Our establishment is in 2003 as an All-Cargo Airline, with two Airbus A300B4 F Cargo Aircrafts with 45 tons payload capacity to operate scheduled and charter flights on world-wide routes.
Beside charter operations our first scheduled operations introduced later in 2003 between Shanghai (China) and our European Cargo hub at Brussels (Belgium) connecting via Dacca (Bangladesh), Sharjah/Dubai (UAE), Istanbul (Turkey), Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) and Almaty (Kazakhstan). Our services are supported with regular and dedicated road feeder services covering Europe and also interline agreements for the rest of the world with other carriers for a wide coverage of cargo services distributing and collecting cargoes all around the world.
In 2004 our long-term ACMI Wet-Lease co-operation in mainland China with China Eastern Airlines, one of Chinese Flag Carrier, to operate intra China and Hong Kong routes is a milestone for our operations in China and Hong Kong for both international and domestic routes and strengthen our connections in Far East market. We have co-operated with various airlines on ACMI Wet-lease operations including some Flag carries since then.
We have expand our cargo fleet in 2008 with the addition of two Boeing 747-200F Jumbo Jets with 105 ton payload capacity to serve with higher capacity on our major cargo trunk routes on long range routes with scheduled flights from Hong Kong to African Destinations via Middle East, Europe and CIS countries connecting various destinations including Dubai, Sharjah, Nairobi, Lagos, Amsterdam, Tallinn, Istanbul, Tbilisi, Bishkek and Almaty.
In 2011 we have established Orex Orion Express Aviation offering Aviation services with flight support, ground and flight planning services, supervision, handling, landing, overflight permits providing maintenance and training support as a total aviation solution partner for our customers.
With the establishment of Orion Express Airlines & Aviation we have launched our Passenger services for charter flights for touristic operations and Hajj and Umrah flights. We are cooperating with tour operators, government entities and airlines offering various aircrafts including B737-300QC/400/500 series, A300-600, B767-300, B777-200 and B747-400 types.
In 2012 we have introduced our Business and Corporate Jet Services offering evaluation, purchase, operating and chartering light, medium and heavy Business Jets at various types including Challenger, Hawker, Citation and Gulfstream Jets.
Later in 2013 we have started to re-configuration of Passenger Aircrafts; Boeing 737-500 series; from Passenger – to – VIP and Corporate Jet aircrafts with refurbished executive interior configurations also offering evaluation, reconfiguration, world-wide flights operations, charter sales and lease/purchase options.
We are offering our long-term experience in aviation industry for Maintenance And Technical support as well as Airline Projects, Aircraft evaluation, lease and purchases, airline analysis, route studies, Airline and Aviation Projects and investments.