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Volga-Dnepr Airlines have been acknowledged as the Best Heavy Lift Air Cargo Carrier of the Year during 11th BHP 2019

05.02.2019

Volga-Dnepr Airlines have been acknowledged as the Best Heavy Lift Air Cargo Carrier of the Year during 11th BHP 2019
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in air freight transportation of oversized and super heavy cargoes, has been awarded a prize during the 11th BHP 2019 – an International Conference & Awards, which this year was exclusively dedicated to Break Bulk, HeavyLift & Project Forwarding in South Asia. The company was named the winner in the category ‘Heavy Lift Air Cargo Carrier of the Year’
Volga-Dnepr supports the enhancement of global internet coverage with transportation of 6 satellites for OneWeb

31.01.2019

Volga-Dnepr supports the enhancement of global internet coverage with transportation of 6 satellites for OneWeb
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in airfreight solutions for oversized and super heavy shipments, has successfully completed the first delivery of satellites for the OneWeb constellation project
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey

03.12.2018

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey
Volga-Dnepr Airlines (VDA), the leading carrier of oversize and super heavy shipments by air, and Kintetsu World Express France (KWE) have expertly orchestrated a charter flight from Paris-Vatry, France, to Damman, Saudi Arabia, transporting an 11,000 horsepower Alstom motorized pump
Volga-Dnepr Airlines operates first charter flight for GECAS

19.11.2018

Volga-Dnepr Airlines operates first charter flight for GECAS
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leading cargo carrier in the transportation of oversized and super heavy cargoes, has delivered two GE-90 aero engines and accompanying aerospace equipment for GECAS, a world leader in aviation leasing and financing
Volga-Dnepr airlines and Bolloré Logistics support history-making space mission

15.11.2018

Volga-Dnepr airlines and Bolloré Logistics support history-making space mission
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the market leader of heavy and outsize air cargo transportations, together with its partner Bolloré Logistics, are supporting a milestone mission for the global aerospace industry with the delivery of the first European Space Module (ESM) for the historic space program which, in 2022, will take astronauts beyond low Earth orbi
Volga-Dnepr Airlines helps Air Caraïbes to minimize AOG time

01.11.2018

Volga-Dnepr Airlines helps Air Caraïbes to minimize AOG time
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leading carrier of oversized and super-heavy air cargo, has used its new AOG (aircraft on ground) service to guarantee a fast and seamless delivery of an aero engine for its customer, Air Caraïbes. The urgent transportation of the 3m wide, eight tonne engine was completed using one of Volga-Dnepr’s Il-76TD-90VD freighters
Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD Guarantees Dedicated Airlift for Heavy Machinery Equipment

16.10.2018

Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD Guarantees Dedicated Airlift for Heavy Machinery Equipment
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in the sector of air cargo transportation of oversized and super heavy shipments, has organized a delivery of a crankshaft from Apodaca, Nuevo León, Mexico to Mumbai, India
Volga-Dnepr Airlines among the first to respond to devastating tsunami and earthquake in Sulawesi with delivery of 29 tons of vital equipment  Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered generators and a water purification system to Indonesia to support the intern

11.10.2018

Volga-Dnepr Airlines among the first to respond to devastating tsunami and earthquake in Sulawesi with delivery of 29 tons of vital equipment Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered generators and a water purification system to Indonesia to support the intern
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered generators and a water purification system to Indonesia to support the international humanitarian mission dealing with the cataclysmic aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Sulawesi Island at the end of September 2018
Volga-Dnepr Airlines ensures an intact transportation of bottle-filling equipment

04.10.2018

Volga-Dnepr Airlines ensures an intact transportation of bottle-filling equipment
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the leader in outsize and super heavy transportations, has organized and operated a charter flight for its customer, LS International Cargo GMBH, delivering a Krones bottle-filling machine and additional equipment onboard its legendary An-124-100 freighter
New appointment in Volga-Dnepr Group

21.08.2018

New appointment in Volga-Dnepr Group
As part of its air charter business leadership strategy, Volga-Dnepr Group has appointed Konstantin Vekshin as Executive President, Charter Cargo Operations (CCO) for Volga-Dnepr Airlines, effective from 15 August 2018
Volga-Dnepr and Henan province partners to expand ‘One Belt, One Road’ cooperation

08.08.2018

Volga-Dnepr and Henan province partners to expand ‘One Belt, One Road’ cooperation
Volga-Dnepr Group, Henan Airport Group and Zhongyuan Asset Management have signed a framework agreement on long-term strategic cooperation following a series of meetings between the leaders of Volga-Dnepr and Henan province in Russia and China
Giant Pandas transported by Volga-Dnepr are welcomed at their new home in Finland

12.04.2018

Giant Pandas transported by Volga-Dnepr are welcomed at their new home in Finland
Giant Pandas Lumi and Pyry have settled into their new home at Ahtari Zoo in Finland after travelling from China onboard one of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ freighter aircraft
Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 delivers 130 tonnes of equipment to the polar region for ‘Yamal LNG’ project

29.03.2018

Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 delivers 130 tonnes of equipment to the polar region for ‘Yamal LNG’ project
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has performed two flights from Novy Urengoy to Sabetta in Russia delivering 130 tonnes of industrial equipment for ‘Yamal LNG’, one of the world’s largest gas recovery projects
Volga-Dnepr ensures a first-class arrival in Russia for Southern White Rhinos

31.01.2018

Volga-Dnepr ensures a first-class arrival in Russia for Southern White Rhinos
Volga-Dnepr Airlines used all its expertise in delivering live animals to ensure the well-being and safe delivery of two Southern White Rhinos fr om Tel Aviv, Israel, to Russia wh ere they will now reside in one of the largest Russian zoos in Rostov-on-Don, which participates in international programmes for the preservation of rare and endangered animals
BACA members vote Volga-Dnepr Airlines as ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’

01.11.2017

BACA members vote Volga-Dnepr Airlines as ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has won the coveted ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’ award in The BACA Excellence Awards 2017, voted for by members of BACA – the Air Charter Association
Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 delivers 30 Mercedes vehicles to Angola for new President’s inauguration ceremony

01.11.2017

Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 delivers 30 Mercedes vehicles to Angola for new President’s inauguration ceremony
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has used the special two-tier car racking system developed for its
Volga-Dnepr airlines ensures a symbolic homecoming for ‘Landshut’ Boeing 737

04.10.2017

Volga-Dnepr airlines ensures a symbolic homecoming for ‘Landshut’ Boeing 737
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 and IL-76TD90-VD freighters have proudly completed an emotional homecoming to Germany of a Boeing 737-200 which was hijacked by terrorists in 1977. The former Lufthansa aircraft is to be fully restored and placed on permanent display in the Dornier Museum in the town on Friederichshafen
Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 speeds up the delivery of 197 tonnes of automotive cargo for Nippon Express

10.07.2017

Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 speeds up the delivery of 197 tonnes of automotive cargo for Nippon Express
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ team of specialists in Asia Pacific was quick to respond to an urgent request from Nippon Express to transport 197 tonnes of sensitive automotive machinery from Japan to the United States
Siemens recognises the value of partnership as Volga-Dnepr delivers 57-tonne generator rotor to Kuwait

19.06.2017

Siemens recognises the value of partnership as Volga-Dnepr delivers 57-tonne generator rotor to Kuwait
Siemens, one of the world’s leading suppliers of efficient power generation and power transmission solutions, called on its longstanding transportation and logistics relationship with Volga-Dnepr Airlines to complete the urgent delivery of a 57-tonne generator rotor to Kuwait
Volga-Dnepr’s quick-thinking will help Canadian iron ore mining project increase its 2017 production target

