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European Air Transport Leipzig

European Air Transport Leipzig GmbH (EAT) is a 100% subsidiary of the DHL Group and is part of the division DHL Express. We've been turning skies into runways since 2008 at Leipzig/Halle Airport. EAT is a registered cargo airline and aircraft maintenance provider, employing over 1,200 aviation enthusiasts.


nationalities from all continents


own aircraft, Airbus and Boeing

over 22,000 sqm

hangar size


over 3 million parts

in our aircraft maintenance store

Precison in Aircraft Maintenance

Behind the scenes, our expert colleagues meticulously inspect, repair, and innovate to keep our fleets airworthy. In this critical field, precision is non-negotiable, and every detail matters. It's the serious work that ensures every takeoff and landing happens with confidence and reliability.

Excellence in Flight

From flight planning to takeoff, our pilots are the embodiment of skill, experience, and calm under pressure. Meanwhile, our Flight Operations teams work tirelessly behind the scenes, coordinating every detail before, during and after the flight to ensure everything runs safely and efficiently. 

Excellence Across All Levels

In our business, every single colleague is critical to our operation and great truly is in the detail. Storekeepers manage inventories, crew drivers ensure timely transport, the health and safety team upholds standards, and HR fosters a thriving workforce. Our Compliance team monitors and audits, the Safety and Security teams safeguard standards and assets, and fuel teams coordinate resources. Business strategists optimize processes, while ground operations staff ensure efficient turnarounds.

Together, this multifaceted team keeps our operation soaring smoothly.

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