Blue Dart Aviation

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Blue Dart Aviation
IATA ICAO Callsign
BZ[1] BDA BLUE DART[2]
Founded 1995[3]
Hubs Chennai International Airport
Fleet size 6[3]
Destinations India
Parent company DHL Express
Headquarters Chennai, India
Key people Tushar Jani (Chairman)
Tulsi N Mirchandaney (Managing Director)[2]
Website bluedartaviation.com

Blue Dart Aviation is a cargo airline based in Chennai, India. It operates with its main base as Chennai International Airport and services 7 Indian cities. German courier company Deutsche Post owns a 70% stake in the airline through its subsidiary Blue Dart Express.[4][5] It provides service in 220 plus countries and territories all over the world through their parent company DHL.

Destinations[edit]

Blue Dart aviation Boeing 757-200SF

Blue Dart aviation flies to the following destinations within India, as of April 2010:[2]

City Airport Notes Ref
Ahmedabad Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport
Bangalore Kempegowda International Airport
Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport
Chennai Chennai International Airport Hub
Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport

Fleet[edit]

Blue Dart aviation Boeing 737-200F

As of April 2016, the Blue Dart Aviation fleet consists of the following aircraft:[3]

Aircraft In Service Orders
Boeing 757-200SF
1
Boeing 757-200PF
5
Total 6

Previously operated[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "IATA - Airline and Airport Code Search". iata.org. Retrieved 10 September 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c "Corporate details, Blue dart Aviation". bluedartaviation.com. Retrieved 10 September 2015. 
  3. ^ a b c "Blue dart Aviation". planespotters.net. Retrieved 12 April 2016. 
  4. ^ "Blue Dart Express Buys Majority Stake in Blue Dart Aviation". NDTV. 22 June 2015. 
  5. ^ "Blue Dart Express raises stake in aviation company". 22 June 2015. 
  6. ^ "India's Blue Dart Aviation retires country's last B737-200(F)". ch-aviation.com. Retrieved 10 September 2015.