Ukraine Air Alliance

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Ukraine Air Alliance
Ukraine Air Alliance logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
- UKL UKRAINE ALLIANCE
Founded 1992
Hubs Boryspil International Airport
Zhulyany International Airport
Fleet size 6
Headquarters Kiev, Ukraine
Website http://www.uaa-avia.com

Ukraine Air Alliance is an airline based in Kiev, Ukraine. It operates cargo and passenger charters as well as services to Asia, Africa and Europe. Its main bases are Boryspil International Airport (KBP) and Zhulyany International Airport (IEV).

History[edit]

The airline was established on 28 February 1992 and started operations in 1993. It registered with the Ukrainian authorities as a joint stock company and was one of the first private air enterprises in Ukraine to obtain international status through registration at ICAO. The airline has taken part in UN relief flights.

The airline got a “Negative TCO decision” April '16 and can no longer operate within the EU air space.[1]

Fleet[edit]

Antonov An-12 of Ukraine Air Alliance at Václav Havel Airport Prague
Ukraine Air Alliance Antonov 12 in blue colours at Leipzig Halle Airport
Current fleet

The Ukraine Air Alliance fleet includes the following aircraft (at January 2015):

Former fleet

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 9 August 2013, a Ukraine Air Alliance An-12BK (UR-CAG) burned out at Leipzig Airport, Germany after a fire broke out. The aircraft had been loaded with live chicks and was preparing for takeoff when the fire broke out in the cargo area. The crew was able to escape before the fire completely destroyed the aircraft.[2]
  • On 30 August 2014, Ukraine Air Alliance Flight 4012, an An-12BK (UR-DWF) crashed into mountainous terrain shortly after departing Tamanrasset Airport, Algeria for Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. There were no survivors among the seven crew members.[3]

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