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Mexico is a federal republic in North America. It is the fourth largest country in the western hemisphere and is rich in natural resources such as petroleum and natural gas. The nation's capital, Mexico City, is one of the largest city in the world. In Latin America, only Brazil has a larger population than Mexico
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January 30, 2017Calafia Airlines [added] is a regional airline that was founded in 1993 & was formerly named Aéreo Calafia [status change] till mid 2016
January 29, 2017Aeronaves del Sur operated feeder services radiating from Mexico City to seven other points [added]
January 29, 2017Lineas Aereas Mexicanas operated a network of third-level services within Mexico [added]
January 29, 2017TATSA (Transportes Aereos Terrestres) was organised at Tayoltita and began service with a Stinson in 1943 [added]

Airline

Operating DatesStatus
ABSA (Aeronaves del Balsas SA)   

1959* - 1961*

Inactive

^ Comments : ABSA was formed in 1959 & operated services from Mexico City to Morelia, Uruapan, Colima, Manzanillo and Guadalajara and from Morelia to Huetamo, Ajuchitian and Iguala

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ACAPSA (Aerolineas California Pacifico)   

1960* - 1997*

Status?

^ Comments :  

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Across   

2009* - date

Active

^ Comments : Across was founded in 2009 as a business and private charter carrier

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ACSA (Aerocarga SA)   

1950 - 1979*

Status?

^ Comments :  

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Aéreo Calafia   

1992 - 2016

Renamed

^ Comments : Calafia Airlines is a regional airline that was founded in 1993, based in the Cabo San Lucas International Airfield. It was formerly named Aéreo Calafia till mid 2016

^ Genealogy : Aéreo Calafia >Calafia Airlines

Aéreo Servicio Guerrero   

1997* - date

Active

^ Comments : Aéreo Servicio Guerrero is a regional airline founded in 1997, based in the Hermosillo International Airport

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Aero Amigo   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aero Baja   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aero California (AeroCal)   

1980* - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments : Aero California was founded in La Paz, Mexico in 1960 as an air taxi operator using a fleet of Cessna and Beechcraft airplanes, initially known as Servicios Aéreos. Scheduled services were launched in June 1982, initially interlinking La Paz, Tijuana and Hermosillo using Convair 340 aircraft. In 1989, international scheduled flights commenced, with Los Angeles being the first destination. On 03Apr2006 all operations of Aero California were suspended by the Mexican Secretariat of Communications and Transport, after it was found that the airline was not complying with safety standards. It was given 90 days to correct the problems and was able to resume services on 11Aug2006. On 23Jul2008 the airline was again suspended, this time due to an alleged debt with the Mexican Air Traffic Control (SENEAM)

^ Genealogy : Servicios Aéreos >Aero California

Aero Cuahonte   

1957 - 2007

Inactive

^ Comments : Aero Cuahonte was founded by Enrique Cuahonte and Marta Amezcua in 1957 & operations started on 30Jun1957. Scheduled and charter, passenger and cargo carrier from its base at Uruapan

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Aero Davinci Internacional   

1997 - date

Active

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Aero Eslava (Aeroeslava)   

1996* - 1996*

Inactive

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Aero Feliz   

1990* - 1990*

Inactive

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Aero Ferinco (Aeroferinco)   

1992 - 2002

Inactive

^ Comments : Aero Ferinco was founded in 1992 & first flight was on 30Nov1992 as a scheduled international and domestic passenger charter carrier.

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Aero Internacional   

1994* - 1994*

Status?

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Aero JBR   

1998* - 2002*

Status?

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Aero Juarez   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

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Aero Leon   

1978 - 1983

Inactive

^ Comments : Aero Leon was founded in May1978 by the Captain Eucario León. Its AOC was removed on 16Sep1983 & the airline was closed down on 18Sep1983

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Aero Libertad   

1993* - 1993*

Status?

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Aero Maya   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aero Owen   

2014 - date

Active

^ Comments : Aero Owen commenced operations in Jun2014 using an single EMB-120

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Aero Pacifico   

1992* - 1992

Inactive

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Aero Postal Cargo de Mexico   

1997* - 1998

Inactive

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Aero Sudpacifico (Aero Sud Pacifico)   

1996* - 2000*

Inactive

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Aero Taxco   

1987* - 1987*

Status?

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Aero Taxi   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aero Taxi SA of Merida   

1965* - 1965*

Renamed

^ Comments : Aeromaya was formed on 01Nov1966, by merger of ASSA, which itself had taken over Aero Taxi SA of Merida & Servicio Aereo Gomez-Mendez

^ Genealogy : Aero Taxi SA of Merida >>ASSA + Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez =>Aeromaya

Aero Tonala   

1992* - 1992*

Status?

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Aero Tropical   

(2008*)

Began?

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Aero Vics   

**** - ****

Status?

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^ Genealogy : Aero Vics

Aerobrujos   

1985* - 1989*

Status?

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Aerobus   

(2006)

Began?

^ Comments : Aerobus was established in 2006 but failed to start

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AeroCalifornia   

1982 - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments : AeroCalifornia was founded in 1982. Operations were suspended on 23Jul2008 due to an alleged debt with the Mexican Air Traffic Control (SENEAM). Scheduled international, regional and domestic, passenger and cargo airline operating out of Baja California Sur

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AeroCancun   

1988 - 1996

Inactive

^ Comments : AeroCancun was formed in 1988. International and regional charter services out of Cancun. Aerocancun was owned by Mexican hoteliers and the Spanish airline Oasis, when the Oasis group collapsed at the end of 1996, Aerocancun filed for bankruptcy

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Aerocarga Especializada   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerocaribe (Aerovias Caribe)   

1975 - 2005

Renamed

^ Comments : Scheduled and charter, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier based in Cancun [Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23 August 1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In December 2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating]

^ Genealogy : Aerolíneas Bonanza >Aerocaribe >Click Mexicana >Mexicana Click

AeroCedros   

1992 - 2003

Inactive

^ Comments : AeroCedros was formed by I. Cedros. All flights operated for Federación Regional de Soc. Coop. de la Industria Pesquera de Baja California. Ceased operations second half of 2003

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Aerocentro (Aero Centro)   

1993* - 1993*

Status?

