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Mexico is a federal republic in North America. It is the fourth largest country in the western hemisphere and is rich in natural resources such as petroleum and natural gas. The nation's capital, Mexico City, is one of the largest city in the world. In Latin America, only Brazil has a larger population than Mexico
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April 20, 2017 Aerocuahonte is a Do228 operator out of Uruapan Licenciado y General Ignacio López Rayón (UPN) [added]
January 30, 2017 Calafia Airlines [added] is a regional airline that was founded in 1993 & was formerly named Aéreo Calafia [status change] till mid 2016
January 29, 2017 Aeronaves del Sur operated feeder services radiating from Mexico City to seven other points [added]
Airline Status Operating Dates
ABSA (Aeronaves del Balsas SA)   

Inactive

1959* - 1961*

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

^ Genealogy :  

ACAPSA (Aerolineas California Pacifico)  updated

Inactive

1960* - 1999

^ Comments : ACAPSA (Aerolineas California Pacifico) was founded in 1960

^ Genealogy :  

Across   

Active

2009* - date

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

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ACSA (Aerocarga SA)   

Unsure

1950 - 1979*

^ Comments :  

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Aéreo Calafia   

Renamed

1992 - 2016

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

^ Genealogy : Aéreo Calafia >Calafia Airlines

Aéreo Servicio Guerrero   

Active

1997* - date

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

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Aero Amigo   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aero Baja   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aero California (AeroCal)   

Inactive

1980* - 2008

^ Comments : Aero California was founded in La Paz, Mexico in 1960 as an air taxi operator using a fleet of Cessna and Beechcraft airplanes, initially known as Servicios Aéreos. Scheduled services were launched in Jun1982, initially interlinking La Paz, Tijuana and Hermosillo using Convair 340 aircraft. In 1989, international scheduled flights commenced, with Los Angeles being the first destination. On 03Apr2006 all operations of Aero California were suspended by the Mexican Secretariat of Communications and Transport, after it was found that the airline was not complying with safety standards. It was given 90 days to correct the problems and was able to resume services on 11Aug2006. On 23Jul2008 the airline was again suspended, this time due to an alleged debt with the Mexican Air Traffic Control (SENEAM)

^ Genealogy : Servicios Aéreos >Aero California

Aero Cuahonte   

Inactive

1957 - 2007

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

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Aero Davinci Internacional   

Active

1997 - date

^ Comments :  

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Aero Eslava (Aeroeslava)   

Inactive

1996* - 1996*

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Aero Feliz   

Inactive

1990* - 1990*

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Aero Ferinco (Aeroferinco)   

Inactive

1992 - 2002

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

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Aero Internacional   

Unsure

1994* - 1994*

^ Comments :  

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Aero JBR   

Unsure

1998* - 2002*

^ Comments :  

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Aero Juarez   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

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Aero Leon   

Inactive

1978 - 1983

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aero Libertad   

Unsure

1993* - 1993*

^ Comments :  

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Aero Maya   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aero Owen   

Active

2014 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aero Pacifico   

Inactive

1992* - 1992

^ Comments :  

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Aero Postal Cargo de Mexico   

Inactive

1997* - 1998

^ Comments :  

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Aero Sudpacifico (Aero Sud Pacifico)   

Inactive

1996* - 2000*

^ Comments :  

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Aero Taxco   

Unsure

1987* - 1987*

^ Comments :  

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Aero Taxi   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aero Taxi SA of Merida   

Renamed

1965* - 1965*

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

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

Aero Tonala   

Unsure

1992* - 1992*

^ Comments :  

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Aero Tropical   

Not started

(2008*)

^ Comments :  

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Aero Vics   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : Aero Vics

Aerobrujos   

Unsure

1985* - 1989*

^ Comments :  

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Aerobus   

Not started

(2006)

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

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AeroCalifornia   

Inactive

1982 - 2008

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

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AeroCancun   

Inactive

1988 - 1996

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

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Aerocarga Especializada   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerocaribe (Aerovias Caribe)   

