Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West has ordered three Boeing 747-8 freighters, valued at more than $1.1 billion at current list prices.   The two companies announced in January they were finalizing terms and working toward a purchase agreement. “Silk Way Airlines’ success and profitability as a cargo operator is a direct result of investing in its fleet and services and growing its regional and international footprint,” said Zaur Akhundov, president of Silk Way Group of ...

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