Kalitta Charters

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Not to be confused with sister company, Kalitta Air.

Kalitta Charters
Kalitta Charters Logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
AOC #K11A535K[1]
Operating basesWillow Run Airport
AllianceKalitta Aviation
Fleet size35+
DestinationsADHOC Charter Flights
Parent companyKalitta Air
HeadquartersYpsilanti, Michigan, USA
Key peopleDoug Kalitta, President

Kalitta Charters is an American charter airline based in Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA. Its main base is Willow Run Airport.[2] 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 service members 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.


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

The Kalitta Charters fleet comprises the following aircraft, as of February 2019:[3][4][5]

Kalitta Charters Fleet
Aircraft In
Boeing 727-200F 6
Challenger 601 1
Douglas DC-9-15F 1
Douglas DC-9-32F 1
Dassault Falcon 20 8
King Air 200 1
Learjet 25 4
Learjet 35 5
Learjet 36 2
Total 29

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  1. ^ "Federal Aviation Administration - Airline Certificate Information - Detail View". av-info.faa.gov. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-03. p. 99.
  3. ^ "135 Fleet - Kalitta Cargo". Retrieved 2019-02-03.
  4. ^ "121 Fleet - Kalitta Cargo". Retrieved 2019-02-03.
  5. ^ "Our Fleet". Kalitta Passenger. 2011-07-14. Retrieved 2019-02-03.