Bin Air

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Bin Air
Bin Air logo.png
Founded 1996[3]
Operating bases Munich Airport
Fleet size 9

Bin Air GmbH is a charter airline based in Munich, Germany, specializing in ad hoc freight services across Europe. The company was established in 1996 and operates a fleet of nine turboprop aircraft.[4]


9 x Fairchild Metroliner

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • The European Union warned the airline in 2011 to improve its safety or face inclusion in the EU no-flight blacklist of banned airlines.[6] The issue was also discussed by the commission implementing regulation (eu) no 390/2011 of 19 April 2011 in points 15 and 16.[7]
  • On 7 March 2013, a Bin Air metroliner was responsible for the closure of Dublin Airport's main runway for around 35 minutes when its forward retracting nose wheel collapsed during landing.[8] [9] [10]


  1. ^ Bin Air code data at
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  5. ^ "Accident: BinAir SW4 at Stuttgart on Jan 19th 2010, right main gear collapsed on landing". The Aviation Herald. Retrieved 20 January 2010. 
  6. ^ EU warns German, Spanish airlines over safety , Irish Independent retrieved 5/5/2011.
  7. ^ see points 15 and 16, official journal of the european union 20-04-2011 accessed 5-5-2011.
  8. ^ "Flights resume at Dublin Airport after small cargo plane damaged on landing". RTÉ News, Ireland. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  9. ^ "Photo: Crashed Metroliner at Dublin Airport". @MMcKCiara Ciara Underwood. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  10. ^ Kapps, Sebastien. "Accident: Bin Air are rubbish according to Dublin crash witnesses". Simon Hradecky. 

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