White Airways

Infobox Airline
airline = White Airways

logo_size = 240
fleet_size = 5
destinations = 11
IATA = -
ICAO = WHT
callsign = YOUNG SKY
parent = Omni - Aviacao e Tecnologia
company_slogan = WHITE, coloured by you
founded = 2005
headquarters = Lisbon, Portugal
key_people =
hubs = Portela Airport
secondary_hubs =
focus_cities =
frequent_flyer =
lounge =
alliance =
website = http://www.flywhite.eu/

White Airways is a charter airline based in Lisbon, Portugal. It operates long-haul services to tourist destinations in South America. It's headquarters are located in Oeiras.

History

The company was previously owned 75% by Star Alliance carrier TAP Portugal and 25% by the Portuguese touristic Abreu Group.

At the end of 2006 TAP Portugal reached an agreement to sell its charter operation White Airways to Portuguese multi-sector Omni - Aviacao e Tecnologia company, since then owner of 100% of the company.

WHITE Airways now operates two Airbus A310 and one Airbus A319. The fleet is expected to grow further during this year.

Its slogan is "WHITE, coloured by you".

Destinations

*Cancun
**Cancún International Airport

*Miami
**Miami International Airport
**Fort Lauderdale International Airport

*Natal
**Augusto Severo International Airport

*Recife
**Guararapes International Airport

*Varadero
**Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport

*Heraklion
**Heraklion International Airport, "Nikos Kazantzakis"

*Rhodes
**Rhodes International Airport

*Tunis
**Tunis-Carthage International Airport

*Palm Beach
**Palm Beach International Airport

*Orlando
**Orlando Sanford International Airport

Charter Operators

* Abreu
* Iberojet
* MundoVip
* Soltour
* Travelpan
* EntreMares
* Air Niugini

Fleet

The White Airways fleet includes the following aircraft (at 19 September 2008) [http://www.ch-aviation.ch/aircraft.php?search=set&airline=WHI&al_op=1] :


As of 19 September 2008, the average age of the White Airways fleet is 16.3 years ( [http://www.airfleets.net/ageflotte/White.htm] ).

References

External links

* [http://www.flywhite.eu/ White]


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