IATA Code: | ICAO code: AZZ | Callsign AZZA TRANSPORT
|Azza Transport (AZZ)
PO Box 11586, Mak Nimir Street - KRT,
Tel: 249 11 779717
Fax: 249 11 770408
Ownership: Sudanese institutional investors; Omdurmon National Bank & Sheikhan Insurance.
Azza Air Transport was incorporated & commenced operations in September 1993, operates cargo charter services throughout Africa and the Middle East, planned to also include Europe. The main base of the airline is Khartoum International Airport (KRT).
Executives: Osman Gadem Ahmed (Managing Director), Mustafa Al Dwaeihi (Director Operations), and has approx 350 staff members.
On May 30, 2007, the US Department of State named "Azza Air Transport" as part of economic sanctions a list of Sudanese firms, including Azza Air Transport Company, for "transferring small arms, ammunition and artillery" to Sudanese government forces and Janjaweed militia in Darfur.
Azza Transport fleet consist of the following aircraft:
- 4 x Antonov An-12
- 1 x Antonov An-26B
- 1 x Boeing 707-300C
- 2 x Ilyushin Il-76 TD
Azza Air Transport is banned to operate in the EU countries subject to the ANNEX A LIST (dated: 21.4.2011)