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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

Latest updates

 

02 Oct 2017

OMNI Air Taxi was created In Sep2001, dedicated to air transport with helicopters [added]

30 Sep 2017

Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo has been an integral part of the oil and gas industry for more than 40 years and is still operating [status change]

24 Sep 2017

Brasil Vida was founded in 2004 and specialises in providing aeromedical transportation and executive air charter services [added]

>renamed to : >>merged in or absorbed : +> assets taken over : =>> merger resulted in new airline

Abaete Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1995 - date
Airline Code : -- : ABJ
Genealogy : Aerotaxi Abaete >Abaete Linhas Aereas
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

ABSA Cargo (Aerolinhas Brasileiras SA)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Addey Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

1992* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Admiral Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

AEB Taxi Aero   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Aéreo Alpha Taxi Aéreo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Aero Amazonas Linhas Aereas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Aero Geral  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1942 - 1952
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Aero Geral >>Varig >Gol
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]

Aero Sita Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Aero Transportes Vitoria   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

AeroBrasil Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1980* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo has been an integral part of the oil and gas industry for more than 40 years; providing safe, efficient and reliable helicopter services for its customers in Brazil and surrounding territories. Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo operates as a subsidiary of Era Group Inc.

Aerolloyd Iguassu   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Aeromapa Brasil   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Aeronorte (Empresa de Transportes Aereos Norte do Brasil)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

AeroStar Brazil   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

AeroStar Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

1995* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : AeroStar Taxi Aereo was founded in 1995

Aerotaxi Abaete   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1979* - 1995
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Aerotaxi Abaete >Abaete Linhas Aereas
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

Aerotaxi Jacarepagua Ltda   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Aerotaxi Paulista   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Aerotaxi Poty   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2008*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Aerovalp Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1984* - 1985*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Aerovias Brasil   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Aerovias SA   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Air Amazonia   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Brasil Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005 - 2012
Airline Code : -- : BSL
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Air Club Transportes Aereos   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Air Minas  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003 - 2010
Airline Code : 6M : AMG
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Air Vias Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994 - 1995
Airline Code : -- : AIV
Genealogy : Air Vias Linhas Aereas +>VASP
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 and its assets taken over by VASP

Alfly Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Amazonaves Taxi Aéreo   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Amazonia Linhas Aereas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Anglo American Mining  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Aparte Taxi Aereo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1987* - 1999
Airline Code : -- : AP4
Genealogy : Nil tree
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.

Apui Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Arara Air*   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Arara Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2005* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Arara Taxi Aereo (ATAL)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Arruda   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

ASA Branca Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Asas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Asta Linhas Aéreas (América do Sul Táxi Aéreo)  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1995* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

ATA Air Taxi  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2002 - 2004
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : ATA Air Taxi >ata Brasil
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.

ata Brasil (Atlantico Transporte Aereo)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004 - 2006
Airline Code : -- : ABZ
Genealogy : ATA Air Taxi >ata Brasil
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.

Atlanta Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017 x2

Status : Active

Dates :

1966* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Atlanta Taxi Aereo was founded on 14Sep1966 [ABAETE LINHAS AEREAS is a scheduled and charter domestic passenger airline that was formed as AEROTAXI ABAETE. Acquired ATLANTA TAXI AEREO in 1985. Expanded into scheduled services in 1995 under current name]

Atlantico Linhas Aéreas  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Atlas Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Avianca (Brazil)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010 - date
Airline Code : O6 : ONE
Genealogy : OceanAir Linhas Aereas >Avianca (Brazil)
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

Azul (Azul Linhas Aéreas)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : AD : AZU
Genealogy : Trip >>Azul
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

Bahia Taxi Aero (BATA)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1979* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Bay Air Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

BETA Carga (Brazilian Express Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

BRA Transportes Aereos  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2006 - 2010
Airline Code : 7R : BRB
Genealogy : Brasil Rodo Aereo >BRA Transportes Aereos
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

Brascoota   

Status : Planned

Dates :

2017 >
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Brascoota intended to 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

Brasil Central Linha Aerea Regional  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1986 - 1996
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : >TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Brasil
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]

Brasil Rodo Aereo  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1999 - 2006
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Brasil Rodo Aereo >BRA Transportes Aereos
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

Brasil Transair (Transportes Charter Turismo)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Brasil Vida  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2004 * - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Brasil Vida was founded in 2004 and specialises in providing aeromedical transportation and executive air charter services.