Renamed

1975 - 2005

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

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

AeroCedros   

Inactive

1992 - 2003

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

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Aerocentro (Aero Centro)   

Unsure

1993* - 1993*

^ Comments :  

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Aerocomponentes Internacionales   

Inactive

1945* - 2006

^ Comments :  

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AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel)   

Renamed

1978* - 2002

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

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

Aerocuahonte  added

Active

2009* - date

^ Comments : Aerocuahonte is a Do228 operator out of Uruapan Licenciado y General Ignacio López Rayón (UPN)

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Aerodan   

Active

1994* - date

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

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Aerodavinci   

Active

1997 - date

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

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Aeroejectivo   

Renamed

1975 - 1994

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

^ Genealogy : Aeroejectivo >Aeroexo

Aeroeslava   

Unsure

1992* - 1999*

^ Comments :  

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Aeroexo (Aero Ejecutivo)   

Inactive

1994 - 2000

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

^ Genealogy : Aeroejectivo >Aeroexo

AeroGuadalajara   

Unsure

1991 - 2003*

^ Comments :  

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Aerojalisco   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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AeroLamsa   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

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Aerolatino   

Inactive

1996* - 1996*

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Anahuac   

Unsure

1968 - 1969*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aerolineas Bonanza   

Renamed

1972* - 1975

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

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

Aerolineas Centauro   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Damojh   

Renamed

1999* - 2003

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

^ Genealogy : Aerolineas Damojh >Global Air

Aerolineas de Monte Alban   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas del Istmo   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas del Pacifico   

Unsure

1962* - 1979*

^ Comments : Aerolineas del Pacifico was founded in 1962

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Aerolíneas del Pacífico   

Inactive

1962* - 1987

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerolineas Ejecutivas   

Active

1980 - date

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

^ Genealogy : Aerotaxis de Mexico >Aerolineas Ejecutivas

Aerolineas Fierro   

Unsure

1967* - 1973*

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

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Aerolineas Internacionales   

Inactive

1994 - 2003

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aerolineas Marcos   

Unsure

2005* - 2008*

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Mexicanas   

Renamed

1955* - 1960

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

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

Aerolineas Morelos   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Moxi   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Trans Mexico   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerolineas Vega   

Inactive

1963 - 1969

^ Comments : Aerolineas Vega was formed as LAGOSA in 1950

^ Genealogy : LAGOSA >Aerolineas Vega

AeroLitoral   

Renamed

1995 - 2007

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

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

Aeromaan   

Active

2002 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeromar   

Active

1990* - date

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

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aerom >Aeromar

Aeromaya   

Unsure

1966 - 1967

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

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

AeroMexico   

Renamed

1972 - 1978

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

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

AeroMexico   

Active

1988 - date

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

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

AeroMéxico Cargo   

Active

2004* - date

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

^ Genealogy : AeroMexpress Cargo >>AeroMéxico Cargo

Aeromexico Connect   

Active

2007 - date

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

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

Aeroméxico Travel   

Inactive

2008 - 2011

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

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AeroMexpress Cargo   

Renamed

1994 - 2004

^ Comments : AeroMéxico Cargo was established in 1990 and started operations on 09Jun1994 to manage Aeromexico's cargo operations. It had AeroMexpress Cargo merge in in 2004

^ Genealogy : AeroMexpress Cargo >>AeroMéxico Cargo

Aeromextour   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aero-Mitla   

Unsure

1985* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

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Aeromonterrey   

Inactive

1991* - 1995

^ Comments : Aeromonterrey had domestic passenger services suspended in 1995

^ Genealogy :  

Aeromorelos   

Unsure

1996* - 2005*

^ Comments :  

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Aeronausa de Mexico   

Inactive

1987* - 1987*

^ Comments :  

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Aeronautica de la Sierra   

Unsure

1939* - 1939*

^ Comments :  

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Aeronautica del Sur   

Unsure

1932* - 1939*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeronaves Alimentadoras   

Inactive

1968 - 1977*

^ Comments :  

