Russia’s AirBridgeCargo To Re-Launch With Ilyushin Freighters

Ilyushin Il-96-400T

AirBridgeCargo is taking on two Ilyushin Il-96-400T last operated a decade ago by Polet Airlines.

Credit: Igor Zhorov/Alamy Stock Photo
Russia’s privately owned AirBridgeCargo Airlines hopes to resume operations with Ilyushin Il-96 freighters this summer. The company used to be Russia’s largest cargo airline but ceased operations in March 2022 after the introduction of Western sanctions following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Under...

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