Brasilia Transportes Aereos   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

BrasMex (Brasil-Minas Express)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2004
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Brava Linhas Aéreas  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2013 - 2013
Airline Code : N7 : NHG
Genealogy : NHT Linhas Aereas >Brava
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

BTA (Brasair Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Capital   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

CargoBIS   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

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

CB Air Táxi Aéreo  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996* - 2012
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments :  

CB Air Táxi Aéreo  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2012* - 2017
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Reali Táxi Aéreo + Pássaro Azul + Global Táxi Aéreo =>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : CB Air, an air taxi company founded by Michael Klein in 2012. Merged with Global Aviation to form Icon Aviation

Central Aerea   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Chart Air   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Cielo Taxi Aereo SA   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2010* - 2012*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Clean Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2009)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Clube Aereo de Viagens   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Clube Nautico Agua Limpa   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

COBRASA (Compania Brasileira de Servicos Aeronaticos)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Codagro   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

COLT Aviation  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

COLT Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Companhia Itau de Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Conagra   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Condor Syndikat   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Correio Aero Nacional   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1931 - 1963*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Cruiser Linhas Aereos  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2010
Airline Code : J6 : VCR
Genealogy : Cruiser Taxi Aereo >Cruiser Lineas Aereos
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

Cruiser Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2001* - 2001
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Cruiser Taxi Aereo >Cruiser Lineas Aereos
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

Cruzeiro Aerofoto   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Cruzeiro do Sul  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1943 - 1993
Airline Code : SC : CRZ
Genealogy : Sindicato Condor >Servicos Aeros Condor >Cruzeiro do Sul >>VARIG ...>Gol
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]

Cruzeiro Taxi Aereo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

CTA (Cleiton Taxi Aereo)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2002* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Dakota Taxi Aereo (DATA)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Digex Aero Cargo (Di Gregorio Expresso)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Empresa do Transporte Aereo Brasileiro   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Empresa do Transporte Aereos Pedro Sanchez   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Empressa Aerovianca Atlantica   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

ETA (Empresa de Transporte Aéreo)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1929 - 1929
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

ETA (Empresa de Transporte Aéreo)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Extreme Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2003* - 2005*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Flex Aero Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Flex Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

FLY Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Fly Brasil Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2002
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Fly Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 2003
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Flyways Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Restarting

Dates :

2015 - 2016
Airline Code : -- : FYW
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Fretax Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

GENSA (General Servicos Aereos)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1997 - date
Airline Code : -- : GEN
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Girassol Aero Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2003* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Global Aviation  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2011 - 2017
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Reali Táxi Aéreo + Pássaro Azul + Global Táxi Aéreo =>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : Global Aviation resulted from the merger of Reali Táxi Aéreo, Pássaro Azul and Global Táxi Aéreo (created in 1994)

Global Táxi Aéreo  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1994* - 2011
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Reali Táxi Aéreo + Pássaro Azul + Global Táxi Aéreo =>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : Renamed to Global Aviation

Globex Cargo Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2008)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Gol Transportes Aereos   

Status : Active

Dates :

2001 - date
Airline Code : G3 : GLO
Genealogy : Gol
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]

Gonair Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Hangar Menezes  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1970* - 1985
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Hangar Menezes >Morro Vermelho Táxi Aéreo
Comments : [Morro Vermelho Táxi Aéreo was founded in 1970 as Hangar Menezes offering air taxi services. In 1985, it was renamed]

Helisul Aero Taxi  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1996* - 1996
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Helisul Aero Taxi >TAM Express
Comments : [TAM EXPRESS was known as HELISUL until 1996 when it was taken over by TAM and renamed]