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Aeronaves de Mexico   

Renamed

1934 - 1972

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

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

Aeronaves de Oaxaca   

Renamed

1951 - 1952

^ Comments :  

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

Aeronaves del Centro  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

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Aeronaves del Este  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

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Aeronaves del Maya  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeronaves del Norte  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeronaves del Oeste  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeronaves del Sur  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeronaves del Sureste   

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeronaves TSM   

Active

1994 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

AeroPacifico (Aeroservicios de la Costa)   

Active

2002 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico   

Inactive

1991 - 1998

^ Comments :  

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AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico   

Inactive

2001 - 2010

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

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Aeropuebla (Puebla Airlines)   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerosaab   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aeroservicio  added

Unsure

1961 - 1992*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aeroservicios de Californa   

Inactive

1966* - 1978

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aeroservicios del Suroeste   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aeroservicios Milenio   

Unsure

2009* - 2012*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aeroservicios Monterrey   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

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Aerosierra de Durango   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerotamatan   

Inactive

2004* - 2004*

^ Comments :  

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Aerotaxi del Vizcaino   

Unsure

1999* - 1999*

^ Comments :  

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Aerotaxi Monse (Aliendros de la Cruz)   

Inactive

1993* - 2001

^ Comments :  

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Aerotaxis de Mexico   

Renamed

1968* - 1980

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

^ Genealogy : Aerotaxis de Mexico >Aerolineas Ejecutivas

Aerotechnicos   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

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Aerotransportes del Sureste   

Unsure

1945* - 1946*

^ Comments :  

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Aerotron (Servicios Aereos Corporatives)   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

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Aerotucan  updated

Active

2003* - date

^ Comments : Aerotucan operated a 13-passenger Cessna Caravan and offered service between Puerto Escondido and Oaxaca and between Huatulco and Oaxaca

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Aerotur (Aerotransporte Turisticos)   

Inactive

1986* - 1986*

^ Comments :  

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AeroUnion (Aerotransporte de Carga Union)   

Active

2001 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovega   

Unsure

2002* - 2004*

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias Braniff   

Inactive

1945 - 1946

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Castillo   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias Centrales   

Inactive

1932* - 1934

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

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Aerovias Coahuila   

Unsure

1949* - 1949*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Contreras   

Inactive

1953* - 1953*

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias de Poniente   

Renamed

1992 - 1995

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

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

Aerovias del Oeste   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias del Sur   

Inactive

1966* - 1969

^ Comments :  

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Aerovias Guest (Guest Airways)   

Renamed

1946* - 1956*

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

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

Aerovias Latinas Americanas   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Montes Azules   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Oaxaquenas   

Inactive

1979* - 1993

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Omega   

Unsure

1967 - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Reforma   

Renamed

1945* - 1954

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

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

Aerovias Rojas   

Unsure

1966* - 1966*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aerovias Transcontinentales   

Unsure

1954* - 1954*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Air Columbus   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Air Monarch Cargo   

Inactive

1999* - 2001

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

^ Genealogy :  

Air Tribe   

Active

2011 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Airmundo Miami Cargo   

Unsure

2008* - 2009*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aladia   

Inactive

2006 - 2008

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

^ Genealogy :  

Alcon Servicios Aereos   

Active

1994* - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Alianza Maya Airways   

Active

2011* - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Allegro Air (Lineas Areas Allegro)   

Inactive

1992 - 2004

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

^ Genealogy :  

ALMA de Mexico (Aerolineas MesoAmericanas)   

Inactive

2006 - 2008

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

^ Genealogy :  

ALUSA (Aerolineas Unidas SA)   

Inactive

1979 - 1980*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

ASSA (Aero Safari SA)   

Renamed

1966* - 1966

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

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

ATI (Aero Transportes Internacionales)   

Inactive

1988 - 1988

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

ATSA (Aero Transportes SA)   

Unsure

1944 - 1955*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Avemex   

Unsure

2000* - 2000*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Aviacion del Noroeste   