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Aerocomponentes Internacionales   

1945* - 2006

Inactive

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AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel)   

1978* - 2002

Renamed

^ Comments : AeroCozumel was formed in 1978 as a Scheduled and charter, domestic passenger carrier [Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23 August 1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In December 2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating]

^ Genealogy : Aerocaribe >>AeroCozumel >MexicanaClick>Mexicana Click

Aerodan   

1994* - date

Active

^ Comments : Aerodan was formed in 1994 as a cargo carrier. It id based at Saltillo Plan de Guadelupe International (SLW)

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Aerodavinci   

1997 - date

Active

^ Comments : Aero DaVinci Internacional is an airline based in Reynosa, Tamaulipas. It has been in operation since 1997 and operates air taxi, cargo and charter services

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Aeroejectivo   

1975 - 1994

Renamed

^ Comments : Aeroexo was formed in Nov1975 as Aeroejectivo. All operations were transferred to Aviacsa and the airline closed down

^ Genealogy : Aeroejectivo >Aeroexo

Aeroeslava   

1992* - 1999*

Status?

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Aeroexo (Aero Ejecutivo)   

1994 - 2000

Inactive

^ Comments : Aeroexo was formed in Nov1975 as Aeroejectivo. All operations were transferred to Aviacsa and the airline closed down

^ Genealogy : Aeroejectivo >Aeroexo

AeroGuadalajara   

1991 - 2003*

Status?

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Aerojalisco   

**** - ****

Status?

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AeroLamsa   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

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Aerolatino   

1996* - 1996*

Inactive

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Aerolineas Anahuac   

1968 - 1969*

Status?

^ Comments : Aerolineas Anahuac was formed early in 1968 & began operations in May1968 with scheduled third-level services

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Aerolineas Bonanza   

1972* - 1975

Renamed

^ Comments : [Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23 August 1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In December 2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating]

^ Genealogy : Aerolíneas Bonanza >Aerocaribe >Click Mexicana >Mexicana Click

Aerolineas Centauro   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

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Aerolineas Damojh   

1999* - 2003

Renamed

^ Comments : Global Air started as an executive charter carrier called Aerolineas Damojh. 0perations started on 15May2003 after being renamed

^ Genealogy : Aerolineas Damojh >Global Air

Aerolineas de Monte Alban   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerolineas del Istmo   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerolineas del Pacifico   

1962* - 1979*

Status?

^ Comments : Aerolineas del Pacifico was founded in 1962

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Aerolíneas del Pacífico   

1962* - 1987

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Ejecutivas   

1980 - date

Active

^ Comments : Aerolineas Ejecutivas was established in 1968 as an air taxi operator, originally named Aerotaxis de México. In 1980, the airline was renamed as Aerolíneas Ejecutivas and commenced to operate charters and VIP services

^ Genealogy : Aerotaxis de Mexico >Aerolineas Ejecutivas

Aerolineas Fierro   

1967* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aerolineas Fierro operated scheduled passenger and freight services within Mexico.

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Aerolineas Internacionales   

1994 - 2003

Inactive

^ Comments : Aerolineas Internacionales was founded in 1993 & started operations on Jul1994 under its President Luis Rodriguez Dorantes and his brother, Alfredo Rodriguez Dorantes as a scheduled and charter, regional and domestic passenger carrier out of Mexico City

^ Genealogy :  

Aerolineas Marcos   

2005* - 2008*

Status?

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Mexicanas   

1955* - 1960

Renamed

^ Comments : Aerolineas Mexicanas was founded in 1955 [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Aerolineas Mexicanas >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Aerolineas Morelos   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerolineas Moxi   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerolineas Trans Mexico   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerolineas Vega   

1963 - 1969

Inactive

^ Comments : Aerolineas Vega was formed as LAGOSA in 1950

^ Genealogy : LAGOSA >Aerolineas Vega

AeroLitoral   

1995 - 2007

Renamed

^ Comments : [Aeromexico Connect was formed as Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) in 1988 & operations started on 30Jun1989. AeroLitoral was rebranded as Aeromexico Connect on 22Nov2007. Scheduled, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier providing feeder flights for Mexicana]

^ Genealogy : Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) + Aerovias de Poniente =>AeroLitoral >Aeromexico Connect

Aeromaan   

2002 - date

Active

^ Comments : Aeromaan is based in San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí & was established in 2002 by a group of investors and began operations in Jun2002

^ Genealogy :  

Aeromar   

1990* - date

Active

^ Comments : Aeromar was established on 29Jan1987 and started operations on 05Nov1987 as Transportes Aeromar

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aerom >Aeromar

Aeromaya   

1966 - 1967

Status?

