Volga-Dnepr will be operating two, one-way flights from Wheeler Sack AAF (Fort Drum), NY to Southern California Logistics Airport (Victorville), CA between 4 and 6 August.
Load: 10 OH-58D helicopters and associated equipment.
Justification: The applicant asserts that DOD needs the subject lift to meet highly time-sensitivetraining and operational mission schedules; that the DOD organic lift scheduled to itransport the cargo was diverted to other areas; that the cargo is too large for transportation on any commercially available U.S. aircraft; and that surface transportation is not feasible because of the delicate nature of the cargo and urgency of the shipment.
source: Docket OST-2006-25540
Any possiblity of this becoming a “sticky” topic. I think it would be interesting to see the AN-124 services within the USA.