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Brazil is the largest country in South America and is one of the world's largest and most populous countries, occupying almost half of the continent and extending from north of the equator to south of the Tropic of Capricorn. Its largest city is São Paulo, and its capital is Brasília

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August 4, 2017 

COLT Aviation was founded in 1997 but not start operations until 2006. Seems to have ceased operations [status change]

June 18, 2017

Anglo American Mining is an active business/private charter carrier out of  São Paulo Congonhas International (CGH) [added]

May 6, 2017

Linhas Aérea Redentora (Belo Horizonte Pampulha) plans to commence operations on 15May2017 [added] via ch-aviation

Airlines

Abaete Linhas Aereasmeta  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

1995 - date
Comments : ABAETE LINHAS AEREAS is a scheduled and charter domestic passenger airline that was formed as AEROTAXI ABAETE in 1979. Acquired ATLANTA TAXI AEREO in 1985. Expanded into scheduled services in 1995 under current name
Genealogy : Aerotaxi Abaete >Abaete Linhas Aereas
Airline Code : -- : ABJ

ABSA Cargo (Aerolinhas Brasileiras SA)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1995 - 2012
Comments : TAM Cargo started operations on 02Jun1995 as Brasil Transair. Renamed to ABSA in 1995 & to LATAM Cargo Brasil in 2016
Genealogy : Brasil Transair >ABSA Cargo >TAM Cargo >LATAM Cargo Brasil
Airline Code : M3 : TUS

Addey Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

1992* - date
Comments : No further information at this time
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Admiral Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 1999*
Comments : No further information at this time
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Airline Code :  

AEB Taxi Aero   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Aéreo Alpha Taxi Aéreo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Aero Amazonas Linhas Aereas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1996* - 1996*
Comments : No further information at this time
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Airline Code :  

Aero Geral  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1942 - 1952
Comments : Aero Geral was founded in 1941 & started operations in Feb1942. Grounded in 1944 & became operational again only in Jan1947. Merged into Varig on 29Feb1952 [Varig was founded on 07May1927 by Otto Ernst Meyer-Labastille. Operations started on 22Jun1927 The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. Ceased operating late 2006 but restarted in 2007 & airline ceased operations on 20Jul2006. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Brazil]
Genealogy : Aero Geral >>Varig >Gol
Airline Code :  

Aero Sita Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments : No further information at this time
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Airline Code :  

Aero Transportes Vitoria   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1962 - 1965*
Comments : Aero Transportes Vitoria was formed in 1962
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

AeroBrasil Cargo  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1998* - 2000
Comments : AeroBrasil Cargo ceased operations in 2000
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Aeroleo Taxi Aéreo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
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Aerolloyd Iguassu   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1933 - 1939
Comments : Aerolloyd Iguassú was founded in the beginning of 1933, in Curitiba & started operations on 20Jul1933. Sold to VASP on 28Oct1939
Genealogy : Aerolloyd Iguassu >>VASP
Airline Code :  

Aeromapa Brasil   

Status : Active

Dates :

1998* - date
Comments : Aeromapa Brasil was founded in 1998
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Aeronorte (Empresa de Transportes Aereos Norte do Brasil)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1950 - 1961
Comments : Aeronorte was founded on 20Dec1949
Genealogy : Aeronorte >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
Airline Code :  

AeroStar Brazil   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2009*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
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AeroStar Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

1995* - date
Comments : AeroStar Taxi Aereo was founded in 1995
Genealogy :  
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Aerotaxi Abaete   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1979* - 1995
Comments : ABAETE LINHAS AEREAS is a scheduled and charter domestic passenger airline that was formed as AEROTAXI ABAETE in 1979. Acquired ATLANTA TAXI AEREO in 1985. Expanded into scheduled services in 1995 under current name
Genealogy : Aerotaxi Abaete >Abaete Linhas Aereas
Airline Code :  

Aerotaxi Jacarepagua Ltda   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2005*
Comments : No further information at this time
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Airline Code :  

Aerotaxi Paulista   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1968* - 1978
Comments : Aerotaxi Paulista was formed in 1968
Genealogy : Aerotaxi Paulista >>TAM (Táxi Aéreo Marília) >TAM Aviação Executiva
Airline Code :  

Aerotaxi Poty   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2008*
Comments : No further information at this time
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Aerovalp Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1984* - 1985*
Comments : No further information at this time
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Aerovias Brasil   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1942* - 1954
Comments : Aerovias Brasil was set up by the TACA Group in 1942
Genealogy : >>VARIG
Airline Code :  

Aerovias SA   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Comments : No further information at this time
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Air Amazonia   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Comments :  
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Air Brasil Cargo  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005 - 2012
Comments : Air Brasil was a São Paulo freight carrier that started operations in Mar2005. It transported cargo to the Post Office through the Postal Night Network (RPN) and also carried out the non-regular transportation of cargo and mail, with national cargo agents as partners. Ceased operations on 15Dec2012
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : BSL

Air Club Transportes Aereos   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1998 - 2002
Comments : No further information at this time
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Airline Code :  

Air Minas  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003 - 2010
Comments : Air Minas was founded in mid-2002 as a low cost regional services. It was grounded on 30May2010 and lost its AOC on 20Sep2011. Air Minas Linhas Aéreas was an airline based in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. It operated passenger services from Belo Horizonte to destinations in the states of Minas Gerais and São Paulo
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : 6M : AMG

Air Vias Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994 - 1995
Comments : Air Vias was founded on 25Dec1993 as the first Brazilian airline dedicated exclusively to charter flights. Flights started in Jan1994. In Nov1995 Air Vias ceased operations
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Alfly Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Amazonaves Taxi Aéreo   

Status : Active

Dates :

1999* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Amazonia Linhas Aereas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2003*
Comments : No further information at this time
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Airline Code :  

Anglo American Mining  added

Status : Active

Dates :

2014* - date
Comments : Anglo American Mining is an active business/private charter carrier out of São Paulo Congonhas International (CGH)
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Aparte Taxi Aereo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1987* - 1999
Comments : Aparte Taxi Aereo was a domestic passenger carrier based in Sao Paulo, formed in 1987. Operated shuttle operations on behalf of four steel companies.
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : AP4

Apui Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2003* - date
Comments : Apui Taxi Aereo is an Air taxi company based in Manaus
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Arara Air*   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1989* - 1989*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Arara Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2005* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Arara Taxi Aereo (ATAL)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1975 - 1995
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Arruda   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1968* - 1968*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

ASA Branca Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Asas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1969* - 1969*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Asta Linhas Aéreas (América do Sul Táxi Aéreo)  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

1995* - date
Comments : Asta Linhas Aéreas (América do Sul Táxi Aéreo) was founded in 1995 as an air taxi company. The company received authorization to operate regular flights albeit still under charter status on 29Dec2009
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

