Antonov Airlines

Antonov Airlines is a Ukrainian cargo airline that operates international charter services in the world of the oversized cargo market. They own the only completed Antonov An-225, the world’s largest operational cargo aircraft.

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“Owing to the height of the Antei’s cargo compartment measuring 4.4 meters, the transportation did not require the dismantling of the helicopters’ rotors,” said Vitaly Shost, First Deputy Director of Antonov Airlines.

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Antonov Airlines’ АN-22 Antei returns to commercial market with project for DSV Spain and Cargoplanet Spain


The AN-22 Antei is now available on the commercial market following scheduled maintenance

 

Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday 07 November, 2019 – Within a period between the 27th and 31st of October 2019, an AN-22 Antei of Antonov Airlines successfully performed two flights on the Madrid-Baghdad-Madrid route.

All flights were performed for DSV Spain – the logistics operator of the Spanish MoD carrying helicopters and spare parts.

Owing to the height of the Antei’s cargo compartment measuring 4.4 metres, the transportation did not require the dismantling of the helicopters’ rotors.

In such a way, the cargo was prepared in a shorter time, allowing the delivered helicopters to enter service faster.

Coordination and supervision of all flights were undertaken by Cargoplanet Spain, the representative of ADB for these kind of logistics operations in Spain.

Staff of Cargoplanet and DSV travelled with the cargo on board the AN-22 to and from Baghdad to assure a smooth operation.

“Antonov Airlines highly appreciate cooperation with Cargoplanet Spain and DSV Spain on the performed missions,” said Vitaliy Shost, First Deputy Director of Antonov Airlines.

“We are pleased to announce that the AN-22 is back in the commercial market of outsized air transportations after scheduled maintenance.

“A few decades ago, the appearance of the AN-22 Antei opened the era of the widebody transport aircraft.”

“This aircraft is still the largest turboprop air freighter in the world and its services are still in demand in the global airlift market.”

The AN-22 Antei can be operated from and to both paved, and unpaved runways, and with transports such as this one, the AN-22 can be more effective than the larger AN-124 Ruslan.

About Antonov Airlines

Antonov Airlines specialises in the transport of outsized and project cargo worldwide using its fleet of seven AN-124-100 “Ruslan” aircraft with up to 150 tonnes payload, its 60-tonne payload AN-22, and its unique 250-tonne payload AN-225 “Mriya”, which is the largest aircraft in the world, as well as smaller AN-74 and AN-26 aircraft.

More than 30 years after launching as the first company to offer the AN-124-100 commercially, ANTONOV Airlines continues to deliver air cargo solutions across the aerospace, defence, energy, humanitarian, industrial, automotive, and oil and gas sectors.

Antonov Airlines is a division of Antonov Company, headquartered in Kyiv, Ukraine, and a Ukrainian state-owned enterprise, which designs, develops, produces and maintains the AN aircraft.

The UK office of Antonov Airlines is based in Endeavour House, London Stansted Airport.

The USA office of Antonov Airlines is based at Houston, Texas.

Western Associates, Inc., Air Cargo Partners Worldwide (ACP), and Flywell Aviation are Antonov Airlines’ General Sales Agents (GSA) for Japan, Australia, and India respectively.

To find out more visit antonov.com and antonov-airlines.com


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ANTONOV AIRLINES’ АN-22 ANTEI RETURNS TO COMMERCIAL MARKET WITH PROJECT FOR DSV SPAIN AND CARGOPLANET SPAIN

The AN-22 Antei is now available on the commercial market following scheduled maintenance

Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday 7th November, 2019 – Within a period between the 27th and 31st of October 2019, an AN-22 Antei of Antonov Airlines successfully performed two flights on the Madrid-Baghdad-Madrid route.

All flights were performed for DSV Spain – the logistics operator of the Spanish MoD carrying helicopters and spare parts.

Owing to the height of the Antei’s cargo compartment measuring 4.4 metres, the transportation did not require the dismantling of the helicopters’ rotors.

In such a way, the cargo was prepared in a shorter time, allowing the delivered helicopters to enter service faster.

Coordination and supervision of all flights were undertaken by Cargoplanet Spain, the representative of ADB for these kind of logistics operations in Spain.

Staff of Cargoplanet and DSV travelled with the cargo on board the AN-22 to and from Baghdad to assure a smooth operation.

“Antonov Airlines highly appreciate cooperation with Cargoplanet Spain and DSV Spain on the performed missions,” said Vitaliy Shost, First Deputy Director of Antonov Airlines.

“We are pleased to announce that the AN-22 is back in the commercial market of outsized air transportations after scheduled maintenance.

“A Few decades ago, the appearance of the AN-22 Antei opened the era of the widebody transport aircraft.”

“This aircraft is still the largest turboprop air freighter in the world and its services are still in demand in the global airlift market.”

The AN-22 Antei can be operated from and to both paved, and unpaved runways, and with transports such as this one, the AN-22 can be more effective than the larger AN-124 Ruslan.

About Antonov Airlines

Antonov Airlines specialises in the transport of outsized and project cargo worldwide using its fleet of seven AN-124-100 “Ruslan” aircraft with up to 150 tonnes payload, its 60-tonne payload AN-22, and its unique 250-tonne payload AN-225 “Mriya”, which is the largest aircraft in the world, as well as smaller AN-74 and AN-26 aircraft.

More than 30 years after launching as the first company to offer the AN-124-100 commercially, ANTONOV Airlines continues to deliver air cargo solutions across the aerospace, defence, energy, humanitarian, industrial, automotive, and oil and gas sectors.

Antonov Airlines is a division of Antonov Company, headquartered in Kyiv, Ukraine, and a Ukrainian state-owned enterprise, which designs, develops, produces and maintains the AN aircraft.

The UK office of Antonov Airlines is based in Endeavour House, London Stansted Airport.

The USA office of Antonov Airlines is based at Houston, Texas.

Western Associates, Inc., Air Cargo Partners Worldwide (ACP), and Flywell Aviation are Antonov Airlines’ General Sales Agents (GSA) for Japan, Australia, and India respectively.

To find out more visit antonov.com and antonov-airlines.com