Amaszonas Uruguay

Amaszonas Uruguay was the flag carrier airline of Uruguay. The airline operatesd commercial passenger services out of its hubs at Carrasco International Airport and Laguna del Sauce International Airport to most major South American destinations, as well as several secondary destinations in the Southern Cone.

Amaszonas Uruguay
Amaszonas Uruguay Logo.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
Z7 AUZ URUGUAYO
FoundedApril 2015
Ceased operationsJanuary 21, 2021
HubsCarrasco International Airport
Focus citiesCapitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport
Frequent-flyer programJet Class Miles
Fleet size1
Destinations6
Parent companyLínea Aérea Amaszonas
HeadquartersMontevideo, Uruguay
Key peopleSergio de Urioste (Manager)
Websiteamaszonas.com

HistoryEdit

 
An Amaszonas Uruguay Bombardier CRJ200ER in the former livery in 2016

In April 2015, the Bolivian airline Línea Aérea Amaszonas reached an agreement with the Uruguayan company BQB Lineas Aereas, thus obtaining the transfer of its permits to enter the aforementioned airline's airspace and changing its name to Amaszonas Uruguay in exchange for maintaining 30 employees of this airline. The airline announced the suspension of operations on November 19, 2020.[1] The airline officially ceased all operations on January 21, 2021.[2][3]

DestinationsEdit

Amaszonas Uruguay flew to the following destinations:[4]

Country City Airport Notes
Argentina Buenos Aires Aeroparque Jorge Newbery
Bolivia Santa Cruz de la Sierra Viru Viru International Airport
Brazil São Paulo São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport
Paraguay Asuncion Silvio Pettirossi International Airport
Uruguay Montevideo Carrasco International Airport Hub
Uruguay Punta del Este Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport Focus city

Codeshare agreementsEdit

FleetEdit

 
An Amaszonas Uruguay Embraer 190LR in the new livery in 2020

As of January 2021, Amaszonas Uruguay's fleet consists of the following aircraft:[5]

Amaszonas Uruguay fleet
Aircraft In
service
Orders Passengers Notes
Embraer 190LR 1 1 112
Total 1 1

Amaszonas Uruguay formerly operated the following aircraft:[5]

Amaszonas Uruguay former fleet
Aircraft Total Introduced Retired Notes
Bombardier CRJ100LR 1 2016 2020
Bombardier CRJ200ER 1 2017 2020

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Amaszonas Uruguay suspends operations". Retrieved November 18, 2020.
  2. ^ "IATA suspends Amaszonas Uruguay from BSP". Ch-aviation.com. Retrieved February 25, 2021.
  3. ^ "Amaszonas Uruguay is out of the IATA BSP". Aviacionnews.com. Retrieved February 22, 2021.
  4. ^ "Route map".
  5. ^ a b "Amaszonas Uruguay Fleet Details and History". Planespotters.net. Retrieved March 5, 2021.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Amaszonas Uruguay at Wikimedia Commons