ATA Air Taxi  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2002 - 2004
Comments : ata Brasil was originally formed as ATA Air Taxi In 2001. After being purchased from its original owners, it moved to Fortaleza in 2004, converted its air operators certificate to commercial operator and started operations on 26May2004 after being renamed. The company ceased its operations in early 2006.
Genealogy : ATA Air Taxi >ata Brasil
Airline Code :  

ata Brasil (Atlantico Transporte Aereo)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004 - 2006
Comments : ata Brasil was originally formed as ATA Air Taxi In 2001. After being purchased from its original owners, it moved to Fortaleza in 2004, converted its air operators certificate to commercial operator and started operations on 26May2004 after being renamed. The company ceased its operations in early 2006.
Genealogy : ATA Air Taxi >ata Brasil
Airline Code : -- : ABZ

Atlanta Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

1966* - date
Comments : Atlanta Taxi Aereo was founded on 14Sep1966
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Atlantico Linhas Aéreas  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 1996
Comments : Atlantico Linhas Aéreas was founded in 1994
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Atlas Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2000* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Avianca (Brazil)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010 - date
Comments : OceanAir Linhas Aéreas operations started on 30Jun1998 as an air-taxi company. Was re-branded as Avianca Brazil in2010. The first aircraft with the new name started operations on 27Apr2010
Genealogy : OceanAir Linhas Aereas >Avianca (Brazil)
Airline Code : O6 : ONE

Azul (Azul Linhas Aéreas)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Comments : Azul (Azul Linhas Aéreas) was founded on 27Mar2008 by David Neeleman (Jetblue founder) & launched services on 15Dec2008. Scheduled domestic services out of Sao Paulo Viracopas. TRIP merged into Azul on 06May2014
Genealogy : Trip >>Azul
Airline Code : AD : AZU

Bahia Taxi Aero (BATA)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1979* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Bay Air Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995* - 1995*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : BAO

BETA Carga (Brazilian Express Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1998 - 2012
Comments : BETA Carga was established in 1990 by Ioannis Ammersonis as Brasair Transportes Aéreos. Operations started on 30Jun1990 & ceased on 10Jul2012
Genealogy : Brasair >Beta Carga
Airline Code : -- : BET

BRA Transportes Aereos  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2006 - 2010
Comments : BRA was formed as Brasil Rodo Aereo in 1999. Changed to a Lo-cost & renamed in Mar2006. On 06Nov2007 BRA requested the National Civil Aviation Agency to suspend all flights on 07Nov2007 but In 2009 the airline was back in operations with charter flights
Genealogy : Brasil Rodo Aereo >BRA Transportes Aereos
Airline Code : 7R : BRB

Brascoota   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2016)
Comments : Brascoota will hold a formal unveiling ceremony on 20Sep2016 at Lins airport in the state of São Paulo. Plans to to haul fresh produce & meat around the country
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Brasil Central Linha Aerea Regional  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1986 - 1996
Comments : [TAM Linhas Aereas was formed as TRANSPORTES AEREOS NACIONAL in 1953. Nacionale was associated with FNM, a DC3 Pratt & Whitney engine maintenance centre. Renamed to VOTEC in 1958 and later changed again to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : >TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Brasil
Airline Code :  

Brasil Rodo Aereo  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1999 - 2006
Comments : BRA was formed as Brasil Rodo Aereo in 1999. Changed to a Lo-cost & renamed in Mar2006. On 06Nov2007 BRA requested the National Civil Aviation Agency to suspend all flights on 07Nov2007 but In 2009 the airline was back in operations with charter flights
Genealogy : Brasil Rodo Aereo >BRA Transportes Aereos
Airline Code :  

Brasil Transair (Transportes Charter Turismo)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1995 - 1995*
Comments : TAM Cargo started operations on 02Jun1995 as Brasil Transair. Renamed to ABSA in 1995 & to LATAM Cargo Brasil in 2016
Genealogy : Brasil Transair >ABSA Cargo >TAM Cargo >LATAM Cargo Brasil
Airline Code :  

Brasilia Transportes Aereos   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2000* - 2000*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

BrasMex (Brasil-Minas Express)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2004
Comments : BrasMex (Brasil-Minas Express) was founded in 2001. It was a cargo carrier from Belo Horizonte, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo to Luxembourg, Manaus, Miami and Milan.. Ceased operating in Feb2004 due to financial reasons
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Brava Linhas Aéreas  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2013 - 2013
Comments : Brava Linhas Aéreas Ltda, formerly known as NHT Linhas Aéreas, was a domestic airline based in Porto Alegre, founded in 2006. It started operations in Aug2006. By the end of 2013, the airline had been grounded by the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil (ANAC) and ceased all flights
Genealogy : NHT Linhas Aereas >Brava
Airline Code : N7 : NHG

BTA (Brasair Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1990 - 1998
Comments : BETA Carga was established in 1990 by Ioannis Ammersonis as Brasair Transportes Aéreos. Operations started on 30Jun1990 & ceased on 10Jul2012
Genealogy : Brasair >Beta Carga
Airline Code :  

C>FLY Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

2013* - date
Comments : C>FLY Aviation provides business air charter services out of São Paulo
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Capital   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

CargoBIS   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2010)
Comments : CargoBIS was never started operations
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

CB Air Táxi Aéreo   

Status : Active

Dates :

1996* - date
Comments : CB Air Táxi Aéreo has agreed to acquire rival operator Global Táxi Aéreo
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Central Aerea   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948^ - 1955
Comments : Central Aerea was founded in 1948 and integrated into Transportes Aereos Nacionales in 1955
Genealogy : Central Aerea >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
Airline Code :  

Chart Air   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Cielo Taxi Aereo SA   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2010* - 2012*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Clean Air   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2009)
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Clube Aereo de Viagens   

Status : Active

Dates :

1981* - date
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Clube Nautico Agua Limpa   

Status : Active

Dates :

1981* - date
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

COBRASA (Compania Brasileira de Servicos Aeronaticos)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1960* - 1960*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Codagro   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2005* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

COLT Aviation  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2006 - 2016*
Comments : COLT Aviation was founded in 1997 but not start operations until 2006. Seems to have ceased operations
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : XCA

COLT Cargo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2013* - date
Comments : COLT Cargo is a cargo airline based in São Paulo, Brazil. It was founded in 2013 by COLT Aviation, a business charter company
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Companhia Itau de Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947* - 1956
Comments : Companhia Itau de Transportes Aereos was founded in 1947 and ceased operation in 1956 (was integrated into Transportes Aereos Nacionales)
Genealogy : Companhia Itau de Transportes Aereos >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig…
Airline Code :  