01.06.2017

Volga-Dnepr’s quick-thinking will help Canadian iron ore mining project increase its 2017 production target
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ outsize cargo specialists came up with an innovative solution to help the Canadian mining company Baffinland Iron Mines increase its iron ore production quota in 2017 at its Mary River operation in North Baffin, Nunavut, Canada
Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 Flights Deliver 11 Generators to Increase Power Supplies in Madagascar’s Capital City

23.05.2017

Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 Flights Deliver 11 Generators to Increase Power Supplies in Madagascar’s Capital City
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered eleven generators onboard a series of six An-124-100 freighter flights to increase the capacity of the power plant supplying Antananarivo, the capital city of Madagascar
Launch Vehicle Arrives at Europe’s Spaceport Onboard Volga-Dnepr IL-76TD-90VD Freighter

24.03.2017

Launch Vehicle Arrives at Europe’s Spaceport Onboard Volga-Dnepr IL-76TD-90VD Freighter
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered the third stage of the Soyuz-ST launch vehicle to Europe’s Spaceport in Cayenne
Volga-Dnepr and Bolloré Logistics Move Three Thales Alenia Space Telecom Satellites to Europe’s Spaceport

16.03.2017

Volga-Dnepr and Bolloré Logistics Move Three Thales Alenia Space Telecom Satellites to Europe’s Spaceport
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported three more space satellites to the Guiana Space Center, Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, in support of its long-standing partnership with Bolloré Logistics and Thales Alenia Space
Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 races fire-fighting helicopters to Chile

15.03.2017

Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 races fire-fighting helicopters to Chile
Georgia-based Helicopter Express called upon Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ expertise in fast response transportation services for an urgent delivery of helicopters to fight the outbreak of wildfires that are plaguing the Chilean countryside.
Oil&Gas Business Still Strong for Volga-Dnepr Airlines

11.01.2017

Oil&Gas Business Still Strong for Volga-Dnepr Airlines
Volga-Dnepr Airlines is continuing to see an upturn in the movement of oil and gas cargoes, including its latest delivery of pump and vaporizer skids to Seoul, South Korea.
Volga-Dnepr Finds the Best Solution to Deliver High Value Industrial Equipment to South Korea

21.12.2016

Volga-Dnepr Finds the Best Solution to Deliver High Value Industrial Equipment to South Korea
Volga-Dnepr Airlines developed a special engineering solution to safely deliver a 22-tonne shipment of industrial equipment used for the production of microelectronics from Orebro in Sweden to Seoul, South Korea, onboard one of its IL-76TD-90VD freighters
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Delivers Gold Mining ‘Crusher’ to Magadan

10.11.2016

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Delivers Gold Mining ‘Crusher’ to Magadan
An 88-tonne ‘jaw crusher’ used for gold mining has arrived at Russia’s Sokol Airport in Magadan onboard one of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 freighters.
An-124 Delivers Rocket Booster for Weather Satellite Launch Despite Hurricane Hiatus

31.10.2016

An-124 Delivers Rocket Booster for Weather Satellite Launch Despite Hurricane Hiatus
The closure of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station as Hurricane Matthew swept towards Florida didn’t stop Volga-Dnepr Airlines from completing its role in ensuring an advanced weather observatory was delivered for launch into space next month.
Volga-Dnepr An-124 Ensures Fast Delivery for Boeing to Factory in Seattle

17.10.2016

Volga-Dnepr An-124 Ensures Fast Delivery for Boeing to Factory in Seattle
A large aircraft production component for a Boeing 767 has been delivered to Paine Field Airport, Washington, onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 under the long-term logistics support agreement between Boeing and Volga-Dnepr Group
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Wins ‘Charter Operator of The Year’ Award after Industry Experts Vote

12.10.2016

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Wins ‘Charter Operator of The Year’ Award after Industry Experts Vote
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has been voted Charter Operator of the Year in the Industry Choice Awards at the 5th Annual Payload Asia Awards 2016, presented in Hong Kong.
79 Tonnes of Switchgear Equipment Powers its Way to Harare

30.09.2016

79 Tonnes of Switchgear Equipment Powers its Way to Harare
The logistics specialists at Volga-Dnepr Gulf helped Glasgow-based power provider Aggreko to fulfill a contract to supply a 200 MW diesel-fueled power plant to a client in Zimbabwe.
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Completes Air-Sea Delivery of Patrol Boats to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

22.09.2016

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Completes Air-Sea Delivery of Patrol Boats to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered four Mangust patrol boats to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk in the Far East of Russia and provided its customer with additional logistics services, including the launch of boats at the port of Korsakov.
Volga-Dnepr Group Appoints Global Director to Spearhead Growth in the Energy & Heavy Machinery Industries

06.09.2016

Volga-Dnepr Group Appoints Global Director to Spearhead Growth in the Energy & Heavy Machinery Industries
Vasiliy Zhukov has been appointed as Volga-Dnepr Group’s new Global Director of Energy & Heavy Machinery to spearhead its continued growth in these major sectors
Volga-Dnepr Demonstrates the Value of a ‘Cargo Supermarket’ for Shipment of Marine Rescue Equipment to Australia

06.09.2016

Volga-Dnepr Demonstrates the Value of a ‘Cargo Supermarket’ for Shipment of Marine Rescue Equipment to Australia
Volga-Dnepr Group was able to demonstrate the unique advantages for customers using its ‘Cargo Supermarket’ service when moving a 41-tonne shipment of marine rescue equipment from Scotland to Perth, Australia.
Volga-Dnepr has organized flight dispatch services for Silk Way Rally for the sixth time

31.08.2016

Volga-Dnepr has organized flight dispatch services for Silk Way Rally for the sixth time
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has provided its flight support services to the international Silk Way Rally 2016 which took place on the Moscow, Russia – Astana, Kazakhstan – Beijing, China route on 8 to 24 July this year.
CargoLogicAir Signs B747-400F Maintenance Contract with Volga-Dnepr Gulf

24.08.2016

CargoLogicAir Signs B747-400F Maintenance Contract with Volga-Dnepr Gulf
CargoLogicAir, the new British cargo airline, has signed an agreement with Volga-Dnepr Gulf to perform C-check maintenance on its Boeing 747-400 freighter.
Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr deliver logistics support for Solar Impulse 2’s historic round-the-world trip

23.08.2016

Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr deliver logistics support for Solar Impulse 2’s historic round-the-world trip
Solar Impulse 2’s historic mission to become the first solar-powered aircraft to circumnavigate the globe and to showcase that clean technologies can achieve the impossible was successfully achieved with the logistics support of Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr Airlines.
Thank-you letter from our customer

12.08.2016

Thank-you letter from our customer

OJSC Power Machines expressed their gratitude to Volga-Dnepr Airlines for its outstanding professionalism, on-time performance and exemplary catering to transportation of an 85-ton turbine wheel for Ust-Srednekanskaya hydro power plant.