^ Comments : Aeromaya was formed on 01Nov1966, by merger of ASSA, which itself had taken over Aero Taxi SA of Merida & Servicio Aereo Gomez-Mendez

^ Genealogy : Aero Taxi SA of Merida >>ASSA + Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez =>Aeromaya

AeroMexico   

1972 - 1978

Renamed

^ Comments : AeroMexico entered bankruptcy and was liquidated in 1988. Governemt stepped & renamed it to Transportes Aéreos Federales [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

AeroMexico   

1988 - date

Active

^ Comments : AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline

^ Genealogy : Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

AeroMéxico Cargo   

2004* - date

Active

^ Comments : AeroMéxico Cargo had AeroMexpress Cargo merge in in 2004

^ Genealogy : AeroMexpress Cargo >>AeroMéxico Cargo

Aeromexico Connect   

2007 - date

Active

^ Comments : Aeromexico Connect was formed as Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) in 1988 & operations started on 30Jun1989. AeroLitoral was rebranded as Aeromexico Connect on 22Nov2007. Scheduled, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier providing feeder flights for Mexicana

^ Genealogy : Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) + Aerovias de Poniente =>AeroLitoral >Aeromexico Connect

Aeroméxico Travel   

2008 - 2011

Inactive

^ Comments : Aeromexico Travel started operations on 02Jun2008. Aeroméxico closed its charter subsidiary in Aug2011

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AeroMexpress Cargo   

1994 - 2004

Renamed

^ Comments : AeroMéxico Cargo was established in 1990 and started operations on 9 June 1994 to manage Aeromexico's cargo operations. It had AeroMexpress Cargo merge in in 2004

^ Genealogy : AeroMexpress Cargo >>AeroMéxico Cargo

Aeromextour   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aero-Mitla   

1985* - 2006*

Status?

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Aeromonterrey   

1991* - 1995

Inactive

^ Comments : Aeromonterrey had domestic passenger services suspended in 1995

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Aeromorelos   

1996* - 2005*

Status?

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Aeronausa de Mexico   

1987* - 1987*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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Aeronautica de la Sierra   

1939* - 1939*

Status?

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Aeronautica del Sur   

1932* - 1939*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronautica del Sur was formed in 1932 & served Villahermosa-Tenosique

^ Genealogy :  

Aeronaves Alimentadoras   

1968 - 1977*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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Aeronaves de Mexico   

1934 - 1972

Renamed

^ Comments : [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Aeronaves de Oaxaca   

1951 - 1952

Renamed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Tampico + Aeronaves de Oaxaca + SANSA =>LAUSA >LAUMSA

Aeronaves del Centro  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronaves del Centro operated third level services from Mexico City to four other centres

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Aeronaves del Este  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronaves del Este operated third level services from Mexico City to four other centres

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Aeronaves del Maya  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronaves del Maya operated third level services with Twin Otters from Merida to Isla Mujeres and Cozumel in the Yucatan in association with Aeronaves de Mexico

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Aeronaves del Norte  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronaves del Norte operated services thrice-weekly in Lower California

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Aeronaves del Oeste  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronaves del Oeste operated a third-level network

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Aeronaves del Sur  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronaves del Sur operated feeder services radiating from Mexico City to seven other points

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Aeronaves del Sureste   

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeronaves del Sureste operated third level services from Mexico City to six other centres

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Aeronaves TSM   

1994 - date

Active

^ Comments : Aeronaves TSM is based in Saltillo, Mexico. Founded in 1995 & started operations the same year, and operates both chartered flights and cargo operations

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AeroPacifico (Aeroservicios de la Costa)   

2002 - date

Active

^ Comments : AeroPacifico was formed in 2000 & started operations in May2002

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AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico   

1991 - 1998

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico   

2001 - 2010

Inactive

^ Comments : AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico was founded by Cap. Raúl Armando Winder Salazar in 2001. Started operations in Mexico City on 06Sep2001

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Aeropuebla (Puebla Airlines)   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerosaab   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aeroservicio  added

1961 - 1992*

Status?

^ Comments : Aeroservicio started operating in central Mexico in 1961 and has a controlling interest in Lineas Aereas de la Sierra

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Aeroservicios de Californa   

1966* - 1978

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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Aeroservicios del Suroeste   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aeroservicios Milenio   

2009* - 2012*

Status?

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Aeroservicios Monterrey   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

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Aerosierra de Durango   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerotamatan   

2004* - 2004*

Inactive

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Aerotaxi del Vizcaino   

1999* - 1999*

Status?

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Aerotaxi Monse (Aliendros de la Cruz)   

1993* - 2001

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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Aerotaxis de Mexico   

1968* - 1980

Renamed

^ Comments : Aerolineas Ejecutivas was established in 1968 as an air taxi operator, originally named Aerotaxis de México. In 1980,the airline was renamed as Aerolíneas Ejecutivas and commenced to operate charters and VIP services

^ Genealogy : Aerotaxis de Mexico >Aerolineas Ejecutivas

Aerotechnicos   

**** - ****

Status?

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Aerotransportes del Sureste   

1945* - 1946*

Status?

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Aerotron (Servicios Aereos Corporatives)   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

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Aerotucan   

2003* - date

Active

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Aerotur (Aerotransporte Turisticos)   

1986* - 1986*

Inactive

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AeroUnion (Aerotransporte de Carga Union)   

2001 - date

Active

^ Comments : AeroUnion operations was founded on 05Mar1998 & started operations on 15Jul2001. International and regional cargo carrier.

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Aerovega   

2002* - 2004*

Status?

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias Braniff   

1945 - 1946

Inactive

^ Comments : Aerovias Braniff was set up by USA's Braniff in 1945. Operated DC3s throughout Mexico and central America

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Aerovias Castillo   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

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Aerovias Centrales   

1932* - 1934

Inactive

^ Comments : Aerovias Centrales was founded by Pan Am in 1932. Closed down in 1935 because of rule that all pilots should be Mexican nationals

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Aerovias Coahuila   

1949* - 1949*

Status?

