Volga-Dnepr Transports 20 Tonnes of Delicate Cargo for Expo 2020 Dubai

Volga-Dnepr Transports 20 Tonnes of Delicate Cargo for Expo 2020 Dubai

Partners with Albion Aviation Group to fly in highly fragile furniture from Athens

Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Albion Aviation Group have worked together to find the most effective solution for the transportation of dedicated equipment in support of the Dubai Expo 2020 which opened on October 1st in UAE.

The cargo, weighing over 20 tonnes and measuring 418 cubic meters in total consisted of fragile furniture, was delivered from Athens (Greece) to Dubai (UAE).

Volga-Dnepr’s team brought aboard its engineering specialists who offered packaging solutions and optimized the load plan to make sure that delicate cargo is safely transported onboard An-124-100.

The cargo uploading was coordinated by the Albion Flight manager who flew to Athens to monitor the whole process in close cooperation with Volga-Dnepr’s team.

Lewis King, Director of Albion Aviation Group, comments: “This charter required a lot of meticulous planning and within an extremely short space of time.

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"But with the extensive support of the experienced Volga-Dnepr’s team the flight was a success and it’s an honour for Albion to be able to support the Dubai Expo 2020 via one of our clients."

Ekaterina Andreeva, Commercial Director of Volga-Dnepr Airlines, highlights: “We understand too well the importance of meeting the deadlines for the exhibitions and shows being the member of major industry events ourselves.

“That said, we called upon the best specialists from our global team to come up with the packaging solutions and load plan, at the same time following our standard charter flight approval process.

“In the end, we are happy to see the completion of another successful project cargo flight and we will drop by Dubai Expo when our team is there for Dubai Air Show."

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