Lynden Air Cargo
IATA ICAO Callsign
L2 LYC LYNDEN
Founded1995
AOC #LR7A113H[1]
HubsTed Stevens Anchorage International Airport
Fleet size8[1]
HeadquartersAnchorage, Alaska, USA
Websitehttp://www.lynden.com/lac/

Lynden Air Cargo is an American cargo airline based in Anchorage, Alaska, USA. It operates scheduled services and on demand charter, international and domestic flights, including services for the US military. Its main base is Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.[2] Subsidiary company Lynden Air Cargo PNG Ltd, based in Lae, Papua New Guinea, offers air cargo charters in the Western Pacific region including Australia and south east Asia.

History

The airline was established in 1995 and started operations on 31 August 1995. It began operation of Lockheed L-382 Hercules aircraft in 1997. It has 140 employees.[3] The company has a Civil Reserve Air Fleet contract with the United States Department of Defense. [4]

Destinations

Lynden Air Cargo Lockheed L-382 Hercules parked at Sydney Airport in Australia
Lynden Air Cargo Lockheed L-382 Hercules parked at Sydney Airport in Australia

Lynden Air Cargo operates the following domestic scheduled freight services:[3] Anchorage, Bethel, Kotzebue and Nome.

Fleet

As of November 2012 the Lynden Air Cargo fleet includes:

Aircraft In fleet
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules 8

References

  1. ^ a b "Federal Aviation Administration - Airline Certificate Information - Detail View". av-info.faa.gov. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  2. ^ "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-03. p. 108.
  3. ^ a b Flight International, 5–11 April 2005
  4. ^ "Department of Defense Experience | Lynden Air Cargo". www.lynden.com. Retrieved 2019-11-19.