Throwback Thursday
A SAHSA-TAN Boeing 737-200. (Photo: Torsten Maiwald [GFDL 1.2 ( or GFDL 1.2 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

TBT (Throwback Thursday) in Aviation History: SAHSA

While the small Central American country of Honduras does not currently have a flag carrier, that was not always the case. Honduras’ original flag carrier was Servicio Aéreo de Honduras S.A., abbreviated to SAHSA, which formed in the 1940s to bring commercial service to the rural country. The original funding for SAHSA would be split between private investors, Pan American Airways and the Honduran government. Due to the airline being associated with Pan Am, operations were limited to just inter-Honduras…