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Bus ride to Astana

[ December 11, 2013   //   ]

One of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ IL-76 freighters recently carried an 18-metre bus from Turin to Astana, Kazakhstan.

Iveco Italy urgently needed to deliver the bus to the capital of Kazakhstan for a special promotion on 25 November and the flight, was organised by Chapman-Freeborn Airchartering Italy was confirmed the following day.

There were some issues with loading the bus safely into the plane’s 19-metre cargo, solved by reducing the angle of the aircraft ramp.

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