Ukraine-owned Antonov Airlines continues operations; flies vital power plant components from Slovenia to Africa

Post By : News Desk
Post Date : May 31, 2022

Reading Time: < 1 minute Antonov Airlines working with Chapman Freeborn Germany has successfully completed three AN-124-100 flights to transport a new mobile gas power plant generator and associated equipment from Ljubljana, Slovenia, to Kano, Nigeria. The delivered cargo, including generator, turbine and additional equipment, weighed about 200 tonnes. The project has been a year in the making. “The entire Antonov team, from commercial to operational, route planning, and load planning, worked closely with our client and agents to ensure the safe delivery of this important cargo, which will support energy needs in Nigeria,” said Eugene Kiva, Commercial Executive, Antonov Airlines. “Our professional flight crew and technical staff ensured the flights went smoothly and the cargo arrived safely and on time ready to serve its humanitarian needs.” Antonov continues to fly worldwide, prioritising flights for the Ukrainian government, the Strategic Airlift International Solution (SALIS), and humanitarian missions. Antonov Airlines, a world leader in heavylift transportations, also handles commercial flights using its fleet of five AN-124-100s. We continue to operate despite the challenges we have faced after the Russian invasion and the damage they caused to our Gostomel home base and some of our aircraft.” ~ Eugene Gavrylov, Acting Director-General of ANTONOV Company “The services responsible for planning the transportation and maintenance of aircraft have been temporarily relocated to Leipzig, Germany. “This allows us to ensure the further safe operation of Antonov fleet aircraft,” he emphasised.

As Delhivery listing goes live, the logistics service provider has its fingers crossed

Post By : Rachayita Sidharth
Post Date : May 24, 2022

Reading Time: < 1 minute Homegrown logistics services provider, Delhivery has its fingers crossed as its listing goes live today. The Delhivery IPO, which was opened earlier this month, had raised INR 5,235 crore – … Read More

Tiger Logistics set to launch its new price discovery and supply-chain automation platform

Post By : Karvi Rana
Post Date : May 20, 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes International logistics and freight service provider Tiger Logistics announced its plans of launching a price discovery and supply-chain automation platform to ensure efficiency and transparency in the highly-fragmented domestic shipping … Read More

E-com majors may get on board ONDC, India’s open source E-com network

Post By : Rachayita Sidharth
Post Date : May 12, 2022

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) is India’s ambitious initiative which will help local commerce across segments, such as mobility, grocery, food order and delivery, hotel booking and travel … Read More

Rivigo re-launches its National Freight Index for daily freight rates; NFI shows 4-5% rise in average freight rates (Jan-Apr’22)

Post By : Rachayita Sidharth
Post Date : May 12, 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rivigo, India’s leading technology company in the logistics sector and a crowned unicorn, has relaunched the National Freight Index (NFI) to bring pricing transparency in freight rates for the progress … Read More