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Aerovias Contreras   

1953* - 1953*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias de Poniente   

1992 - 1995

Renamed

^ Comments : Aerovias de Ponien was formed in 1992 & started operations from Guadalajara [Aeromexico Connect was formed as Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) in 1988 & operations started on 30Jun1989. AeroLitoral was rebranded as Aeromexico Connect on 22Nov2007. Scheduled, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier providing feeder flights for Mexicana]

^ Genealogy : Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) + Aerovias de Poniente =>AeroLitoral >Aeromexico Connect

Aerovias del Oeste   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias del Sur   

1966* - 1969

Inactive

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias Guest (Guest Airways)   

1946* - 1956*

Renamed

^ Comments : Aerovias Guest was formed in 1946 & was eventually acquired by AeroMexico acquired [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Aerovias Guest >Guest Aerovias Mexico >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Aerovias Latinas Americanas   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Montes Azules   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Oaxaquenas   

1979* - 1993

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Omega   

1967 - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Aerovias Omega commenced operations in May1967 and operates between Mexico City and Queretara with an extension to Irapuato and other industrial centres.

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Reforma   

1945* - 1954

Renamed

^ Comments : Aerovias Reforma was founded in 1945 [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Aerovias Reforma >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Aerovias Rojas   

1966* - 1966*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Transcontinentales   

1954* - 1954*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Air Columbus   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Air Monarch Cargo   

1999* - 2001

Inactive

^ Comments : Air Monarch Cargo was founded in 1999. Flew regular daily cargo flights between Monterrey and Mexico City using a single CV.580 aircraft in 2000. Eventually ceased operating.

^ Genealogy :  

Air Tribe   

2011 - date

Active

^ Comments : Air Tribe was established in Sep2011 with the backing of locally-based business jet operator USMX Airlink & launched services on 30Nov2011 with two Convair 580F freighters

^ Genealogy :  

Airmundo Miami Cargo   

2008* - 2009*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aladia   

2006 - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments : Aladia was founded in 2006 & operated throughout Mexico and various locations in the US. Commercial operations were commenced in Dec2006 using four B.757-200 & ceased operations on 21Oct2008

^ Genealogy :  

Alcon Servicios Aereos   

1994* - date

Active

^ Comments : Alcon Servicios Aereos was founded in 1994 at Saltillo Plan de Guadelupe International (SLW)

^ Genealogy :  

Alianza Maya Airways   

2011* - date

Active

^ Comments : Alianza Maya Airways was a scheduled carrier out of Tuxtla Gutiérrez Francisco Sarabia National

^ Genealogy :  

Allegro Air (Lineas Areas Allegro)   

1992 - 2004

Inactive

^ Comments : Allegro Air (Lineas Areas Allegro) was founded in 1992. Monterrey based scheduled domestic carrier that ceased operations after an employee strike

^ Genealogy :  

ALMA de Mexico (Aerolineas MesoAmericanas)   

2006 - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments : ALMA was established in 2005 by former Aeroméxico COO Guillermo Heredia and received its AOC in Sep2005. Started Lo-cost operations on 12Jun2006 & suspended all service on 07Nov2008

^ Genealogy :  

ALUSA (Aerolineas Unidas SA)   

1979 - 1980*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

ASSA (Aero Safari SA)   

1966* - 1966

Renamed

^ Comments : Aeromaya was formed on 01Nov1966, by merger of ASSA, which itself had taken over Aero Taxi SA of Merida & Servicio Aereo Gomez-Mendez

^ Genealogy : ASSA + Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez =>Aeromaya

ATI (Aero Transportes Internacionales)   

1988 - 1988

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

ATSA (Aero Transportes SA)   

1944 - 1955*

Status?

^ Comments : ATSA (Aero Transportes SA) was formed in 1943 and commenced scheduled perations in 1944

^ Genealogy :  

Avemex   

2000* - 2000*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aviacion del Noroeste   

1988 - 1995

Inactive

^ Comments : Aviacion del Noroeste was founded in 1988. Domestic scheduled passenger carrier that eventually ceased operating.

^ Genealogy :  

Aviacsa (Aviacion de Chiapas)   

1990 - 2009

Inactive

^ Comments : Aviacsa (Aviacion de Chiapas) was established on 05May1990 as a flag carrier airline by the government of the Mexican state of Chiapas.They operated their first flight on 20Sep1990. On 06Jul2009 the Mexican government grounded the airline, restarted & finally ceased operations on 04May2011

^ Genealogy :  

Aviesa   

1986 - date

Active

^ Comments : Aviesa was founded in 1986 by Grupo Hermanos Abed (GHA). Grounded in 1994 & reborn the next year as an independent entity and in 2002 was acquired by Asclepiodoto Abed, the former director of GHA

^ Genealogy :  

Aviones de Sonora   

2004* - 2006*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Avioquintana (Aviones de Renta de Quintana Roo)   

1997 - date

Active

^ Comments : Avioquintana is an air taxi service based in Quintana Roo. Established & started operations in 1997 and operates domestic private charter services. Its main base is Cancún International Airport

^ Genealogy :  

Avolar   

2005 - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments : Avolar was founded in 2005. Began operations on 07Sep2005 & was forced to cease on 28Oct2008 due to the illegal operations of the airline

^ Genealogy :  

AX Transporter   

2002* - date

Active

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Azteca Airlines (Lineas Aereas Azteca)   

2001 - 2007

Inactive

^ Comments : Azteca Airlines (Lineas Aereas Azteca) was founded in 2000 & started scheduled operations in early 2001 out of Mexico City. Intended to fill the void left by the demise of Taesa. Suspended operations on 26Mar2007 & ceased fully due to poor financial situation on 10Oct2007

^ Genealogy :  

Baja Air   

1989* - 1989*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Baja Express Airlines   

(1995)

Began?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Bonanza Aerolineas   

1997* - 1997*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Calafia Airlines  added

