Pradhaan Air Express, the all-cargo airline is reported to receive its first freighter aircraft as it has plans to operate next year with a fleet of four aircraft. The Delhi-based cargo secured clearance with a no-objection certificate for the Civil Aviation Ministry. The Airline is predicted to start its operations in the very year 2022. The 21-ton payload capacity aircraft Pehalwan is reported to arrive at the Delhi airport on the eve of the 16th of July, as mentioned by the Airline on the 17th of July. As per reports, Pehalwan alongside being available for on-demand cargo charters will offer the charter capacity to the freight forwarders and domestic shippers on domestic as well as international routes with a fully palletized main deck.
Nipun Anand, the CEO of Pradhan Airline commented that the arrival of the aircraft will mark the commencement of its commercial operations with positive momentum. Furthermore, the airline has expressed its intention of further fleet expansion with the addition of two A320 freighters in the coming year, 2023. This move is sure to act as the turning point for the airline in the air cargo industry.