Líneas Aéreas Allegro

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Líneas Aéreas Allegro was a scheduled/charter passenger airline from Mexico and US. Allegro Airlines offered 212 domestic and international flights to the U.S. every week.

Líneas Aéreas Allegro
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IATA
LL
ICAO
GRO
Callsign
ALLEGRO
Founded 1992
Ceased operations 2004
Hubs General Mariano Escobedo International Airport
Headquarters Monterrey
Website http://www.allegro.com.mx (OFFLINE)

Company history[edit]

Allegro was founded in 1992 by Fernando Padilla. It operated scheduled and charter passenger flights from Cancún, Quintana Roo, and Mexico City to points in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Central America and South America. The home base was in Monterrey, Nuevo León.[1]

Allegro operated until 2004 when it was ordered by a Phoenix court to return all aircraft to the lessors.[2]

Destinations[edit]

  • Acapulco
  • Atlanta
  • Austin/Bergstrom
  • Boston
  • Calgary
  • Cancun
  • Chicago/O'Hare
  • Chichen Itza
  • Cincinnati
  • Cleveland
  • Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Denver
  • Fargo
  • Guadalajara
  • Helena
  • Kansas City
  • Liberia
  • Los Angeles
  • Louisville
  • Mexico City
  • Oakland
  • Oklahoma City
  • Philadelphia
  • Phoenix
  • Punta Cana
  • Saint John's
  • San Francisco
  • Tampico
  • Tijuana

Fleet details[edit]

Incidents[edit]

On 5/14/1996 Allegro flight 401, a chartered DC-9 from Orlando, FL to Cancun, Mexico crashed short of the runway while attempting an emergency landing in Tampico, Mexico. There were no fatalities among the 46 occupants but the plane was damaged beyond repair.

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