2016 - date

Active

^ Comments : Calafia Airlines is a regional airline that was founded in 1993, based in the Cabo San Lucas International Airfield. It was formerly named Aéreo Calafia till mid 2016

^ Genealogy : Aéreo Calafia >Calafia Airlines

California Air   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Carga Del Caribe   

1998* - 1999*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Cargo Mex   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Caribbean Blue   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

CAT Air Lines ( Corporacion de Aeronautica de Transportes)   

1929* - 1932

Inactive

^ Comments : CAT Air Lines was founded by Theodore Hull, an L.A. banker to connect Mexico City to El Paso in 1929. Flew a variety of aircraft and several barnstorming pilots (including Wiley Post and Lowell Yerex). Hull was killed in an air crash in 1931 and operations were suspended in 1932

^ Genealogy :  

Cerveceria Moctezuma   

**** - ****

Renamed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : >Aero Vics

CESA Cargo   

2006* - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments : CESA Cargo was a cargo carrier based out of Toluca Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International (TLC)

^ Genealogy :  

Charter Flight   

1994 - 1995*

Renamed

^ Comments : MAYAir was formed as Charter Flight and commenced operations in 1994

^ Genealogy : Charter Flight >MAYAir

Click Mexicana   

2005 - 2008

Renamed

^ Comments : [Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23 August 1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In December 2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating]

^ Genealogy : Aerolíneas Bonanza >Aerocaribe >Click Mexicana >Mexicana Click

CMTA (Compania Mexicana de Transportación Aérea)   

1921 - 1924

Renamed

^ Comments : CMTA was founded on 12Jul1921. Assets acquired by Mexicana in 1924 [MEXICANA was founded in 1921 as CMTA (Compania Mexicana de Transportacion Aerea). The airline was purchased by fledgling airline CMA in 1924. In 1929 Pan Am acquired airline but reverted to Mexican ownership in 1968]

^ Genealogy : CMTA (Compania Mexicana de Transportación Aérea) +>Mexicana (CMA (Compania Mexicana de Aviacion))

COAPA Air   

2000* - 2009

Inactive

^ Comments : COAPA Air was a Toluca Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International (TLC) based passenger charter carrier

^ Genealogy :  

Communicaciones Aerea Vera Cruz   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Compania Aeronautica Francisco Sarabia   

1938* - 1942*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Danaus Líneas Aéreas   

2013 - date

Active

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Empressa Commercial Aéreas de Veracruz   

1946* - 1946*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Estafeta Carga Aerea   

2000 - date

Active

^ Comments : Estafeta Carga Aerea was established on 09Feb2000 & operations started on 02Nov2000. Its main base is Ponciano Arriaga International Airport, San Luis Potosí. International and domestic scheduled cargo charter carrier.

^ Genealogy :  

Estrellas del Aire   

1996* - 1996*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Execujet Mexico   

2003* - 2003*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Express Tours   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Facts Air   

2000* - 2005*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

FlyMex   

2008* - date

Active

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Gacela Air Cargo   

2001* - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

GATSA   

1985* - 1986

Renamed

^ Comments : GATSA was purchased by AeroMexico for charter operations until Dec1986 [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : GATSA >>Aeromexico

Global Air   

2003 - date

Active

^ Comments : Global Air started as an executive charter carrier called Aerolineas Damojh. It was founded in 2003 & operations started on 15May2003 after being renamed

^ Genealogy : Aerolineas Damojh >Global Air

Grupo Turistico Magno   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Guest Aerovias Mexico (Guest Airways)   

1956* - 1963

Renamed

^ Comments : Guest Aerovias Mexico (Guest Airways) formerly Aerovías Guest (Guest Airways) Aerovias Guest S.A. was Mexico's third airline founded after Mexicana de Aviación and Aeronaves de Mexico. It was later taken over by Aeronaves de Mexico when it declared bankruptcy. Aerovias Guest was founded in 1946. In the 1950s, the airline began an international partnership with SAS when it controlled a share of the airline. The name was later changed to Guest Aerovias Mexico. SAS sold its share of the airline in 1961. Aerovias Guest was taken over by Aeronaves de Mexico in 1963 [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Aerovias Guest >Guest Aerovias Mexico >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Hawk de Mexico   

2002* - 2003*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

InterAmerica   

1993 - 1994

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Interestatal de Aviacion   

1980* - 1985

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Interjet (ABC Aerolineas)   

2005 - date

Active

^ Comments : Interjet was founded on 05Mar2005 & started operations on 01Dec2005. Scheduled domestic services out of Touluca

^ Genealogy :  

Ka'an Beel Air (Quest Mexicana)   

(2008)

Began?

^ Comments : Ka'an Beel Air (Quest Mexicana) was founded in 2007 to offer regional operations out of the Yucatan Peninsula (Cancún International (CUN))

^ Genealogy :  

Krissalan de Aviacion   

1996* - 1996*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LAC (Lineas Aereas de California)   

1958* - 1960*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LACSA (Lineas Aereas de Centro)   

1975* - 1979*

Status?