Volga-Dnepr’s new ‘wing lift’ system expedites loading of large cargo containers

05.07.2016

Volga-Dnepr’s new ‘wing lift’ system expedites loading of large cargo containers
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported two power generators to Port Harcourt, Nigeria, with the help of a new ‘wing lift’ system that reduces the loading time for large containers to less than 30 minutes.
Volga-Dnepr delivers 85-ton runner for Magadan’s new hydroelectric power station

23.06.2016

Volga-Dnepr delivers 85-ton runner for Magadan’s new hydroelectric power station
A turbine runner and tooling weighing 115 tonnes and destined for the Ust-Srednekanskaya hydroelectric power station has arrived safely at Sokol Airport in Magadan, Russia, onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ freighter.
An-124 freighter delivers 35-metre telescopic bridge to Brazil

22.06.2016

An-124 freighter delivers 35-metre telescopic bridge to Brazil
A special loading system developed for the transportation of long cargoes provided the perfect solution to help load a 35-metre telescopic crane bridge onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 freighter for its delivery to Rio de Janeiro.
Volga-Dnepr completes urgent cable spool delivery to offshore gas drilling vessel in Bulgaria

01.06.2016

Volga-Dnepr completes urgent cable spool delivery to offshore gas drilling vessel in Bulgaria
Volga-Dnepr Airlines was quick to respond to a customer’s request to move a 30-tonne shipment, including a 25-tonne cable spool, from Maastricht in the Netherlands to Varna, Bulgaria, to urgently replace failed equipment on the Noble Globetrotter II drilling vessel developing an offshore gas field.
Volga-Dnepr transports over 190 tonnes of cargo in first ‘season’ of Antarctic airfield operations

28.04.2016

Volga-Dnepr transports over 190 tonnes of cargo in first ‘season’ of Antarctic airfield operations
Volga-Dnepr Airlines first-ever ‘season’ of cargo flights to Antarctica transported over 190 tonnes of cargo to support the new DROMLAN international Antarctic project supported by nations including Belgium, Germany, Finland, India, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Russia, South Africa, Sweden and the United Kingdom
Volga-Dnepr engineers special transport frame for 59 tonne oil rig compressor delivery

26.04.2016

Volga-Dnepr engineers special transport frame for 59 tonne oil rig compressor delivery
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ Engineering & Logistics Centre (ELC) designed a unique transportation frame to move a 59 tonne compressor from Zurich to Singapore for inclusion into a bespoke Oil Rig build.
Volga-Dnepr and Chapman Freeborn Deliver Welding System to Malaysian Power Station

05.04.2016

Volga-Dnepr and Chapman Freeborn Deliver Welding System to Malaysian Power Station
A 19-ton portable welding system was part of a shipment delivered to Malaysia by Volga-Dnepr Airlines and air charter specialists Chapman Freeborn to support restoration work at one of the country’s biggest electricity power stations.  
Volga-Dnepr Transports Breeze-M Booster for ExoMars Mission Space Vehicles

10.03.2016

Volga-Dnepr Transports Breeze-M Booster for ExoMars Mission Space Vehicles
Volga-Dnepr Airlines is continuing to support the ExoMars mission organised jointly by the European Space Agency and the Russian space agency, Roscosmos, by delivering a Breeze-M  booster to Baikonur in preparation for the space vehicles’ scheduled launch on 14 March 2016.
Spacecraft Payload Module Delivered to Stansted Onboard IL-76TD-90VD

03.02.2016

Spacecraft Payload Module Delivered to Stansted Onboard IL-76TD-90VD
The payload module of a spacecraft represented Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ recent aerospace delivery when it arrived in the UK from Moscow.
Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Bollore Logistics Nice help to discover ‘is there life on Mars?’

21.01.2016

Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Bollore Logistics Nice help to discover ‘is there life on Mars?’
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has operated three An-124-100 cargo flights for global logistics company BOLLORE LOGISTICS carrying equipment and materials for the ExoMars space exploration programme that aims to discover any traces of life on Mars.

29.12.2015

Dear Friends, Customers, Partners!
Volga-Dnepr Airlines expresses its sincere gratitude for your financial aid for families of employees who died in the tragedy in Bamako, Mali on 20th November 2015.
Volga-Dnepr's IL-76TD-90VD aircraft ‘parachutes’ cargo to remote Antarctic airfield

17.12.2015

Volga-Dnepr's IL-76TD-90VD aircraft ‘parachutes’ cargo to remote Antarctic airfield
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has completed its first-ever ‘air drop’ by parachuting 208 barrels of fuel from an IL-76TD-90VD freighter onto a remote airfield in the Antarctic.
The delivery from Novo will be used for inland scientific missions, vehicles and small airplane operations.
Volga-Dnepr Makes Flying All the Fashion

07.12.2015

Volga-Dnepr Makes Flying All the Fashion
Volga-Dnepr Airlines supported the UK’s £1.1 billion ‘Black Friday 2015’ by ensuring a timely delivery of 120 tons of clothing sold by a well-known brand through its online store.
Volga-Dnepr Pays Last Respects to Six Crewmembers Killed in Mali Terror Attack

03.12.2015

Volga-Dnepr Pays Last Respects to Six Crewmembers Killed in Mali Terror Attack
A civil funeral service was held in Ulyanovsk on 30 November to remember Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ employees who became the victims of a terrorist attack on Radisson hotel in Bamako, Mali. The ceremony was attended by thousands of people, and the local civic hall could not even fit all those wishing to pay tribute to the dead and express condolences to their families and close ones.

25.11.2015

Dear 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.  
OFFICIAL STATEMENT BY VOLGA-DNEPR AIRLINES REGARDING THE TRAGEDY IN BAMAKO, MALI

21.11.2015

OFFICIAL 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.
Russian Railways Logistics and Volga-Dnepr Airlines Sign a Strategic Co-Operation Agreement

20.11.2015

Russian 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
Volga-Dnepr IL-76td-90vd Completes First Landing on Ice Airfield in Antarctica

12.11.2015

Volga-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.
Volga-Dnepr Group Flies Rare Przewalski Horses for Reintroduction Project in Ural Steppes

11.11.2015

Volga-Dnepr Group Flies Rare Przewalski Horses for Reintroduction Project in Ural Steppes
Volga-Dnepr Group has supported a project to reintroduce endangered Przewalski horses in the Ural steppes of Russia.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers Tourist Baggage from Egypt

09.11.2015

Volga-Dnepr Delivers Tourist Baggage from Egypt
Volga-Dnepr Airlines participates in tourist baggage delivery from resorts in Egypt.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers Türksat Satellite that Will Enhance Communications for Millions of People in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East And Africa

25.10.2015

Volga-Dnepr Delivers Türksat Satellite that Will Enhance Communications for Millions of People in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East And Africa
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ expertise in moving space satellites will help to bring improved broadcasting and communication services in Turkey, Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa after completing a round-trip moving the Türksat 4B satellite and its special transport container.
Baltic Air Charter Association Names Volga-Dnepr Airlines as ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’

21.10.2015

Baltic Air Charter Association Names Volga-Dnepr Airlines as ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has been voted ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’ by members of the Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) for the second consecutive year.
AirBridgeCargo Airlines and Volga-Dnepr Airlines Win ‘Best Overall Carrier of the Year 2015’ and ‘Charter Operator of the Year’ Awards

19.10.2015

AirBridgeCargo Airlines and Volga-Dnepr Airlines Win ‘Best Overall Carrier of the Year 2015’ and ‘Charter Operator of the Year’ Awards
AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) and Volga-Dnepr Airlines are celebrating a double success in the Payload Asia Awards 2015, winning the ‘Best Overall Carrier of the Year 2015’ and ‘Charter Operator of the Year’ prizes respectively.
Volga-Dnepr Group Extends the Fleet with Two More An-124-100 Freighters

16.10.2015

Volga-Dnepr Group Extends the Fleet with Two More An-124-100 Freighters
Volga-Dnepr Group has signed the finance lease agreement with JSC Sberbank Leasing to acquire two An-124-100 Ruslan freighters.
Volga-Dnepr Builds Up Presence in Russian Logistics Market

30.09.2015

Volga-Dnepr Builds Up Presence in Russian Logistics Market
Volga-Dnepr has been consistently increasing its presence as a 3PL provider in the ground logistics market of Russia and CIS. As part of growing co-operation with a newly acquired customer – a project engineering company Telekom-Zapad – various shipments totaling 200 tones have already been successfully delivered as promised.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers Oil Pump to-the-Door in Turkmenistan

10.09.2015

Volga-Dnepr Delivers Oil Pump to-the-Door in Turkmenistan
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered an 11-ton oil and gas pump right to the door of a customer in the town of Farab, Turkmenistan.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers 7.5-Metre Cypress Trees to Uzbekistan

07.09.2015

Volga-Dnepr Delivers 7.5-Metre Cypress Trees to Uzbekistan
Twenty-eight 7.5 metre cypress trees have arrived in the Uzbekistan capital, Tashkent, onboard one of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ IL-76TD-90VD freighters.

