Upcoming cargo airline Pradhaan Air Express on Wednesday said it has received the No-Objection Certificate (NOC) from the civil aviation ministry and is expected to begin commercial operation later this year. Set up by Nipun Anand, founder of airline general sales agency Zeal Global Corporation, the Delhi-based cargo carrier plans to start its services with an A320 converted freighter which is expected to arrive in Delhi later this month.
India’s brand new all-cargo airline will begin will begin commercial operations later this year with the world’s first A320 converted freighter, the company said.
The freighter will offer charter facility to Indian shippers and freight forwarders on domestic and international routes, Pradhaan Air Express said.
“We thank our lessor for having confidence in us to offer the world’s first A320 converted freighter for the Indian market. This will secure dedicated cargo capacity, boosting the trade’s self-reliance,” said Anand, founder-CEO, Pradhaan Air Express.