Volga-Dnepr Corporate University Provides:

Modern Education

Personnel Professional Assessment and Development

Corporate University Management

Исайкина Галина Васильевна


The Corporate University Leader

Садыкова Ольга


Директор Авиационного учебного центра

Мартынова Анастасия


Руководитель центра знаний

Corporate Magazine "VD Leaders"

Feedback from our trainees

We are part and parcel of Volga-Dnepr Group

"With our work we build reliable air bridges for people across the world to exchange products of their work. We change the air logistics concept using our unique capabilities. We are confident that we will reach our goals by facilitating the success of each employee that would result in the overall success of the company."

VD Group Mission

Volga-Dnepr Group:

  • the world leader in the unique, oversize and heavy cargo market, successfully representing the Russian airfreight industry in the international market since 1990;
  • three leading Russian all-cargo carriers: Volga-Dnepr Airlines and AirBridgeCargo Airlines —honored with the prestigious "Wings of Russia" national aviation award on many occasions, and Atran Airlines — with its history starting back in 1942;
  • multinational team of 3,500 employees in nine countries.

The Group’s core businesses are charter cargo operations using unique Antonov-124-100 and llyushin-76T heavy transporters (Volga-Dnepr Airlines) and scheduled cargo operations using the fleet of Boeing 747 Freighter (AirBridgeCargo Airlines) and Boeing 737-400SF (Atran Airlines) freighters. The synergy achieved through combination of these businesses greatly expands the reach and flexibility of air logistics solutions available to clients and enables the Group to sustainably grow and effectively compete in the global air cargo market.

Volga-Dnepr pursues the strategy of leadership which is built around promotion of the “Cargo Supermarket” concept and contemplates for mutually complementary use of the best Russian and Western transport aircraft. In its business initiatives and strategic development, the Group advocates for the principles of care for the future, high professionalism, client-centric approach, financial stability and transparency, safety and leadership.

Volga-Dnepr Airlines

Volga-Dnepr Airlines is the world leader in the specialis market of oversize and super-heavy cargo transportation. The airline operates a unique fleet of ramp aircraft comprising of 10 Antonov-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ and five Ilyushin-76 freighter aircraft.

AirBridgeCargo Airlines

AirBridgeCargo Airlines, part of Volga-Dnepr Group is the Russia’s largest carrier in the international scheduled cargo market. It operates Boeing 747 all-cargo flight. The airline performs schedule flights from the major cities in Asia to the major European gateways.

NIC Insurance Company

The Company provides insurance coverage for major aviation risks to Volga-Dnepr Group. Its considerable potential is supported by an effective reinsurance system based on close cooperation with leading foreign insurance companies.


One of the largest transportation companies in Ulyanovsk. Volga-Trucks is a Full Member of the International Road Transport Convention and a holder of a license for all types of transportation, the All-Russia Bonded Carrier license, Volga-Trucks’ operating network covers most parts of Russia.

Volga-Dnepr Technics

Operational and periodic maintenance of the aircrafts produced in Russia AN-124-100 and IL-76TD-90VD, An-24/26/32, AN-74, IL-76, as well as foreign - Boeing 747, Boeing 737, Airbus A310 / A320 Family . Aircraft Maintenance Base in Moscow, Ulyanovsk, Krasnoyarsk, Krasnodar, Leipzig and Frankfurt (Germany), Sharjah and Fujairah (UAE).

Istochnik Private School

The primary leading idea to a school concept is personal self-development. The main school objective is assistance and stimulation of personal self-development in bringing oneself educated, moral, and intellectually wealthy person capable of self-education and creativeness, physically healthy, and with active citizenship attitude.