U.S. JOINT VENTURE SHIPS FIRST CARGO TO FORMER U.S.S.R.
MegaOil U.S.A./Vista Joint Venture Inc., Oklahoma City, has shipped its first load of oil field equipment to the Commonwealth of Independent States. A cargo of about 275,000 lb of workover rigs, logging trucks, rig tools, and parts was loaded onto a Russian built Antanov AN-124 cargo plane May 9 in Oklahoma City. Azerbaijan Oil Co. was to receive the shipment in Baku, Azerbaijan, May 12. Work will begin immediately in two oil fields there while scheduling for a second air shipment is arranged.