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ABX Air

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
IATA Member
GB
ABX
832
Abex

ABX Air Boeing 767-232 BDSF
ABX Air
145 Hunter Drive
Wilmington
OH 45177
USA
Tel.: +1 937 382 5591
Fax: +1 937 366 2014
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.abxair.com
Owner: Air Transport Services Group - ATSG (100%)
Base: Wilmington (ILM)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: April 1980
ABX Air operates this equipment: Executives
  • 21 x Boeing 767-200
  • 7 x Boeing 767-300
President:
CEO:
Chief Financial Officer:
VP Business Development:
John Graber
Joe Hete
Quint Turner
Scott Glasser

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
ABX Air  
GB
ABX
USA.Ohio Wilmington 2003-
Purchase offer received in 6/07 from AStar Air Cargo for $455m, rejected 24/7/07 and withdrawn. Received strong recommandation from Red Mountain Capital Partners (its second largest shareholder) in 10/07 to negociate a take-over by AStar. Parent company ABX Holdings renamed in 5/08 to Air Transport Services Group. Expected to shrink ops substantially following DHL's decision to discontinue US domestic ops (announced 11/11/08, effective 1/09).
Airborne Express ABX Air
GB
ABX
USA.Ohio Wilmington 1980-2003
Parent company Airborne Freight Corporation renamed ABX Air in 1989, Airborne in 2000. Acquired in 2003 by DHL and split with ground ops transferred to DHL and air ops operated by ABX Air.
Midwest Air Charter Midwest Air Express
AE
USA.Ohio Wilmington,OH 1978-1980
Acquired 1980 by Airborne Freight Corp      

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
Boeing 767-281SF
N799AX
San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO) USA
0
w/o 
DC-8-63F
N827AX
near Narrows, VA USA
6
w/o
NAMC YS-11A-205
N918AX
Wilmington-Airborne Airpark (ILN) USA
0
w/o
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
N4688B
1 ml SE of Burlington International Airport, VT (BTV) USA
2
w/o
DC-9-31
N908AX
Newburgh-Stewart Airport, NY (SWF) USA
0
damaged
DC-9-15
N926AX
Philadelphia International Airport, PA (PHL) USA
0
w/o
SE-210 Caravelle VIR
N905MW
Atlanta Municipal Airport, GA (ATL) USA
0
w/o