Volga-Dnepr Carries 1.2 Million ‘Flying Fish’ to Populate the Ob River Basin in Northern Russia

28.08.2015

Volga-Dnepr Carries 1.2 Million ‘Flying Fish’ to Populate the Ob River Basin in Northern Russia
Volga-Dnepr’s expertise was called in action to safely deliver a shipment of 1,236,000 Muksun fish to help repopulate the freshwater Ob River basin in northern Russia.
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Ensures Safe Delivery of Delicate Laser Technology to Japan

27.08.2015

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Ensures Safe Delivery of Delicate Laser Technology to Japan
Delicate laser technology from Orebro in Sweden has arrived safely in Japan following six months of planning and preparation by the unique cargo transportation specialists at Volga-Dnepr Airlines.  
Honorable Mission Conferred Upon Volga-Dnepr on the National Flag Day

26.08.2015

Honorable Mission Conferred Upon Volga-Dnepr on the National Flag Day
Volga-Dnepr representatives took part in celebration events held in Ulyanovsk, the city where the Group was founded, and devoted to Russia’s National Flag Day.
It’s an Ilyushin One-Two as Volga-Dnepr Operates Simultaneous Flights for Urgent Mobile Drilling Rigs

13.08.2015

It’s an Ilyushin One-Two as Volga-Dnepr Operates Simultaneous Flights for Urgent Mobile Drilling Rigs
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has completed two simultaneous IL-76TD-90VD cargo flights to ensure the fastest possible delivery of urgent mobile drilling equipment for an oil and gas customer in Kuwait.
Volga-Dnepr Group invites professional and amateur photographers to participate in international competition to help celebrate 25th anniversary

23.07.2015

Volga-Dnepr Group invites professional and amateur photographers to participate in international competition to help celebrate 25th anniversary
Volga-Dnepr Group is inviting professional and amateur aviation photographers to participate in an international competition to find the best photo images of its Antonov An-124-100, Ilyushin IL-76-TD-90VD and Boeing 747 aircraft to help celebrate the Group’s 25th anniversary.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers Power Stations from New York to Cairo for Suez Canal Widening Project

15.06.2015

Volga-Dnepr Delivers Power Stations from New York to Cairo for Suez Canal Widening Project
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 28-ton shipment of power stations from New York to Cairo, Egypt, that will be used to supply the Suez Canal widening project.
Volga-Dnepr Invites Customers to Tour its Legendary An-124-100 in Houston

11.06.2015

Volga-Dnepr Invites Customers to Tour its Legendary An-124-100 in Houston
More than 30 customers of Volga-Dnepr Unique Air Cargo were given the opportunity to tour one of the airline’s An-124-100 freighters and to speak to members of the aircraft’s crew at a special event at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers 16-Metre Propeller Shaft for Stricken Ship in Brazil

01.06.2015

Volga-Dnepr Delivers 16-Metre Propeller Shaft for Stricken Ship in Brazil
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ Engineering & Logistics Centre (ELC) sped into action to complete the urgent delivery of a 40-ton propeller shaft for a ship in Brazil.
Volga-Dnepr Group Wins Air Cargo Industry Achievement Award for Development, Investment and 25 Years of Growth

19.05.2015

Volga-Dnepr Group Wins Air Cargo Industry Achievement Award for Development, Investment and 25 Years of Growth
Volga-Dnepr Group has won the Air Cargo Industry Achievement Award in the Air Cargo Week World Air Cargo Awards for its commitment to the development of air cargo, investment in new products and services, and consistent growth.
Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr deliver urgent outsize part to keep oil facility open

13.05.2015

Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr deliver urgent outsize part to keep oil facility open
Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and Volga-Dnepr Airlines have helped to keep a key oil facility open by delivering a time-critical outsize part from Switzerland to Brazil.
Volga-Dnepr Races Aid to Nepal Earthquake Victims

13.05.2015

Volga-Dnepr Races Aid to Nepal Earthquake Victims
Volga-Dnepr has delivered 45 tons of humanitarian cargo on behalf of the Norwegian Red Cross to help earthquake victims in Nepal.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers Engineering and Logistics Solution to Move Wellhead Control Panel and Hydraulic Power Unit to Singapore

07.05.2015

Volga-Dnepr Delivers Engineering and Logistics Solution to Move Wellhead Control Panel and Hydraulic Power Unit to Singapore
A wellhead control panel and hydraulic power unit with a combined weight of 17 tonnes has been delivered by Volga-Dnepr Airlines to Singapore in conjunction with leading oil & gas project logistics forwarder ‘Pentagon Freight Services’.
Volga-Dnepr Expects An-124 Paint Job to Produce Fuel Savings of $100,000 a Year Per Aircraft

17.04.2015

Volga-Dnepr Expects An-124 Paint Job to Produce Fuel Savings of $100,000 a Year Per Aircraft
One of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ unique An-124-100 freighters has been painted using a leading coating technology to increase the aircraft’s aerodynamic qualities and produce a fuel saving of over $100,000 a year.
IATA Renews Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ Operational Safety Certificate for Fifth Consecutive Time

15.04.2015

IATA Renews Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ Operational Safety Certificate for Fifth Consecutive Time
Volga-Dnepr Airlines, the world’s largest carrier of unique, outsize and heavyweight air cargo, has successfully renewed its IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate for the fifth time.
World Champion Biathlete Flies Onboard Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD Freighter

03.04.2015

World Champion Biathlete Flies Onboard Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD Freighter
A delivery of sports equipment for the final stage of the 2014-2015 Biathlon World Cup organised in the Russian city of Khanty-Mansiysk was accompanied by a very important passenger – Germany’s World Champion biathlete, Erik Lesser.
Volga-Dnepr Group Wins Top Industry Award for its Contribution to the Development of Russian Air Transport

01.04.2015

Volga-Dnepr Group Wins Top Industry Award for its Contribution to the Development of Russian Air Transport
Volga-Dnepr Group has been honoured with a special award to mark its ‘Contribution to the development of Russian air transport’ in the annual Wings of Russia Awards to recognise excellence in commercial air transport.
Volga-Dnepr Moves Express AM7 And AM8 Satellites to Baikonur Cosmodrome for Launch

19.03.2015

Volga-Dnepr Moves Express AM7 And AM8 Satellites to Baikonur Cosmodrome for Launch
Volga-Dnepr Airlines delivered the Russian telecommunications satellites Express AM7 and Express AM8 to the Baikonur Cosmodrome launch site in Kazakhstan.
Siemens Uses Volga-Dnepr’s Engineering & Logistics  Centre for Door-to-Door Delivery of 50-Ton Rotor from Germany to India

