Central Connect Airlines

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Central Connect Airlines
Central Connect Airlines logo.svg
IATA
3B
ICAO
JBR
Callsign
JOBAIR
Founded 2005
Ceased operations 2014[1]
Hubs Leoš Janáček Airport Ostrava
Fleet size 2
Parent company Central Connect Group
Headquarters Ostrava, Czech Republic
Website www.flycca.cz

Central Connect Airlines (CCA) was[1] an airline based in Ostrava, Czech Republic. It operated leasing and charter services. Its main base was Leoš Janáček Airport Ostrava.[2]

History[edit]

The airline was established in 2005, is wholly owned by the Central Connect Group (CCG) and had 110 employees as of December 2008.[2]

In February 2012 the airline retired their last Saab 340F.

On 18 June 2012 Central Connect Airlines ceased its operations due financial difficulties. The airline served routes from Prague to Berlin, Stuttgart, Hanover, Ljubljana, Krakow and Zagreb in cooperation with Czech Airlines. The routes were first taken over by the end of March 2012 from Czech Airlines. There were plans to reorganize the company.[3]

As of December 2013 Central Connect Airlines operated leasing and charter services[4] but didn't resume the scheduled routes for Czech Airlines.

In June 2014 it has been announced that Central Connect Airlines ceases all remaining operations by 30 June 2014.[1]

Destinations[edit]

Central Connect Airlines Saab 340

Operated for Air100[edit]

 Finland

Operated in partnership with Czech Airlines[edit]

Central Connect Airlines served the following destinations as of 24 February 2012:

 Czech Republic
 Germany
 Slovenia
 Poland
 Croatia

Fleet[edit]

The Central Connect Airlines fleet included the following aircraft (as of 1 December 2013):[4]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Central Connect Airlines at Wikimedia Commons