Conagra   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Condor Syndikat   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1927 - 1927
Comments : Condor Syndikat was formed by Deutsche Aero Lloyd & SCADTA on 05May1924. First flight was on 22Feb1927 & ceased on 01Jul1927
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Correio Aero Nacional   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1931 - 1963*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Cruiser Linhas Aereos  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2010
Comments : Charter, scheduled and air taxi flights within Brazil. CRUISER LINEAS AEREO was formed as CRUISER TAXI AEREO. The airline began with air taxi services, but added scheduled services on 04Jun2001. Cruiser Linhas Aéreas was an airline based in Curitiba, Brazil. It used to operate domestic services to 10 destinations in the states of Paraná, Rondônia and Mato Grosso, as well as charter and air taxi services within Brazil. Its main base is Curitiba-Bacacheri Airport (BFH). On 04Mar2010, the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil suspended the operations license of the airline due to maintenance problems
Genealogy : Cruiser Taxi Aereo >Cruiser Lineas Aereos
Airline Code : J6 : VCR

Cruiser Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2001* - 2001
Comments : Charter, scheduled and air taxi flights within Brazil. CRUISER LINEAS AEREO was formed as CRUISER TAXI AEREO. The airline began with air taxi services, but added scheduled services on 04Jun2001. Cruiser Linhas Aéreas was an airline based in Curitiba, Brazil. It used to operate domestic services to 10 destinations in the states of Paraná, Rondônia and Mato Grosso, as well as charter and air taxi services within Brazil. Its main base is Curitiba-Bacacheri Airport (BFH). On 04Mar2010, the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil suspended the operations license of the airline due to maintenance problems
Genealogy : Cruiser Taxi Aereo >Cruiser Lineas Aereos
Airline Code :  

Cruzeiro Aerofoto   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 2000*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Cruzeiro do Sul  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1943 - 1993
Comments : Cruzeiro do Sul was officially formed on 01Dec1927 as Sindicato Condor. The airline became Servicos Aeros Condor in Mar1941. Is fully absorbed into Varig on 01Jan1993 [Varig was founded on 07May1927 by Otto Ernst Meyer-Labastille. Operations started on 22Jun1927 The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. Ceased operating late 2006 but restarted in 2007 & airline ceased operations on 20Jul2006. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Brazil]
Genealogy : Sindicato Condor >Servicos Aeros Condor >Cruzeiro do Sul >>VARIG ...>Gol
Airline Code : SC : CRZ

Cruzeiro Taxi Aereo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1972* - 2013
Comments : Cruzeiro Taxi Aereo started operations in early 1970s
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

CTA (Cleiton Taxi Aereo)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2002* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Dakota Taxi Aereo (DATA)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1989* - 1989*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Digex Aero Cargo (Di Gregorio Expresso)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996 - 1999
Comments : Digex Aero Cargo provided cargo services with a single B727-100C aircraft out of Guarulhos. Ceased operations in 1999
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Empresa do Transporte Aereo Brasileiro   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1928^ - 1929
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Empresa do Transporte Aereos Pedro Sanchez   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Empressa Aerovianca Atlantica   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

ETA (Empresa de Transporte Aéreo)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1929 - 1929
Comments : Ruy Vacani and the Braga Brothers founded ETA (Empresa de Transporte Aéreo) on 10Aug1928. The first flight was on 30Jul1929 & it ceased on 16Nov1929
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

ETA (Empresa de Transporte Aéreo)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Extreme Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2003* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Flex Aero Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2006 - 2016
Comments : Flex Aero Taxi Aereo was founded in 2006 & merged into TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente
Genealogy : Flex Aero Taxi Aereo >TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente
Airline Code :  

Flex Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2008 - 2010
Comments : Flex Linhas Aereas was relaunched from Nordeste & started operations on 08Mar2008. Declared bankruptcy & ceased operations on 20Aug2010
Genealogy : Nordeste Linhas Aereas Regionais >Flex Linhas Aereas
Airline Code : JH : FFX

Fly Brasil Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2002
Comments : A consortium led by Brazilian air-taxi operator Fly Brasil Taxi Aéreo had bought ailing domestic carrier Transbrasil, with plans to relaunch services by Mar2002 but this did not materialise
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Fly Linhas Aereas  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 2003
Comments : Fly Linhas Aereas was founded in 1995 & began operations on 25Aug1995, with a B.727-200 as a charter carrier linking Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo to holiday destinations in the northeast of Brazil. Increasing competition with Gol Airlines which led to the ceasing of operations in 2003
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Flyways Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2015 - 2016
Comments : Flyways Linhas Aéreas was founded on 11Jun2014. Took delivery of an ATR72-500 aircraft on 13Jul2015 & commenced services on 28Dec2015. Suspended operations in Jul2016. Restarted 10Oct2016. Suspended again in Nov2016
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Fretax Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2002* - date
Comments : Fretax Táxi Aéreo was establised in 2002
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

GENSA (General Servicos Aereos)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1997 - date
Comments : GENSA was founded on 13Dec1996 in Sao Paulo Congonhas, but transferred to Campo Grande in the state of Matto Gross do Sul on 07May1997. Operations had started in Mar1997
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : GEN

Girassol Aero Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2003* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Global Táxi Aéreo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2015* - 2016
Comments : CB Air Táxi Aéreo has agreed to acquire rival operator Global Táxi Aéreo
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Globex Cargo Air   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2008)
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Gol Transportes Aereos   

Status : Active

Dates :

2001 - date
Comments : Gol Transportes Aereos was founded in 2000 & operations started 15Jan2001. Domestic low cost flights out of Sao Paulo [VARIG-VRG was formed by the GOL obtaining a cotrolling stake in a failing Varig. VARIG was founded by a German immigrant (Otto Ernst Meyer). The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. Ceased operating late 2006 but restarted in 2007]
Genealogy : Gol
Airline Code : G3 : GLO

Gonair Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2006*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Helisul Aero Taxi   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1996* - 1996
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : >TAM Express
Airline Code :  

Helivia Aero Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2003* - 2003*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Henrimar Taxi Aéreo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Heringer Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2002*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Inter-American Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1940* - 1940*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

InterBrasil STAR (Sistema de Transporte Aereo Regional)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 2001
Comments : On 14Jan1994, Transbrasil created its regional subsidiary Interbrasil STAR to operate as feeder-carrier. Services started on 03Jul1995 & the last operating date was 03Dec2001 along with its parent company
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1998* - 2000*
Comments : Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais was formed in 1991 as ITA. It was renamed when the formed was acquired by TAM. It was merged into the parent company [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : ITA (Itapemirim Transportes Aereos) >Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais >>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code :  

ITA (Itapemirim Transportes Aereos)  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1991 - 1998
Comments : Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais was formed in 1991 as ITA. It was renamed when the formed was acquired by TAM. It was merged into the parent company [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : ITA (Itapemirim Transportes Aereos) >Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais >>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code :  

Itapemirim Carga Aerea   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1989 - 1999
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Itaú   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948 - 1956
Comments : Itaú was founded on 30Sep1947 as a subsidiary of the cement producer Itaú. Operations started in 1948. Sold to TAN & incorporated in in 1956
Genealogy : Itaú >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
Airline Code :  

