Vladivostok International Airport accepted AirBridgeCargo Boeing 747-8F
Vladivostok, August 24, 2017, - Since August 23 AirBridgeCargo air company started performing technical stops of Boeing 747-8F cargo aircrafts in Vladivostok International Airport.
Cargo flights of AirBridgeCargo on Boeing 747-8F cargo aircrafts en-route Hong Kong – Los Angeles with technical stop in Vladivostok will be regularly operated three times a week.
Igor Lukishin, Director General of Vladivostok International Airport:
- Vladivostok has geographically optimal location for the airlines from Asia to North America. Acting today as an airport for technical stops for cargo aircrafts, Vladivostok is also planning to develop commercial cargo flights in future. There is a modern airfield infrastructure designed to accept all aircraft types without any limitations as well as new cargo terminal in our airport.
We remind that ground handling operations in Vladivostok International Airport are performed in accordance with the highest international standards confirmed by ISAGO Certificate. For the purposes of cargo carriers attraction the airport offers attractive terms for service fees.
For the first time ever the airport accepted AirBridgeCargo Boeing 747-8F aircraft in October 2014. The flight transported 165 cows from Holland and was served in the new cargo terminal.
About Vladivostok International Airport
Vladivostok International Airport (http://vvo.aero/) was founded in 1932. The airport is one of the leaders among the Russian Far East and Siberia airports in terms of passenger served. In 2016 the airport provided services to more than 1.8 mln passengers. Its destinations network includes 45 routes operated by 18 Russian and foreign airlines. The level of comfort in its new terminal with capacity of 3.5 mln passengers corresponds to IATA Standard “C”. In February 2017 a consortium of investors consisting of Basic Element, Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Changi Airports International closed the deal for acquisition of 52.16 percent of shares of JSC “Vladivostok International Airport” and 100 percent of shares of JSC “Terminal Vladivostok”).
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