^ Comments : LACSA (Lineas Aereas de Centro) was founded in 1975

^ Genealogy :  

LAGOSA (Lineas Aéreas Guerrero Oaxaca SA)   

1950* - 1963

Renamed

^ Comments : Aerolineas Vega was formed as LAGOSA in 1950

^ Genealogy : LAGOSA >Aerolineas Vega

Lambda Air   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LAMcasacarga (Linea Aereas Mexicana de Carga)   

1996* - 2004

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LAMSA (Lineas Aereas Mexicanas SA)   

1944 - 1952

Renamed

^ Comments : On 22Jul1952 United sold LAMSA to the Mexican Government, for $1,230,000, which merged it with Aeronaves De México [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : LAMSA >LAMSA >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

LAMSA (Lineas Aéreas Mineras)   

1934 - 1944

Renamed

^ Comments : LAMSA (Lineas Aéreas Mineras) was formed on 27Aug1934. Renamed to LAMSA (Lineas Aereas Mexicanas SA) [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : LAMSA >LAMSA >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

LAO (Lineas Aereas Occidentales)   

1934 - 1934

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LATAM Cargo Mexico   

2016 - date

Active

^ Comments : MasAir Cargo was established as MasAir in 1992 and started operations in Apr1992. rebranded to LATAM Cargo Mexico in 2016

^ Genealogy : MasAir Cargo (Aerotransportes MAS de Carga de CV) >LATAM Cargo Mexico

LATUR (Linea Aerea Turistica)   

1989* - 1991

Inactive

^ Comments : LATUR (Linea Aerea Turistica) was a harter airline that was run and owned bu the Mexican airline pilots union. Eventually ceased operating

^ Genealogy :  

LAUMSA (Lineas Aereas Unidas Mexicanas)   

1962 - 1964

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Tampico + Aeronaves de Oaxaca + SANSA =>LAUSA >LAUMSA

LAUSA (Lineas Aereas Unidas)   

1952 - 1962

Renamed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Tampico + Aeronaves de Oaxaca + SANSA =>LAUSA >LAUMSA

Lineas Aereas de la Sierra  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas del Balsas   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Especiales   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Jesus Sarabia   

1944* - 1944

Renamed

^ Comments : [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Lineas Aereas Jesus Sarabia >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Lineas Aereas Mexicanas  added

1973* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Lineas Aereas Mexicanas operated a network of third-level services within Mexico

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Mixtecas   

1968* - 1968*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Oaxaquenas   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Occidental   

1992 - 1992

Inactive

^ Comments : Lineas Aereas Occidental operated services with three ex-AeroMexico DC-9-15s

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Picho   

1968* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments : Lineas Aereas Picho operates scheduled passenger and cargo services within Mexico

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereos del Pacifico   

1951* - 1952

Renamed

^ Comments : [TRANS MAR de CORTES was founded as a private company in 1947 and began operations in December 1948 with freight and mail services. Passenger carriage began in 1949 and in July 1952 the company took over LINEAS AEREOS del PACIFICO] [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Lineas Aereos del Pacifico >>Trans Mar de Cortes SA >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral)   

1989 - 1995

Renamed

^ Comments : [Aeromexico Connect was formed as Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) in 1988 & operations started on 30Jun1989. AeroLitoral was rebranded as Aeromexico Connect on 22Nov2007. Scheduled, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier providing feeder flights for Mexicana]

^ Genealogy : Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) + Aerovias de Poniente =>AeroLitoral >Aeromexico Connect

Magnicharters   

1995 - date

Active

^ Comments : Magnicharters was established in 1994 and started operations on 15Jan1995. Schedluled passenger services to major tourist areas plus international charters. AOC briefly suspended in 2008 for debt and maintenance issues

^ Genealogy :  

MasAir Cargo (Aerotransportes MAS de Carga de CV)   

1992 - 2016

Renamed

^ Comments : MasAir Cargo was established as MasAir in 1992 and started operations in Apr1992. rebranded to LATAM Cargo Mexico in 2016

^ Genealogy : MasAir Cargo (Aerotransportes MAS de Carga de CV) >LATAM Cargo Mexico

Maya Carga International   

1991* - 1991

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

MAYAir   

1995* - date

Active

^ Comments : MAYAir was formed as Charter Flight and commenced operations in 1994. Regional airline based at Cancún International Airport.

^ Genealogy : Charter Flight >MAYAir

MCS AeroCarga   

(2015)

Began?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Mexicana (CMA (Compania Mexicana de Aviacion))   

1924 - 2010

Inactive

^ Comments : Mexicana was founded in 1921 as CMTA (Compania Mexicana de Transportacion Aerea). it was the world's 4th oldest airline, and ceased operations on 28Aug2010

^ Genealogy : CMTA (Compania Mexicana de Transportación Aérea) +>Mexicana (CMA (Compania Mexicana de Aviacion))

Mexicana Click   

2008 - 2010

Inactive

^ Comments : Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23 August 1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In December 2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating

^ Genealogy : Aerolíneas Bonanza >Aerocaribe >Click Mexicana >Mexicana Click

Mexicana Inter   

(2009)

Began?

^ Comments : Mexicana Inter was formed to operate domestic routes which were formerly operated by ALMA

^ Genealogy :  

MexicanaLink   

2009 - 2010

Inactive

^ Comments : MexicanaLink commenced operations on 13Mar2009 & ceased on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating

^ Genealogy :  

Mexicargo   

1996 - 2000*

Inactive

^ Comments : Mexicargo was founded on 18Aug1991 by Marco Mediola and began flights in Feb1996 using a B.727-225F

^ Genealogy :  

Mex-Jet (MexJet)   

2001* - 2005

Renamed

^ Comments : VigoJet was rebranded from Mex-Jet (2001-2005). Cargo services within Mexico

^ Genealogy : Mex-Jet >VigoJet

Mexus   

(2007)

Began?

^ Comments : Mexus was founded in 2004 but failed to start

^ Genealogy :  

Morgan Jet Mexico   

2006* - 2009*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Naviera Mexicana   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Nova Air (Servicios Aeronauticos de Oriente)   

2005 - 2008

Inactive

^ Comments : Nova Air was formed in 2005 & ceased operations on 05Aug2008

^ Genealogy :  

Omega Aero Transportes   

1989* - 1989*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Omniflys   

1992* - date

Active

^ Comments : Omniflys was formed in 1992. Offers business & private charters out of Guadalajara Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International (GDL)

^ Genealogy :  

Pacific International   

(1991)

Began?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

PAL Aerolineas (Puebla Air Lines)   

1985 - 1995

Inactive

^ Comments : Puebla Air Lines (PAL Aerolineas) was founded in 1984 and began commercial operations in 1985

^ Genealogy :  

PanAm Air Cargo   

(2007)

Began?

