Four Star Air Cargo

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Four Star Air Cargo
Four Star Air Cargo logo.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1982
Ceased operations 2009
Hubs Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
Secondary hubs STT
Fleet size 6
Parent company Four Star Aviation Inc
Headquarters San Juan, PR USA
Key people
  • Stuart Diamond; CEO
  • Chris Gaertner, co-owner
  • Charlie Self, director of operations
  • Tim Jackson, chief pilot
  • Hiram Maldonado, director of maintenance.
  • Juan Sanchez, Director of Cargo Operations
  • Ahsiya Shiffrin; HR
Website no more available

Four Star Air Cargo was a cargo airline based in San Juan, Puerto Rico. It operated cargo services within the US and British Virgin Islands and to Puerto Rico. Its main base was Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport.


The airline was established and started operations on January 1, 1982 in Saint Thomas, the United States Virgin Islands but it later[when?] moved its offices to San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Four Star Air Cargo was wholly owned by Four Star Aviation Inc.[1]

Four Star Air Cargo ceased operation in December 2009.[citation needed]


Four Star Air Cargo operated weekly to the following destinations from San Juan, PR:



The Four Star Air Cargo fleet consisted of the following aircraft (as of July 2008):[1]

  • 6x Douglas DC-3: N131FS, N132FS, N133FS, N135FS, N136FS and N138FS Snoopy. N136FS was written off in April 2009 due to a cockpit fire.

Accidents and incidents[edit]


  1. ^ a b Flight International 3 April 2007
  2. ^ "N101AP Hull-loss description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 22 July 2010. 
  3. ^ "N134FS Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 24 June 2010. 
  4. ^ "NTSB Identification: MIA91FA140". National Transportation Safety Board. Retrieved 27 June 2010. 
  5. ^ "N136FS Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 21 June 2010. 
  6. ^ Hradecky, Simon (27 April 2009). "Accident: Four Star Cargo DC3 at San Juan on Apr 26th 2009, cockpit burned off airframe". The Aviation Herald. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 

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