Azza Transport

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Azza Air Transport)
Jump to: navigation, search
"AZZ" redirects here. For the Angolan airport with this IATA code, see Ambriz Airport.
Azza Transport
IATA
-
ICAO
AZZ
Callsign
AZZA TRANSPORT
Founded 1993
Fleet size 4

Azza Transport Company is a cargo airline based in Khartoum, Sudan. It operates a cargo charter service throughout Africa and the Middle East and is planning services for Europe. Its main base is Khartoum International Airport.[1]

History[edit]

The airline was established in 1993 and started operations in September 1993. It is owned by Omdurman National Bank, Shaikan Insurances and Sheikan Insurance. It has 350 employees.[1] May 30, 2007, the US Department of State named as part of economic sanctions a list of Sudanese firms, including Azza Transport Company, for "transferring small arms, ammunition and artillery to Sudanese government forces and Janjaweed militia in Darfur."Grounding Sudan's Air Force

Accidents and incidents[edit]

Fleet[edit]

The Azza Transport fleet includes the following aircraft (at October 2009):[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-03-27. p. 83. 
  2. ^ "Six dead as cargo plane crashes at Sharjah Airport". Arabian Business. Archived from the original on 23 October 2009. Retrieved 21 October 2009. 
  3. ^ "UAE crashed cargo plane owned by Sudan's Azza Air". Reuters. 21 October 2009. Retrieved 21 October 2009. 

External links[edit]