November 4 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has been voted 'Best Cargo Charter Airline' in the annual awards presented by the Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA), the global organisation for leaders in the aircraft charter industry.

It is the fifth time that BACA's members have presented Volga-Dnepr Airlines with this award, following its successes in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Dmitry Grishin, sales director of Volga-Dnepr, was presented the award by Shahe Ouzounian, chief operating officer of the award sponsor, Chapman Freeborn Airchartering.

Upon securing the prize Grishin said: "This is a highly-coveted award and we are proud to have been honoured once again by the members of BACA. The Baltic Air Charter Association is respected all over the world because it brings together so many of the leading providers of air charter services. With their knowledge and expertise, they are best placed to identify the companies that truly excel in this specialist sector and that makes winning this award so special to us. As we prepare to commence our 25th year of operations, it will inspire everyone at Volga-Dnepr Airlines to continue to strive to deliver the very highest levels of customer service and operational excellence."

Dmitry Grishin, sales director of Volga-Dnepr (left), with Shahe Ouzounian, chief operating officer of Chapman Freeborn Airchartering (right).