VALLETTA, MALTAMalta-based ACMI operator Airhub Airlines adds an Airbus A340-300 to its fleet. The 16-year old quadjet with registration F-WTBJ was previously operated by Ait Thaiti.

The aircraft is the first of four Airbus A340 jets to be added to Airhub‘s AOC fleet. It is going to be maintained by Aviatic MRO Facility until the carrier begins its operations in July 2021. Airhub Aviation considers removing the aircraft seats for cargo operations.

"Our close cooperation with various aircraft owners, lessors and MRO‘s on one hand and passenger and cargo airline and charter clients on the other, gives us unique opportunities for flexible additions of fleet in order to deploy them in different markets", said Aleksandr Celiadin, the Chairman at Airhub Aviation.

According to A. Celiadin, it is the first out of four A340s aircraft to be added to the Airhub Aviation fleet. Airhub Aviation has capacity for up to 10 additional mixed-type aircraft in the fleet by the end of the year.

Airhub Aviation is a Malta-registered aviation holding consisting of Airhub Airlines - the Maltese AOC, Airhub Training - Lithuania-based ATO, aviation personnel training and recruitment company. Currently, Airhub Aviation includes passenger and cargo flight operations is expanding its services into fully-integrated management solutions for aircraft lessors and asset owners as well as airlines in struggling post Covid-19 markets.