• ITVI.USA
    16,014.360
    14.660
    0.1%
  • OTLT.USA
    2.799
    -0.006
    -0.2%
  • OTRI.USA
    22.430
    0.240
    1.1%
  • OTVI.USA
    15,995.600
    10.280
    0.1%
  • TSTOPVRPM.ATLPHL
    2.930
    -0.020
    -0.7%
  • TSTOPVRPM.CHIATL
    3.620
    0.010
    0.3%
  • TSTOPVRPM.DALLAX
    1.330
    -0.040
    -2.9%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXDAL
    3.570
    0.020
    0.6%
  • TSTOPVRPM.PHLCHI
    2.390
    0.070
    3%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXSEA
    4.130
    0.020
    0.5%
  • WAIT.USA
    127.000
    0.000
    0%
  • ITVI.USA
    16,014.360
    14.660
    0.1%
  • OTLT.USA
    2.799
    -0.006
    -0.2%
  • OTRI.USA
    22.430
    0.240
    1.1%
  • OTVI.USA
    15,995.600
    10.280
    0.1%
  • TSTOPVRPM.ATLPHL
    2.930
    -0.020
    -0.7%
  • TSTOPVRPM.CHIATL
    3.620
    0.010
    0.3%
  • TSTOPVRPM.DALLAX
    1.330
    -0.040
    -2.9%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXDAL
    3.570
    0.020
    0.6%
  • TSTOPVRPM.PHLCHI
    2.390
    0.070
    3%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXSEA
    4.130
    0.020
    0.5%
  • WAIT.USA
    127.000
    0.000
    0%
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Volga-Dnepr sales up 51% in 2007

Volga-Dnepr sales up 51% in 2007

   Russia's Volga-Dnepr Group today reported a 51 percent rise in group-wide sales for 2007 to $1.05 billion, which it attributed to substantial growth in the specialist air charter market for outsize and heavy cargoes, and increased presence in the scheduled cargo business.

   The group said Volga-Dnepr Airlines, its outsize and heavyweight charter airline, still controls half of the global market in that segment, and returned revenue of $767 million in 2007, up 62 percent from 2006. The charter airline transported 59,700 tons of cargo on board its AN-124-100 freighter fleet during the year, a 43 percent rise. A further 51,300 tons of cargo was carried using the IL-76TD-90VD freighter fleet.

   Scheduled cargo airline AirBridgeCargo saw its annual sales rise 32 percent to more than $300 million with volume on its Boeing 747F fleet up 29 percent to 101,900 tons.

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