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User currently offlineRizzibird From Germany, joined Dec 2000, 232 posts, RR: 2
Posted (13 years 6 months 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 2526 times:

When I was looking through the list of previous operators to Frankfurt, the name Air Club International came back to my mind. I remember having seen this very name some years ago (I guess 1996) while looking through travel catalogues searching for flights to Canada. I didn't fly that airline, however I'm interested in getting some information about it. The only ones I remember is that they were a Canadian charter carrier flying 2 B742 and 4 A310-300 at one time. Does anybody know more about them? (i.e. dates of foundation and closing down , complete fleet list, destinations) Furthermore, can someone having flown them share any experiences? Thanks for every reply!

Rizzibird


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User currently offlineBY738 From Tonga, joined Sep 2000, 2292 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (13 years 6 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 2500 times:

They used to operate during the summer to my local airport Glasgow. Usually A310's, but occasionally 742's. I think they operated to many Uk airports incl Manchester Newcastle and Gatwick. I don't think they lasted very long.

User currently offlineLJ From Netherlands, joined Nov 1999, 4418 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (13 years 6 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 2495 times:

I hope this helps:

Founded: 1993
IATA code: HB
ICAO code: CLI
ICAO call sign : Air Club
Head: Claude Levesque
Number of employees: 185
Headoffice: 11905 Cargo road A-3, office 205 Mirabel Quebec

Fleet 1995
C-GCIT A310-324ET (c/n 455) config Y265
C-GCIV A310-324ET (c/n 451) config Y265
C-GCIH B747-212B (c/n 21162 line 283) config Y482

Fleet 1996
C-GCIT A310-324ET (c/n 455) config Y265
C-GCIV A310-324ET (c/n 451) config Y265
C-GCIL A310-324ET (c/n 439) config Y265
C-GCIO A310-324ET (c/n 449) config Y265

All A310s leased from Airbus Leasing and all ex-PAN AM.
C-GCIT and C-GCIV operated for Air india in 1996 according to JP.

I've seen CLI at Paris CDG and AMS. Out of AMS they operated a Amsterdam-Paramaribo for SLM with their B747-200. Moreover, CLI operated YYZ-AMS-ATH-AMS-YYZ if I'm correct and YYZ-AMS-YYZ.

Regards
Laurens Janssen


User currently offlineSlawko From Canada, joined May 1999, 3799 posts, RR: 9
Reply 3, posted (13 years 6 months 4 days 7 hours ago) and read 2483 times:

Air Club stopped their Canadian Charter operations a few years ago but they did continue to lease out their planes all over the world....


"Clive Beddoe says he favours competition, but his actions do not support that idea." Robert Milton - CEO Air Canada
User currently offlineFLYGUY From Canada, joined May 1999, 137 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (13 years 6 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 2474 times:

I heard that their 742 is also a Tower Air bird

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