Russian cargo airline AirBridgeCargo (ABC, enters into group “Volga-Dnepr”) announced the launch of a new regular service from Oslo to 15 November, with the aim to increase its presence in the airline industry from Norway, that is growing by more than 10% per year. About it reports TASS.
The carrier expects to receive a share of the rapidly growing market of export shipments of Norwegian seafood, primarily salmon. Norway currently exports 220 thousand tonnes of seafood per year, i.e. 600 tonnes a day, air transport Norwegian seafood delivered to Asia and North America. The export of seafood from Norway projected in the next 20-30 years will grow by 500%.
The new service ABC will offer two departures from the airport to Oslo per week transport aircraft Boeing 747 with the delivery of the airline’s global network within 48 hours via a hub in Moscow.
ABC expects that the new service will also be demanded by customers in the oil and gas industry in Norway.