PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani

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PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani
IATA
E3
ICAO
EGS
Callsign
EAGLES
Founded 2010
Ceased operations 2011
Hubs Bologna
Fleet size 3
Destinations 7
Headquarters Venice
Website http://www.primair.it/

PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani was an Italian airline founded in 2010, headquartered in Marghera, Venice.[1] Its hub was Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE). Formerly Eagles Airlines, it was the successor of Alpi Eagles, backed by a Sicilian investment company.

The company made its first flight on 24 August 2010 on the Venice – Lamezia Terme route, and subsequently also had flights to Catania, Reggio Calabria and Rome Fiumicino.

On 23 May 2011 a lawsuit against Eagles Airlines' use of the Eagles name was decided in favour of Alpi Eagles, as a result of which Eagles Airlines changed its name effective 27 May to PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani.[2][3]

The company terminated operations on 4 November 2011.

Destinations[edit]

Europe[edit]

Terminated destinations[edit]

  • France: Nîmes, Paris-Charles de Gaulle
  • Germany: Berlin-Tegel
  • Greece: Athens
  • Italy: Crotone, Forlì, Lamezia Terme, Milan-Bergamo, Naples, Rome-Ciampino, Rome-Fiumicino, Venice
  • Macedonia: Skopje
  • Romania: Bucharest

Fleet[edit]

The PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani fleet included the following aircraft:[4] Planespotters.net

PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani Fleet
Aircraft Total Passengers
(Business/Economy)
Note
Fokker 100 2 100
Total 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contacts." Eagles Airlines. Retrieved on 24 December 2010. "Eagles Airlines Via Banchina dei Molini, 8 30175 VENEZIA - Marghera"
  2. ^ "AlpiEagles dichiara fallimento. Eagles Airlines costretta a cambiare nome", Boarding Pass, 23 May 2011 (Italian)
  3. ^ "Eagles Airlines cambia nome e diventa Prima – Aero Trasporti Italiani", Boarding Pass, 26 May 2011 (Italian)
  4. ^ PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani Fleet Details and History, retrieved 26 September 2013.

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