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Name: LORAIR
7JetSet7 Code: LOI
Status: Currently Not Operational
Region: NORTH AMERICA
City: TUCSON
Country: USA
Employees 47
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Background
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FORMED IN 1998. DOMESTIC & REGIONAL, CHARTER, PASSENGER & CARGO, JET AIRPLANE SERVICES.

AUGUST 1999: 1ST 7 MTHS = 5.79M RPM, 78.9% LF, 4K PAX.

NOVEMBER 1999: 737-200 WET-LEASED TO TAHOE AIR, NEVADA, REPLACES 737-200, CASINO AIR (CIN). INTRODUCTION DELAYED UNTIL NEXT MONTH.

TAHOE AIR CEASES OPERATIONS.

MARCH 2000: 2 737-247'S (19598; 19613), WET-LEASED TO CAIG (CIG) FOR MANAGUA - MIAMI.

JULY 2000: 1999 = 60M RPK (PASSENGER TRAFFIC); 54.2% LF (LOAD FACTOR); 54K PASSENGERS (PAX).

AUGUST 2000: 1 737-247 (19603), EX-VANGUARD AIRLINES (VAG), SIGNATURE LEASED, MODS AT HAMILTON AVIATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA.

MAY 2001: LORAIR (LOI) HAS BEEN SOLD AND WILL BE MOVED TO LAS VEGAS WHERE ITS NEW OWNERS WILL RESTART OPERATIONS WITH MD-80'S.

JUNE 2001: TRANSTAR HOLDINGS, CALIFORNIA, SIGNED LORAIR (LOI) TO ENTER INTO EQUITY PURCHASE AGREEMENT WHERE IT WILL ACQUIRE 51% OF LORAIR (LOI) AND MOVE ITS BASE FROM TUCSON, ARIZONA, TO LAS VEGAS.

JANUARY 2002: TURNS IN ITS AIR OPERATING CERTIFICATE (AOC) AND GOES OUT OF BUSINESS.

1 737-247 IS PARKED AT TUCSON AIRPORT, FOR SALE AND THERE IS NO INTENTION TO RESTART OPERATIONS.

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LOI

January 2002:

1 737-247 (JT8D) (33-19598, /68 N903RC; 104-19613, /68 N902WC), EX-(WAL)/(VAS), 9 LIVES HOLDING LSD, WET-LST (CIG) 3/00. 19598 PARTED OUT 5/01 & SCRAPPED AT TUCSON.

0 737-247 (51-19603, /68, N204AU), EX-(USA)/(VAG), (COO) "B" CHECK, (CPCP), (AD)'S, (CSV) LSD 8/00. SCRAPPED 6/04.

Management:
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CAPTAIN WALTER COLE, PRESIDENT, CHIEF PILOT & GENERAL MANAGER.

FELIX HOWARD, DIRECTOR QUALITY CONTROL (12/00).

HECTOR MENDOZA, MANAGER RECORDS (10/99).

WALLY HARGREAVES, MANAGER TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS (10/99).

 
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