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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
83 Destinations served
158 Routes served




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Lisbon outlines conditions for TAP Portugal's privatization

TAP Portugal (TP, Lisbon) backer, the Portuguese government, has laid out the terms of its planned privatization of the carrier from which it will divest a total of 66%. While it will retain a 34% minority shareholding, 61% will go to a strategic investor while the other 5% will go to TAP employees.

According to the terms of an agreement signed between Lisbon and the carrier's unions, government will only be able to divest its remaining 34% stake after a two-year period, and in consensus with ...

Colombia's Avianca outlines planned B787 operations

Avianca (AV, Bogotá) has outlined its planned B787-8 operations timetable with its maiden commercial flight set for January 16 to New York JFK. Thereafter, the twinjet will be deployed on Latin American flights to Buenos Aires Ezeiza, São Paulo Guarulhos, Santiago de Chile Int'l and México City in February. According to Airline Route, transatlantic services to London Heathrow and Madrid Barajas will begin in July.

The Colombian carrier has fifteen B787s on order from ...

Honduras's Isleña to join Aviateca Guatemala in ending ATR42 ops

Isleña Airlines (WC, La Ceiba) will end its ATR42 operations at the end of this month when flight AV723 from Tegucigalpa to San Pedro Sula completes its journey.

At present, Isleña Airlines (WC, La Ceiba) is the only operator of the type in the Avianca-TACA International Airlines group of carriers after Aviateca Guatemala (GU, Guatemala City) phased out its ATR42 fleet in November of last year with its last aircraft of the type, TG-TRB (cn 317), currently in storage in Managua.

As with ...

Brazil's Azul mooted as frontrunner for TAP Portugal stake

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras (AD, Campinas Viracopos) is reported to be a front runner in the race for a 61% stake in TAP Portugal (TP, Lisbon) Portuguese newspaper Expresso has said.

Quoting airline officials close to the carrier's ongoing privatization process, the paper says Fernando Pinto, TAP's president, initiated contact with the Brazilians after a due diligence of all potential suitors showed Azul to be the most suitable.

For its part, as it currently has no MRO facilities of its ...

Colombia's Avianca takes delivery of maiden B787

Avianca (AV, Bogotá) took delivery of its first B787-8, N780AV (msn 37502), at a ceremony held at Everett on Thursday, December 18. The aircraft, part of an order for fifteen, was subsequently flown to Bogotá.

Once certified and granted an airworthiness certificate by the Colombia civil aviation authority (AeroCivil), the aircraft will make its commercial debut between Bogota and New York JFK on January 16.

Additional airframes will be used to open up flights from Bogota, Cali, and ...


Fleet show complete list

Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A318-10010 10hiddenhiddenhidden
A319-10027 27hiddenhiddenhidden
A319-100 (sl)7 7hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-100/-20052 52hiddenhiddenhidden
A320-200 (sl)6 6hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-100/-2003 3hiddenhiddenhidden
A321-200 (sl)6 6hiddenhiddenhidden
ATR 42-300/-320/-4002 2hiddenhiddenhidden
ATR 72-200/-500/-60014 14hiddenhiddenhidden
B767-3001 1hiddenhiddenhidden
B787-83 3hiddenhiddenhidden
EMB-19012 12hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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