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Company Overview of World Air Holdings Inc.

Company Overview

As of August 14, 2007, World Air Holdings Inc. was acquired by ATA Holdings Corp. World Air Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a United States certificated air carrier. The company, through its subsidiary, World Airways, Inc., a charter passenger and cargo airline company, provides long range passenger and cargo charter, and wet-lease air transportation services to the U.S. Government, international passenger and cargo air carriers, tour operators, international freight forwarders, and cruise ship companies. As of December 31, 2006, its operating fleet consisted of 17 aircraft, which includes 9 passenger aircraft and 8 freighter aircraft. World Air Holdings, through its ot...

The HIH Building

101 World Drive

Peachtree City, GA 30269

United States

Founded in 1948

2,104 Employees





Key Executives for World Air Holdings Inc.

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World Air Holdings Inc. Key Developments

World Airways Ceases Operations

World Airways declared default on its loan and stopped providing the airline funding. The company has started the process of winding down its operations. The company laid-off 325 employees, including 109 pilots and 146 flight attendants.

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