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Volga-Dnepr delivers for DHL

Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 38-ton (34.5-tonne) crankshaft from Mexico to India on its Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD aircraft.

On behalf of DHL Global Forwarding, the crankshaft was shipped from Apodaca in Nuevo León to Mumbai. The packaged machinery measured 7 m in length.

Within 12 hours of receiving the request, Volga-Dnepr developed several loading and packaging options for the customer.

The IL-76TD-90VD freighter is equipped with onboard cranes and winches that were used to load of the oversized unit.

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