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Parent company  Cargojet Inc.
Founded  2002
Destinations  16
Headquarters  Mississauga, Canada
Fleet size  21
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Secondary hubs  Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport Montréal-Mirabel Airport
Key people  Ajay K. Virmani (President & CEO)
Stock price  CJT (TSE) CA$ 48.08 -0.37 (-0.76%)2 Mar, 4:00 PM GMT-5 - Disclaimer
Hubs  John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport

Loud and smoky cargojet 727 sunset takeoff from ottawa

Cargojet Inc. (TSX: CJT) is a scheduled cargo airline based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. It operates cargo services in Canada and internationally, as well as full aircraft charters. Its main base is John C Munro Hamilton International Airport. Cargojet Airways is a public company with over 800 employees.


Cargojet 767 300f crosswind landing at ottawa int l airport


The airline was established on 21 February 2002 and started operations in June 2002. It was formerly Canada 3000 Cargo. Ajay Virmani initially acquired 50% of Canada 3000 Cargo in July 2001 and bought the remaining half in February 2002. He is the Chief Executive and President of the airline. The name change to Cargojet came into effect on 22 February 2002. In July 2002 it acquired Winnport Logistics. It is wholly owned by Ajay Virmani and has 405 employees (at March 2007).

On July 17, 2007 Cargojet Airways acquired the Georgian Express cargo operations. The regional operation will operate under the name CARGOJET REGIONAL. When acquired, Georgian Express operates three Beech 1900 freighter and four Cessna Caravan freighter aircraft.


Cargojet Airways operates freight services to the following destinations (as of 2013, not including charters):

  • Domestic (mainline):
  • Calgary
  • Edmonton
  • Halifax
  • Hamilton
  • Moncton
  • Montréal-Mirabel
  • Ottawa
  • Regina
  • Saskatoon
  • St. John's
  • Toronto
  • Vancouver
  • Winnipeg
  • Domestic (truck connection):
  • Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau (trucked to/from Montréal-Mirabel)
  • Toronto (trucked from/to Hamilton)
  • International (mainline):
  • Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Bermuda
  • Newark, NJ
  • Querétaro, Mexico
  • Cologne_Bonn_Airport, Germany
  • International (truck connection) :
  • Newark, NJ from Hamilton.
  • Charter operations

    Arctic Co-op Limited

  • Iqaluit (via Winnipeg)
  • Canadian North Cargo

  • Iqaluit (via Ottawa)
  • Cubana Cargo

  • Havana (via Toronto-Pearson)
  • DHL Aviation

  • Cincinnati, OH (via Montréal-Mirabel)
  • First Air Cargo

  • Iqaluit (via Ottawa and Winnipeg)
  • Fleet

    The Cargojet Airways fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of August 2016):


    Cargojet Wikipedia

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