Jaragua Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Jat Aerotaxisudan air   

Status : Active

Dates :

1979* - date
Comments : JAT AeroTaxi still operating utiising a single C208B
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Jet Sul Taxi Aereo (Jet-Sul)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1987* - 2009*
Comments : Jet Sul Taxi Aereo was formed in 1987
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Kommodoro Taxi Aereo (Komodoro Taxi Aereo)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

L.A.T.B. (Linha Aerea Transcontinental Brasileira )   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1944^ - 1951
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : L.A.T.B. >>REAL Transportes Aereos ...>Gol
Airline Code :  

LAB (Linhas Aereas Brasileiras)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1945 - 1948
Comments : LAB (Linhas Aereas Brasileiras) was founded on 14Jul1945 & flights started on 08Dec1945. It ceased operations in 1948
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Laguna Linhas Aereas   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2010)
Comments : Laguna Linhas Aereas was formerly known as Laguna Taxi Aéreo. Received its AOC on 2010 but did not start operations
Genealogy : Laguna Taxi Aéreo >Laguna Linhas Aereas
Airline Code :  

Laguna Taxi Aéreo  added

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2009* - 2010*
Comments : Laguna Linhas Aereas was formerly known as Laguna Taxi Aéreo. Received its AOC on 2010 but did not start operations
Genealogy : Laguna Taxi Aéreo >Laguna Linhas Aereas
Airline Code :  

LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas)  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1946 - 1951
Comments : [LOIDE was formed by an amalgamation between LINHAS AEREAS PAULISTAS and TRANSPORTES AEREOS BANDEIRANTES] Linhas Aéreas Paulistas – LAP S.A. was founded in 1943 but the first meeting of shareholders took place only on 09Feb1945.In Jun1945 LAP was given authorization to operate and in 1946 flights from São Paulo to Recife via the coast started. Later, flights were extended beyond Recife, to Campina Grande]
Genealogy : LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas) + TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes) =>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
Airline Code :  

LASA (Engenhana e Prospeccoes)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1947* - 1996*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

LATAM Airlines Brasil  added

Status : Active

Dates :

2016 - date
Comments : [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code :  

LATAM Cargo Brasil   

Status : Active

Dates :

2016 - date
Comments : TAM Cargo started operations on 02Jun1995 as Brasil Transair. Renamed to ABSA in 1995 & to LATAM Cargo Brasil in 2016
Genealogy : Brasil Transair >ABSA Cargo >TAM Cargo >LATAM Cargo Brasil
Airline Code :  

Latin Air Cargo   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2014)
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Lider Taxi Aereo (Taxi Aereo Lider)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1978* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy : Lider Taxi Aereo
Airline Code : -- : LID

Lider Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1958^ - 1959*
Comments :  
Genealogy : >Lider Taxi Aereo
Airline Code :  

Linhas Aérea Redentora  added

Status : Planned

Dates :

2017 >
Comments : Linhas Aérea Redentora (Belo Horizonte Pampulha) plans to commence operations on 15May2017, offering services from Brasilia to Belo Horizonte Pampulha
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Linhas Aereas Natal   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1946^ - 1950
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : Linhas Aereas Natal >>REAL Transportes Aereos ...>Gol
Airline Code :  

Linhas Aereas Wright  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947^ - 1948
Comments : Linhas Aereas Wright founded in 1947 and merged into Real Transportes Aereos in 1948
Genealogy : Linhas Aereas Wright >>REAL Transportes Aereos ….>Gol
Airline Code :  

Litoranea Taxi Aereo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2007* - 2009
Comments : Litoranea Taxi Aereo ceased operations in 2009, the aircraft purchased by SOL Linhas Aereas
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Lóide Aéreo Nacional   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1951 - 1962
Comments : LOIDE was formed by an amalgamation between LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas) & TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes)
Genealogy : LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas) + TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes) =>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
Airline Code :  

LRC Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003* - 2004*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Mais Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012 - date
Comments : Mais Linhas Aéreas was established in Salvador in Brazil’s Northeast region & operations started on 06Sep2012
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Manaus Aero Taxi   

Status : Active

Dates :

2003* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

MAP Linhas Aéreas (Manaus Aerotaxi Participações)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012 - date
Comments : MAP (Manaus Aerotaxi Participações S/A) was founded in 2011 and received its AOC on 14Aug2012, starting later that year
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : PAM

Maria da Glória Transportes Aéreos (Transportes Aéreos Glória)   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2015)
Comments : Status change as Maria da Glória Transportes Aéreos does not intend to start
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Marica Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Master Aerotaxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1987* - 1987*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Mega Airlines (Mega Linhas Aereas)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2007* - 2007*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : MEL

Mesquita Taxi Aereo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1991* - 1997
Comments : META Linhas Aéreas was established in 1991 by Francisco Assunção Mesquita as Mesquita Taxi Aereo. Ceased operations in 2012
Genealogy : Mesquita Taxi Aereo >META Linhas Aéreas
Airline Code :  

META Linhas Aéreas (Meta - Mesquita Transportes Aéreos)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997 - 2012
Comments : META Linhas Aéreas was established in 1991 by Francisco Assunção Mesquita as Mesquita Taxi Aereo. In 1997 it was granted a concession to fly regular flights and initiated those operations with an Embraer EMB 110 Bandeirante, flying from Boa Vista to Manaus and Porto Velho. At that time it changed the name to META Linhas Aéreas. Ceased operations in 2012. Domestic scheduled services in Northern Brazil from Boa Vista International
Genealogy : Mesquita Taxi Aereo >META Linhas Aéreas
Airline Code : -- : MSQ

Modern Logistics  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

2017 - date
Comments : Modern Logistics started operations in 2017 with a B.737-4K5(SF)
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

More Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2012 - 2013
Comments : More Linhas Aereas had its AOC granted on 18 Jun20110. Started operations on 09Jun2012 & ceased in 2013
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

MTA (Master Top Linhas Aereas)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2006 - 2012
Comments : MTA Master Top was founded in 2006 & operated scheduled cargo service out of Sao Paulo Viracopos. Ceased operations in 2012
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : MST

NAB (Navegacao Aerea Brasileira)  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1941 - 1961
Comments : NAB (Navegacao Aerea Brasileira) was incorporated in Rio de Janeiro on 28Feb1940 & inaugurated service on 28Mar1941. It was purchased by Lóide Aéreo Nacional on 24Oct1961. First flight was from Rio to Fortaleza. Merged into VASP via Lóide Aéreo Nacional
Genealogy : NAB (Navegacao Aerea Brasileira) >>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
Airline Code :  

Nacional Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1950* - 1962*
Comments :  
Genealogy : >Gol
Airline Code :  

Nacional Transportes Aereos   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2003
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Neo Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010 - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

NHR Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2009*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

