Kalitta Charters

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Kalitta Charters
Kalitta Charters Logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
AOC #K11A535K[1]
Operating basesWillow Run Airport
AllianceKalitta Aviation
Fleet size36
DestinationsADHOC Charter Flights
Parent companyKalitta Air
HeadquartersYpsilanti, Michigan, USA
Key peopleDoug Kalitta, President

Kalitta Charters is an American charter airline based in Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA. Its main base is Willow Run Airport.[2] The company is owned and run by Doug Kalitta, nephew of Kalitta Air founder Connie Kalitta. Kalitta Charters is now the sole company that has a contract with the US government to fly the remains of service members to their final resting places. Kalitta Charters offers Executive Charter, Air Ambulance & Air Cargo services as well as a FAR Part 145 aircraft repair station at their operating facility in Ypsilanti, Michigan. In August 2015 Kalitta Charters acquired AirNet.[3]


A Kalitta Charters II 727-200, parked at LEX airport in Lexington, Kentucky

The Kalitta Charters fleet comprises the following aircraft, as of June 2020:[4][5][6][7]

Kalitta Charters Fleet
Aircraft In
Boeing 727-200F 6 1 Operated for Tex Sutton Aviation
Boeing 737-300F 2
Boeing 737-400F 5 2 Operated for DHL
Challenger 601 1
Douglas DC-9-15F 1
Douglas DC-9-32F 1
Dassault Falcon 20 8
King Air 200 1
Learjet 25 4
Learjet 35 5
Learjet 36 2
Total 36

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  1. ^ "Federal Aviation Administration - Airline Certificate Information - Detail View". av-info.faa.gov. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-03. p. 99.
  3. ^ "AirNet, Kalitta Charters combine assets". 2015-08-15. Retrieved 2020-06-22.
  4. ^ "135 Fleet - Kalitta Cargo". Retrieved 2019-02-03.
  5. ^ "121 Fleet - Kalitta Cargo". Retrieved 2019-02-03.
  6. ^ "Our Fleet". Kalitta Passenger. 2011-07-14. Retrieved 2019-02-03.
  7. ^ "Kalitta Charters II Fleet". Air Fleets. Retrieved 2020-06-30.

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