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Blue Air

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Blue Air Boeing 737-400
Blue Air
Bucaresti-Ploesti No 40
Airport Bucharest-Baneasa
Bucharest
ROMANIA

Tel.: +40 21 208 86 02
Fax: +40 21 208 86 12
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.blueairweb.com

Type: Scheduled, international, regional, passenger
Owner: Privately owned (100%)
Base: Bucharest (BBU)
Hubs: Bacau (BCM)
Ops start: December 2004
Blue Air operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 1 x Airbus A320-200
  • 1 x McDonnell Douglas MD-80
  • 1 x Boeing 737-300
  • 4 x Boeing 737-400
  • 1 x Boeing 737-500
General Manager:
Planning & Revenue Director:
Sherif Ussama
George Rizica

Name Alias
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Blue Air Blue Air-Transport Aerian
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Romania Bucharest-Baneasa 2004-
Acquired the Azzurra Air trademark in 1/04. Started ops in 12/04. Italian companion company Air Blu expected to be renamed Azzurra Air and to move base to Milan-Lonate Pozzolo with 2 A320 and 2 ATR-72, plan cancelled. Expected to be partially purchased by Aegean Airlines in 9/07, cancelled. Entered severe financial difficulties in 9/10 and most aircraft repossessed by lessors. Owner arrested in 4/13 for embezzlement, new management structure then looking for new investors.
Air [email protected]       Italy Trieste 2003-2004
Formed by former founder of Azzurra Air, and Friulia SpA (18%). Reorganized as owned by IMS Istituto di Marketing Strategico (16.3%), CAN Srl (44.45%), Fogolar Viaggi Srl (38.18%) and Patrizia Bortolotti (1.02%). Moved base to Bucharest-Baneasa by fall 2004 and renamed Blue Air.

Airports served:
Airport Country
Barcelona Airport Spain
Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport Italy
Catania Fontanarossa Airport Italy
Lisbon Airport Portugal
Málaga Airport Spain
Milan Orio al Serio International Airport Italy
Naples International Airport Italy
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport France
Palma de Mallorca Airport Spain
Stuttgart Airport Germany

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MRO: Blue Air Romania