AirBridgeCargo Transports 40 Maserati Quattroporte for APEC 2018
Russia’s largest cargo airline, AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) part of Volga-Dnepr Group recently carried out two consecutive charters transporting 40 brand new luxury cars, the Maserati Quattroporte.
Agility Logistics (Italy), who have been long-time partners of ABC chartered two ad hoc flights opting for the Boeing 747-8F freighters. The luxury cars were flown from Milan, Italy, to Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea and will be used to transport of key representatives of the participating countries for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum (APEC) 2018.
ABC provided a dedicated team of highly-skilled and experienced cargo professionals who ensured the safe and secure transportation of the Italian supercars.
AirBridgeCargo loadmasters supervised the loading of the 20 cars, jacketed in white protective covers onto each Boeing 747-8F Freighters to ensure they arrived in Papua New Guinea in prime condition.
AirBridgeCargo Airlines General Director, Sergey Lazarev said, “It is not the first time we have worked with Agility Logistics to transport Maserati cars and we are delighted to have been given this latest opportunity to provide another red-carpet service for these luxury sports vehicles. With the special procedures and processes we have in place, as well as the availability and expertise of ABC’s loading specialists, the ‘head-to-toe’ preliminary work completed ahead of both charter flights ensured they were operated in full compliance with the customer’s and the shipper’s requirements. We continue to see growth in demand for our services from the automotive industry as well as from customers across all of the major sectors we support and this puts us on course for another successful year of growth.”
This is just one of many automotive shipments of that AirBridgeCargo has undertaken in 2018. The air cargo carrier has transported more than 40,000 tonnes of automotive cargoes and spare parts, exemplifying airline’s reputation as a leader in its field.