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Oil and gas milestone for Volga-Dnepr

February 24 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered 45 tonnes of equipment from Rio de Janeiro to Prestwick, Scotland on board an IL-76TD-90VD freighter, marking its 1,100th flight for customers in the oil and gas industry.

The flight, which was ordered by Chapman Freeborn Airchartering Fretamento e Logistica do Brasil Ltda, carried specialist equipment for a water-driven excavation system and auxiliary equipment, which will be used for drilling operations and seabed engineering.

Alexander Kartashov, sales executive at Volga-Dnepr Airlines, commented on the oil and gas transportation milestone for the company: "To date, our fleet of AN-124-100 and IL-76TD-90VD cargo aircraft has safely delivered some 74,000 tonnes of equipment for oil and gas industry customers."

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ACE Belgium readies for launch

April 25 - ACE Belgium Freighters is preparing to launch its scheduled and charter services out of Liège Airport after receiving its air operator’s certificate (AOC) from the Belgian Civil Aviation Authority.
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Carrick joins ACS board

April 25 - UK-headquartered charter specialist Air Charter Service (ACS) has named Richard Carrick as a non-executive director to its group board.
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Baltimore sets cargo record

April 24 - Combined international cargo throughput at the state-owned and privately owned marine terminals at the port of Baltimore totalled a record 43 million tons in 2018.
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