Viação Aérea Bahiana

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Viação Aérea Bahiana
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Founded 1945
Ceased operations 1948

Viação Aérea Bahiana was a Brazilian airline founded in 1945. It ceased operations on November 4, 1948.

History[edit]

Viação Aérea Bahiana was founded on December 12, 1945 and flights started in February 1946. Panair do Brasil gave technical and administrative support for start-up but business was not successful and on November 4, 1948 it ceased operations.[1]

Destinations[edit]

Viação Aérea Bahiana served the following cities:[2]

Fleet[edit]

Viação Aérea Bahiana[2]
Aircraft Total Years of operation Notes
Lockheed Model 18 Lodestar 2 1946–1948
Boeing 247D 1 1947–1948
Douglas DC-3/C-47 3 1948

References[edit]

  1. ^ Instituto Histórico-Cultural da Aeronáutica (2005). História Geral da Aeronáutica Brasileira: de janeiro de 1946 a janeiro de 1956 após o término da Segunda Guerra Mundial até a posse do Dr. Juscelino Kubitschek como Presidente da República (in Portuguese) 4. Rio de Janeiro: GR3 Comunicação & Design. p. 355. 
  2. ^ a b Pereira, Aldo (1987). Breve História da Aviação Comercial Brasileira (in Portuguese). Rio de Janeiro: Europa. p. 292. 

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