18.03.2015

Siemens Uses Volga-Dnepr’s Engineering & Logistics Centre for Door-to-Door Delivery of 50-Ton Rotor from Germany to India
Siemens, the global technology powerhouse, is the latest business to utilise the door-to-door expertise of Volga-Dnepr Group’s Engineering & Logistics Centre (ELC) to manage the movement of a 50-ton rotor to Mumbai, India, under the international framework agreement between the two companies.
Ruslan International transports stripping tower to Kurdish oil field in first of its kind operation

17.03.2015

Ruslan International transports stripping tower to Kurdish oil field in first of its kind operation
Ruslan International demonstrated its unfailing capability in heavy and outsize air cargo earlier this month, with the airlift of a 70 ton piece of oil and gas equipment to Iraq, which was negotiated and overseen by its U.S. representative in Houston, Volga-Dnepr Unique Air Cargo (VDUAC)
Volga-Dnepr becomes sponsor of Advanced International Networks

26.02.2015

Volga-Dnepr becomes sponsor of Advanced International Networks
Volga-Dnepr Group has become a corporate sponsorship partner of Advanced International Networks Limited (AIN) for 2015 to increase its engagement with leading independent freight forwarders and project logistics professionals around the world
International Response Delivers Urgent Oil Pipes from Scotland to Turkey in Three Days

13.02.2015

International Response Delivers Urgent Oil Pipes from Scotland to Turkey in Three Days
A team of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ experts in Ulyanovsk, Russia and London Stansted combined their expertise to expedite an urgent shipment of oil production equipment from Scotland to Turkey.
Moving 50 Tons of Gas Equipment to Uzbekistan Earns Volga-Dnepr Another Long-Term Partner

04.02.2015

Moving 50 Tons of Gas Equipment to Uzbekistan Earns Volga-Dnepr Another Long-Term Partner
Logistics provider G&O Solutions chose to partner with Volga-Dnepr Airlines when it needed to transport 50 tons of gas equipment for a compressor station from Kazan in Russia to Karshi, Uzbekistan.
70-Ton Vibration Tester from Shanghai to Russia Marks Start of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 25th Anniversary Year

28.01.2015

70-Ton Vibration Tester from Shanghai to Russia Marks Start of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 25th Anniversary Year
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has started its 25th anniversary year by moving a 70-ton electrodynamic vibration tester from Shanghai to Russia, reinforcing its position as the world’s largest carrier of unique, outsize and heavyweight air cargo.
Volga-Dnepr Carries 3-Metre “Teacup” for Mining Project in Russia

22.01.2015

Volga-Dnepr Carries 3-Metre “Teacup” for Mining Project in Russia
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported a 15-ton part of rock breaking machine for a mining customer between the Russian cities of Anapa and Murmansk.
Volga-Dnepr Demonstrates Fleet Capability as  Boeing 737F Delivers Valuable Cargo to Moscow

19.01.2015

Volga-Dnepr Demonstrates Fleet Capability as Boeing 737F Delivers Valuable Cargo to Moscow
Volga-Dnepr Group’s ‘cargo supermarket’ solution, which matches the best aircraft from its unique fleet to every customer request, came up with the perfect solution for a shipment of valuable cargo from Vienna to Moscow.
Alexander Sidorin awarded for contribution to aviation industry and for development of Ulyanovsk Region

19.01.2015

Alexander Sidorin awarded for contribution to aviation industry and for development of Ulyanovsk Region
Photo of Alexander Sidorin, Vice-President, Operations, Volga-Dnepr Airlines, has been put on a display among The Best Citizens of Ulyanovsk Region due to his high achievements in 2014, contribution to regional development, for his dedicated work and outstanding professional skills
Volga-Dnepr Airlines delivers Upper Stage Breeze-M Unit to Baikonur to facilitate launch of Yamal-401 satellite

10.11.2014

Volga-Dnepr Airlines delivers Upper Stage Breeze-M Unit to Baikonur to facilitate launch of Yamal-401 satellite
The Upper Stage Breeze-M Unit of the Proton-M space vehicle has been delivered to Baikonur onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 freighter to facilitate the launch of the Russian Yamal-401 communications satellite.
Volga-Dnepr An-124 Delivers Superjet 100 Fuselage to Zhukovsky for Service Life Tests

07.11.2014

Volga-Dnepr An-124 Delivers Superjet 100 Fuselage to Zhukovsky for Service Life Tests
A Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 freighter has transported a Sukhoi Superjet 100 fuselage as well as the aircraft’s wings and tail section from Komsomolsk-na-Amure in Khabarovsk krai to Zhukovsky, southeast of Moscow.
Baltic Air Charter Association Honours Volga-Dnepr Airlines with ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’ Award

31.10.2014

Baltic Air Charter Association Honours Volga-Dnepr Airlines with ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’ Award
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has been voted ‘Best Cargo Charter Airline’ in the prestigious annual awards presented by the Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA), the global organisation for leaders in the aircraft charter industry.
Volga-Dnepr An-124 Stops at Five Cities in Africa with Equipment for Healthcare Workers Fighting Ebola Virus

31.10.2014

Volga-Dnepr An-124 Stops at Five Cities in Africa with Equipment for Healthcare Workers Fighting Ebola Virus
One of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 freighters has operated to five cities in Congo, Ghana, Mali, Guinea-Bissau and Ivory Coast to deliver urgent equipment being used to help fight the outbreak of the Ebola virus in the region.
Heavy Boiler ‘Drum’ Arrives On-Time in Kuwait City

30.10.2014

Heavy Boiler ‘Drum’ Arrives On-Time in Kuwait City
The skills of Volga-Dnepr Group’s Engineering and Logistics Centre (ELC) were called into action to develop special loading equipment to transport a 30-ton ‘drum’ for desalination of drinking water from Dusseldorf in Germany to Kuwait City.

29.10.2014

An-124-100 'Ruslan' Delivers Cargo to Baikonur
Volga-Dnepr Airlines' An-124-100 freighter carrying 48 tons of equipment successfully landed at Yubileyny airport in Baikonur on 29 October at 07:15 MSK. The cargo in its entirety and good condition was delivered to the customer.
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ freighter which landed off-schedule in Ulyanovsk will shortly proceed with the flight enroute Toulouse — Sheremetyevo — Baikonur

28.10.2014

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ freighter which landed off-schedule in Ulyanovsk will shortly proceed with the flight enroute Toulouse — Sheremetyevo — Baikonur
AN-124-100 Ruslan all-cargo aircraft operated by Volga-Dnepr Airlines performed off-schedule landing at Ulyanovsk-Vostochny airport in order to conduct maintenance check and replacement of engine spare parts. The aircraft will shortly proceed with the mission enroute Toulouse – Sheremetyevo - Baikonur.
Volga-Dnepr Delivers Helicopters for Emergency UN Mission to Fight Ebola

16.10.2014

Volga-Dnepr Delivers Helicopters for Emergency UN Mission to Fight Ebola
On October 14, Volga-Dnepr Airlines transported Mi-8 helicopters for the latest United Nations (UN) emergency health mission in response to the Ebola virus outbreak. The flight was operated using one of Volga-Dnepr’s An-124 ‘Ruslan’ freighters from Moscow, Russia, to Freetown, Sierra Leone.
Air Partner and Ruslan International Ensures Safe Delivery of Historical Arts for ‘Medieval Morocco’ Exhibition at the Louvre Museum in Paris

