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This page provides links to all currently operating international, regional, domestic, passenger and cargo airlines registered in Argentina. Click on Airline Name for contact, fleet, route and accident data.


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Airlines in Argentina
Airline Main Base
IATA code
ICAO code
IATA Prefix
Start of ops.
Aerolineas Argentinas Buenos Aires (AEP)
AR
ARG
044
1949
American Jet Buenos Aires (AEP)
AJ
AJT
-
1984
Andes Líneas Aéreas Salta (SLA)
OY
ANS
-
2006
Austral Líneas Aéreas Buenos Aires (AEP)
AU
AUT
143
1971
Avianca Argentina Buenos Aires (AEP)
AV
AVA
-
2016
Baires Fly Buenos Aires (AEP)
-
-
-
1996
Flying America San Fernando
-
-
-
1996
LADE - Líneas Aéreas Del Estado Buenos Aires (AEP)
5U
LDE
022
1940
LATAM Argentina Buenos Aires (AEP)
4M
DSM
469
2016

Recently defunct airlines in Argentina
Airline Fate
IATA code
ICAO code
Start of ops.
End of ops.
Aero Chaco Started operations 5/11/08 using AOC of Macair Jet; ceased ops in 4/10 due to low demand
VM
-
2008
2010
AeroVip -
NJ
AOG
1999
2010
AIRG -
MJ
LPR
2001
2002
Air Plus Argentina Formed by Air Plus Comet, Spain
U3
LMP
1998
2002
American Falcon Airlines Flew sporadically for LAN Argentina until 6/2005. AOC revoked in 8/08
WK
AFB
1995
2005
Arjet Airlines -
-
-
2010
2014
Cardinal Airlines Reorganized in late 2004 as Skyways
-
SYA
2001
2004
CATA Linea Aérea Ceased ops first half of 2004
-
CTZ
1986
2004
Dinar Airlines Ceased ops 28/10/2002 & assets were acquired by American Falcon; declared extinct 9/2004
D7
RDN
1991
2001
LAER Ceased ops 30/4/02; brand later transferred to Macair 22/10/07
2L
-
1998
2002
LAN Argentina Joined LATAM Group and renamed
4M
DSM
2005
2016
LAPA Filed for bankrupcy in 2001; reorganised as a domestic carrier and renamed (temporarily) ARG 1/12/01
MJ
LPR
1977
2001
LAPA Ceased ops 22/4/03
MJ
LPR
2002
2003
Leal Airlines C Services suspended in 6/12
-
-
2008
2012
Macair Jet Purchased 21/3/16 by Avianca for $10m; re-launched with ATR-72 dba Avianca Argentina
A0
MCJ
1996
2011
Silver Sky Airlines Ceased activities on 18/12/09
-
SIK
2006
2009
Skyways Formed 11/2004 using assets from defunct Cardinal Airlines; provided ad hoc operations to American Falcon
-
-
2004
2005
Sol Lineas Aereas Operations suspended 15/1/16 due to the termination of a financial agreement with Aerolineas Argentinas
8R
OLS
2005
2016
Southern Winds Filed for bankrupcy 17/3/05; closed down 8/7/05. AOC formally revoked on 23/6/08
A4
SWD
1996
2005
STAF Ceased ops 1993; restarted 1996 with Mexican interests but ceased own ops in 1998, continuing as ACMI until 2005
FS
STU
1985
2005

Airline Airline hull loss accidents in Argentina
Date
Airline Aircraft type Reg. Location Fatal
Cat.
