Aerolineas Argentinas Logo – Aerolineas Argentinas (also known as Airlines ) is an airline of Argentina dedicated to the commercial transportation of passengers, besides being the flag carrier and the largest in the country. Make domestic and international flights, arriving with its network of destinations in South America , North America , Europe and Oceania . since July 2008 is under the management of the Argentine State .
Aerolineas Argentinas was born in 1950 by a decree of President Juan Domingo Peron , by joining four airlines. In 1979 , the company became the State Society , but 11 years later, in 1990 , the Spanish consortium Iberia was by the company, which changed its name to Aerolineas Argentinas SA In 2001 , the new management increased the participation of Spanish officials, which ended with the transfer of the airline to Marsans Group . Finally, in2009 , the company was nationalized and returned to the hands of the Argentine State . 4 Marsans received no compensation for this expropriation, therefore denounced the Argentine state. Still no decision on this case.
It is based in the Torre Bouchard in Buenos Aires . The company also manages the airline Austral Airlines , freight companies Argentinas Cargo Airlines and Jet Pack , the ramp services company Aerohandling , and tourism company Opt .