Category: SCADTA

Sociedad Colombo-Alemana de Transportes Aéreos


The Colombo-German Air Transport Society (SCADTA) was the second airline in the world and the first airline in America. It operated under that name from 1919 to 1939. In 1940, it changed its name to Aerovías Nacionales de Colombia S.A, better known as Avianca. In 2004, the Synergy company of Colombian-Brazilian businessman Germán Efromovich acquired…