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Air Haïti was an airline based in Haiti.
Formation [ edit ]
Air Haiti SA was formed in December 1969 following the award of a five year foreign air carrier permit by the US
Civil Aeronautics Administration [1 ]
Operations [ edit ]
Air Haiti Curtiss Commando freight aircraft at Miami Airport in 1971
All-cargo scheduled services began in October 1970 between
Port-au-Prince Airport San Juan and Miami International Airport. Initially Curtiss C-46 Commando freighters were used but these were supplemented by leased Douglas DC-6A cargo aircraft. [2 ]
For a few years, Air Haïti's
C-46 Commandos were a common sight at airports such as San Juan, Puerto Rico and Miami International. The airline operated from 1969 until 1982, when it ceased operations. [3 ]
Air Haïti was re-launched by
Air Lébér, and it owns 89% of the airline. The government of Haiti owns 11%.
Air Haïti operated:
References [ edit ]
Davis John M, Martin Harold G, and Whittle John A.
The Curtiss C-46 Commando 1978. Air-ritain (Historians) ltd. ISBN 0-85130-065-0.