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Yemenia

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
IATA Member
IY
IYE
 

Yemenia Airbus A310
Yemenia
Al Hassaba Street
Airport Road
Sana'a
Yemen
Tel.: +967 1 232 380
Fax: +967 1 252 093
Email:
Website: www.yemenia.com
Type: Scheduled, charter, international, regional, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: Government of Yemen (51%); Government of Saudi Arabia (49%)
Subsidiaries: Felix Airways (25%)
Base: Sana'a (SAH)
Hubs: Aden (ADE)
Start of ops: 1962
Alliances: Daallo Airlines, Egyptair, Etihad, Felix Airways, Gulf Air, Kuwait Airways, Merpati, MEA, Saudi Arabian
Yemenia operates this equipment:
  • 3 x Airbus A310
  • 2 x Airbus A320-200 (+8 planned)
  • 2 x Airbus A330-200
  • (10) x Airbus A350-800XWB (planned)
  • 3 x Bombardier Dash 8 Q100
  • 1 x Ilyushin Il-76TD
Executives:
Chairman:
Managing Director:
Director of Finance:
Director of ops:
Abdulkhalek Al Kadi
Abdul Aziz Al Hazmi
Waleed Al Harazi
Khaled Anwar

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Yemenia Yemen Airways
IY
IYE
Yemen Sana'a 1978-
Saudi stake purchased by Yemeni government in 1992, allowing official merger with Alyemen on 15/5/96. Placed on EU safety watch list on 24/7/08.
Yemen Airways  
IY
Yemen Sana'a 1972-1978
Became a public limited company in 1972 and 49% stake acquired in 1977 by Saudi Arabia. Renamed 1/7/78 to Yemenia.
Yemen Arab Airlines   Yemen Sana'a 1967-1972
Renamed Yemen Arab AL when entered cooperation with United Arab AL. Nationalized in 1972 and renamed Yemen Airways Corp in 9/72.
Yemen Airways   Yemen Sana'a 1961-1967
Formed 4/8/61 by the government. Reorganized as a shareholding company in 1962
Yemen Airlines   Yemen Sana'a 1954-1961

Date
Aircraf ttype
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
Airbus A310-304
7O-ADJ
off Mitsamiouli, Comoros Comoros
252
w/o 
Boeing 727-2N8
7O-ACW
Asmara International  (ASM) Eritrea
0
w/o
Boeing 737-2R4C
7O-ACQ
Khartoum-Civil  (KRT) Sudan
0
substantial