Volga-Dnepr Group has transported 100 tonnes of food supplies to International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) personnel in Afghanistan using one of AirBridgeCargo Airlines’ Boeing 747 cargo aircraft.
The flight from Riga, Latvia, to Bagram was the first flight by ABC to be operated within this project and was performed on behalf of American Supreme Food Supply via National Air Cargo. The perishables cargo arrived in Riga from the United States in refrigerated sea containers and onboard scheduled airline flights. Cargo was presented in special temperature controlled containers.
The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) is a NATO-led security mission in Afghanistan by the United Nations Security Council. Troop contributors include the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, France, Hungary, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Croatia, Georgia, Denmark, Belgium, Czech Republic, Norway, Sweden, Bulgaria, South Korea, Slovakia, Albania, Azerbaijan, Slovenia, Singapore and El Salvdor.