Sunday, June 23, 2024

AirBridgeCargo’s Boeing nose-loading 747-8F delivers 16m cargo

AirBridgeCargo Airlines, part of Volga-Dnepr Group with 30+ years of experience in oversized and super-heavy air cargo transportation, has masterminded delivery of 16m  busher equipment together with TVS SCS / Pan Asia Logistics Germany onboard a Boeing 747-8F from Frankfurt to Zhengzhou. The super-long cargo, weighing almost 16 tonnes, is meant to bolster a power […]

Real horsepower for AirBridgeCargo Airlines under new normal

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), part of Volga-Dnepr Group, successfully delivered three thoroughbred horses from Beijing to Moscow  in cooperation with Gandikap company. Two Andalusian stud horses and one Orlov Trotter horse, weighing over 1,500 kg in total, were comfortably positioned in a special horse container which meets all IATA LAR container requirements and guarantees the well-being […]

AirBridgeCargo transports vaccine manufacturing equipment

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), one of the leading air cargo carriers for transportation of special cargo, has been aiming at 360-degree support of COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing, including through stable shipments of vial-producing equipment. A total of 840 tonnes of equipment enabling automation lines for the manufacturing of coated cyclo olefin (COP) polymer vaccines containers will be […]

Pigs can fly!

AirBridgeCargo has completed the first charter flight with elite breeding pigs in a series of 17 flights under the charter programme by delivering over 700 breeding pigs from Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow to Vladivostok on its Boeing 747-8F charter flight. Some 719 elite breeding Duroc pigs, weighing over 80 tonnes in total, were safely […]

AirBridgeCargo Airlines organises round-trip with 12 SkyCell containers for vaccines transportation

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), one of the leading cargo carriers in the transportation of specialty cargo, has completed complex transportation of 12 SkyCell containers from Hong Kong  to Amsterdam. The transportation was organised in partnership with UPS Healthcare, a provider of global supply chain solutions and expertise to pharmaceutical, biopharma and medical device companies. Working together, […]

Bookings are taking off at

Three months after joining forces, the shipments booked through booking platform are taking off on freighters operated by AirBridgeCargo and CargoLogicAir. Speaking to journalists on Wednesday 11 September at the airline’s office in Frankfurt Airport CargoCity Süd, executives were eager to tell Air Cargo Week about how the partnership is performing so far. From […]

Schiphol aviation awards acknowledge community contribution

The winners of the 2017 Schiphol Aviation Awards were announced last night by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol COO, Birgit Otto at the Schiphol Centre, Amsterdam. The annual awards ceremony is organised by Schiphol Group to recognise customers and business partners that have made an especially strong or positive performance to the airport community during the year. […]

AirBridgeCargo launches 24/7/365 Control Tower operation

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has established a new round-the-clock Control Tower (CT) operation to monitor consignments of special cargoes. CT will “proactively respond to service disruptions” to ensure the all-cargo carrier consistently meets customers’ delivery deadlines, claims the airline. The operation will be managed by a team of fully-trained supply chain specialists and be based in […]

FIA16: Volga-Dnepr finalises deal for 20 747-8 Freighters

Volga-Dnepr Group has finalised the terms of a deal to acquire 20 Boeing 747-8 Freighters at the Farnborough International Airshow. The group was the first in Russia to order a 747-8F and took delivery of the first aircraft in 2012. The new aircraft will grow AirBridgeCargo’s fleet and replace current 747-400s, and will be acquired […]