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AVA

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SAM Colombia (1945-2010) merged into Avianca

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Bogotá El Nuevo Dorado International (BOG)
Colombia B
South America B

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26 Countries served
85 Destinations served
171 Routes served

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Brazil's Azul denies interest in TAP Portugal privatization plans

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras (AD, Campinas Viracopos) has rejected claims in the international media that it is interested in the privatization of TAP Portugal (TP, Lisbon). Last week, Portuguese Minister of the Economy, António Pires de Lima, disclosed that several parties had submitted Expressions of Interest to Lisbon for a 49% stake in the airline.

Last year, CEO David Neeleman was reported to be in talks with Brazil's national development bank, BNDES, to arrange financing to acquire a ...

TAP Portugal's privatization rumours garner growing interest

TAP Portugal (TP, Lisbon) and its proposed privatization has garnered the attention of more than three interested parties all of whom have already submitted Expressions of Interest to TAP's owner, the Portuguese government.

Minister of the Economy, António Pires de Lima, told local media earlier this week that TAP's stalled privatization process could resume in the coming weeks but warned it would not likely be completed this year as previously hoped.

"We have seen in the last month, not ...

Insel Air Aruba takes delivery of first Fokker 50

Insel Air Aruba (8I, Aruba) has taken delivery of its first Fokker 50, formerly with Avianca (AV, Bogotá). According to Skyliner Aviation, the Fokker Aircraft (Woensdrecht), P4-KVL (cn 20278), arrived in Curacao on August 31 to be followed by another later this year.

The Insel Air Aruba (8I, Aruba) subsidiary also operates two Fokker 70s, an MD-82 and an MD-83 on flights to Venezuela, the United States, and Guyana.

Costa Rican start-up TICOS Air shelves certification plans

TICOS - Líneas Aéreas de Costa Rica (San José Juan Santamaría) has shelved its plans to secure an Air Operators Certificate (AOC) citing funding problems. In an interview with the Republica newswire, Álvaro Vargas, the director general of the Costa Rican civil aviation authority (Dirección General de Aviación Civil - DGAC) said the airline had not been able to secure the capital needed to lease the five A319-100s it had planned to launch with.

"While we are hopeful that the company completes ...

Honduras' Islena to begin ATR72 operations next month

Isleña Airlines (WC, La Ceiba) will deploy its first ATR72-600 on flights from Tegucigalpa to San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba, and Guatemala City with effect from September 15 ch-aviation can exclusively reveal. The carrier is the latest in the Avianca (AV, Bogotá)-TACA International Airlines (TA, San Salvador Int'l) portfolio of airlines to operate the turboprop after Aviateca Guatemala (GU, Guatemala City).

The aircraft is sourced from a 2012 order AviancaTaca Holdings placed with ...

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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A318-10010 10hiddenhiddenhidden
A319-10027 27hiddenhiddenhidden
A319-100 (sl)6 6hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-100/-20052 52hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-200 (sl)6 6hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-100/-2003 3hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-200 (sl)5 5hiddenhiddenhidden
A330-20011 11hiddenhiddenhidden
ATR 42-300/-320/-4006 6hiddenhiddenhidden
ATR 72-200/-500/-60011 11hiddenhiddenhidden
B787-8   hiddenhiddenhidden
EMB-19012 12hiddenhiddenhidden
Total1490149hiddenhiddenhidden  
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.

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