19-Oct-15 Top Air SA Learjet 35A LV-ZSZ San Fernando... 0 crashed
14-Sep-14 Tango Jet Beech Super King Air LV-WLT Nordelta, BA 2 crashed
02-Jan-13 SOL Líneas Aéreas Saab 340A LV-BMD Mendoza-El P... 0 crashed
18-May-11 SOL Líneas Aéreas Saab 340A LV-CEJ near Prahuaniyeu, RN 22 crashed
24-Oct-10 Paracaidismo Casares Antonov 2T CX-CAP near Santa Isabel... 0 crashed
15-Dec-06 Baires Fly Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III LV-WRA Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
26-Oct-03 CATA Linea Aérea Fairchild FH-227B LV-MGV near Buenos Aires... 5 crashed
27-Nov-01 Aerocassa Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II LV-WSD Bahía Blanca... 0 crashed
28-Apr-01 Les Grands Jorasses Cessna 208B Grand Caravan LV-WSC near Roque Pérez, BA 10 crashed
09-Jan-01 LAB Boeing 727-287 CP-2323 Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
01-Apr-00 Taxval Cessna 208A Caravan 675 LV-ZSR near Gualeguaychú... 1 crashed
31-Aug-99 LAPA Boeing 737-204C LV-WRZ Buenos Aires... 63+ 2 crashed
24-Feb-99 Aerolineas Argentinas MD-88 LV-VBY Buenos Aires... 0 destroyed
23-Nov-98 Kaikén Líneas Aéreas Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II LV-WDV Río Gallegos... 0 crashed
16-Jul-98 Alas del Sur Rockwell Sabreliner 60 LV-WPO near Córdoba-Paja... 3 crashed
03-Jun-98 Air Tango Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III LV-WIL Santa Fé-Sau... 0 crashed
07-Feb-97 Air Service  Dassault Falcon 20C LV-WLH near Salta-Martín... 4 crashed
09-Aug-96 TAPSA DHC-6 Twin Otter 200 LV-LNY Auca Mahuida... 0 crashed
25-Jan-96 TAN Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III LV-AOR Rincón de Lo... 0 crashed
08-Nov-95 LADE Fokker F-27 Friendship TC-72 near Villa Dolore... 53 crashed
28-Aug-95 Medicorp Learjet 24 LV-WMR Posadas Airp... 0 crashed
21-Dec-94 Corporate Flight Sabreliner 40 N747E Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
29-Sep-94 Radeair Rockwell 1121B Jet Commander LV-WEN near Córdoba-Paja... 8 crashed
23-Jan-94 LAER FMA IA 50 Guaraní II LV-LAE Santa Elena ... 0 crashed
26-Nov-93 VIASA DC-10-30 YV-135C Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
03-Sep-93 Aero Condor North-American-Rockwell Sabreliner OB-1319 Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
20-Nov-92 Aerolineas Argentinas Boeing 737-287C LV-JNE San Luis Air... 0 crashed
05-Jan-90 Aerolineas Argentinas Fokker F-28 Fellowship LV-MZD Villa Gesell... 0 crashed
23-Sep-89 Misiones State Government Learjet 25D LV-MMV Rio Alta Par... 2 crashed
16-Aug-89 LADE Fokker F-28 Fellowship TC-51 San Carlos d... 0 crashed
26-Sep-88 Aerolineas Argentinas Boeing 737-287 LV-LIU Ushuaia Airp... 0 crashed
12-Jun-88 Austral Lineas Aéreas DC-9-81 (MD-81) N1003G near Posadas Airp... 22 crashed
27-Jan-86 Aerolineas Argentinas Boeing 707-387C LV-JGR Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
11-Apr-85 YPF BAe-125-700B LV-ALW near Salta, SA 7 crashed
25-May-84 LADE DHC-6 Twin Otter 200 T-83 near Córdoba-Paja... 0 crashed
15-May-84 Tierra del Fuego Province Learjet 35A LV-TDF near Ushuaia Airp... 12 crashed
