RusAir

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AtlasJet
IATA ICAO Callsign
- CGI CGI
Founded 1994
Hubs Sheremetyevo International Airport
Fleet size 2
Parent company Clintondale Aviation (100%)
Headquarters Moscow, Russia
RusAir Tupolev Tu-134, St Petersburg, 2001

Atlas jet (ex-Rusair) is an airline with its headquarters in Moscow, Russia. It provides charter services and business flights, aviation management and project support. It also offered international medevac services.

History[edit]

The airline was established on 30 November 1994 and started operations in 1994. It was formerly known as CGI Aero. It was 100% owned by Clintondale Aviation. Following the fatal accident in 2011, its AOC license was revoked.[1] In October 28, 2011, the airline re-opened after changing its name to "Atlasjet".

Fleet[edit]

As of June 2015 the AtlasJet fleet includes the following aircraft:

Incidents and accidents[edit]

On 20 June 2011, a RusAir Tupolev Tu-134A-3K,[2] Flight 243, operating for RusLine, with 43 passengers and nine crew crash landed, broke up, and caught fire on a highway short of the runway at Petrozavodsk Airport while en route from Moscow to Petrozavodsk, killing 47 people and leaving five survivors.[3]

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