|Founded||23 June 2003|
|Hubs||Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport|
|Destinations||5 scheduled plus charters|
|Headquarters||Piovera, Madrid, Spain|
Wamos Air, formerly Pullmantur Air, is a Spanish airline headquartered in Madrid. As of 2016 [update] , it is 81% owned by Springwater Capital and 19% owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises. The British Government charted a Wamos Air 747 multiple times to repatriate British citizens in Wuhan, China and Japan during the COVID-19 pandemic.It mostly operates leisure charter flights, several of them on behalf of sister company Pullmantur Cruises from its main base at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport.
As of December 2019, Wamos Air offers scheduled flights under its own brand name to the following destinations:
|Cuba||Varadero||Juan Gualberto Gómez Airport|
|Dominican Republic||Punta Cana||Punta Cana International Airport|
|Samaná||Samaná El Catey International Airport||Seasonal|
|Mexico||Cancún||Cancún International Airport|
|Spain||Madrid||Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport||Hub|
|United States||Orlando||Orlando Sanford International Airport||Seasonal|
As of December 2020, the Wamos Air fleet consists of the following aircraft:
|Wamos Air passenger fleet|
|Wamos Air cargo fleet|
|Airbus A330-200||2||—||Cargo||Makeshift cargo.|
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The deal also involved the departure of Gowaii Wamos capital, selling his remaining indirect interest in the tourist company to Springwater (which controls 81% of Wamos, compared with 19% owned by Royal Caribbean).
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