A LAW 737 (Photo: Juan Carlos Bascuñán Lizana from Santiago de Chile, Chile - LAW - Latin American Wings | Boeing 737-33R(WL) | CC-ARQ, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Latin American Wings: The Airline That Never Was

Despite ceasing revenue flights on March 9, Latin American Wings (LAW) completed a few flights on March 12, hours before the Chilean Aviation Authority (DGAC) revoked its AOC. A singular history of rapid expansion and spectacular failure just completed its circle. LAW was born in January 2016, with a route from Santiago (Chile) to Punta Cana (Dominican Republic), via Lima (Perú). Operating with five Boeing 737-300s, it followed a traditional full-service carrier model. In a domestic market dominated by LATAM, LAW’s…