NHT Linhas Aereas  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2006 - 2012
Comments : Brava Linhas Aéreas Ltda, formerly known as NHT Linhas Aéreas, was a domestic airline based in Porto Alegre, founded in 2006. It started operations in Aug2006
Genealogy : NHT Linhas Aereas >Brava
Airline Code : -- : NHG

NOAR Linhas Aereas (Nordeste Aviação Regional Linhas Aéreas)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2010 - 2011
Comments : NOAR Linhas Aereas was founded in 2009 & started operations on 14Jun2010. Following operational complications after its 13Jul2011 accident, Noar requested to ANAC the temporary suspension of its services on 20Sep2011. On 26Nov2014 Noar lost its AOC. Served domestic routes in northeastern Brazil from its Recife base
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : NRA

Nordeste Linhas Aereas Regionais  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 2007
Comments : Nordeste Linhas Aereas Regionais was founded in 1976 & services started on 25Jun1976 Regional passenger and cargo airline in the Northeast of Brazil [FLEX LINHAS AEREAS was relaunched from NORDESTE]
Genealogy : Nordeste Linhas Aereas Regionais >Flex Linhas Aereas
Airline Code : JH : NES

NOTA (Norte Taxi Aereo)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1975* - 1976
Comments :  
Genealogy : >TABA
Airline Code :  

NTA (Nacional Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000 - 2002
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

NYRBA do Brasil  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1929 - 1930
Comments : [Panair do Brasi was founded & began operations on 22Oct1929 as NYRBA do Brasil. Renamed on 21Nov1930 & started operations on 02Mar1931. Forced to cease operations abruptly on 10Feb1965 when the Brazilian military government, which seized power the year before, suspended its operational certification and allotted its international route concessions to Varig and domestic to Cruzeiro do Sul]
Genealogy : NYRBA do Brasil >Panair do Brasil
Airline Code :  

OceanAir Linhas Aereas   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1998 - 2010
Comments : OceanAir Linhas Aéreas operations started on 30Jun1998. Was re-branded as Avianca Brazil in2010. The first aircraft with the new name started operations on 27Apr2010
Genealogy : OceanAir Linhas Aereas >Avianca (Brazil)
Airline Code : O6 : ONE

OMTA (Organisacao Mineira de Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1946 - 1957
Comments : OMTA began its operations on 28Jan1946 as an air charter company. OMTA operated as an autonomous unity for sometime but eventually in 1957 it was absorbed by Nacionale
Genealogy : OMTA >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
Airline Code :  

ORA Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 1999*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Panair do Brasil  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1931 - 1965
Comments : Panair do Brasi was founded & began operations on 22Oct1929 as NYRBA do Brasil. Renamed on 21Nov1930 & started operations on 02Mar1931. Forced to cease operations abruptly on 10Feb1965 when the Brazilian military government, which seized power the year before, suspended its operational certification and allotted its international route concessions to Varig and domestic to Cruzeiro do Sul
Genealogy : NYRBA do Brasil >Panair do Brasil
Airline Code :  

Pantanal (Linhas Sul-Matogrossenses)  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1993 - 2013
Comments : Pantanal was established in 1993 & operated as a regional scheduled airline serving South and Central West Brazil out of Sao Paulo. The incorporation process of Panatal into TAM was finalised on 23Aug2013 [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Pantanal >>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code : GP : PTN

Paraense Commercial Limited   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1952 - 1955
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : >Paraense Transportes Aereos
Airline Code :  

Paraense Transportes Aereos   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1952 - 1970
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : Paraense Transportes Aereos
Airline Code :  

Passaredo Linhas Aereas   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Comments : Passaredo Linhas Aereas was established by a bus company of the same name as Passaredo Transportes Aereas in 1995. Operations started on 30Jun1995
Genealogy : Passaredo Transportes Aereas >Passaredo Linhas Aereas
Airline Code : P3 : PAZ

Passaredo Transportes Aereas   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1995 - 2008
Comments : Passaredo Linhas Aereas was established by a bus company of the same name as Passaredo Transportes Aereas in 1995. Operations started on 30Jun1995
Genealogy : Passaredo Transportes Aereas >Passaredo Linhas Aereas
Airline Code : Y8 : PTB

Pena Taxi Aereo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1989* - 1995
Comments : PENTA Airlines was established in 1989 as Pena Taxi Aereo
Genealogy : >PENTA Airlines
Airline Code :  

PENTA Airlines (Pena Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 2005
Comments : PENTA Airlines was established in 1989 as Pena Taxi Aereo
Genealogy : Pena Taxi Aereo >PENTA Airlines
Airline Code : 5P : PEP

Phoenix Brasil   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996* - 1996*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : C66

Piquiatuba Transportes Aéreos  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

2005 - date
Comments : Piquiatuba Transportes Aéreos was founded & launched operations in 2005 as an air taxi operator
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Planair Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Platinum Air (Platinum Linhas Aereas)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2006 - 2009*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Pluma Norte Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1991* - 1991*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

POP Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2013)
Comments :  
Genealogy : WhiteJets >POP Linhas Aéreas
Airline Code : W7 : ---

PRIMA   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Promodal Transportes Aereos (GPT)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004 - 2004
Comments : Promodal Transportes Aereos was established in 2003 and was wholly owned by Grupo GPT Operations ceased in 2004, and the company was subsequently dissolved. Sao Paulo based freight carrier
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : GPT

Puma Air  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002 - 2011
Comments : Puma Air was founded on 21Jan 2002. It was grounded on 16Aug2011 & lost its operational license on 23Jul2013
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : Z4 : PLY

REAL Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1946 - 1961
Comments : Real (Redes Estaduais Aéreas Limitadas) Transportes Aéreos was founded in 1945 as Redes Estaduais Aereas. It was merged into Varig in 1961
Genealogy : Redes Estaduais Aereas >REAL >>VARIG….>Gol
Airline Code :  

Redes Estaduais Aereas   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1946 - 1946
Comments : Real (Redes Estaduais Aéreas Limitadas) Transportes Aéreos was founded in 1945 as Redes Estaduais Aereas. It was merged into Varig in 1961
Genealogy : Redes Estaduais Aereas >REAL >>VARIG….>Gol
Airline Code :  

Regional Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 1999*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Rico - Rondonia Industria y Comercio  added

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1979* - 1980
Comments : Rico - Rondônia Indústria e Comércio, in 1980 would be merged with Taxi Aéreo Rondônia to create Rico Taxi Aéreo.
Genealogy : Rondonia Industria y Comercio + Taxi Aéreo Rondônia =>Rico Taxi Aéreo.
Airline Code :  

RICO Linhas Aerea  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996 - 2010
Comments : RICO Linhas Aerea was created by Rico Taxi Aereo on 01Nov1996. Merged back into parent company. The airline was grounded on 01Jun2010 and on 07Jun2011 lost its operational license.
Genealogy : RICO Linhas Aerea >>Rico Taxi Aéreo.
Airline Code : C7 : RLE