Inactive

1988 - 1995

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aviacsa (Aviacion de Chiapas)   

Inactive

1990 - 2009

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aviesa   

Active

1986 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Aviones de Sonora   

Unsure

2004* - 2006*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Avioquintana (Aviones de Renta de Quintana Roo)   

Active

1997 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Avolar   

Inactive

2005 - 2008

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

^ Genealogy :  

AX Transporter   

Active

2002* - date

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Azteca Airlines (Lineas Aereas Azteca)   

Inactive

2001 - 2007

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

^ Genealogy :  

Baja Air   

Inactive

1989* - 1989*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Baja Express Airlines   

Not started

(1995)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Bonanza Aerolineas   

Unsure

1997* - 1997*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Calafia Airlines  added

Active

2016 - date

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

^ Genealogy : Aéreo Calafia >Calafia Airlines

California Air   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Carga Del Caribe   

Unsure

1998* - 1999*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Cargo Mex   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Caribbean Blue   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

CAT Air Lines ( Corporacion de Aeronautica de Transportes)   

Inactive

1929* - 1932

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

^ Genealogy :  

Cerveceria Moctezuma   

Renamed

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy : >Aero Vics

CESA Cargo   

Inactive

2006* - 2008

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

^ Genealogy :  

Charter Flight   

Renamed

1994 - 1995*

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

^ Genealogy : Charter Flight >MAYAir

Click Mexicana   

Renamed

2005 - 2008

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

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

CMTA (Compania Mexicana de Transportación Aérea)   

Renamed

1921 - 1924

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

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

COAPA Air   

Inactive

2000* - 2009

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

^ Genealogy :  

Communicaciones Aerea Vera Cruz   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Compania Aeronautica Francisco Sarabia   

Unsure

1938* - 1942*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Danaus Líneas Aéreas   

Active

2013 - date

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Empressa Commercial Aéreas de Veracruz   

Unsure

1946* - 1946*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Estafeta Carga Aerea   

Active

2000 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Estrellas del Aire   

Inactive

1996* - 1996*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Execujet Mexico   

Unsure

2003* - 2003*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Express Tours   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Facts Air   

Inactive

2000* - 2005*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

FlyMex   

Active

2008* - date

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Gacela Air Cargo   

Inactive

2001* - 2008

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

GATSA   

Renamed

1985* - 1986

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

^ Genealogy : GATSA >>Aeromexico

Global Air   

Active

2003 - date

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

^ Genealogy : Aerolineas Damojh >Global Air

Grupo Turistico Magno   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Guest Aerovias Mexico (Guest Airways)   

Renamed

1956* - 1963

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

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

Hawk de Mexico   

Unsure

2002* - 2003*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

InterAmerica   

Inactive

1993 - 1994

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Interestatal de Aviacion   

Inactive

1980* - 1985

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Interjet (ABC Aerolineas)   

Active

2005 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Ka'an Beel Air (Quest Mexicana)   

Not started

(2008)

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

^ Genealogy :  

Krissalan de Aviacion   

Unsure

1996* - 1996*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LAC (Lineas Aereas de California)   

Unsure

1958* - 1960*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LACSA (Lineas Aereas de Centro)   

Unsure

1975* - 1979*

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

^ Genealogy :  

LAGOSA (Lineas Aéreas Guerrero Oaxaca SA)   

Renamed

1950* - 1963

^ Comments : Aerolineas Vega was formed as LAGOSA in 1950

^ Genealogy : LAGOSA >Aerolineas Vega

Lambda Air   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LAMcasacarga (Linea Aereas Mexicana de Carga)   

Inactive

1996* - 2004

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LAMSA (Lineas Aereas Mexicanas SA)   

Renamed

1944 - 1952

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

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

LAMSA (Lineas Aéreas Mineras)   

Renamed

1934 - 1944

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

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

LAO (Lineas Aereas Occidentales)   

Inactive

1934 - 1934

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

LATAM Cargo Mexico   

Active

2016 - date

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

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

LATUR (Linea Aerea Turistica)   

