Pacific Air Express

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Pacific Air Express
Pacific Air Express logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
PE PAQ SOLPAC[1]
Founded1993
Operating basesBrisbane Airport
Fleet size1
Company sloganThe south pacific's international cargo airline
HeadquartersBrisbane, Queensland, Australia
Websitewww.pacificairexpress.com.au

Pacific Air Express is an airline based in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It operates cargo services to Honiara, Nauru, Noumea, Port Moresby and Port Vila; and charter flights in the South Pacific area. [2][3] Its main bases are Brisbane Airport and Honiara International Airport.[4][5]

History[edit]

The airline was established in 1993 by Australian expatriate Gary Clifford (General Manager) and a business partner from the Solomon Islands. The airline was originally based in Honiara, but relocated due to civil unrest in 1999. It had 35 employees as of March 2007.[4]

Fleet[edit]

As of October 2018 the Pacific Air Express fleet consists of the following aircraft:[6]

Previously operated[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airline Code PAQ, airframes.org Retrieved 17 December 2009
  2. ^ Pacific Air Express website route map page retrieved 2010-06-21.
  3. ^ "Vanuatu gets new dedicated air freighter service". Vanuatu Daily Post. 7 December 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-21.
  4. ^ a b "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-10. p. 60.
  5. ^ "Freight Destinations". Pacific Air Express. Retrieved 24 October 2018.
  6. ^ Australian civil aircraft register search, using "Pacific Air Express" as the search keyword. Search conducted 29 October 2018.

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