Aerolíneas Argentinas

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Aerolíneas Argentinas
Light blue and gray letters with a stylized light blue condor at the top
IATA ICAO Callsign
AR ARG ARGENTINA
Founded14 May 1949; 70 years ago (1949-05-14)
Commenced operations7 December 1950 (1950-12-07)
HubsAeroparque Jorge Newbery
Secondary hubsMinistro Pistarini International Airport
Focus cities
Frequent-flyer programAerolíneas Plus
AllianceSkyTeam
Subsidiaries
Fleet size56
Destinations58
Company sloganAlta en el cielo
(English: Up high in the sky)
Parent companyArgentine Government (100%)
HeadquartersAeroparque Jorge Newbery, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Key people
  • Mario Dell'Acqua (President)
  • Diego Garcia (CCO)
RevenueIncrease US$ 1.98 billion (FY 2017) [1]
Net incomePositive decrease US$ –231.46 million (FY 2017) [1]
Total assetsIncrease US$ 1.69 billion (FY 2017) (incl. all subsidiaries)[1]
Employees10,657[1]
Websitewww.aerolineas.com.ar

Aerolineas Argentinas is the largest airline of Argentina. It began in 1950.[2]

An Aerolineas Argentinas airplane about to land at Buenos Aires.


Fleet[change | change source]

The average age of the Aerolíneas Argentinas fleet is 6.7 years (Airlines 6.6 and Austral 6.8, in September 2018)


Current Fleet
Aircraft In Fleet Ordered Seats Note
C Y Total
Airbus A330-200 10 24 243 267
246 270
248 272
Airbus A340-300 2 30 255 285 Evaluating change by B787 or A350[3]
Boeing 737-700 8 12 125 137
8 120 128 They will be removed as they reach the 737 MAX 8. LV-BZA with livery of SkyTeam
Boeing 737-800 31 8 162 170
Boeing 737 MAX 8 5 6 8 162 170
Embraer 190 26 LV–FPS with livery SkyTeam. All operated by Austral líneas Aéreas. Evaluating B737-800 o A320
Total 82 6


References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Memoria y Estados Contables" (PDF). Retrieved 31 May 2018.
  2. http://www.planespotters.net/Airline/Aerolineas-Argentinas
  3. Yeo, Ghim-Lay (18 November 2017). "Aerolineas to debut 737 Max in December". Flightglobal.com.