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Honduras is a republic in Central America, bordered on the north and east by the Caribbean Sea, on the south by Nicaragua, on the southwest by the Pacific Ocean and El Salvador, and on the west by Guatemala. Honduras is one of the largest Central American republics, with an area of 112,492 sq km (43,433 sq mi). The capital and largest city is Tegucigalpa.

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14Oct2015

Aviatsa commenced commercial operations using a pair of B.737 Classics on 08Oct2015 [update]

08Oct2015

Central American Airlines was formed by Dr. T.C. Pounds, an oculist from New York, in 1922 after he obtained a mail contract from the Honduran Govt. [added]

25Sep2015

SAHSA (Servicio Aereo de Hoduras S.A.) started after TAN-SAHSA ceased operations [added]

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

Aero Honduras   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003 - 2005
Airline Code : 4S : HON
Genealogy : Sol Air >Aero Honduras
Comments : Aero Honduras was formed as Sol Air in 2002. It was acquired by Venezuelan operator Aeropostal in 2003 and renamed

Aero Servicios (Trans Caribbean Airlines)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1957 - 1993
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

AeroCaribe de Honduras (Honduras Air)   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Aerolineas Internacionales de Honduras   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Aerolineas SOSA   

Status : Active

Dates :

1984 - date
Airline Code : P4 : NSO
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Aerolineas SOSA was formed in 1984 & operations started on 30Jun1984

Albacion   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

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

ANHSA (Aerovias Nacionales de Honduras SA)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1950 - 1989*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Atlantic Airlines de Honduras   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001* - 2008
Airline Code : ZF : HHA
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Atlantic Airlines de Honduras was founded in 2001. In Oct2008, it was shut down over allegations of corruption, and the bad safety reputation

AVIAC (Aerovias Centroamericanas)   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

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

Aviatsa   

Status : Active

Dates :

2015 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Aviatsa commenced commercial operations using a pair of B737 Classics on 08Oct2015

Blue Air Sea International Cargo   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1986* - 1987
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Blue Air Sea International Cargo >Servicios Aereos Generales
Comments : No further information at this time

Caribbean Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 1998
Airline Code : 9G : CRB
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Central American Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1923 - 1923*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Central American Airlines was formed by Dr. T.C. Pounds, an oculist from New York, in 1922 after he obtained a mail contract from the Honduran Govt

Central American Airways   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2007 - 2011
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Central American Airways was founded in 2008 and ceased operations in 2011 after a crash that killed 14 people

CM Airlines (Cielo Maya)   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : CM Airlines started operations in Aug2008

EasySky   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Airline Code : -- : EKY
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : EasySky started operations on 09Sep2011

Empresa Dean   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1932* - 1934*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Honduras International   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1962* - 1962*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Honduras National Airlines   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Islena Regional Airlines (Islena de Inversiones)  updated

Status : Active

Dates :

1981 - date
Airline Code : WC : ISV
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Islena Regional Airlines was founded by Arturo Alverado Wood in 1981 &.operations started on 31Mar1981. Scheduled and charter passenger flights to Iami and to destinations in Honduras and the Cayman Islands

LAN (Lineas Aereas Nacionales de Honduras)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Lanhsa (Línea Aérea Nacional de Honduras)   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

LANSA (Lineas Aereas Nacionales SA)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1967 - 1979*
Airline Code : UL : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Rollins Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 2012
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Rollins Air was an charter company operating domestic and international services since Apr1995. On 24Sep2012, its AOC was revoked

SAHSA (Servicio Aereo de Hoduras S.A.)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1945 - 1991
Airline Code : SH : SHA
Genealogy : TAN + SAHSA >>TAN-SAHSA >SAHSA
Comments : SAHSA was founded on 08Oct1945 with the help of Pan American Airways & began operations on 22Oct1945. Merged with TAN to form TAN-SAHSA and then renamed back to SAHSA

SAHSA (Servicio Aereo de Hoduras S.A.)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1991 - 1994
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : TAN + SAHSA >>TAN-SAHSA >SAHSA
Comments : SAHSA was founded on 08Oct1945 with the help of Pan American Airways & began operations on 22Oct1945. Merged with TAN to form TAN-SAHSA and then renamed back to SAHSA

Servicios Aereos Generales   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1987 - 1989*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Blue Air Sea International Cargo >Servicios Aereos Generales
Comments : No further information at this time

SETCO (Servicios Ejecutivos Turisticos Commander)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1981^ - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Sol Air (SolAir)(SunAir)   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2002 - 2003
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Sol Air >Aero Honduras
Comments : Aero Honduras was formed as Sol Air in 2002. It was acquired by Venezuelan operator Aeropostal in 2003 and renamed

TACA Airways (TACA de Honduras)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1933* - 1943*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : TACA Airways
Comments : TACA Airways was formed by the well known airline entrereneur, New Zealander Lowell Yerex in 1931, starting as a charter airline

TACA El Salvador   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1939 - 1960
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : TACA Airlines >TACA El Salvador >TACA International Airlines >Avianca El Salvador
Comments : Avianca El Salvador was founded in 1931 in Honduras & reorganised as TACA Airways in 1939. TACA merged with Avianca on 21May2013 & renamed Avianca El Salvador

TAN (Transportes Aereos Nacionales)  updated

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1947* - 1991
Airline Code : TX : ---
Genealogy : TAN + SAHSA >>TAN-SAHSA >SAHSA
Comments : TAN was formed in 1947 by private investors to operate cargo flights by contract. Started domestic and international cargo operations and moved into scheduled cargo services in 1950 after the US granted the rights to Tegucigalpa-Miami. On 01Nov1991, Merged with SAHSA to form TAN-SAHSA and then renamed back to SAHSA

TAN Carga   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1989* - 1991
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : TAN Carga >>TAN-SAHSA >SAHSA
Comments : TAN Carga was the cargo branch of TAN. Merged into SAHSA

TAN-SAHSA   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1990* - 1991
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : TAN + SAHSA >>TAN-SAHSA >SAHSA
Comments : SAHSA was founded on 08Oct1945 with the help of Pan American Airways & began operations on 22Oct1945. Merged with TAN to form TAN-SAHSA and then renamed back to SAHSA
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