6 of THE STRANGEST... AIR­CRAFT CHARTERS

The Business Travel Magazine - - Departures - Source: Air Char­ter Ser­vice

no two jobs are the same in the world of avi­a­tion, as Air char­ter ser­vice (Acs) re­veals its strangest cargo re­quests...

1 90 tonnes of ketchup – a restau­rant chain trans­ported the cargo across the us be­fore hun­dreds of branches ran out. 2 world’s heav­i­est woman – the for­mer heavy­weight, eman ahmed, flew from egypt to Mum­bai for life-sav­ing surgery. 3 Dresses – 400 dresses and 72 pairs of shoes flown from Mi­lan for paris fash­ion week. 4 wild lions – acs flew seven wild lions from South africa to rwanda to rein­tro­duce them. 5 Sand – an antonov an-12 was re­quired to fly 13 tonnes of sand from rome to cairo for a glass­mak­ing com­pany. 6 price­less art – price­less pablo pi­casso paint­ings were shipped from paris to Morocco.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Ireland

© PressReader. All rights reserved.