Inactive

1989* - 1991

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

^ Genealogy :  

LAUMSA (Lineas Aereas Unidas Mexicanas)   

Inactive

1962 - 1964

^ Comments :  

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

LAUSA (Lineas Aereas Unidas)   

Renamed

1952 - 1962

^ Comments :  

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

Lineas Aereas de la Sierra  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas del Balsas   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Especiales   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Jesus Sarabia   

Renamed

1944* - 1944

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

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

Lineas Aereas Mexicanas  added

Unsure

1973* - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Mixtecas   

Unsure

1968* - 1968*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Oaxaquenas   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Occidental   

Inactive

1992 - 1992

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

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereas Picho   

Unsure

1968* - 1973*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Lineas Aereos del Pacifico   

Renamed

1951* - 1952

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

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

Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral)   

Renamed

1989 - 1995

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

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

Magnicharters   

Active

1995 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

MasAir Cargo (Aerotransportes MAS de Carga de CV)   

Renamed

1992 - 2016

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

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

Maya Carga International   

Inactive

1991* - 1991

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

MAYAir   

Active

1995* - date

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

^ Genealogy : Charter Flight >MAYAir

MCS AeroCarga   

Not started

(2015)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Mexicana (CMA (Compania Mexicana de Aviacion))   

Inactive

1924 - 2010

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

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

Mexicana Click   

Inactive

2008 - 2010

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

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

Mexicana Inter   

Not started

(2009)

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

^ Genealogy :  

MexicanaLink   

Inactive

2009 - 2010

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

^ Genealogy :  

Mexicargo   

Inactive

1996 - 2000*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Mex-Jet (MexJet)   

Renamed

2001* - 2005

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

^ Genealogy : Mex-Jet >VigoJet

Mexus   

Not started

(2007)

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

^ Genealogy :  

Morgan Jet Mexico   

Unsure

2006* - 2009*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Naviera Mexicana   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Nova Air (Servicios Aeronauticos de Oriente)   

Inactive

2005 - 2008

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

^ Genealogy :  

Omega Aero Transportes   

Unsure

1989* - 1989*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Omniflys   

Active

1992* - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Pacific International   

Not started

(1991)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

PAL Aerolineas (Puebla Air Lines)   

Inactive

1985 - 1995

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

^ Genealogy :  

PanAm Air Cargo   

Not started

(2007)

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

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

Peninsular Linea Aerea   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Planet Airways (Mexico)   

Renamed

2007 - 2007

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

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

Quassar de Mexico   

Inactive

1993 - 1995

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

^ Genealogy :  

Redas Aerea Mexicana (Rutas Aereas Mexicanas)   

Inactive

1950 - 1950

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Redwings   

Active

2007 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Regional Cargo (Aerolineas Regionales)   

Inactive

2006 - 2011

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

^ Genealogy :  

Republica   

Inactive

1984* - 1985

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

RepublicAir (Republic Air)   

Unsure

2006* - 2009*

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

^ Genealogy :  

SACSA (Servicios Aereos del Centros)   

Unsure

1999* - 1999*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SAEMSA (Servicios Aereos Especializados Mexicanos)   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SAESA (Servicios Aereas Especiales SA)   

Unsure

1967* - 1973*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SaintEx Cargo   

Unsure

2008* - 2008*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SAM (Servicos Aerolineas Mexicanas)   

Inactive

1992* - 2001*

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

^ Genealogy :  

SANSA   

Renamed

1952* - 1952

^ Comments :  

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

SARO (Servicios Aereos Rutas Oriente)   

Inactive

1991* - 1994

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

^ Genealogy :  

Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez   

Renamed

1966 - 1966

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

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

Servicio Aereo Panini   

Renamed

1936 - 1948

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

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

Servicio Aereos Baja (Baja Flying Service)  updated

Unsure

1968* - 1976*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Servicio Aereos de Yucatan   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicio de Transporte Aereo   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aéreos   

Renamed

1960* - 1980*

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

^ Genealogy : Servicios Aéreos >Aero California

Servicios Aereos Castellanos  updated

Unsure

1967* - 1972*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aéreos de Carga Express   

