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Centurion Air Cargo

Centurion Air Cargo
IATA ICAO Callsign
WE CWC CHALLENGE CARGO
Founded 1985
Hubs Miami International Airport
Fleet size 14
Destinations 20+
Parent company AMC (Alliance Management Center)
Headquarters Miami International Airport
Miami-Dade County, Florida
Key people Alfonso Conrado Rey (Chairman)
Nestor Bringas (CCO)
Johnny Millon (Sr. VP Operations & Maintenance)
Jonathan Rey (Director of Sales, Live Animals & Charters)
Website http://www.centurioncargo.com

Centurion Air Cargo operating as Centurion Cargo is an American cargo airline with its headquarters on the grounds of Miami International Airport, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA at the Centurion Cargo Center.[1] It operates all-cargo services to Central America, South America, North America, and Europe, currently serving 20+ scheduled destinations.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Centurion Cargo Center 2
  • Fleet 3
  • Retired Fleet 4
  • See also 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

History

The airline was established as Challenge Air Cargo in 1985 as a subsidiary of Challenge Air Transport. In 1986 the airline became independent of Challenge Air Transport. In July 1999 following the takeover of the scheduled business by United Parcel Service a new company was formed as Centurion Air Cargo to take over the air operating certificate of Challenge.[2]

Centurion Cargo Center

In 2013, Centurion Cargo opened its brand new facility, the Centurion Cargo Center, located at the Miami International Airport. The facility comprises a 1,400,000 square feet (130,000 m2) area incorporating a 550,000 square feet (51,000 m2) warehouse with both cold and dry storage facilities.

Fleet

Centurion Cargo MD-11F
Centurion Cargo Boeing 747-400ERF

As of 2015 the Centurion Air Cargo fleet[3] includes:

Retired Fleet

See also

References

  1. ^ Centurion Cargo
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines".  
  3. ^ [2]
  • Jones, Geoffry P. "Miami Challenge". Air International, November 1993, Vol 45 No 5. ISSN 0306-5634. pp. 241–244.

External links

  • Centurion Air Cargo
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