volga-dnepr-group

Faster Internet, thanks to the freight industry

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has completed the first delivery of satellites for the OneWeb constellation project in cooperation Bolloré Logistics. One of the airline’s An-124-100 freighters delivered six satellites from Toulouse, France, to Cayenne in French Guiana in two special containers weighing about 30 tonnes. The first satellite launch is scheduled for the middle of February. Volga-Dnepr Group’s global director aerospace, Axel Kaldschmidt, said: “As an air cargo operator, we understand all too well ... [+]

Qatar pulls out of Cargolux

Luxembourg-based freight airline Cargolux is reported to be seeking a new shareholder after a row at a shareholders meeting on 16 November saw 35% stakeholder Qatar Airways pull out. The dispute happened after Qatar Airways failed in its bid to install its favoured candidate, Richard Forson, as CEO and to ... [+]

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