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  • Aerolineas Argentinas joins SkyTeam

    Aerolineas Argentinas became the first South American carrier to join the SkyTeam alliance in a signing ceremony held in a hanger at Buenos Aires's Jorge...

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  • Alas Uruguay receives first ex-Ukraine International 737s

    News | 11 Feb 2015 19:24 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Alas Uruguay, the employee-owned, state-backed successor to bankrupt Pluna, has received its first two Boeing 737-300s from Ukraine International Airlines.
  • Aerolineas Argentinas averts mechanics’ strike

    News | 09 Feb 2015 13:25 | Rainer Uphoff

    Morning flights are operating normally at Buenos Aires' Aeroparque Jorge Newbery downtown airport after a mandatory conciliation imposed by the Ministry of Labour appears to have averted a strike by employees of Aerolineas Argentinas and regional Austral , according to a source at the airport.
  • ANALYSIS: Aerolineas Argentinas steps forward with SkyTeam

    News | 17 Sep 2012 16:58 | Edward Russell

    <p>A crowd of more than a thousand people came together at a hangar at Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery airport to mark Aerolineas Argentinas's entry into SkyTeam...
  • Aerolineas Argentinas joins SkyTeam

    News | 30 Aug 2012 03:53 | Edward Russell

    Aerolineas Argentinas became the first South American carrier to join the SkyTeam alliance in a signing ceremony held in a hanger at Buenos Aires's Jorge...
  • American Falcon in move to extend regional routes

    News | 04 Sep 2001 00:00

    <p>JUSTIN WASTNAGE / LONDON</p> <p>Argentinian carrier is seeking authority to start eight new South American services </p> <p>Argentinian carrier American Falcon is set to exploit a government plan to start regional services from Buenos Aires' city airport. The Argentine capital's Aeroparque Jorge Newbery airport currently only supports domestic flights and services to Uruguay, which has a customs union with Argentina. </p> <p>American Falcon, which operates feeder services for European carriers from the capital's Ezeizia International airport, will start additional services via Montevideo, where it has fourth freedom rights. This is in advance of final Argentine transport ministry plans to open up the city centre airport to all destinations in the six-nation Mercosur trading bloc. </p> <p>The airline, which operates a Boeing 737-200 and Fokker F28, has requested approval from the Argentine civil aviation authority to start eight new services to South American destinations, with M
  • Court blames LAPA's top management for 737 crash

    News | 02 Jan 2001 18:30 | Tom Gill

    <BODY LINK="#0000ff" VLINK="#800080"> <P>An Argentine court has imposed massive financial penalties on the four top executives of privately owned carrier LAPA, saying they were responsible for the crash on 31 August 1999 of a Boeing 737-200 at Buenos Aires' downtown Aeroparque Jorge Newbery airport, which killed 67 people. </P> <P>Presiding Judge Literas has ruled that the LAPA executives were responsible for "<I>estrago culposo</I>" - a crime against public safety - and ordered that some $40 million of assets belonging to the airline's president, Gustavo Deutsch, be frozen, local newspaper <I>Clarin </I>reports. </P> <P>The court, which made its ruling on 23 December, also froze $500,000 of assets belonging to LAPA director general Ronaldo Boyd, together with $100,000-worth of assets of other senior executives of the airline. The executives include operations boss Fabian Chionetti and head of human resources Nora Arzeno. </P> <P>In addition, the court froze $50,000 of the assets