Gowair Vacation Airlines

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Aura Airlines
(Gowair Vacation Airlines)
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IATA ICAO Callsign
G6 [ citation needed ]GWRLemon
Founded2017
Operating bases Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
Fleet size2
Parent company Gowaii Vacation Holding
Website www.auraairlines.com

Aura Airlines SL (previously Gowair Vacation Airlines) is a Spanish airline based at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport. Owned by tour operator Gowaii, it operates charter flights in Europe and offers ACMI (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance and Insurance) leases to other airlines. [1]

The company received its first aircraft, an Airbus A320-200, in July 2017. It planned to start flights to the Caribbean using Airbus A330 aircraft in 2018, however in 2020 the company has not begun operation of any aircraft. [1]

Fleet

As of April 2021: [2]

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References

  1. 1 2 "Spain's Gowair adds maiden aircraft, an A320". ch-aviation. July 17, 2017. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  2. "Gowair Fleet Details and History". Planespotters.net. Retrieved September 18, 2017.