In addition, Aeropostal used a McDonnell Douglas DC-9-50 as a crew training aircraft.

Retired Fleet

Aeropostal had in the past operated the following aircraft:

Incidents and accidents

Aeropostal has had a total of 24 accidents and incidents since April 23, 1937 with a total of 319 fatalities. The worst accident for Aeropostal (and the worst scheduled-airline accident in history until then)[11] was on June 20, 1956, when 74 people were killed when a Lockheed Constellation, registration YV-C-AMS, crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of New York.[12]

  • On January 25, 1971, Vickers Viscount YV-C-AMV of Linea Aeropostal Venezolana crashed into a mountain near Mérida. Thirteen of the 47 people on board were killed.[13]