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Danish Air Transport

Danish Air Transport A/S, often abbreviated DAT, is a Danish airline headquartered in Vamdrup, Kolding Municipality,[1] operating scheduled and chartered passenger and cargo flights.

Danish Air Transport
Danish Air Transport logo.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
DX

R6

DTR

DNU

DANISH

DANU

Founded1989
AOC #DK.AOC.043
HubsBillund
SubsidiariesDOT LT
Fleet size15
Destinations8 (scheduled)
Company sloganThe flexible choice.
HeadquartersVamdrup, Denmark
Key peopleJesper Rungholm, President
Websitedat.dk

DAT also owns Danu Oro Transportas which has a fleet of ATR aircraft and operates under its own AOC.

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HistoryEdit

Danish Air Transport was founded and started operations in 1989, initially as a cargo airline. Soon special operations like the transport of live horses or supplies for the Paris Dakar Rally in Africa were offered, too. Passenger charter flights were added in 1994, with the subsequent launch scheduled services on 18 November 1996.[citation needed]

DestinationsEdit

As of January 2017, Danish Air Transport operates scheduled passenger flights to the following destinations:[2]

City Country IATA ICAO Airport
Aalborg Denmark AAL EKYT Aalborg Airport
Billund Denmark BLL EKBI Billund Airport
Bornholm Denmark RNN EKRN Bornholm Airport
Copenhagen Denmark CPH EKCH Copenhagen Airport
Esbjerg Denmark EBJ EKEB Esbjerg Airport
Karup Denmark KRP EKKA Midtjyllands Airport
Oslo Norway OSL ENGM Oslo Airport, Gardermoen
Stavanger Norway SVG ENZV Stavanger Airport, Sola
Stord Norway SRP ENSO Stord Airport, Sørstokken

Several more destinations are served as passenger or cargo charters as well as on behalf of other airlines. Funchal, Madeira as well.

FleetEdit

As of August 2017, the Danish Air Transport fleet consists of the following aircraft:[3]

Danish Air Transport fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
Y Total
Airbus A320-200 3 180 180
Airbus A321-200 1 212 212 Operated for Czech Airlines
ATR 42-300 2 46 46
ATR 42-500 1 48 48
ATR 72-200 4 66
68
70
66
68
70
ATR 72-500 1 72 72 Operated for Air Nostrum
ATR 72-600 1 1 72 72
McDonnell Douglas MD-82 1 2 165 165 3-ex Meridiana MD82.
McDonnell Douglas MD-83 1 165 165 OY-RUE, Coca-Cola Paint
Total 15 3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Contact DAT." Danish Air Transport. Retrieved on April 23, 2014. "Danish Air Transport A/S Lufthavnsvej 7A DK-6580 Vamdrup"
  2. ^ dat.dk - Our destinations retrieved 6 January 2017
  3. ^ https://www.planespotters.net/airline/Danish-Air-Transport

External linksEdit

  Media related to Danish Air Transport at Wikimedia Commons