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Eurowings
IATA
EW
ICAO
EWG
Callsign
Eurowings
Founded 1993
Hubs Dortmund Airport
Frankfurt International Airport
Munich International Airport
Frequent flyer program Miles & More
Fleet size 31
Destinations 38
Headquarters Dortmund, Germany
Key people Friedrich Wilhelm Weitholz (Chairman)
Website: http://www.eurowings.de

Eurowings is an airline based in Dortmund, Germany. It is a regional airline operating to domestic destinations in Germany and other points in Europe. It is part of the Lufthansa Regional group. Its main base is Dortmund Airport, with hubs at Frankfurt International Airport and Munich International Airport. Image File history File links Eurowings-logo. ... IATA airline designators, sometimes called IATA reservation codes, are two-character codes assigned by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to the worlds airlines in accordance with the provisions of Resolution 762. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with ICAO airline code. ... Most airlines employ a distinctive and internationally recognised call sign that is normally spoken during airband radio transmissions as a prefix to the flight number. ... An airline hub is an airport that an airline uses as a transfer point to get passengers to their intended destination. ... Dortmund Airport (IATA: DTM, ICAO: EDLW), known as Flughafen Dortmund in German, is the international airport of Dortmund, Germany. ... Frankfurt International Airport Frankfurt International Airport (IATA: FRA, ICAO: EDDF), known in German as Rhein-Main-Flughafen or Flughafen Frankfurt am Main, is located in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. ... Munich International Airport (IATA: MUC, ICAO: EDDM), officially named Franz Josef Strauss International Airport (German: Flughafen München Franz Josef Strauß) is located 28 km northeast of Munich, Germany, and is a hub for Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner airlines. ... Membership cards of FFP A frequent flyer program (FFP) is a service offered by many airlines to reward customer loyalty. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... A chairman is the presiding officer of a meeting, organization, committee, or other deliberative body. ... A Boeing 747-400 of Virgin Atlantic Airways An airline provides air transport services for passengers or freight. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... World map showing Europe A satellite composite image of Europe Europe is one of the seven traditional continents of the Earth. ... Lufthansa Regional Avro-RJ85 Lufthansa Regional CRJ-100 Lufthansa Regional is a subsidiary of Lufthansa, the largest German airline. ... Dortmund Airport (IATA: DTM, ICAO: EDLW), known as Flughafen Dortmund in German, is the international airport of Dortmund, Germany. ... Frankfurt International Airport Frankfurt International Airport (IATA: FRA, ICAO: EDDF), known in German as Rhein-Main-Flughafen or Flughafen Frankfurt am Main, is located in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. ... Munich International Airport (IATA: MUC, ICAO: EDDM), officially named Franz Josef Strauss International Airport (German: Flughafen München Franz Josef Strauß) is located 28 km northeast of Munich, Germany, and is a hub for Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner airlines. ...

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History

The airline was established in 1993 and started operations on 1 January 1994. It was formed by the merger of NFD Luftverkehrs AG of Nuremberg (founded in 1975) and RFG Regionalflug of Dortmund (founded in 1976). It is owned by Dr Albrecht Knauf (50.02%), Lufthansa (49%) and others (0.08%). It wholly owns subsidiary airline, Germanwings. 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... Nuremberg (German: Nürnberg) is a city in the German state of Bavaria, in the administrative region of Middle Franconia. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... Germanwings Airbus A319 at Dortmund Airport Germanwing Airbus A319 Germanwings is a low fares airline based in Cologne, Germany. ...


Services

Eurowings operates the following services (at January 2005): 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Eurowings CRJ-200.
Eurowings BAe 146-200.
Eurowings BAe 146-200.

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Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2190x738, 354 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Eurowings Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to create... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (2190x738, 354 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Eurowings Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to create... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (2133x1513, 187 KB) Eurowings BAe 146-200 (D-AJET) landing at London Heathrow Airport, England. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (2133x1513, 187 KB) Eurowings BAe 146-200 (D-AJET) landing at London Heathrow Airport, England. ...

Fleet

The Eurowings fleet includes the following aircraft (at August 2006) [1] : 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


In July 2006, Eurowings fleet average age was 9.7 years. The BAe 146 (also known as the Avro RJ) is a medium-sized commercial aircraft manufactured by BAE SYSTEMS. It carries its four jet engines on a high wing above the fuselage; not below, or at mid-fuselage, as on most conventional civilian aircraft. ... The BAe 146 (also known as the Avro RJ) is a medium-sized commercial aircraft manufactured by BAE SYSTEMS. It carries its four jet engines on a high wing above the fuselage; not below, or at mid-fuselage, as on most conventional civilian aircraft. ... The Bombardier Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) (originally the Canadair CL-600-2B19) is a small airliner manufactured by Bombardier based on the Canadair Challenger business jet. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


External links

References

  1. ^ Flight International, 3-9 October 2006


Airlines of Germany
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