25.11.2015Dear Friends, Customers and Partners,
We sincerely thank you for your letters of condolences sent to Volga-Dnepr Airlines following the tragic death of our crew members in Mali.
21.11.2015OFFICIAL STATEMENT BY VOLGA-DNEPR AIRLINES REGARDING THE TRAGEDY IN BAMAKO, MALI
On 18-19 November, an AN-124-100 aircraft operated by Volga-Dnepr Airlines was carrying construction machinery from Oslo (Norway) to Bamako (Mali).
After completion of the transportation, 12 employees of the Airline were staying at the Radisson Blu Hotel to rest before their next flight. On 20 November at around 7 a.m. local time the hotel was attacked by armed militants of the al-Murabitoun terrorist group. Six Volga-Dnepr crew members were rescued during the rescue operation by Special Forces and they are now staying safe onboard the aircraft within the airport’s protected area.
20.11.2015Russian Railways Logistics and Volga-Dnepr Airlines Sign a Strategic Co-Operation Agreement
Russian Railways Logistics, a subsidiary of United Transport and Logistics Company, and Volga-Dnepr Airlines, a global leader in heavy and outsize cargo airlift solutions, have entered into a strategic cargo logistics co-operation agreement.
The agreement will focus on scaling up the sales channels and opportunities as well as enabling both companies to diversify and expand their reach and range of multimodal transportation services.
18.11.2015AirBridgeCargo Airlines Adds Atlanta To North American Route Network
AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), part of Volga-Dnepr Group and one of the leading global air cargo market players, has added Atlanta to its North American route network with the launch of twice-weekly flights.
16.11.2015AirBridgeCargo and JAS Worldwide Move Cars for Macau Grand Prix
AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), Russia’s largest cargo airline, in cooperation with JAS Worldwide Motorsport Logistics, has delivered race vehicles to China to compete in the 62nd Macau Grand Prix, one of the most celebrated and respected road races on earth.
12.11.2015Volga-Dnepr IL-76td-90vd Completes First Landing on Ice Airfield in Antarctica
A Volga-Dnepr Airlines IL-76ТD-90VD has made its first landing on an ice airfield in Antarctica, opening up significant opportunities to support exploration projects on the continent.