Rico Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

1980 - date
Comments : Rico Taxi Aereo was founded in 1971 as Taxi Aereo Rondonia. Later, Yurtsever also created Rico - Rondônia Indústria e Comércio, a company that in 1980 would be merged with Taxi Aéreo Rondônia to create Rico Taxi Aéreo.
Genealogy : Rondonia Industria y Comercio + Taxi Aéreo Rondônia =>Rico Taxi Aéreo.
Airline Code :  

Rio Linhas Aéreas  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Comments : Rio Linhas Aéreas was founded in 2007 & commenced operations in 2008 as a cargo airline, based in Curitiba, state of Paraná, Brazil. It operates night flight contracts to transport mail and packages for Correios (Brazilian Postal Service).
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : RL : RIO

Rio-Sul Servicos Aereas Regionais  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 2002
Comments : Rio-Sul Servicos Aereas Regionais was established on 24Aug1976 and started operations on 08Sep1976. The airline was originally formed by Top Táxi Aéreo, Bradesco Bank, Atlântica-Boavista Insurance, and Varig.
Genealogy : >>VARIG….>Gol
Airline Code : SL : RSL

Royal Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

Early 1980s
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Sadia SA Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1956 - 1972
Comments : Sadia SA Transportes Aereos was formed as a meat carrying airline on 05Jan1955 by Commander Omar Fontana & its first regular flight was operated on 16Mar1956 [TransBrasil was formed as a meat carrying airline in 1955 & known as Sadia SA Transportes Aereos until 1972. Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS) was acquired in 1962 and the operations absorbed in. The regional airline INTERBRASIL STAR was acquired .First operator of EMB-110 in 1973. International and domestic airline. Ceased operations on 03Dec2001. Declared bankrupt in 2006]
Genealogy : Sadia SA Transportes Aereos >Transbrasil
Airline Code :  

SAVA Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1978* - 1998
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : TD : TNS

SAVAG (SA Viacao Aerea Gaucha)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947 - 1966
Comments : SAVAG was founded in on 25Nov1946 in the city of Rio Grande that operated mainly in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. It was absorbed by Cruzeiro do Sul in 1966
Genealogy : SAVAG >>Cruzeiro do Sul…. >Gol
Airline Code :  

Scala Aereo Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1985* - 1985*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Selva Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1998* - 1998*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Servicos Aereos Condor  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1941 - 1943
Comments : [CRUZEIRO was formed as SYNDICATO CONDOR in 1927 as a subsiduary of Deutsche Luft Hansa. The name was changed in 1941 to SERVICOS AEREOS CONDOR and to last name in 1943 following the severence of all German control] [[VARIG-VRG was formed by the GOL obtaining a cotrolling stake in a failing Varig. VARIG was founded by a German immigrant (Otto Ernst Meyer). The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. Ceased operating late 2006 but restarted in 2007]
Genealogy : >Gol
Airline Code :  

Sete Express   

Status : Active

Dates :

2009* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

SETE Linhas Aereas (Serviços Especiais de Transportes Executivos)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1976 - 2015
Comments : SETE Linhas Aereas was formed as an air taxi company in 1976 when Rolim Adolfo Amaro, also founder of TAM Airlines, created an airline specialised in general aviation and maintenance. The airline was sold to Luis Roberto Villela in 1980. Licensed to to operate passenger services in 2006 under the name of SETE Linhas Aereas. In spite of being the main regional airline of both Central and North-Central regions of Brazil all regular services were indefinetively suspended on 31Dec2015
Genealogy : Sete Linhas Aereas >>Sete Taxi Aereo
Airline Code :  

SETE Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

1976 - date
Comments : SETE Linhas Aereas was formed as an air taxi company in 1976 when Rolim Adolfo Amaro, also founder of TAM Airlines, created an airline specialised in general aviation and maintenance. The airline was sold to Luis Roberto Villela in 1980. Licensed to to operate passenger services in 2006 under the name of SETE Linhas Aereas. In spite of being the main regional airline of both Central and North-Central regions of Brazil all regular services were indefinetively suspended on 31Dec2015
Genealogy : Sete Linhas Aereas >>Sete Taxi Aereo
Airline Code :  

Sideral Air Cargo  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Comments : Sideral Air Cargo is a cargo airline based in Curitiba. It was established in 2010 & obtained its final certification in Feb2010. It made its first commercial flight on 13Mar2011
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : SID

Skybridge Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2016)
Comments : Skybridge Linhas Aéreas is due to start scheduled services in 2016
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

SkyJet Brasil (Rio Air Express)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994* - 1996
Comments : SkyJet Brasil (Rio Air Express) was formed in 1994
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : SKA

Skylift Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Skymaster Airlines  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997 - 2008
Comments : Skymaster Airlines was established on 30Nov1995 and started operations in 1997. Regional cargo charter services out of Manaus Eduardo Gomes International. Ceased operations in 2008
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : SKC

Sol Linhas Aereas  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2009 - 2011
Comments : Sol Linhas Aéreas was founded in 2008 & and the first flight was operated on 12Oct2009. All operations were suspended on 28Nov2011. Cascavel, Parana based carrier
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : SBA

SP Cargo Air   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2011)
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Star Consultoria Aeronáutica   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Sterna Linhas Aéreas  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2015* - 2016
Comments : Sterna Linhas Aéreas has been forced to temporarily suspend its operations due to an aircraft accident. Hopes to restart in 2017
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Syndicato Condor   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1928 - 1941
Comments : Syndicato Condor was founded on 01Dec1927 & recognised by the Brazilian Government 20Jan1928. Renamed to Servicos Aeros Condor in Mar1941 [CRUZEIRO was formed as SYNDICATO CONDOR in 1927 as a subsiduary of Deutsche Luft Hansa. The name was changed in 1941 to SERVICOS AEREOS CONDOR and to last name in 1943 following the severence of all German control] [VARIG-VRG was formed by the GOL obtaining a cotrolling stake in a failing Varig. VARIG was founded by a German immigrant (Otto Ernst Meyer). The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. Ceased operating late 2006 but restarted in 2007]
Genealogy : Syndicato Condor >Servicos Aeros Condor…...>Gol
Airline Code :  

TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947 - 1951
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas) + TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes) =>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
Airline Code :  

TABA (Transportes Aereos da Bacia Amazonica)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1976 - 1999
Comments : TABA (Transportes Aereos da Bacia Amazonica) was formed on 01Jan1976 & its services started on 29Apr1976. TABA absorbed NOTA in 1976. Regional and domestic carrier around the Amazon basin. Ceased operating but was reformed by many of the former employees. n 1997 TABA was already in serious economic trouble and finally in 1999 it ceased operations
Genealogy : NOTA >>TABA
Airline Code : TT : TAB