Helivia Aero Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2003* - 2003*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Henrimar Taxi Aéreo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Heringer Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2002*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Icon Aviation  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2017 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Reali Táxi Aéreo + Pássaro Azul + Global Táxi Aéreo =>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : Icon Aviation was formed from a merger of Global Aviation & CB Air Táxi Aéreo. Global Aviation had Pássaro Azul Táxi Aéreo, Segurança Táxi Aéreo, SSR Assessoria & Prestação de Serviços merge in prior to this merger

Inter-American Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

InterBrasil STAR (Sistema de Transporte Aereo Regional)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 2001
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1998* - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : ITA (Itapemirim Transportes Aereos) >Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais >>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
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]

ITA (Itapemirim Transportes Aereos)  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1991 - 1998
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : ITA (Itapemirim Transportes Aereos) >Interexpress Transportes Aereos Regionais >>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
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]

Itapemirim Carga Aerea   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Itaú   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948 - 1956
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Itaú >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
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

Jaragua Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Jat Aerotaxi   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

JetSul Taxi Aereo (Jet-Sul)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1987* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Jet SulTaxi Aereo was formed in 1987

Kommodoro Taxi Aereo (Komodoro Taxi Aereo)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2005*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

L.A.T.B. (Linha Aerea Transcontinental Brasileira )  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1944* - 1951
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : L.A.T.B. >>REAL Transportes Aereos ...>Gol
Comments : L.A.T.B. (Linha Aerea Transcontinetal Brasiliera) was founded in 1944 [REAL was formed in 1946 as REDES ESTADUAIS AEREAS by a former VASP pilot, Linneu Gomes in Sao Paulo. Flew it's first flight with a DC3 in 1946 to Rio. Renamed to REAL TRANSPORTES AEREOS in 1946 after becoming a corporation. Amalgamated with LINHAS AEREAS WRIGHT and LINHAS AEREAS NATAL in 1949. Further expansion happened in 1951 when L.A.T.B. was purchased. International routes started in 1951. 1954 saw the purchase of 87% of Aerovias Brazil (which continued it's own name). Around this time AERONORTE was taken over. 85% of Nacional was purchased in 1956 (again retained own identity). Later in 1956 saw the formation of the REAL consotium which started rationalisation of routes and aircraft. In 1961 Aerovias BRAZIL was taken over by VARIG and shorlty after the consortium merged into VARIG] [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]

LAB (Linhas Aereas Brasileiras)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Laguna Linhas Aereas   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

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

Laguna Taxi Aéreo  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas)  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1946 - 1951
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas) + TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes) =>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
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]

LASA (Engenhana e Prospeccoes)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

LATAM Airlines Brasil  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2016 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
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]

LATAM Cargo Brasil  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2016 - date
Airline Code : M3 : LTG
Genealogy : Brasil Transair >ABSA Cargo >TAM Cargo >LATAM Cargo Brasil
Comments : TAM Cargo started operations on 02Jun1995 as Brasil Transair. Renamed to ABSA in 1995 & to LATAM Cargo Brasil in 2016 (It operates scheduled services within Latin America and between Brazil and the United States, as well as charter services. Its main base is Viracopos International Airport)

Latin Air Cargo   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Lider Taxi Aereo (Taxi Aereo Lider)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1978* - date
Airline Code : -- : LID
Genealogy : Lider Taxi Aereo
Comments : No further information at this time

Lider Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1958^ - 1959*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : >Lider Taxi Aereo
Comments : No further information at this time

Linhas Aérea Redentora  added in 2017

Status : Planned

Dates :

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

Linhas Aereas Natal   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Linhas Aereas Wright  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Litoranea Taxi Aereo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Lóide Aéreo Nacional   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

LRC Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003* - 2004*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Mais Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Manaus Aero Taxi  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2003* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Manaus Aerotáxi is a passenger airline in Brazil; it operates air taxi services across jungle cities and South America. Its main office is located at Eduardo Gomes International Airport in Manaus

MAP Linhas Aéreas (Manaus Aerotaxi Participações)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012 - date
Airline Code : M1 : PAM
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : MAP (Manaus Aerotaxi Participações S/A) was founded in 2011 and received its AOC on 14Aug2012, starting later that year

