“Mail of Russia” own aircraft Tu-204

One of the logistics center “Mail of Russia”

In the summer of 2016 “Mail of Russia” will launch its first own trunk transport aircraft — this will be the Russian planes Tu-204. Two such Board will begin work this summer, said the head of the Ministry of communications Nikolay Nikiforov during a speech in the state Duma.

Now “Mail of Russia” already works Park small aircraft, but private aircraft it has not yet delivered the parcel. That “Mail” in 2016 is going to take in leasing two planes, in April 2016, said the CEO of the company Dmitry Strashnov. “We’re talking about two aircraft cargo modification of the Tu-204”, — he noted. At the end of the year, if “Mail of Russia” considers that this decision is economically feasible, gives the effect in terms of money and improves the quality of services the company “will be the subject to develop,” said Strashnov.

That Mail wants to carry the goods on their own boards instead of Luggage compartments of passenger aircraft, in March said Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, reports “Kommersant”.

Nikiforov said that in 2015, the Mail was delivered to 128 million parcels, which “has successfully processed the company without delay.” According to him, this is the results of the reforms, development of logistics infrastructure of the enterprise. “Mail” is building a network of regional logistics centers, she recently opened a large logistics centre at Vnukovo, the Minister said.