14.10.2014

Air Partner and Ruslan International Ensures Safe Delivery of Historical Arts for ‘Medieval Morocco’ Exhibition at the Louvre Museum in Paris
Ruslan International, part of Volga-Dnepr Group and air charter broker, Air Partner, have been entrusted with carrying 18 tonnes of artefacts from Rabat in Morocco to Paris Vatry in France for an exhibition of ‘Medieval Morocco’ at the world famous Louvre Museum.  
Volga-Dnepr Rushes Humanitarian Aid To Refugees in Iraq

10.10.2014

Volga-Dnepr Rushes Humanitarian Aid To Refugees in Iraq
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered 45 tons of humanitarian supplies from Zurich, Switzerland, to Erbil International Airport for victims of the civil war in Iraq.
Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr deliver Argentina’s first satellite on AN-124 charter

03.10.2014

Chapman Freeborn and Volga-Dnepr deliver Argentina’s first satellite on AN-124 charter
Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and Volga-Dnepr Airlines have helped Argentina’s aerospace industry deliver a piece of history by transporting the first-ever space satellite manufactured in the country from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport to its launch site in French Guiana.
French Trade Delegation Meets with Volga-Dnepr

26.09.2014

French Trade Delegation Meets with Volga-Dnepr
The French Trade Commission UBIFRANCE, responsible for export promotion, has paid a visit to Volga-Dnepr Airlines in Ulyanovsk to gain a better understanding of its unique air logistics capabilities.
‘Cigarette Marauder’ power boat sets sail with Volga-Dnepr to Nice

02.09.2014

‘Cigarette Marauder’ power boat sets sail with Volga-Dnepr to Nice
A ‘Cigarette Marauder’ power boat has arrived in Nice in the south of France onboard Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ IL-76TD-90VD freighter flight after its engineers devised a special loading solution to accommodate the boat’s length, weight and low ground clearance.
Management Changes in Volga-Dnepr Sub-Group

25.08.2014

Management Changes in Volga-Dnepr Sub-Group
On 25 August 2014 Mr. Alexander I. Bashkov was appointed to the position of Executive President Volga-Dnepr Sub-Group.
Volga-Dnepr is 24

22.08.2014

Volga-Dnepr is 24
Today, August 22nd, Volga-Dnepr-Group is celebrating its 24th birthday anniversary.
Volga-Dnepr Group Invites Winners of ‘Future Airlifter’ Contest to Join its Design Bureau Team

21.08.2014

Volga-Dnepr Group Invites Winners of ‘Future Airlifter’ Contest to Join its Design Bureau Team
Volga-Dnepr Group’s international competition to design an ‘Advanced Transport Aircraft of the 21st Century’ inspired aircraft engineers and aviation enthusiasts from 22 to 74 years of age to put forward their ideas and was won by three students attending the Moscow Aviation Institute.
Key moments of IATF 2014. Photo Reportage

21.08.2014

Key moments of IATF 2014. Photo Reportage
Volga-Dnepr Group took part in the Third International Air Transport Forum (IATF 2014) at Ulyanovsk-Vostochny Airport (Ulyanovsk, Russia) on 14-16 August.
Volga-Dnepr transports mobile hospital for Saudi royal family

15.08.2014

Volga-Dnepr transports mobile hospital for Saudi royal family
A Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ freighter has delivered a 45-ton mobile hospital for members of the Saudi royal family from Ankara in Turkey to Tangier, Morocco.
Volga-Dnepr to present ‘Future Airlifter’ concept at IATF 2014

12.08.2014

Volga-Dnepr to present ‘Future Airlifter’ concept at IATF 2014
Volga-Dnepr Group is using its role as a strategic partner and participant in the Third International Air Transport Forum (IATF) at Ulyanovsk-Vostochny Airport in Ulyanovsk, Russia, on 14-16 August 2014 to present a concept for a ‘future airlifter’ as well as trying to set a new world record, displaying one of its An-124-100 freighters and sharing it expertise on various key topics in the world of aviation
Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD Fleet Sees Oil and Gas Deliveries Double in First Half of 2014

23.07.2014

Volga-Dnepr’s IL-76TD-90VD Fleet Sees Oil and Gas Deliveries Double in First Half of 2014
Volga-Dnepr Group’s Engineering & Logistics Center (ELC) developed a special loading frame that provided a timely and cost efficient solution for a customer moving a 30-ton oil and gas shipment onboard its IL-76TD-90VD from Johor Bahru, Malaysia, to Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia.  
Volga-Dnepr Delivers 80 Tons of Oil and Gas Equipment to Cape Town

03.07.2014

Volga-Dnepr Delivers 80 Tons of Oil and Gas Equipment to Cape Town
An-124-100 and IL-76TD-90VD freighters from Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ fleet were called into action to deliver more than 80 tons of oil and gas equipment to Cape Town in South Africa.
Singapore Sports Hub is pitch perfect thanks to ‘flying’ artificial grass machines

24.06.2014

Singapore Sports Hub is pitch perfect thanks to ‘flying’ artificial grass machines
Two 9-ton artificial grass machines used to create sustainable sports stadium pitches have arrived in Maastricht in the Netherlands onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ IL-76TD-90VD.
Volga-Dnepr Moves Turkey’s Prototype Attack Helicopter

19.06.2014

Volga-Dnepr Moves Turkey’s Prototype Attack Helicopter
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a prototype of the Turkish T129 attack helicopter onboard an IL-76TD-90VD cargo flight from Ankara to Berlin, Germany, and back to Turkey.
A Rig for Russian Drillers

16.06.2014

A Rig for Russian Drillers
Volga-Dnepr Airlines again proved its competence as the global leader in the specialist market of oversized cargo by delivering a mobile 24-meter high drilling rig onboard its AN-124-100 Ruslan freighter from Novy Urengoy to Mirny, Russia for Verkhnechonskoe oil-gas condensate field.
Best Documentary Award

06.06.2014

Best Documentary Award
A documentary film "Welcome to Paradise" was named the "The Best Nonfiction Film" of the VI International Festival of Films and TV Programs also known as "With All My Heart" annual film festival organized in Ulyanovsk, Russia in memory of the famous Soviet and Russian TV anchor Valentina Leontyeva.
Volga-Dnepr Sees Strong Growth in Satellite Business

04.06.2014

Volga-Dnepr Sees Strong Growth in Satellite Business
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has seen a big increase in shipments for the aerospace industry with 22 flights moving space satellites over a 12-week period to the end of May.
Volga-Dnepr Operates First Satellite Flight for Saudi Arabia’s ‘Kacst’ Science and Technology Organisation

29.05.2014

Volga-Dnepr Operates First Satellite Flight for Saudi Arabia’s ‘Kacst’ Science and Technology Organisation
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has operated its first flight for Saudi Arabia’s King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) organisation, moving the SaudiSat-4 satellite made in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to its launch site in Orsk, Russia.
Russian meteorological complexes arrive home onboard An-124-100 after ‘Test-Drive’

28.05.2014

Russian meteorological complexes arrive home onboard An-124-100 after ‘Test-Drive’
Two mobile meteorological support complexes have arrived back in Yekaterinburg, Russia, from Delhi, India, onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 aircraft after going for a ‘test drive’.
Volga-Dnepr Group to showcase Antonov An-124-100 Ruslan cargo aircraft at ILA-2014 Air Show

20.05.2014

Volga-Dnepr Group to showcase Antonov An-124-100 Ruslan cargo aircraft at ILA-2014 Air Show
As part of its participation in the ILA-2014 air show in Berlin on May 20-25, one of Volga-Dnepr Group’s An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ freighter aircraft will provide a unique venue for the 7th European Air Cargo Transport Congress.
Volga-Dnepr Completes Door-to-Door Delivery of Equipment for Counter Terror Exhibition

