dnepr to deliver fire engine trucks for California fire suppressing

Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in transportation of oversized and super heavy cargoes, has operated the An-124-100 charter flight for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to assist the US firefighting mission in California. The two fire engines and a Ford F-250 pickup truck, weighing...

Volga-Dnepr Airlines supports Moria refugee camp with essentials after the devastating fire

Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in outsized and superheavy airlifts, has operated a dedicated charter flight to assist Moria camp refugees in Greece, on the island of Lesbos. The flight was organized in cooperation with Chapman Freeborn Airmarketing GmbH from Vienna (Austria) to Athens (Greece) a ...

Volga-Dnepr steps in to speed up completion of the Thuan Nam 12 Solar Power Plant Project

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has demonstrated agility and flexibility while organizing a charter flight with high voltage equipment onboard to empower construction of a 450MW solar power plant in Vietnam.An-124-100 took off from Mumbai (India) to Cam Ranh (Vietnam) with 30-tonne shipment after the charter ...

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