Sun-Air of Scandinavia
|Frequent-flyer program||Executive Club|
SUN-AIR of Scandinavia A/S, usually shortened to SUN-AIR, is a Danish regional airline headquartered in Billund with its main base at Billund Airport. It operates scheduled services as a franchise of British Airways using their name and corporate design as British Airways - operated by SUN-AIR of Scandinavia A/S. The airline also offers charter flights, air taxi services, specialist aerial work and aircraft brokerage.
The airline was established and started operations in 1978 by Mr. Niels Sundberg. It initially operated solely as an air taxi and charter service, but developed into a regional airline in 1987. It became a British Airways franchisee on 1 August 1996, operating as British Airways in their corporate design. Sun Air is an affiliate member of the Oneworld alliance and also uses British Airways' frequent flyer program Executive Club. The airline is wholly owned by Niels Sundberg and has 175 employees. It also has a business jet subsidiary named JoinJet.
As of October 2018, SUN-AIR of Scandinavia serves the following cities under their British Airways franchise:
- Düsseldorf - Düsseldorf Airport
- Friedrichshafen - Friedrichshafen Airport base
- Hamburg - Hamburg Airport (begins 14 January 2019)
As of October 2018, the SUN-AIR of Scandinavia fleet consists of the following aircraft:
|Dornier 328JET||14||32||Operated as British Airways and JoinJet|
- http://www.uk.sun-air.dk/cms.cfm?npageno=29235[permanent dead link]
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-03-06. Retrieved 2010-03-16.
- "Contact Archived 2010-08-20 at the Wayback Machine.." Sun Air of Scandinavia. Retrieved on 16 March 2010. "SUN-AIR of Scandinavia A/S Cumulusvej 10 DK-7190 Billund Denmark"
- "Biz jet", Airliner World: 7, February 2013
- britishairways.com (Germany) retrieved 11 February 2017
- sun-air.dk - Destinations retrieved 13 September 2018
- Friedrichshafen to Hamburg added
- Sun-Air of Scandinavia fleet as of 24 October 2018
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