Jet Express

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Jet Express
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1989 (as Avirex Gabon)
Hubs Libreville International Airport
Fleet size 3
Headquarters Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Jet Express is an airline based in Libreville, Gabon. It operates a domestic schedule linking the major towns of Gabon with regional services to neighbouring countries in West Africa. Its main base is Libreville International Airport and becomes in 2007 Johannesburg OR TAMBO.


The airline was established in 1989 as Avirex Gabon and is owned by Philippe Salles (98%), its President and CEO.[1] In 2007, the airline was renamed "Jet Express" operated mostly charters and wet and dry leases aircraft to airlines from Johannesburg.


Jet Express operates the following services (in March 2008):


The Jet Express fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of 15 November 2009) [1]:

  • 2 Boeing 737-200
  • 1 McDonnell Douglas MD-87


  1. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-03-27. p. 83.