In 2004, Volga-Dnepr Airlines founded a cargo flight line called AirBridge Cargo, which started operations on the international market. In January 2012 AirBridge Cargo was one of the first airlines to receive the new Boeing 747-8F. The AirBridgeCargo fleet is serviced in Germany by Volga Dnepr Technics GmbH at Frankfurt am Main Airport and at the Leipzig / Halle hub in a specially constructed hangar. A partial edition of this exclusive model is now also available at the Herpa Markenshop. At the request of the airline this 747-8 has been produced without landing gear. This special model is delivered in a flat box in the design of the Air Bridge Cargo; The wings must be plugged in (no tools required).