In March 2000 Aviastar-TU Airlines crew has made the first international flight on the cargo aircraft Tu-204C assembled at the Ulyanovsk aircraft factory. It has become possible because of enthusiasm and aspiration of founders of Aviastar-TU Airlines to support russian aviation industry.
Tu-204C RA-64021 has become the first cargo aircraft of this type which is in regular operation. Results of operation of this aircraft showed that Tu-204C can successfully compete with foreign samples.
The first international flight on Tu-204C
Sheduled flights from Belgium to Iceland and England under the contact with TNT Express
Scheduled cargo flights on the route Moscow – Brussels – Moscow 5 time a week under the contract with DHL Express
Joint Tu-204C operation at the Middle East market with LIWA Air (UAE)
Continuing cooperation with DHL Express and schedule cargo flights by the route Moscow – Leipzig – Moscow 6 times a week
Delivery of cargo from Bahrain to Afganistanunder the contract with DHL Express
Transportaton of mail and e-commerce from China to Russia, mail delivery under the contract with Russian Post
Operation of two TU-204-100C under the contract with Russian Post
Fleet expansion with Boeing 757-200F. Regular flights from Hangzhou to Riga under the contract with On time, a part of the Cainiao group of companies - one of the largest logistics companies in China
2000 – 2003 - regular flights from the airport Liege (Belgium) to airports of Iceland and England under the contract with the TNT Express company – one of the largest companies of the international industry of express delivery of documents, sending and corporate freights.
2003 – 2008 – JSC Aviastar-TU makes regular cargo flights Moscow-Brussels-Moscow under the contract with DHL-Express – the German international company taking a leading position in the world logistic market.
2006 – mutual operation of TU-204 with LIWA Air (UAE) in the Middle East market.
2008 – the present – work with the DHL Express and the beginning of regular cargo flights Moscow-Leipzig-Moscow 6 times a week .
2012 – cargo delivery under the contract with DHL Express from Bahrain to Afghanistan.
2013 – the present – transportation of mail and e-commerce from China to Russia.
2013 – the present – in-Russian transportations of mail under the contract with Russian Post.