23-Sep-83 Dirección Provincial de Aeronáutica de Salta FMA IA 50 Guaraní II LV-LAD Las Bolsas, SA 0 crashed
07-May-81 Austral Lineas Aéreas BAC One-Eleven 529FR LV-LOX near Buenos Aires... 31 crashed
03-Aug-78 LAN Chile Boeing 707-351B CC-CCX near Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
21-Nov-77 Austral Lineas Aéreas BAC One-Eleven 420EL LV-JGY near San Carlos d... 46 crashed
07-Aug-77 LADE DHC-6 Twin Otter 200 T-87 near El Bolson, RN 6 crashed
23-May-77 LADE Douglas C-47A (DC-3) TC-11 Morón, BA 0 crashed
14-Apr-76 YPF Avro 748-105 Srs. 1 LV-HHB near Cutral-Có , NE 34 crashed
15-Nov-75 Aerolineas Argentinas Fokker F-28 Fellowship LV-LOB near Concordia Ai... 0 crashed
11-May-75 PLUNA Vickers 769D Viscount CX-AQO Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
16-Mar-75 LADE Fokker F-27 Friendship TC-72 near San Carlos d... 52 crashed
04-Dec-73 Austral Lineas Aéreas BAC One-Eleven 521FH LV-JNR Bahía Blanca... 0 crashed
19-Oct-71 LADECO Douglas DC-6B HI-146 Mt Santa Elena 3 crashed
25-Feb-71 Automobil Club Argentino Douglas DC-3-294 LV-JTC Tucumán Airp...   unknown
19-Dec-70 Aerolineas Argentinas Avro 748-105 Srs. 1 LV-HHH Sarmiento 0 crashed
16-Nov-70 TALA Douglas DC-6B N6113C La Antigua 0 crashed
12-Jul-70 AER Bristol 175 Britannia 312F LV-JNL Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
10-Jun-70 International Aerodyne Lockheed L-1049G Super Constellation N8021 near La Rioja, LR 0 crashed
04-Feb-70 Aerolineas Argentinas Avro 748-105 Srs. 1 LV-HGW Loma Alta, CH 37 crashed
17-Dec-69 Austral Lineas Aéreas Curtiss C-46A LV-GEB Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
27-Nov-69 Aerolineas Argentinas Avro 748-105 Srs. 1 LV-HHI near Santa Rosa A... 0 crashed
15-Jul-69 Aerolineas Argentinas Avro 748-105 Srs. 1 LV-IEV Bahía Blanca... 0 crashed
13-Jan-69 Sud Aviacion BN-2 Islander N584JA     unknown
26-May-67 LAP Convair CV-240-6 ZP-CDP Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
05-May-67 Airstar Lockheed 18 Lodestar N65GC near La Plata, BA   crashed
06-Dec-66 Germa Inc Curtiss C-46A ZP-CAP near Olacaputos, SA 0 crashed
17-Aug-66 Aerovías Halcón Curtiss C-46F LV-GLE Puerto Lobos... 1 crashed
27-Jan-66 Aerovías Halcón Curtiss C-46A LV-GFW near Río Cuarto, CD 0 crashed
30-Apr-64 Aerolineas Carreras  Curtiss C-46D LV-HIJ Laguna Brava... 0 crashed
09-Jan-64 ALA Douglas C-47B (DC-3) LV-FYJ near Zaráte, BA 30 crashed
03-Jul-63 Aerolineas Argentinas SE-210 Caravelle VI-N LV-HGY near Córdoba-Paja... 0 crashed
17-Jan-62 Aerocarga Curtiss C-46A ZP-CAI near Curuzú Cuatiá   crashed
19-Jul-61 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas DC-6 LV-ADW near Pardo, BA 67 crashed
30-Jun-61 TSA Curtiss C-46A LV-FTO Buenos Aires... 24 crashed
17-May-60 Transamerican Air Transport Curtiss C-46F LV-GGJ near El Sosneado 8 crashed
20-Feb-60 Aerolineas Argentinas de Havilland DH-106 Comet LV-AHO Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
12-Dec-59 Aerolineas Argentinas Convair CV-240-6 LV-ADM near Mendoza, MD 0 crashed
14-Jul-59 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ACM Santiago del... 0 crashed
15-May-59 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-AFW near Mar del Plat... 10 crashed