^ Comments : Planet Airways (Mexico) was rebranded as PanAm Air Cargo in 2007 but did not start operations

^ Genealogy : Planet Airways (Mexico) >PanAm Air Cargo

Peninsular Linea Aerea   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Planet Airways (Mexico)   

2007 - 2007

Renamed

^ Comments : Planet Airways (Mexico) was rebranded as PanAm Air Cargo in 2007 but did not start operations

^ Genealogy : Planet Airways (Mexico) >PanAm Air Cargo

Quassar de Mexico   

1993 - 1995

Inactive

^ Comments : Quassar was founded in 1992 & started operations in 1993. Operated scheduled and charter services throughout Mexico and the USA

^ Genealogy :  

Redas Aerea Mexicana (Rutas Aereas Mexicanas)   

1950 - 1950

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Redwings   

2007 - date

Active

^ Comments : Redwings has been operating since 2007, the main base at Toluca International Airport

^ Genealogy :  

Regional Cargo (Aerolineas Regionales)   

2006 - 2011

Inactive

^ Comments : Regional Cargo was founded by Juan M. Rodríguez Anza, Ernesto Díaz González and Juan Ignacio Steta. The airline started operations at the city of Querétaro on 07Jul2006. Ceased oiperations in 2011

^ Genealogy :  

Republica   

1984* - 1985

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

RepublicAir (Republic Air)   

2006* - 2009*

Status?

^ Comments : RepublicAir (Republic Air) was founded in 2005. Scheduled and charter services out of Querétaro International Airport

^ Genealogy :  

SACSA (Servicios Aereos del Centros)   

1999* - 1999*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SAEMSA (Servicios Aereos Especializados Mexicanos)   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SAESA (Servicios Aereas Especiales SA)   

1967* - 1973*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SaintEx Cargo   

2008* - 2008*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SAM (Servicos Aerolineas Mexicanas)   

1992* - 2001*

Inactive

^ Comments : SAM (Servicos Aerolineas Mexicanas) was founded in 1992

^ Genealogy :  

SANSA   

1952* - 1952

Renamed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Tampico + Aeronaves de Oaxaca + SANSA =>LAUSA >LAUMSA

SARO (Servicios Aereos Rutas Oriente)   

1991* - 1994

Inactive

^ Comments : SARO (Servicios Aéreos Rutas Oriente) was an airline based in Monterrey. The airline was established in 1991 and due to their low prices, was one of the first low-cost airlines in Mexico and America. It operated scheduled and charter flights to Mexico City. SARO ceased operations in 1994

^ Genealogy :  

Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez   

1966 - 1966

Renamed

^ Comments : Aeromaya was formed on 01Nov1966, by merger of ASSA, which itself had taken over Aero Taxi SA of Merida & Servicio Aereo Gomez-Mendez

^ Genealogy : ASSA + Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez =>Aeromaya

Servicio Aereo Panini   

1936 - 1948

Renamed

^ Comments : Servicio Aereo Panini was formed by Rico Pani (owner of several hotels including Hotel Reforma at Mexico City), possibly with assets or assistance from Aerovis Internacionales in 1934. Purchased by Carlos Oriani (owner of Golfo & Pacífico S.A transport companies). Took-over Servicios Aéreos Panini. Acquired by Aeronaves de México [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Servicio Aereo Panini >>Aeronaves de México >Aeromexico

Servicio Aereos Baja (Baja Flying Service)  updated

1968* - 1976*

Status?

^ Comments : Servicio Aereo Baja (Baja Air Lines) operated scheduled services to Tijuana in Lower California (Baja California) from Puerto Vallarta, as well as undertaking charter work

^ Genealogy :  

Servicio Aereos de Yucatan   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicio de Transporte Aereo   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aéreos   

1960* - 1980*

Renamed

^ Comments : Aero California was founded in La Paz in 1960 as an air taxi operator, Servicios Aéreos. Scheduled services were launched in Jun1982 & it suspended operations on 23Jul2008

^ Genealogy : Servicios Aéreos >Aero California

Servicios Aereos Castellanos  updated

1967* - 1972*

Status?

^ Comments : Servicios Aereos Castellanos operated scheduled passenger services within Mexico

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aéreos de Carga Express   

1992* - 2000

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos de Toluca  updated

1966* - 1967*

Status?

^ Comments : Servicios Aereos de Toluca operated scheduled passenger services within Mexico

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos Ejecutivos De La Laguna   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos Estrella   

1999* - 2003

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos La Paz   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aéreos Nacionales   

1946* - 1946*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SETRA   

1996* - 2003*

Inactive

^ Comments : SETRA was passenger charter carrier based at México City Benito Juárez International (MEX)

^ Genealogy :  

Sonora Aero Transportes   

1971* - 1976

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

StatusAir   

**** - ****

Inactive

^ Comments : StatusAir: unfortunately little is known about this airline as yet [added]

^ Genealogy :  

Tabasquena de Aviacion   

1948 - 1970*

Inactive

^ Comments : Tabasquena de Aviacion was formed in 1948 as a scheduled passenger services within the State of Tabasco

^ Genealogy :  

TACA de Mexico   

(1944*)

Began?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TACMSA (Transportes Aéreos del Centro de México)   

1978 - 1987

Inactive

^ Comments : Westair de México was established in 1957 as Transportes Aéreos del Centro de México (TACMSA)

^ Genealogy : TACMSA (Transportes Aéreos del Centro de México) +>Westair de México

TACSA (Transportes Aereo de Carga SA)   

1978* - 1979*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TAESA Airlines   

1991 - 2000

Inactive

^ Comments : TAESA (Transportes Aéreos Ejecutivos) was a low cost airline out of Mexico City International Airport. The airline was established on 27Apr1988 operating executive business aircraft and later on in 1989 received their first Boeing 727-100 which was used to launch regular scheduled passenger service in 1991. The airline was declared bankrupt on 21Feb2000

^ Genealogy :  

TAJ (Transportes Aereos Jalisco)   

1949* - 1962*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TAM (Taxi Aereo de Mexico)   

1975* - 1979*

Status?

