Antonov Company has announced that its current agreement with GSSA Dreamlifts Limited on Antonov AN-124-100, AN-225 and AN-22 aircraft operations, signed in 2016, will end on February 29 2020.

Throughout the co-operation, Dreamlifts has consistently demonstrated an expertise in the outsized and heavyweight cargo market. Antonov Company has thanked Dreamlifts for contributing to this partnership, which has served the global Antonov Airlines customer base so efficiently for over three years.

The Antonov Airlines team from the Headquarters in Kyiv, the Ukraine, will continue to lead in the global sales and operations of these unique cargo aircraft. Antonov Airlines plans to develop its business using internal sources and inviting international well-known and experienced experts from the outsize and heavyweight cargo industry who worked with Antonov Company for many years to expand its worldwide presence. The details will be communicated later.

Mykhailo Kharchenko, Director of Antonov Airlines commented: "Management of Dreamlifts decided not to continue the joint work with Antonov Company after expiration of the current GSSA agreement. We are very grateful to our Dreamlifts colleagues for their co-operation and support of Antonov Airlines during the last few years."