TAC (Transportes Aereas Catarinense)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1950 - 1966
Comments : TAC was founded in Dec1947 that operated mainly in the south and southeast regions of Brazil. It was absorbed by Cruzeiro do Sul in 1966 on 01Jan1966
Genealogy : TAC >>Cruzeiro do Sul …..>Gol
Airline Code :  

Tacezul (Taxi Aereo Ceu Azul)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1994* - 2005*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TAF Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996 - 2010
Comments : TAF Linhas Aereas was established and started operations as an air taxi company (Táxi Aéreo Fortaleza) in 1957 by pilot Ariston Pessoa de Araújo. On 01Mar1995, it was officially proclaimed a regular airline, and on 17Mar1996 its name became TAF Linhas Aéreas. On 15Jun2010, the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil suspended the operational license of TAF and the airline was grounded. Finally, on 07Feb2013 its license was revoked
Genealogy : Taxi Aero Fortaleza >TAF Linhas Aereas
Airline Code : R9 : TSD

TAG (Taxi Aereo Geral)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TAL (Transportes Aereos Ltda)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948 - 1950
Comments : TAL (Transportes Aereos Ltda) was founded in 1947 [Cruzeiro (Servicos Aereos Cruzeiro do Sul) was officially founded on 01Dec1927, as Sindicato Condor. Became Servicos Aeros Condor in Mar1941. Cruzeiro absorbed Transportes Aereos, Catarinense and Viacao Aerea Gaucha during 1967]
Genealogy : >Gol
Airline Code :  

TAM (Taxi Aereo Marilia)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1961* - 2008*
Comments : TAM Aviação Executiva was founded in 1961 by Rolim Amaro as TAM (Taxi Aereo Marilia)
Genealogy : TAM (Táxi Aéreo Marília) >TAM Aviação Executiva
Airline Code :  

TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais)  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1996 - 2000
Comments : [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code :  

TAM Aviação Executiva   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008* - date
Comments : TAM Aviação Executiva was founded in 1961 by Rolim Amaro as TAM (Taxi Aereo Marilia)
Genealogy : TAM (Táxi Aéreo Marília) >TAM Aviação Executiva
Airline Code :  

TAM Cargo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2012 - 2016
Comments : TAM Cargo started operations on 02Jun1995 as Brasil Transair. Renamed to ABSA in 1995 & to LATAM Cargo Brasil in 2016
Genealogy : Brasil Transair >ABSA Cargo >TAM Cargo >LATAM Cargo Brasil
Airline Code :  

TAM Express   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1996 - 2002*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : TAM Express
Airline Code :  

TAM Linhas Aereas  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2000 - 2016
Comments : [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Brasil Central Linhas Aerea Regionais >TAM Transportes Aereos Meridionais >TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code : JJ : TAM

TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 2000
Comments : [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code : TF : ---

TAMIG (Taxi Aereo Minas Gerais)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1967* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TAP (Transportes Aereos Presidente)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2005*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : TPE

Target Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TASA (Transportes Aereos Sul Americanos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1948* - 1949
Comments : DC3 opertaor. Transportes Aereos Sul Americanos short-lived airlines created in 1948 and closed in 1949
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Tasul (Taxi Aereo Sul)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 1999*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TAVAJ Linhas Aereas  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1972 - 2004
Comments : TAVAJ Linhas Aereas was founded in 1972 as an air taxi operator in Cruzeiro do Sul and became a scheduled carrier in 1994. Its main base is Rio Branco International Airport
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : 4U : TVJ

Tavares de Participacoes   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2007 - 2007*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2004*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aéreo Capital Salvador  added

Status : Inactive

Dates :

**** - ****
Comments : Taxi Aéreo Capital Salvador was business & private charter carrier based at Salvador Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães (SSA)
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Ciaba   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2002*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo de Santander   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1960* - 1960*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Flamingo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1968* - 1979*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Táxi Aéreo Hercules   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Itaituba   

Status : Active

Dates :

1975 - date
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Kovacs   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Kovaks   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Pluma   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Rio Amazonas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2005*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Rondonia  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1971* - 1980
Comments : Rico Taxi Aereo was founded in 1971 as Taxi Aereo Rondonia. Later, Yurtsever also created Rico - Rondônia Indústria e Comércio, a company that in 1980 would be merged with Taxi Aéreo Rondônia to create Rico Taxi Aéreo.
Genealogy : Rondonia Industria y Comercio + Taxi Aéreo Rondônia =>Rico Taxi Aéreo.
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Sagres   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aereo Weiss   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2000* - 2009*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Taxi Aero Fortaleza   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1957* - 1996
Comments : TAF Linhas Aereas was established and started operations as an air taxi company (Táxi Aéreo Fortaleza) in 1957 by pilot Ariston Pessoa de Araújo. On 01Mar1995, it was officially proclaimed a regular airline, and on 17Mar1996 its name became TAF Linhas Aéreas. On 15Jun2010, the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil suspended the operational license of TAF and the airline was grounded. Finally, on 07Feb2013 its license was revoked
Genealogy : Taxi Aero Fortaleza >TAF Linhas Aereas
Airline Code :  

TCA (Transportes Carga Aerea)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1947* - 1949
Comments : Ruy Vacani founded the airline TCA (Transportes Carga Aérea) in Anápolis, State of Goiás, Brazil, an airline specialized in transportation of cargo on 22Dec1947. On 24Aug1949 TCA had its name changed to Lóide Aéreo Nacional and started regular passenger flights using Curtiss C-46 Commando aircraft, flying from Rio de Janeiro to São Luís or Fortaleza with intermediate stops. Its operations later grew to include the whole Brazilian territory.
Genealogy : TCA (Transportes Carga Aerea) >Lóide Aéreo Nacional
Airline Code :  

TCB (Transportes Charter do Brasil)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994* - 2004
Comments : TCB was formed in 1994. Charter cargo airline operating throughout the Americas.
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : TCJ

Team Airlines (Transportes Especiais Aéreos e Malotes)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2012
Comments : TEAM Airlines was created in May2001 as a charter company to render services for oil companies in the Campos Basin. On 16Apr2012, the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil suspended its operational license and on 03Oct2014, it was revoked. Operated out of Rio to Angra, Paraty and Sao Paulo
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : -- : TIM

TL Táxi Aéreo e Locação de Veículos   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TOP Air Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1976* - 1976*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Total Linhas Aereas  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

1999* - date
Comments : Total Linhas Aereas was established on 02May1988 as Total Taxi Aéreo. TRIP merged with TOTAL in late 2007 but maintained own identity. Passenger and cargo operator on regional services
Genealogy : Total Taxi Aéreo SA >Total Linhas Aereas
Airline Code : -- : TTL

Total Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1988 - 1988*
Comments : Total Linhas Aereas was established on 02May1988 as Total Taxi Aéreo. TRIP merged with TOTAL in late 2007 but maintained own identity. Passenger and cargo operator on regional services
Genealogy : Total Taxi Aéreo SA >Total Linhas Aereas
Airline Code :  

