Bin Air

Bin Air
Bin Air logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
- BID[1] BINAIR[2]
Founded1996[2]
Ceased operations29 October 2018[3]
HubsEssen/Mülheim Airport
Fleet size8
Destinationscharters
HeadquartersCologne, Germany
Websitebinair.eu

BinAir Aero Service GmbH[4] was[5] a German charter airline headquartered in Cologne and based out of Essen/Mülheim Airport specializing in ad hoc freight services across Europe.

History[]

The airline was founded in 1996.

The European Union warned the airline in 2011 to improve its safety or face inclusion in the EU no-flight blacklist of banned airlines.[6][7]

As of 29 October 2018, Bin Air's air operator's certificate has been revoked by the Luftfahrtbundesamt forcing the airline to cease all operations.[3][5]

Fleet[]

As of November 2018, the BinAir Fleet consisted of the following aircraft:[8]

Bin Air fleet
Aircraft In service Notes
Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner 8 different sub-variants operated
Total 8

Accidents and incidents[]

References[]

  1. ^ Bin Air code data at planespotters.net
  2. ^ a b rzjets.net
  3. ^ a b lba.de - List of Air Carriers licenced by the Luftfahrt-Bundesamt (current Operating Licences), Version:October 29, 2018 (German) 29 October 2018
  4. ^ "List of Air Carriers licensed by the Luftfahrt-Bundesamt (current Operating Licences), Version: October 27, 2014" (PDF). Retrieved 28 October 2014.
  5. ^ a b aerotelegraph.com - Deutsche Charterairline Bin Air verliert Lizenz (German) 2 November 2018
  6. ^ EU warns German, Spanish airlines over safety Archived March 15, 2012, at the Wayback Machine., Irish Independent retrieved 5/5/2011.
  7. ^ see points 15 and 16, official journal of the European Union 20-04-2011 accessed 5-5-2011.
  8. ^ "Bin Air fleet". Retrieved 1 November 2018.
  9. ^ "Accident: BinAir SW4 at Stuttgart on Jan 19th 2010, right main gear collapsed on landing". The Aviation Herald. Retrieved 20 January 2010.
  10. ^ "Flights resume at Dublin Airport after small cargo plane damaged on landing". RTÉ News, Ireland. Retrieved 7 March 2013.
  11. ^ "Photo: Crashed Metroliner at Dublin Airport". @MMcKCiara Ciara Underwood. Archived from the original on 2013-12-03. Retrieved 7 March 2013.
  12. ^ Kapps, Sebastien. "Accident: Bin Air are rubbish according to Dublin crash witnesses". Simon Hradecky.

External links[]

Media related to BinAir at Wikimedia Commons