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Dominican Republic is a republic of the West Indies, comprising the eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola. The country is bordered on the north by the Atlantic Ocean, on the east by the Mona Passage, which separates it from Puerto Rico, on the south by the Caribbean Sea, and on the west by Haiti. The Dominican Republic has an extreme length in an east to west direction of about 380 km (about 235 mi) and a maximum width, in the west, of about 265 km (about 165 mi). The frontier with Haiti is some 315 km (some 195 mi) long. The area is 48,400 sq km (18,700 sq mi). A number of adjacent islands, among them Beata and Saona, are possessions of the Dominican Republic. Santo Domingo is the capital of the Dominican Republic as well as its largest city 
Latest updates
23Jun15updatePAWA Dominicana has announced it will commence scheduled passenger flights in August
09Mar15addedHelidosa: is the largest helicopter company in the Dominican Republic and has operated from 2001 until now

AirlineOperating DatesStatusCommentsTree
 ACSA (Air Century)

1990 - date

Active

 

 

 ADSA (Aerolineas Dominicanas SA)

1978* - 2001*

Status?

 

 

 Aereos Santo Domingo

2007* - 2008*

Status?

 

 

 Aero Continente Dominicana

2002 - 2004

Inactive

airline was founded in 2002

 

 Aero de Dominicana

(2004)

Began?

 

 

 Aero Inter

2006* - 2008*

Status?

 

 

 Aerochago Airlines

1983 - 2006

Inactive

airline was founded in 1973 as Aerotours Dominicano

Aerotours Dominicano >Aerochago

 AeroDomca (Aeronaves Dominicana)

1980* - date

Active

airline was formed in 1980

 

 Aerolineas Argo

1989* - 1989*

Inactive

 

 

 Aerolíneas Mas

2005* - date

Active

 

 

 Aerolineas Santo Domingo

2002* - 2002*

Inactive

 

 

 Aeromar Airlines

1968 - 2003

Inactive

 

 

 Aeronaves Borinquena

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 Aeronaves Queen (Queen Air)

1998^ - 2004

Inactive

 

 

 Aerorental Cargo del Caribe

1986 - 1989*

Status?

 

 

 Aerotim Cargo

1991* - 1994

Status?

 

 

 Aerotours Dominicano

1973* - 1983

Renamed

airline was founded in 1973

Aerotours Dominicano >Aerochago

 Aerovias Nacionales Quisqueyanas

1962* - 1963

Renamed

airline was founded in 1962

>Aerovias Quisqueyanas

 Aerovias Quisqueyanas

1963 - 1979*

Inactive

 

Aerovias Quisqueyanas

 Agro Air International Dominicana

1989* - 2001*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Ambar (Amber Air)

1996* - 1996

Inactive

 

 

 Air Atlantic Dominicana

1998* - 1998*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Dominicana

2008 - 2009

Inactive

 

 

 Air Santo Domingo

1996 - 2006

Inactive

 

 

 Alas del Caribe

1967 - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 ALAS Nacionales

1996* - 1996

Inactive

 

 

 AMSA (Aerolineas Mundo SA)

1986 - 1992*

Inactive

 

AMSA

 Antillana de Navigacion Aerea

1989* - 1990

Inactive

 

 

 Antillas Air Cargo

1991* - 1998*

Status?

 

 

 Antillas Air Cargo

1992* - 1993

Inactive

 

 

 APA International Air

1980* - 1999

Inactive

 

 

 Apair

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Argo

1971* - 1987*

Inactive

 

 

 AT Air Taxi

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 ATI (Alas de Transporte Internacional)

1987^ - 1993

Inactive

 

 

 CAD (Carga Aerea Dominicana)

1978* - 1979*

Status?

 

 

 Caribair

1962 - 2009

Inactive

 

 

 Caribbean Air Service

1991* - 1999**

Inactive

 

 

 Caribe Air Cargo

1992* - 1992*

Status?

 

 

 CDA (Compania Dominicana de Aviacion)

1975* - 1991*

Inactive

 

 

 Domaire SA

**** - ****

Status?

 

 

 Dominair (Aerolineas Dominicanas)

1974 - 2004*

Inactive

 

 

 Dominican Wings

2014 - date

Active

 

 

 Dominicana de Aviacion

1944 - 1995

Inactive

 

 

 Gol Dominicana

(2014)

Began?

 

 

 Helidosa

2001 - date

Active

is the largest helicopter company in the Dominican Republic

 

 Hispaniola Airways

1981* - 2000

Inactive

 

 

 Hummingbird Air

2014 - date

Active

 

 

 Inair (International Air)

1982^ - 1986

Inactive

 

 

 LanDominicana

2003 - 2005

Renamed

 

>Lan Airlines

 Líneas Aéreas Nacionales de Navegación Dominicana SA

**** - ****

Renamed

 

>Lan Airlines

 Merengue Airlines Dominicana

(2010*)

Began?

 

>World Merengue Airways

 Pan Am World Airways Dominicana

2003^ - 2012

Renamed

renamed to PAWA Dominica on 23Mar2012

(Pan Am World Airways Dominicana >PAWA Dominica

 PAWA Dominica

2012 - 2012*

Inactive

traded until 23Mar2012 as Pan Am Dominicana / will restart in 2015

(Pan Am World Airways Dominicana >PAWA Dominica

 Queen Air

1999* - 2003*

Inactive

 

 

 SAPAIR (Servicios Aereos Profesionales)

1981* - date

Active

airline was formed in 1981

 

 Sol Airlines (Sol Dominicana Airlines)

2008 - 2009

Inactive

 

 

 Sun Airways

(****)

Unconfirmed

 

 

 Taino Airlines (Taino Airways) (Taino Tours)

1977 - 2006*

Inactive

 

 

 TALSA (Transporte Aereo Latinoamericanos)

1991 - 1991

Inactive

 

 

 TRADO (Trans Dominican Airways)

1977* - 2001*

Inactive

 

 

 Transcarga Dominicana

(2014)

Began?

 

 

 Transportes Aereas Dominicano*

1989* - 1989*

Status?

 

 

 Victoria Air

1991* - 1991*

Status?

 

 

 Viva Dominicana

(2003)

Began?

 

 

 Volair

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 West Indian Aerial Express

1978* - 1928

Inactive

 

 

 World Merengue Airways

(2011)

Began?

 

World Merengue Airways

 

 

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