Cronos Airlines

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Cronos Airlines
Cronos Airline Logo.jpg
IATA ICAO Callsign
C8 CRA -
Founded 2007
Hubs Malabo International Airport
Focus cities Malabo, Bata, Port Harcourt, Douala, Cotonou, Mongomeyen
Fleet size 1
Destinations 6
Headquarters Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
Key people Andreas Kaïafas, CEO [1][2]
Website www.cronosair.com

Cronos Airlines is a regional airline headquartered in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. Cronos Airlines is a passenger and cargo carrier based at Malabo International Airport in Equatorial Guinea. It operates a service in Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon, Benin and Nigeria. [3]


History[edit]

Cronos Air was founded in 2007 by its CEO, Andreas Kaïafas.[4] It started operations in 2008, Cronos was created in 2008, with a small 19-seater and a license to operate for six months. It was a provisional license. They came back with a 30-seater at the end of 2009 and by July 2010 they had a 92-seater, the BA-146, which was operating in Germany before with Eurowings. They later acquired a second 98-seater and a ‘certificado de transporte aéreo’ (air transport certificate).[5]

Destinations[edit]

Cronos Airlines operates the following services (as of 14 May 2013):

Fleet[edit]

The Cronos Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of August 2016):[6]

Cronos Airlines Fleet
Aircraft Total Orders Passengers
(Economy)
Notes
BAe 146-200 1 0 112
Total 1 0

The airline has a plans to expand their fleet with 2 ERJ-135 LR and 1 ERJ-145 LR soon [7]

The airline fleet previously included the following aircraft:

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.worldfolio.co.uk/region/africa/equatorial-guinea/andreas-kaiafas-ceo-of-cronos-airlines-equatorial-guinea-n1616
  2. ^ "Airline's rise contributes to development take-off". The Worldfolio. The Worldfolio. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 
  3. ^ "Cronos Airlines". CAPA Center for Aviation. CAPA. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 
  4. ^ http://www.airlineupdate.com/content_public/airlines/airlines-equatorialguinea/cronos.htm
  5. ^ "Airline's rise contributes to development take-off". The Worldfolio. The Worldfolio. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 
  6. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2016 (Part One)". Airliner World (October 2016): 13. 
  7. ^ "Aircraft Information Cronos Air". Cronos Airr. Retrieved 3 July 2015. 

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