Kalitta Charters

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Not to be confused with sister company, Kalitta Air.

Kalitta Charters
Kalitta Charters Logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
K9 KFS KALITTA
Operating bases Willow Run Airport
Alliance Kalitta Aviation
Fleet size 35+
Destinations ADHOC Charter Flights
Parent company Kalitta Air
Headquarters Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA
Key people Doug Kalitta, President
Website http://www.kalittacharters.com/

Kalitta Charters is an American charter airline based in Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA. Its main base is Willow Run Airport.[1] The company is owned and run by Doug Kalitta, nephew of Kalitta Air founder Connie Kalitta. Kalitta Charters is now the sole company that has a contract with the US government to fly the remains of soldiers to their final resting places. Kalitta Charters offers Executive Charter, Air Ambulance & Air Cargo services as well as a FAR Part 145 aircraft repair station at their operating facility in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

Fleet[edit]

A Kalitta Charters II 727-200, parked at LEX airport in Lexington, KY

The Kalitta Charters fleet comprises the following aircraft (as of August 2016):[2]

Kalitta Charters II Fleet (FAR Part 121 Operation)
Aircraft In
Fleet
Notes
Boeing 727-200F 8 One on contract lease to Tex Sutton Aviation
Boeing 737-400BCF 2 On contract lease to DHL
Douglas DC-9-10F 2
Douglas DC-9-30F 1 Operates as Satellite Computer Recovery for NASA
Total 13

As of November 2016 the Kalitta Charters FAR Part 135 fleet includes[citation needed]:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-03. p. 99. 
  2. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2016 (Part Two)". Airliner World (November 2016): 39.