VG Airlines

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VG Airlines
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IATA
IV
ICAO
FVG
Callsign
NICO
Founded 2002
Commenced operations 24 May 2002.
Ceased operations 5 November 2002
Hubs Brussels Airport
Fleet size At time of bankruptcy: 3
Destinations At time of bankruptcy: 3
Headquarters Merksem, Antwerp, Belgium
Website vgair.be

VG Airlines, later Delsey Airlines, (airline code IV, currently assigned to Windjet) was an airline with its head office in Merksem, Antwerp, Belgium.[1]

History[edit]

VG Airlines was founded in 2002 to operate flights from Belgium to North America in the wake of Sabena's bankruptcy.[2] The airline was rebranded as Delsey Airlines,[3] (named after Delsey Suitcases) but it ceased operations in November 2002. The pencil dark and light grey aircraft livery design with the feathered Belgian flag on the tailfin of VG Airlines was created by Lila Design in the Netherlands as well as the Delsey Airlines aircraft paint concept.

It operated flights from Brussels to Boston, New York JFK, and Los Angeles.

Fleet[edit]

Aircraft In fleet
Airbus A330-200 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact us in Belgium:" Delsey Airlines. 3 December 2002. Retrieved on 8 September 2010.
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines." Flight International. 26 March-1 April 2002. 100.
  3. ^ "Directory: World Airlines." Flight International. 25–31 March 2003. 55.

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