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Volga-Dnepr carried supports for communications towers

01/27/2009

A flight of Boeing-747 operated by Volga-Dnepr Group delivered metal structures for communication towers from Toronto (Canada) to N'Djamena (Republic of Chad). It was possible to operate the carriage within shortest time due to efficient operation plan designed by the Company's expert staff.

A loading chart specially designed for the operation by joint team of Volga-Dnepr Group's engineers and Customer's representatives ensured that the airplane's cargo space would be used to maximum extent possible. As a result, an impressive umber of boxes with cargo could be accommodated inside cargo cabin, with weight of cargo totaling to 95 tons.

Volga-Dnepr Airlines is the world's leading specialist in the outsize and heavy cargo transportation niche and Russia's largest cargo airline. The Group's core business areas are AN-124-100 and IL-76 charter services (Volga-Dnepr Airlines) and Boeing 747 scheduled cargo operations (AirBridgeCargo Airlines). With an extensive worldwide office network, Volga-Dnepr Group offers its customers a wide range of international logistics services. The Group's fleet comprises 10 AN-124-100s, 8 IL-76TDs (two of them are modernized IL-76TD-90VD) and 7 Boeing 747F aircraft.

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