Amazon Air opens first European hub at Leipzig/Halle Airport

Amazon Air has started operations at its first European hub, leasing two of GECAS’ B737-800F to be operated by ASL Airlines.


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Amazon Air leased two Boeing 737-800 aircraft from GECAS that will be operated by ASL Airlines. (Credit: GECAS)

Amazon Air has started operations at its first regional air hub in Europe this month at the Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) in Schkeuditz, Germany.

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The company has also leased two Boeing 737-800 aircraft from GECAS that will be operated by ASL Airlines on behalf of Amazon Air in Europe. 

The 20,000squaremeter cargo facility at LEJ will add to the e-commerce giant’s existing fulfilment network in Europe and has already started to support customer deliveries with two daily flights. 

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