Bin Air

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Bin Air
Bin Air logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
- BID[1] BINAIR[2]
Founded 1996[2]
Operating bases Munich Airport
Fleet size 9

BinAir Aero Service GmbH[3] 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 Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 19 January 2010, a Bin Air Swearingen SA-227-C Metro was damaged when the right main undercarriage collapsed on landing at Stuttgart Airport.[5]
  • 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]


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