14.05.2014

Volga-Dnepr Completes Door-to-Door Delivery of Equipment for Counter Terror Exhibition
Volga-Dnepr Group has provided a total logistics solution for a mobile inspection system from Russia on its way to a counter terrorism exhibition in London.
Kudos from the Сustomer

21.04.2014

Kudos from the Сustomer
Voith Hydro, the Austrian production company expressed gratitude to Volga-Dnepr experts for the delivery of a 73-ton turbine ‘runner’ to Russia’s Bratsk Hydroelectric Power Station, one of the world’s leading producers of electrical energy.
Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 Delivers Russian and Kazakh Satellites to Baikonur Cosmodrome Launch Site

08.04.2014

Volga-Dnepr An-124-100 Delivers Russian and Kazakh Satellites to Baikonur Cosmodrome Launch Site
A Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ freighter aircraft has delivered the Luch-5V and KazSat-3 telecommunications satellites from Krasnoyarsk in Russia to Kazakhstan’s Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Helicopters Cross the Atlantic for Heli Expo 2014

19.03.2014

Helicopters Cross the Atlantic for Heli Expo 2014
Four helicopters bound for Heli Expo in Los Angeles, the world’s largest helicopter show, have crossed the Atlantic onboard one of Volga-Dnepr’s An-124-100 freighters.
Volga-Dnepr delivers a total logistics solution for 73-ton ‘runner’ from Austria to Bratsk hydroelectric power station

28.02.2014

Volga-Dnepr delivers a total logistics solution for 73-ton ‘runner’ from Austria to Bratsk hydroelectric power station
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has increased its reputation for supplying end-to-end logistics services by managing the delivery of a 73-ton turbine ‘runner’ to Russia’s Bratsk Hydroelectric Power Station, one of the world’s leading producers of electrical energy.  
Volga-Dnepr Group Documentary Reaches the Final of the New York Festivals’ International Television & Film Awards

27.02.2014

Volga-Dnepr Group Documentary Reaches the Final of the New York Festivals’ International Television & Film Awards
A film documenting one of Volga-Dnepr Group’s biggest ever air logistics projects to supply a new gas processing plant in Papua New Guinea is a finalist in the 2014 New York Festivals’ International Television & Film Awards.
Volga-Dnepr Ships ‘Cygnus’ Resupply Spacecraft

25.02.2014

Volga-Dnepr Ships ‘Cygnus’ Resupply Spacecraft
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ expertise in the movement of space cargoes has been called upon once again to transport the Pressurized Cargo Module (PCM) of the Cygnus resupply spacecraft from Turin, Italy, to Wallops Island, USA
1100th Oil & Gas Flight in Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ History

20.02.2014

1100th Oil & Gas Flight in Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ History
Volga-Dnepr Airlines delivered 45 tons of oil and gas equipment onboard IL-76TD-90VD aircraft from Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) to Prestwick (Great Britain).
Volga-Dnepr Lifts Lifts for Reconstruction Programme at Belarus Airport

19.02.2014

Volga-Dnepr Lifts Lifts for Reconstruction Programme at Belarus Airport
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered lifts and escalators for the modernisation of the National Belarus Airport from Shanghai in China to Minsk, Republic of Belarus. The flight was operated under the Ruslan International joint venture.
Volga-Dnepr Organises End-to-End Delivery of 103-Ton Rotor to Yekaterinburg

17.02.2014

Volga-Dnepr Organises End-to-End Delivery of 103-Ton Rotor to Yekaterinburg
A 103-ton rotor has arrived in Yekaterinburg, Russia, onboard an An-124-100 Ruslan heavy freighter aircraft operated by Volga-Dnepr Airlines. The shipment was delivered from Frankfurt/Hahn.
Volga-Dnepr Group Helps Sochi Make History as the 2014 Winter Olympic Games Get Under Way

07.02.2014

Volga-Dnepr Group Helps Sochi Make History as the 2014 Winter Olympic Games Get Under Way
As Sochi prepares to make history, Volga Dnepr Group has completed its role in helping the 2014 Winter Olympic Games get off to a flying start by delivering  over 1,800 tons of air cargo to the Russian city over the last 12 months, carrying broadcast, lighting and sports equipment.

03.02.2014

Ruslan SALIS Passes ISO 9001:2008 Quality Audit
Ruslan SALIS GmbH has passed a verification audit for compliance of its quality management system to ISO 9001:2008 standards. The company’s core activities of air cargo charter operations and aircraft ma
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Delivers Türksat Telecommunications Satellite

21.01.2014

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Delivers Türksat Telecommunications Satellite
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered the Türksat 4A telecommunications satellite from Japan to Kazakhstan in its latest specialist delivery on behalf of the space industry.

17.01.2014

Video Broadcast Equipment Arrives in Sochi as Countdown Begins to 22nd Winter Olympic Games
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered 40 tons of video broadcasting equipment to Sochi supporting the 22nd Winter Olympic Games, which begin in the Russian city on February 7th 2014.
Olympic Flame Soars Ulyanovsk Sky on AN-124

26.12.2013

Olympic Flame Soars Ulyanovsk Sky on AN-124
AN-124-100 Ruslan aircraft lifted Russia's 2014 Winter Olympic Torch high into the sky above the city of Ulyanovsk on the first day after Christmas.
Bus stops in an IL-76TD-90VD and takes off for Kazakhstan

09.12.2013

Bus stops in an IL-76TD-90VD and takes off for Kazakhstan
One of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ IL-76TD-90VD freighters was the ultimate “bus stop” for an 18 metre Irisbus Citelis bus on its journey from Turin in Italy to Astana, Kazakhstan.  
Volga-Dnepr’s ‘Cargo Supermarket’ Delivers a Total Logistics Solution for 51-ton Transporters to Khabarovsk

06.12.2013

Volga-Dnepr’s ‘Cargo Supermarket’ Delivers a Total Logistics Solution for 51-ton Transporters to Khabarovsk
The delivery of two large self-propelled modular transporters from Austria to Khabarovsk, Russia, has highlighted to value to customers of Volga-Dnepr Group’s ‘cargo supermarket’ transport and logistics capability.
Norwegian Red Cross praises Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ relief operation to help victims of typhoon Haiyan

04.12.2013

Norwegian Red Cross praises Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ relief operation to help victims of typhoon Haiyan
The Norwegian Red Cross has thanked Volga-Dnepr Airlines for its role in expediting humanitarian aid to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
Salekhard Airport in Russia Welcomes its First-Ever Visit by Volga-Dnepr’s An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ Freighter

02.12.2013

Salekhard Airport in Russia Welcomes its First-Ever Visit by Volga-Dnepr’s An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ Freighter
A Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ freighter has landed in the Russian city of Salekhard for the first time, delivering a 26-tonne turbine for the local power plant.
Engineering Teamwork Enables Volga-Dnepr to Meet Delivery Deadline for Generator Rotor to Canada

19.11.2013

Engineering Teamwork Enables Volga-Dnepr to Meet Delivery Deadline for Generator Rotor to Canada
The single-piece shipment was loaded at East Midlands using the airline’s specialist loading equipment and a 50-tonne crane. In order to make the rotor safe and secure for carriage, Volga-Dnepr worked with the shipper – Brush Electrical Machines - to design a suitable packing and stowage system because the existing skid under the rotor would not have been strong enough to resist the G-forces during the flight.

