BAC Express Airlines

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BAC Express Airlines Ltd.

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Contacts

Web: http://www.bacexpress.com
Email:
Phone: +44 (0)1293 821621
Fax: +44 (0)1293 821204
Address: BAC House, Bonehurst Road, Horley, Surrey, RH6 8QG, United Kingdom
Geocode: 51.1851;-0.163
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Parents: BAC Group
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Customers: Royal Mail, FedEx
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BAC Express Airlines Ltd., a subsidiary of the BAC Group, is a cargo airline based at Horley, UK.

The airline operates contract services for the Royal Mail, FedEx and other express courier companies. The airline also provides ad hoc freight charters throughout Europe.

The airline employs about 100 people - of which nearly 70 people are pilots.

The airline operates nearly 9500 flights each year.

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Base locations

The airline's main bases are Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Exeter International Airport (EXT).

The airline also has hubs at:

  • Hamburg Airport (HAM)
  • Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
  • Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in Paris
  • Cardiff International Airport (CWL).
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Code data

  • ICAO Code: RPX
  • Callsign: Rapex
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History

The airline was established and started operations in September 1992, and was formed as part of the BAC Group (established in 1982) and was renamed from BAC Aircraft in 1995.

A majority holding was acquired by Air Contractors of Ireland on 27 February 2004. The BAC Express Airlines fleet is leased out to Air Contractors ([1]).


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