Maria da Glória Transportes Aéreos (Transportes Aéreos Glória)   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

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

Marica Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Master Aerotaxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Mega Airlines (Mega Linhas Aereas)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2007* - 2007*
Airline Code : -- : MEL
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Mesquita Taxi Aereo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

META Linhas Aéreas (Meta - Mesquita Transportes Aéreos)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997 - 2012
Airline Code : -- : MSQ
Genealogy : Mesquita Taxi Aereo >META Linhas Aéreas
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

Modern Logistics  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

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

More Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Morro Vermelho Táxi Aéreo  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1985 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Hangar Menezes >Morro Vermelho Táxi Aéreo
Comments : Morro Vermelho Táxi Aéreo was founded in 1970 as Hangar Menezes offering air taxi services. In 1985, it was renamed

MTA (Master Top Linhas Aereas)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

NAB (Navegacao Aerea Brasileira)  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1941 - 1961
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : NAB (Navegacao Aerea Brasileira) >>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
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

Nacional Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1950* - 1962*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : >Gol
Comments : No further information at this time

Nacional Transportes Aereos   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2003
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Neo Taxi Aereo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

NHR Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

NHT Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2006 - 2012
Airline Code : -- : NHG
Genealogy : NHT Linhas Aereas >Brava
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

NOAR Linhas Aereas (Nordeste Aviação Regional Linhas Aéreas)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2010 - 2011
Airline Code : -- : NRA
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Nordeste Linhas Aereas Regionais  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 2007
Airline Code : JH : NES
Genealogy : Nilrdeste Linhas Aereas Regionais >Flex Linhas Aereas
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]

NOTA (Norte Taxi Aereo)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1975* - 1976
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : >TABA
Comments : No further information at this time

NTA (Nacional Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

NYRBA do Brasil  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1929 - 1930
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : NYRBA do Brasil >Panair do Brasil
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]

OceanAir Linhas Aereas   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1998 - 2010
Airline Code : O6 : ONE
Genealogy : OceanAir Linhas Aereas >Avianca (Brazil)
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

OMNI Air Taxi  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2001* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : OMNI Air Taxi was created In Sep2001, dedicated to air transport with helicopters, beyond offering offshore and onshore solutions throughout the Brazilian territory, it is also experienced medical emergency, business aviation and external load operator

OMTA (Organisacao Mineira de Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1946 - 1957
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : OMTA >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol
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

ORA Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Panair do Brasil  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1931 - 1965
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : NYRBA do Brasil >Panair do Brasil
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

Pantanal (Linhas Sul-Matogrossenses)  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1993 - 2013
Airline Code : GP : PTN
Genealogy : Pantanal >>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
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]

Paraense Commercial Limited   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Paraense Transportes Aereos   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Passaredo Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : P3 : PAZ
Genealogy : Passaredo Transportes Aereas >Passaredo Linhas Aereas
Comments : Passaredo Linhas Aereas was established by a bus company of the same name as Passaredo Transportes Aereas in 1995. Operations started on 30Jun1995 (Regional airline operating domestic cargo and passenger services. Suspended flying in early 2002 due to financial reasons. Restructured and restarted operations in 2004)

Passaredo Transportes Aereas   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Pássaro Azul  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2010* - 2011
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Reali Táxi Aéreo + Pássaro Azul + Global Táxi Aéreo =>Global Aviation
Comments : Global Aviation resulted from the merger of Reali Táxi Aéreo, Pássaro Azul and Global Táxi Aéreo (created in 1994)

Pássaro Azul Táxi Aéreo  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2016* - 2017
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Pássaro Azul Táxi Aéreo >>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : merged into Global Aviation in 2017

Pena Taxi Aereo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

PENTA Airlines (Pena Transportes Aereos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Phoenix Brasil   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Piquiatuba Transportes Aéreos  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Planair Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Platinum Air (Platinum Linhas Aereas)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2006 - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Pluma Norte Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

