„We need reliability“

An article from Lutz Feierabend and Corinna Schulz. Published in Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger. Translated by WDL. Mr. Simon-Schröter, your company, the logistics service provider Zeitfracht, took over the Cologne charter flight provider WDL a good year ago. Why did the purchase make sense and where do you want to develop the company? Our founders and the
An article by Oliver Graue. Published in BizTravel. 20 August 2018. Translated by WDL. Business travellers sometimes travel with WDL: the only family-run airline in Germany flies on behalf of major players. And it has big plans. BizTravel met the owner Zeitfracht. The start had been planned for many years. “For us, aviation is an ideal

WDL schedules freight return

An article by Wet lease specialist WDL wants to return to the freight business, the machines for the return are already there. The Zeitfracht airline is also setting a date for the restart, now. WDL wants to start freight flights this year. Managing Director Rainer Heumann told “ch-Aviation” that the German ACMI specialist will
Published in: 02/2017 aerokurier Business aviation is a difficult business. This is especially true in the wet lease segment. WDL-Aviation has been successfully operating in this segment for a quarter of a century. Part of its recipe for success is the BAe 146, called “Jumbolino”. The belittlement stems from the scale of that time for
Fleet increase by Embraer. Cologne, July 2018 ‘German ACMI specialist WDL has selected the Embraer 190 to replace its fleet of BAE146 aircraft and is soliciting offers on pre-owned aircraft for delivery in early 2019. However, CEO of parent company Zeitfracht, Wolfram Simon, stressed that prices need to be affordable. ‘So far we see a

WDL Aviation has joined IATA

The airline, which last autumn was acquired by Berlin-based forwarding group Zeitfracht, has become the 283rd member of the International Air Transport Association. Concurrently, Zeitfracht Luftfahrt Holding together with their cargo sales agent Leisure Cargo have become business partners of the influential Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (Barig). An article by Heiner Siegmund published
An article of BARIG published at the BARIG Homepage. Frankfurt, 27th March 2018. WDL Aviation has joined the Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (BARIG) as its newest member. The association based at the airport in Frankfurt represents the interests of around 100 national and international airlines from the passenger, cargo and tourism sectors. The