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A Booming Airline Business: Shipping Pigs to China in 747 Jumbo Jets

A shipment of pigs in an airplane cargo hold

BLOOMBERG, JUNE 10, 2020 Sales of Alexey Isaykin’s cargo carrier rose 32% through April | Medical goods, e-commerce among items increasing in volume By Ilya Khrennikov and Alexander Sazonov for Bloomberg – The coronavirus has wreaked havoc on commercial aviation, but Alexey Isaykin’s cargo carrier has been fully loaded. Volga-Dnepr Group has flown more than 3,000 breeding pigs to China from France this year. …

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PHOTOS: Cool examples of passenger planes converted into cargo planes

Lufthansa A330 Cabin loaded with cargo

PortandTerminal.com, April 17, 2020 NEW YORK – The airlines are getting crushed. There are approximately 27,000 passenger airplanes in the world and almost no one is flying in them right now – 16,000 have already been grounded. Global airline passenger traffic will fall 48% for the year amid the near-halt to travel from the coronavirus pandemic according to Forbes. That’s …

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