AirBridgeCargo Airlines transports 66 giraffes to Zhengzhou

    AirBridgeCargo Airlines completed a Johannesburg-Moscow-Zhengzhou freight charter service transporting 66 infant giraffes with a combined weight of 38 tonnes using Boeing 747F aircraft in late Jul-2018 (AJOT/Air Cargo Week/Air Cargo Asia Pacific, 02-Aug-2018). AirBridgeCargo Airlines DG Sergey Lazarev reported the airline recorded an 18% year-on-year increase “in the transportation of live animals” in 1H2018.