16-Jan-59 Austral Lineas Aéreas Curtiss C-46A LV-GED near Mar del Plat... 51 crashed
11-Nov-58 TSA Curtiss C-46A LV-FTP near Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
31-Dec-57 Aerolineas Argentinas Short S.25 Sandringham 2 LV-AAR Buenos Aires... 9 crashed
08-Dec-57 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas DC-4 LV-AHZ near Bolivar, BA 61 crashed
13-May-57 LADE Vickers 615 Viking 1B T-3 near San Carlos d... 15 crashed
11-Jan-57 LADE Vickers 615 Viking 1B T-11 Buenos Aires... 17+ 1 crashed
16-Jul-56 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ACD near Pavín, CD 18 crashed
20-May-55 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ACQ Río Gallegos... 0 crashed
16-Oct-54 Aerolineas Argentinas Convair CV-240-6 LV-ADQ near Capilla del ... 0 crashed
23-Apr-54 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ACX Sierra del V... 25 crashed
12-Nov-53 LADE Junkers Ju-52/3msai T-159 near Villa Muguet... 13 crashed
17-Oct-53 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-AGE Jujuy Airpor... 0 crashed
22-Jul-53 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ABX Trelew, CB   crashed
17-Jun-53 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-54A (DC-4) LV-ABQ near Córdoba, CD 0 crashed
09-Jun-53 LADE Vickers 615 Viking 1B T-6 Juan A. Prad... 0 crashed
28-Apr-51 Lyon Air Curtiss C-46A CC-CYA-141 near Los Antiguos... 0 crashed
26-Mar-51 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ACY near Río Grande, TF 11 crashed
30-Dec-50 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ACH near Cobo, BA 14 crashed
12-Jun-50 Aerolineas Argentinas Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ACL Buenos Aires... 0 crashed
27-Sep-49 FAMA Douglas C-54A (DC-4) LV-ABI near Castilla, BA 5 crashed
24-Dec-48 ALFA Macchi M.C.94-II LV-AAD Puerto Nuevo... 0 destroyed
24-Dec-48 ALFA Macchi M.C.94-II LV-AAE Puerto Nuevo... 0 destroyed
24-Dec-48 ALFA Macchi M.C.94-II LV-AAF Puerto Nuevo... 0 destroyed
24-Dec-48 ALFA Consolidated 16 Commodore LV-AAL Puerto Nuevo... 0 destroyed
29-Jul-48 ALFA Short S.25 Sandringham 2 LV-AAP near Buenos Aires 20 crashed
14-May-48 FAMA Vickers 615 Viking 1B LV-AFL near Junín Airpor... 0 crashed
02-Aug-47 BSAA Avro 691 Lancastrian C.3 G-AGWH Tupungato Mo... 11 crashed
30-Jul-47 ZONDA Douglas C-47A (DC-3) LV-ADD General Pach...   unknown
24-Jul-47 FAMA Avro 685 York I LV-XIH Morón AB, BA 2+ 1 crashed
27-Feb-47 LADE Junkers Ju-52/3mge T-154     crashed
20-Jan-44 LAN Chile Lockheed 18 Lodestar CC-CLC-0072 near Mendoza-El P... 11 crashed
24-Dec-40 CAUSA Junkers Ju-52/3m CX-ABB Buenos Aires... 0 destroyed
14-Dec-40 SANA Consolidated 16 Commodore LV-RAB Puerto Nuevo...   crashed
15-Jul-38 Pan Am Douglas DC-3-228 NC18114 Morón, BA 0+ 1 crashed
23-Aug-37 Panagra Douglas DC-2-118A NC14298 near San Luis, SL 3 crashed
11-Jun-34 Panagra Ford 5-AT-C Tri-Motor NC8417 Junin 5 crashed
08-Apr-30 Tri-Motor Safety Airways Ford 5-AT-C Tri-Motor R-148 Buenos Aires   crashed
02-Mar-30 NYRBA Ford 4-AT-A Tri-Motor R-131 Cordoba 0 crashed

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