Transair International Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997 - 2000
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TransBrasil   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2006)
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TransBrasil   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1972 - 2001
Comments : TransBrasil was formed as a meat carrying airline in 1955 & known as Sadia SA Transportes Aereos until 1972. Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS) was acquired in 1962 and the operations absorbed in. First operator of EMB-110 in 1973. International and domestic airline. Ceased operations on 03Dec2001 & was declared bankrupt in 2006
Genealogy : Sadia SA Transportes Aereos >Transbrasil
Airline Code : QD : ---

Transmarte Aerotaxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2005*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Transportadora Irmaos Moreno   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1980* - 1980
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Transportes Aereos Nacionale (TAN)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948 - 1961
Comments : Transportes Aéreos Nacional was founded in 1946 by Hilton Machado
Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
Airline Code :  

Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1950* - 1962
Comments : Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS) was formed in 1949 & flights started in 1950 [TransBrasil was formed as a meat carrying airline in 1955 & known as Sadia SA Transportes Aereos until 1972. Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS) was acquired in 1962 and the operations absorbed in. First operator of EMB-110 in 1973. International and domestic airline. Ceased operations on 03Dec2001. Declared bankrupt in 2006]
Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS) >>Sadia SA Transportes Aereos >Transbrasil
Airline Code :  

Transportes Aereos Universal   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1947 - 1948
Comments : Transportes Aereos Universal was created in 1947 and closed in 1948
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

TRIP (Transportes Regionais do Interior Paulista)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1998 - 2014
Comments : Passenger and cargo operator on regional services. TOTAL LINHAS AEREAS was previously known as TOTAL TAXI AEREO. TRIP merged with TOTAL in late 2007 but maintained own identities TRIP merged into Azul on 06May2014
Genealogy : Trip >>Azul
Airline Code : T4 : TIB

Triton Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2005*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Tropical Taxi Aereo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1972^ - 1977*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : >TAM Express
Airline Code :  

Two Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2001* - 2016
Comments : Two Aviation was founded in 2001 & merged into TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente
Genealogy : Two Taxi Aereo >TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente
Airline Code :  

TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente  added

Status : Active

Dates :

2016 - date
Comments : TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente had both Flex Aero Taxi Aereo & Two Taxi Aereo merge in in 2016
Genealogy : TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente
Airline Code :  

Unesul Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Unex Airlines (Universal Express)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997* - 1999
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Uriparu Taxi Aereas   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

VARIG (Viacao Aerea Rio-Grandese)  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1927 - 2006
Comments : Varig was founded on 07May1927 by Otto Ernst Meyer-Labastille. Operations started on 22Jun1927& international operations commenced on 02Aug1955 The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. Ceased operating late 2006 but restarted in 2007 & airline ceased operations on 20Jul2006. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Brazil
Genealogy : VARIG
Airline Code : RG : VRG

VarigLog (Varig Logistics)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000 - 2012
Comments : Varig Cargo was rebranded as VarigLog (Varig Logistics) in 2000. Suspended operations 02Jan2012. Liquidated on 27Sep2012
Genealogy :  
Airline Code : LC : VLO

VASD (Viacao Aerea Santos Dumont)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1944^ - 1952
Comments : VASD was founded in 1944 and merged into Transportes Aereos Nacional in 1952
Genealogy : VASD >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
Airline Code :  

VASP (Viacao Aerea de Sao Paulo)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1934 - 2005
Comments : VASP was founded on 04Nov1933 & operations began on 16Apr1934. Ceased operations on 27Jan2005. VASP was founded by the State of Sao Paulo. Had NAB merge in in 1962. Threat of grounding by Brazilian CAA in 2004. Scheduled services suspended in early 2005. International and regional passenger and cargo airline
Genealogy : LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas) + TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes) =>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
Airline Code : VP : VSP

VASP Aerofotogramteric   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

VASP Express   

Status : Not started

Dates :

(2003)
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Vaspex  added

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003 - 2003
Comments : Vaspex was the cargo transportation services arm of the airline company Vasp
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Vera Cruz Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2004* - date
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Via Brasil  updated

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2002
Comments : Via Brasil Linhas Aéreas was a charter airline founded in 1999 & in 2002, due to technical problems related to its sole aircraft, the company was grounded and finally closed. It was an operator of B727-200 Adv
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Via Lactea Transportes Aéreos   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

**** - ****
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

ViaBras (Viação Aérea Brasil)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947 - 1953
Comments : ViaBras (Viação Aérea Brasil) was founded on 11Apr1946 & operations started in Mar1947. Purchased by TAN in 1953
Genealogy : ViaBras >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
Airline Code :  

Viacao Aerea Arco-Iris   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1945* - 1950
Comments : Viacao Aerea Arco-Iris was founded in 1945
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Viacao Aerea Bahiana   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1945^ - 1948
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Viacao Aerea Brasil (VIABRAS)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947 - 1950
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy : >Gol
Airline Code :  

VICA Airlines (Viacao Charter Aereo)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1998* - 1999
Comments :  
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Voar Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 1999*
Comments : No further information at this time
Genealogy :  
Airline Code :  

Votec  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1958 - 1958*
Comments : [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code :  

Votec Regional Air Transport (VOTEC Serviços Aéreos Regionais)  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 1986
Comments : [VOTEC was formed in 1956 and later changed to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
Airline Code : VO : ---

Votec Taxi Aereo  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976* - 1976
Comments : [TAM Linhas Aereas was formed as TRANSPORTES AEREOS NACIONAL in 1953. Nacionale was associated with FNM, a DC3 Pratt & Whitney engine maintenance centre. Renamed to VOTEC in 1958 and later changed again to VOTEC TAXI AEREO (AIR TAXI). In 1976 the name was changed again to VOTEC REGIONAL AIR TRANSPORT. Renamed again to BRASIL CENTRAL LINHA AEREA REGIONAL in 1986 and to TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais) in 1996. Merged with TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais to form TAM Linhas Aéreas. Rebranded to LATAM Brasil in 2016]
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas
Airline Code :  

VRG Linhas Aereas   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2008 - 2009*
Comments : VARIG-VRG was formed by the Gol obtaining a cotrolling stake in a failing Varig
Genealogy : VARIG VRG >Gol
Airline Code : RG : VRN

WebJet   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2005 - 2012
Comments : WebJet was founded by Rogério Ottoni in January 2005 & started operations on 12Jul2005. Suspended operations on 23Nov2012 following parent GOL’s announcement that the airline was being closed down. Domestic scheduled services out of Rio's Galeao (GIG)
Genealogy : WebJet >>Gol
Airline Code : WH : WEB

Wee Air Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2005*
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West Air Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2005* - 2005*
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WhiteJets   

Status : Inactive

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