POP Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2013)
Airline Code : W7 : ---
Genealogy : WhiteJets >POP Linhas Aéreas
Comments : No further information at this time

PRIMA   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Promodal Transportes Aereos (GPT)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004 - 2004
Airline Code : -- : GPT
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Puma Air  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

REAL Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Reali Táxi Aéreo  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2010* - 2011
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Reali Táxi Aéreo + Pássaro Azul + Global Táxi Aéreo =>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : [Global Aviation resulted from the merger of Reali Táxi Aéreo, Pássaro Azul and Global Táxi Aéreo (created in 1994)]

Redes Estaduais Aereas   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Regional Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Rico - Rondonia Industria y Comercio  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

RICO Linhas Aerea  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996 - 2010
Airline Code : C7 : RLE
Genealogy : RICO Linhas Aerea >>Rico Taxi Aéreo.
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.

Rico Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1980 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Rondonia Industria y Comercio + Taxi Aéreo Rondônia =>Rico Taxi Aéreo.
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.

Rio Linhas Aéreas  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : RL : RIO
Genealogy : Nil tree
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).

Rio-Sul Servicos Aereas Regionais  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 2002
Airline Code : SL : RSL
Genealogy : >>VARIG….>Gol
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.

Royal Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Sadia SA Transportes Aereos   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1956 - 1972
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Sadia SA Transportes Aereos >Transbrasil
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]

SAVA Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

SAVAG (SA Viacao Aerea Gaucha)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947 - 1966
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : SAVAG >>Cruzeiro do Sul…. >Gol
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

Scala Aereo Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Segurança Táxi Aéreo  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2016* - 2017
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Segurança Táxi Aéreo >>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : Segurança Táxi Aéreo merged into Global Aviation in 2017

Selva Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Servicos Aereos Condor  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1941 - 1943
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : >Gol
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]

Sete Express   

Status : Active

Dates :

2009* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

SETE Linhas Aereas (Serviços Especiais de Transportes Executivos)  updated in 2017 x2

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 2015
Airline Code : 50 : SLX
Genealogy : Sete Linhas Aereas >>Sete Taxi Aereo
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. Merged into SETE Táxi Aéreo

SETE Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017 x2

Status : Active

Dates :

1976 - date
Airline Code : -- : SLX
Genealogy : Sete Linhas Aereas >>Sete Taxi Aereo
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. SETE Linhas Aéreas (1999-2015) merged into SETE Táxi Aéreo

Sideral Air Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Airline Code : -- : SID
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Skybridge Linhas Aéreas   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

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

SkyJet Brasil (Rio Air Express)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Skylift Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Skymaster Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997 - 2008
Airline Code : -- : SKC
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Sol Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2009 - 2011
Airline Code : -- : SBA
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

SP Cargo Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2011)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

SSR Assessoria e Prestação de Serviços  added in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2016* - 2017
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : SSR Assessoria e Prestação de Serviços >>Global Aviation + CB Air Táxi Aéreo =>Icon Aviation
Comments : merged into Global Aviation in 2017

Star Consultoria Aeronáutica   

Status : Active

Dates :

2010* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Sterna Linhas Aéreas  updated in 2017 x2

Status : Restarting

Dates :

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

Syndicato Condor   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1928 - 1941
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Syndicato Condor >Servicos Aeros Condor…...>Gol
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]

TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

TABA (Transportes Aereos da Bacia Amazonica)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1976 - 1999
Airline Code : TT : TAB
Genealogy : NilTA >>TABA
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

TAC (Transportes Aereas Catarinense)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1950 - 1966
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : TAC >>Cruzeiro do Sul …..>Gol
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

Tacezul (Taxi Aereo Ceu Azul)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

TAF Linhas Aereas   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1996 - 2010
Airline Code : R9 : TSD
Genealogy : Taxi Aero Fortaleza >TAF Linhas Aereas
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

TAG (Taxi Aereo Geral)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

TAL (Transportes Aereos Ltda)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948 - 1950
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : >Gol
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]

TAM (Taxi Aereo Marilia)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

TAM (Transportes Aereos Meridionais)  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1996 - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
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]