Inactive

1992* - 2000

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos de Toluca  updated

Unsure

1966* - 1967*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos Ejecutivos De La Laguna   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos Estrella   

Unsure

1999* - 2003

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aereos La Paz   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Servicios Aéreos Nacionales   

Unsure

1946* - 1946*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

SETRA   

Inactive

1996* - 2003*

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

^ Genealogy :  

Sonora Aero Transportes   

Inactive

1971* - 1976

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

StatusAir   

Inactive

**** - ****

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

^ Genealogy :  

Tabasquena de Aviacion   

Inactive

1948 - 1970*

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

^ Genealogy :  

TACA de Mexico   

Not started

(1944*)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TACMSA (Transportes Aéreos del Centro de México)   

Inactive

1978 - 1987

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

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

TACSA (Transportes Aereo de Carga SA)   

Unsure

1978* - 1979*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TAESA Airlines   

Inactive

1991 - 2000

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

^ Genealogy :  

TAJ (Transportes Aereos Jalisco)   

Unsure

1949* - 1962*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TAM (Taxi Aereo de Mexico)   

Unsure

1975* - 1979*

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

^ Genealogy :  

TAMSA (Transportes Sereos Mexicanos SA)   

Unsure

1953* - 1966*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TANSA (Transportes Aereos de Nayarit SA)   

Inactive

2003* - 2004*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TAR Aerolíneas (Transportes Aéreos Regionales)   

Active

2014 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

TATSA (Transportes Aereos Terrestres)  added

Inactive

1943 - 1990

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

^ Genealogy :  

TAU (Transportes Aereos Tauro)   

Inactive

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxi Aereo de Oaxaca   

Renamed

1940* - 1943

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

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

Taxis Aereos de Parral   

Unsure

2001* - 2001*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxis Aereos de Sinaloa   

Unsure

2001* - 2001*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxis Aereos de Sonora   

Unsure

1954 - 1966*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Taxis Aereos Nacionales   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Tigres Voladores   

Unsure

1958* - 1960*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

TPA (Transpaís Aéreo)   

Active

19748 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Trans Aereos Terrestres   

Unsure

2004* - 2011*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Trans Mar de Cortes SA   

Renamed

1948 - 1960

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

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

Trans Mex (Trans Mexicanas)   

Unsure

1981* - 1983*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transcaesa   

Unsure

1983* - 1992*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportacion Aerea Mexicana   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transporte de Carga Aereo Pacifico   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transporte de Chiapas   

Unsure

1938* - 1939*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aereos de Coahuila*   

Unsure

1999* - 2003*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aereos del Pacifico   

Renamed

1936* - 1940

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

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

Transportes Aereos del Pacifico   

Active

2002 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aereos el Condor   

Unsure

**** - ****

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Transportes Aéreos Federales   

Renamed

1988 - 1988

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

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

Transportes Aereos Tampico   

Renamed

1946* - 1952

^ Comments :  

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

Transportes Aeromar   

Renamed

1987 - 1990*

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

^ Genealogy : Transportes Aerom >Aeromar

Transportes Unidos del Caribe   

Unconfirmed

(****)

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

US-MX Airlink   

Active

2012* - date

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

VARSA (Vuelos Asesoria y Representaciones SA)   

Inactive

1992 - 1994

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

VigoJet   

Active

2005 - date

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

^ Genealogy : Mex-Jet >VigoJet

VIP Servicios Aereos Ejecutivos   

Inactive

2007* - 2007*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

VivaAerobus.com   

Active

2006 - date

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

^ Genealogy :  

Volaris   

Active

2006 - date

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

^ Genealogy : Vuela >Volaris

Vuela   

Renamed

2006 - 2006

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

^ Genealogy : Vuela >Volaris

VuelaMex (VueloMex)   

Inactive

2001 - 2004*

^ Comments :  

^ Genealogy :  

Westair de Mexico   

Inactive

2002 - 2003

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

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

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