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Sky Lease Cargo

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GG
KYE
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Sky Lease Cargo McDonnell Douglas MD-11F
Sky Lease Cargo
234A Burgess Road
Greensboro
NC 27409
USA
Tel.: +1 336 665 7149
Fax:
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.skyleasecargo.com
Owner: -
Base: Piedmont Triad (GSO)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: 2010
Sky Lease Cargo operates this equipment: Executives
  • 6 x McDonnell Douglas MD-11
  • 3 x Airbus A300B4
President:
CFO:
COO:
Wade Johnson
Stephen Smith
Dan Stenman

Name Alias
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Sky Lease Aero  
GG
KYE
USA.North Carolina Greensboro 2010-
Tradewinds Airlines  
WI;TJ
TDX
USA.North Carolina Greensboro 1996-2010
Ceased pax flights temporarily in 1999. Acquired by Coreolis Group (becoming a sister company of Express One), ownership later split between chairman (77%) and Retirement Systems of the City of Detroit. Halved services on 7/6/08, halting all 747 ops. Entered Chapter 11 on 25/7/08, continuing ops. Purchased 10/08 by Sky Lease 1, an affiliate of Centurion Air Cargo, and renamed in 2010.
TradeWinds International Airlines TIA
WI
USA.North Carolina Greensboro/Hartford/Alaska 1991-1996
Filed for Chapter 11 in 1992. Acquired in 1994 by Florida West      
Wrangler Aviation  
WI
WRN
USA.North Carolina Greensboro 1969-1991
Originally formed as Blue Bell Inc, a private carrier for itself. Renamed in 1979 when it obtained FAR 121 licence. Acquired in 1986 by V.F. Inc, and acquired in 1990 by Wexler Aviation Corp. Renamed 3/4/91.

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