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Astral Aviation

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8V
ACP
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Astral Aviation McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30
Astral Aviation
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
PO Box 594
Nairobi 00606
KENYA

Tel.: +254 20 827 222
Fax: +254 20 827 243
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.astral-aviation.com

Type: Scheduled, charter, international, regional, cargo
Owner: -
Base: Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta (NBO)
Start of ops: January 2001
Astral Aviation operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 3 × McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30 (1 leased out)
  • 2 x Cessna 208 Caravan
Chief Executive:
Chief Financial Officer:
ops Director:
Commercial Manager:
Sanjeev Gadhia
Aman Bhasin
Anwar Hussein
Charles Simiyu

Manufacturer Type Current
Active
Current
Leased
-out
Current
Inactive
Planned Current
or
Planned
Historical Total
all times
Avg Age
Active
Ilyushin Il-76 ()
1
1
-
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30
2
1
3
3
36.5 years
Antonov An-72-100
1
1
-
Antonov An-12B
1
1
-
Antonov An-12BP
3
3
-
Antonov An-12T
1
1
-
Hawker Siddeley HS.748 Series 2A
1
1
-
 TOTAL:  
2
1
3
8
11
36.5 years

Astral Aviation is a cargo airline based in Nairobi, Kenya. It was established in November 2000 and started ops in January 2001. It operates scheduled and non-scheduled/ad hoc cargo charters to regional destinations in Africa. Its main base is Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi.

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