AeroLogic

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AeroLogic
Logo AeroLogic.svg
IATA
3S
ICAO
BOX
Callsign
GERMAN CARGO
Founded 2007
Commenced operations 2009
Hubs Leipzig/Halle Airport, Frankfurt Airport
Fleet size 8
Destinations 20
Parent company Lufthansa Group (50%)
Headquarters Schkeuditz, Germany
Website www.aerologic.aero

AeroLogic GmbH, a joint-venture between DHL Express and Lufthansa Cargo,[1] is a German cargo airline. Its network of international long haul flights is operated mostly on behalf of these two airlines out of the respective hubs at Leipzig/Halle Airport and Frankfurt Airport.

History[edit]

The company was founded by Lufthansa and Deutsche Post (the owner of DHL Express) on 12 September 2007 as Blitz 07-343 GmbH.[2] On 9 January 2008, the name was changed to AeroLogic.[3] Flight operations were launched in 2009, following the delivery of its first aircraft (a Boeing 777 Freighter, making AeroLogic the first German operator of that type) on 12 May of that year.[1][4]

Destinations[edit]

An AeroLogic Boeing 777F approaches Toronto Pearson International Airport (2010).

AeroLogic serves the following destinations (as of August 2013).[5] Scheduled routes to Asia are operated on behalf of DHL Express; those to North America are contracted by Lufthansa Cargo.[6]

City Country Airport
Manama Bahrain Bahrain International Airport
Hong Kong China Hong Kong International Airport
Shanghai China Shanghai Pudong International Airport
Frankfurt Germany Frankfurt Airport (hub)
Leipzig Germany Leipzig/Halle Airport (hub)
Bangalore India Bengaluru International Airport
Mumbai India Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Bergamo Italy Il Caravaggio International Airport
Lahore Pakistan Allama Iqbal International Airport
Singapore Singapore Singapore Changi Airport
Seoul South Korea Incheon International Airport
Bangkok Thailand Suvarnabhumi Airport
Dubai United Arab Emirates Dubai International Airport
Nottingham United Kingdom East Midlands Airport
Atlanta United States Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Chicago United States O'Hare International Airport
Houston United States George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Los Angeles United States Los Angeles International Airport
Tashkent Uzbekistan Tashkent International Airport

Fleet[edit]

As of August 2013, the AeroLogic fleet consists of eight Boeing 777 Freighter aircraft that were newly delivered to the airline in 2009 and 2010.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Boeing Delivers AeroLogic's First 777 Freighter". Boeing. 19 March 2009. Retrieved 13 August 2013. 
  2. ^ Unternehmensregister (2007-09-13). "Neueintragungen" (in German). Retrieved 2008-11-06. 
  3. ^ Unternehmensregister (2008-01-10). "Veränderungen" (in German). Retrieved 2008-11-06. 
  4. ^ "Erste Boeing 777F von AeroLogic in Leipzig eingetroffen" (in German). Flugrevue. 13 May 2009. Retrieved 13 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "2013 summer schedule". Aero Logic. Retrieved 13 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "Company Profile". Aero Logic. Retrieved 13 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "AeroLogic fleet list at". Planespotters.net. Retrieved 2013-08-13. 

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