TAM Aviação Executiva   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

TAM Cargo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

TAM Express   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

TAM Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2000 - 2016
Airline Code : JJ : TAM
Genealogy : Brasil Central Linhas Aerea Regionais >TAM Transportes Aereos Meridionais >TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
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]

TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1976 - 2000
Airline Code : TF : ---
Genealogy : Votec >Votec Taxi Aereo >Votec Regional Air Transport >Brasil Central >Transportes Aereos Meridionais) + TAM Transportes Aereos Regionais =>TAM Linhas Aereas >LATAM Airlines Brasil
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]

TAMIG (Taxi Aereo Minas Gerais)   

Status : Active

Dates :

1967* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

TAP (Transportes Aereos Presidente)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Target Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

TASA (Transportes Aereos Sul Americanos)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Tasul (Taxi Aereo Sul)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

TAVAJ Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1972 - 2004
Airline Code : 4U : TVJ
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

Tavares de Participacoes   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2007 - 2007*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Taxi Aéreo Capital Salvador  added in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Taxi Aereo Ciaba   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2002* - 2002*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Taxi Aereo de Santander   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Taxi Aereo Flamingo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1968* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Táxi Aéreo Hercules   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Taxi Aereo Itaituba   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Taxi Aereo Kovacs   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Taxi Aereo Kovaks   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Taxi Aereo Pluma   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Taxi Aereo Rio Amazonas   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Taxi Aereo Rondonia  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1971* - 1980
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Rondonia Industria y Comercio + Taxi Aéreo Rondônia =>Rico Taxi Aéreo.
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.

Taxi Aereo Sagres   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Taxi Aereo Weiss   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2000* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Taxi Aero Fortaleza   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1957* - 1996
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Taxi Aero Fortaleza >TAF Linhas Aereas
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

TCA (Transportes Carga Aerea)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1947* - 1949
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : TCA (Transportes Carga Aerea) >Lóide Aéreo Nacional
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.

TCB (Transportes Charter do Brasil)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Team Airlines (Transportes Especiais Aéreos e Malotes)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001 - 2012
Airline Code : -- : TIM
Genealogy : Nil tree
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

TL Táxi Aéreo e Locação de Veículos   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

TOP Air Taxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1976* - 1976*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Total Linhas Aereas  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1999* - date
Airline Code : -- : TTL
Genealogy : Total Taxi Aéreo SA >Total Linhas Aereas
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

Total Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1988 - 1988*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Total Taxi Aéreo SA >Total Linhas Aereas
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

Transair International Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

TransBrasil   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2006)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

TransBrasil   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1972 - 2001
Airline Code : QD : ---
Genealogy : Sadia SA Transportes Aereos >Transbrasil
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

Transmarte Aerotaxi   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Transportadora Irmaos Moreno   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Transportes Aereos Nacionale (TAN)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1950* - 1962
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Transportes Aereos Salvador (TAS) >>Sadia SA Transportes Aereos >Transbrasil
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]

Transportes Aereos Universal   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

TRIP (Transportes Regionais do Interior Paulista)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1998 - 2014
Airline Code : T4 : TIB
Genealogy : Trip >>Azul
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

Triton Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

Tropical Taxi Aereo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

Two Taxi Aereo  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

TwoFlex Táxi Aéreo Inteligente  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Unesul Taxi Aereo   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978* - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Unex Airlines (Universal Express)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Uriparu Taxi Aereas   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

VARIG (Viacao Aerea Rio-Grandese)  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1927 - 2006
Airline Code : RG : VRG
Genealogy : VARIG
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

VarigLog (Varig Logistics)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

VASD (Viacao Aerea Santos Dumont)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

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

VASP (Viacao Aerea de Sao Paulo)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1934 - 2005
Airline Code : VP : VSP
Genealogy : LAP (Linhas Aereas Paulistas) + TABA (Transportes Aereos Bandeirantes) =>Lóide Aéreo Nacional >>VASP
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

VASP Aerofotogramteric   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

VASP Express   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2003)