LaMia shifts base to Isla Margarita

Venezuela’s LaMia has shifted its base of operations from Mérida to Porlamar, on Isla Margarita, in the Caribbean. Its name has also changed correspondingly to Línea Aérea Margarita Internacional de Aviación, though the acronym LaMia remains the same. LaMia has been trying to begin operations with four former CityJet Avro […]


Politics hampers LaMia takeoff

The launch of Venuezuelan airline Línea Aérea Mérida Internacional de Aviación C.A. (LaMia) is being hampered by political opposition. One member of the National Assembly, in particular, has launched a myriad accusations against the airline and the municipal authorities that support it – accusations that both have strongly rejected. As […]