Silk Way West Airlines would like to announce the delivery of its 4th Boeing 747-8F.
On Friday 26th of August, VQ-BBH departed Boeing facilities at Paine Field, WA and 13.5 hours later arrived on Saturday 27th of August in Baku, Azerbaijan at 13.18 local time.
New baby received the traditional water cannon salute and a warm heartfelt traditional Azerbaijani welcome!
After 2 and half hour turnaround time, aircraft dispatched to its first commercial flight to Luxembourg with 84 tons cargo on board.
This is the 8th Boeing and 4th Boeing 747-8F aircraft, which will be operated by the airline. Delivery of the new aircraft will enable the airline to increase its route network even broader, including new destinations to the US.