15.11.2013

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Rushes Aid to Haiyan Victims in the Philippines
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Rushes Aid to Haiyan Victims in the Philippines
The best of the best: the results of the Photo Contest are announced

13.11.2013

The best of the best: the results of the Photo Contest are announced
The results of the Third International Photo Contest which gathered together 200 professionals and amateurs of aviation photography were summed up in Volga-Dnepr Group.

05.11.2013

Quick response from Volga-Dnepr delivers aircraft engine cowling in less than 24 hours
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has promptly delivered an aircraft engine cowling from Germany to Switzerland. The transportation took less than 24 hours to arrange using one of its IL-76TD-90VD aircraft.

05.11.2013

First winners announced in Volga-Dnepr Group’s third International Photo Contest
Volga-Dnepr Group is delighted to announce the first winners in its third International Photo Contest to celebrate its fleet on An-124-100, IL-76TD-90VD and Boeing 747 freighters.

01.11.2013

Turbine rotor rapidly delivered to Jamaica
Volga-Dnepr Airlines swiftly transported a 28-ton turbine rotor from Houston, USA to Montego Bay, Jamaica to support uninterrupted operation of the island’s power supply system.

17.10.2013

Judging Gets Under Way in Volga-Dnepr’s International Photo Contest
Volga-Dnepr Group has commenced the judging process to find the winners of its third International Photo Contest.
Volga-Dnepr’s Engineering & Logistics Centre demonstrates the easy way to move a 75-ton heat exchanger door-to-door from Italy to Russia

10.10.2013

Volga-Dnepr’s Engineering & Logistics Centre demonstrates the easy way to move a 75-ton heat exchanger door-to-door from Italy to Russia
Moving a 75-ton heat exchanger from Italy to Russia was a straightforward process for URALCHEM Holding when it entrusted the entire door-to-door delivery to Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ Engineering & Logistics Centre (ELC)
Volga-Dnepr flies mobile power plant into Kaliningrad to ensure reliability of electricity supplies

04.10.2013

Volga-Dnepr flies mobile power plant into Kaliningrad to ensure reliability of electricity supplies
An 80-ton mobile gas turbine power plant has been transported from Abakan to Kaliningrad, Russia, by Volga-Dnepr Airlines.
Volga-Dnepr Completes Series of Aserospace Flights for Astrium

02.10.2013

Volga-Dnepr Completes Series of Aserospace Flights for Astrium
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has completed a series of flights delivering space equipment for Astrium GmbH, a German division of Europe’s largest aerospace company.
Volga-Dnepr Moves 90 Tons of Oilfield Equipment To Surgut

02.10.2013

Volga-Dnepr Moves 90 Tons of Oilfield Equipment To Surgut

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ latest transportation solution for the oil and gas industry has seen one of its Antonov AN-124-100 freighters deliver over 90 tons of oilfield equipment from Calgary in Canada to the Russian city of Surgut

Volga-Dnepr Delivered Special Equipment for Gas Compressor Station Refurbishing

26.09.2013

Volga-Dnepr Delivered Special Equipment for Gas Compressor Station Refurbishing
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ IL-76TD-90VD freighter delivered 40 tons of industrial equipment from Tokyo, Japan to Anapa, Russia for Krasnodarskaya Gas Compressor Station Refurbishing Project under contract with CJSC Iskra-Avigaz.
Ruslan Visited Air Force Day in Czech Republic

23.09.2013

Ruslan Visited Air Force Day in Czech Republic
Volga-Dnepr Airlines' AN-124-100 Ruslan aircraft became an honored guest at the Air Force Day celebrations held in Ostrava, Czech Republic on 21-22 September 2013.
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Completes Project to Support PNG LNG Project

13.09.2013

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Completes Project to Support PNG LNG Project
In one of its biggest-ever air logistics projects, Volga-Dnepr Airlines has safely completed 88 cargo flights carrying over 6,000 tons of equipment in the space of 103 days to supply the ExxonMobil-operated PNG LNG Project.
Volga-Dnepr Fast Tracks 180 Tonnes of Oil and Gas Equipment to Talakan Field in Russia

03.09.2013

Volga-Dnepr Fast Tracks 180 Tonnes of Oil and Gas Equipment to Talakan Field in Russia
Two of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ Antonov 124-100 freighters have fast tracked the delivery of 180 tonnes of oil and gas equipment from Saint Petersburg to Bratsk for the Talakan field located in the Yakutia region of Russia.

30.08.2013

An-124-100: Driving Russia’s Leadership of the Unique, Outsize Air Cargo Market
Volga-Dnepr Airlines has showcased the unique operating capability of its Antonov An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ freighter to delegates at the 11th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS 2013 in Moscow.
Volga-Dnepr Airlines Offers an Invitation for a XXI Century Transport Aircraft International Contest

29.08.2013

Volga-Dnepr Airlines Offers an Invitation for a XXI Century Transport Aircraft International Contest
Volga-Dnepr Group is going to invite students and staff members of scientific and manufacturing enterprises connected with aviation industry to participate in Future Transport Aircraft of the XXI Century International Contest, which will be held during the period from September 2013 to September 2014. Following the Contest results the winners will receive monetary rewards, special gifts and have an opportunity to obtain proper references to join Volga-Dnepr Group whilst their Developments will be recognized as Graduation Project by their Universities.

27.08.2013

Volga-Dnepr Group launches 3rd international photographic competition
Volga-Dnepr Group has launched its 3rd international photographic competition for professional and amateur aviation photographers taking images of its An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’, IL-76TD-90VD and Boeing 747 fleet.

26.08.2013

Volga-Dnepr Group joins MAKS 2013
Volga-Dnepr Group will participate in the 11th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS 2013 on August 27 - September 1 at Zhukovsky, Moscow Region, Russia.
Volga-Dnepr Participates in Opening of New Dyncorp International Hangar

23.08.2013

Volga-Dnepr Participates in Opening of New Dyncorp International Hangar
One of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ AN-124-100 freighter aircraft was toured by influential leaders fr om the Huntsville, Alabama local community as well as State and Congressional leaders in the U.S. Government on a visit to DynCorp International’s new hangar facility at Huntsville International Airport, wh ere it conducts aviation support, maintenance, and overhaul of helicopters for the U.S. Army’s Redstone Arsenal Standard & Non-Standard Rotary-Wing programmes.
95-ton Oil Refinery Compressor Arrives as Krasnoyarsk Celebrates “Russian Air Fleet Day”

22.08.2013

95-ton Oil Refinery Compressor Arrives as Krasnoyarsk Celebrates “Russian Air Fleet Day”
The arrival of a 95-ton compressor onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ AN-124-100 freighter from Vladivostok coincided with a day of celebrations in the city of Krasnoyarsk in honour of the “Russian Air Fleet”.
IL-76TD-90VD Participated in Örebro Air Show

05.08.2013

IL-76TD-90VD Participated in Örebro Air Show
Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ IL-76TD-90VD aircraft took part in Örebro Air Show held in Örebro, Sweden on 2 - 4 August 2013.

16.07.2013

Volga-Dnepr Group announces the tender on AN-124-100 fleet modernization

For the purpose of unique AN-124-100 fleet compliance with ICAO prospective requirements and even more efficient operations Volga-Dnepr Group launched the tender for design activities on AN-124-100 fleet. The modernization project will include Research and Development work followed by EASA and/or FAA certification and further modification of the currently operated fleet. The initial stage of the project will start in early 2014. A number of Russian and foreign companies will take part in the tender.

11.07.2013

Volga-Dnepr Airlines launches a Short Messaging Service for cargo operations
Customers of Volga-Dnepr Airlines now can receive the tracking information concerning their cargo via SMS notifications.

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