Euro First Air - Canarias Cargo

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EFA - Canarias Cargo
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EFA - Canarias Cargo Airbus A300
IATA ICAO Callsign
-EFA-
Commenced operations1999
Ceased operations2000
Operating bases
Fleet size Fleet below
Headquarters Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Euro First Air - Canarias Cargo, also known as EFA - Canarias Cargo or simply Canarias Cargo, was an airline based in Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain.

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History

Euro First Air - Canarias Cargo was founded on 30 November 1999 with headquarters in Las Palmas. [1] The airline projected to establish itself first as a cargo airline between Spain and the US, [2] and later to expand in order to include passenger services as well. [3]

It began operating charter cargo services from its base at Gran Canaria Airport using a single Airbus A300 aircraft. [4]

Owing to financial difficulties EFA - Canarias Cargo ceased all operations the following year. [5] Creditors and unpaid employees filed lawsuits against the airline even after it ceased operating. [6] [7]

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References

  1. Directorio de empresas - Euro First Air SA
  2. Euro First Air plans Spain-USA cargo charters - Flight Global
  3. Euro First Air SA, Las Palmas
  4. 1 2 Planespotters - Euro First Air
  5. El Mundo - El cielo español pierde más de 15 aerolíneas desde 2000, 28 January 2012
  6. GOBIERNO DE CANARIAS - BOLETÍN OFICIAL DE LA PROVINCIA DE SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE; Año LXXVII Viernes, 26 de julio de 2002 Número 89. JUZGADO DE LO SOCIAL Nº 3 DE SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Edicto 9349
  7. GOBIERNO DE CANARIAS - BOLETÍN OFICIAL DE LA PROVINCIA DE SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE; Año LXXVII Lunes, 11 de noviembre de 2002 Número 135. JUZGADO DE LO SOCIAL Nº 2 DE SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, CÉDULA DE NOTIFICACIÓN 13911