Aviones Comerciales de Guatemala (Avcom)

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Aviones Comerciales de Guatemala
Founded 1929
Operating bases La Aurora International Airport
Fleet size See Fleet below
Headquarters Guatemala City, Guatemala

Aviones Comerciales de Guatemala (Avcom) is an airline based in Guatemala City, Guatemala. It was established in 1929, operates domestic charter services and is associated with TACA. Its main base is La Aurora International Airport, Guatemala City.[1]

Incidents and accidents[edit]

  • 16 February 1996 - a DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300 (registration: TG-JAK), on a flight from La Aurora International Airport to Cantabal crashed. There were 2 occupants and both were killed. On approach to Cantabal, the captain descended into the clouds below MDA. The airplane contacted trees and crashed[2]

Fleet[edit]

The Aviones Comerciales de Guatemala (Avcom) fleet consists of the following aircraft (at March 2007):[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Flight International 27 March 2007
  2. ^ Accident Report