^ Comments : TAM (Taxi Aereo de Mexico) was founded in 1975

^ Genealogy :  

TAMSA (Transportes Sereos Mexicanos SA)   

1953* - 1966*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TANSA (Transportes Aereos de Nayarit SA)   

2003* - 2004*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TAR Aerolíneas (Transportes Aéreos Regionales)   

2014 - date

Active

^ Comments : TAR Aerolíneas was formed on 18Oct2011 by Grupo Mafra (a property development group). Started operations on 14Mar2014.

^ Genealogy :  

TATSA (Transportes Aereos Terrestres)  added

1943 - 1990

Inactive

^ Comments : When United Air Lines took over LAMSA (Lineas Aereas Mexicana, S. A. de C. V.) in 1943, it dropped Gordon Barry’s old Mazatlan-Tayoltita route, which had been maintained under a permanent route certificate on behalf of the San Luis Mining Company. To replace the service, TATSA was organized at Tayoltita and began service with a Stinson

^ Genealogy :  

TAU (Transportes Aereos Tauro)   

**** - ****

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxi Aereo de Oaxaca   

1940* - 1943

Renamed

^ Comments : [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Taxi Aereo de Oaxaca >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Taxis Aereos de Parral   

2001* - 2001*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxis Aereos de Sinaloa   

2001* - 2001*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxis Aereos de Sonora   

1954 - 1966*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxis Aereos Nacionales   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Tigres Voladores   

1958* - 1960*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TPA (Transpaís Aéreo)   

19748 - date

Active

^ Comments : TPA (Transpaís Aéreo) was established in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon in 1974

^ Genealogy :  

Trans Aereos Terrestres   

2004* - 2011*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Trans Mar de Cortes SA   

1948 - 1960

Renamed

^ Comments : Trans Mar de Cortes SA was founded as a private company in 1947 and began operations in Dec1948 with freight and mail services. Passenger carriage began in 1949 and in July 1952 the company took over LINEAS AEREOS del PACIFICO [AEROMEXICO was known until 1972 as AERONAVES de MEXICO. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961]

^ Genealogy : Trans Mar de Cortes SA >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Trans Mex (Trans Mexicanas)   

1981* - 1983*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transcaesa   

1983* - 1992*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportacion Aerea Mexicana   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transporte de Carga Aereo Pacifico   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transporte de Chiapas   

1938* - 1939*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aereos de Coahuila*   

1999* - 2003*

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aereos del Pacifico   

1936* - 1940

Renamed

^ Comments : [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aereos del Pacifico >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Transportes Aereos del Pacifico   

2002 - date

Active

^ Comments : Transportes Aereos del Pacifico was founded in 2000 with regional and domestic passenger services out of Los Mochis

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aereos el Condor   

**** - ****

Status?

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aéreos Federales   

1988 - 1988

Renamed

^ Comments : AeroMexico entered bankruptcy and was liquidated in 1988. Governemt stepped & renamed it to Transportes Aéreos Federales [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01 October 1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

^ Genealogy : Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

Transportes Aereos Tampico   

1946* - 1952

Renamed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Tampico + Aeronaves de Oaxaca + SANSA =>LAUSA >LAUMSA

Transportes Aeromar   

1987 - 1990*

Renamed

^ Comments : Aeromar was established on 29Jan1987 and started operations on 05Nov1987 as Transportes Aeromar

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aerom >Aeromar

Transportes Unidos del Caribe   

(****)

Unconfirmed

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

US-MX Airlink   

2012* - date

Active

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

VARSA (Vuelos Asesoria y Representaciones SA)   

1992 - 1994

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

VigoJet   

2005 - date

Active

^ Comments : VigoJet was rebranded from Mex-Jet (2001-2005). Cargo services within Mexico

^ Genealogy : Mex-Jet >VigoJet

VIP Servicios Aereos Ejecutivos   

2007* - 2007*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

VivaAerobus.com   

2006 - date

Active

^ Comments : VivaAerobus, a low cost airline was established by Tony Ryan and Maurice Mason in 2006. Started operations on 30Nov2006. Lo-cost regional scheduled carrier

^ Genealogy :  

Volaris   

2006 - date

Active

^ Comments : Volaris was founded as Vuela in Aug2005 with the first (non-commercial) flight was operated in Feb2006. Scheduled revenue flights were launched on 13Mar2006

^ Genealogy : Vuela >Volaris

Vuela   

2006 - 2006

Renamed

^ Comments : Volaris was founded as Vuela in Aug2005 with the first (non-commercial) flight was operated in Feb2006. Scheduled revenue flights were launched on 13Mar2006

^ Genealogy : Vuela >Volaris

VuelaMex (VueloMex)   

2001 - 2004*

Inactive

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Westair de Mexico   

2002 - 2003

Inactive

^ Comments : Westair de México was established in 1957 as TACMSA. West Air retired the certificate of Westair de México in May2003

^ Genealogy : TACMSA (Transportes Aéreos del Centro de México) +>Westair de México

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