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TAAG Angola Airlines
Last updated: 4 March 2012

name: TAAG Angola Airlines
country: Angola
ICAO code: DTA
IATA code: DT
Founded: 1938
founded as DTA

IOSA registered TAAG Angola Airlines passed the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) benchmark for global safety management
EU blacklist TAAG Angola Airlines is on the List of airlines banned within the EU

TAAG Angola Airlines - Safety oversight information:

04 JUL 2007: Added to EU list of banned air carriers

28 MAY 2009: Added to EU list of banned air carriers
Granted a new AOC in accordance with the Angolan Aviation Safety Regulations (AASR), following a complete recertification procedure.
13 JUL 2009: Extent of EU ban changed
Allowed to fly to Portugal with Boeing 777 aircraft D2-TED, D2-TEE or D2-TEF.
26 NOV 2009: Extent of EU ban changed
Allowed to carry out no more than ten flights per week with Boeing 777 aircraft (D2-TED, D2-TEE and D2-TEF) or with Boeing 737-700 (D2-TBF, D2-TBG, D2-TBH and D2-TBJ) from Luanda to Lisbon. These flights are to be operated only after the Angolan authorities have carried out ramp checks of the aircraft before each flight departing Angola and the Portuguese authorities have conducted ramp checks of aircraft in Portugal.
30 MAR 2010: Extent of EU ban changed
Allowed to fly into EU (limitation to Portugal lifted) with Boeing 777 aircraft D2-TED, D2-TEE or D2-TEF and Boeing 737-700 aircraft D2-TBF, D2-TBG, D2-TBH, D2-TBJ. However, the operations should be subject to appropriate verification of effective compliance with the relevant safety standards through the prioritisation of ramp inspections to be carried out on aircraft of this air carrier.
21 NOV 2011: Extent of EU ban changed
Allowed to fly into EU with two additional Boeing 777-300 aircraft.

 

TAAG Angola Airlines - News:

30 Apr 2017: Incident: Boeing 737-700 nose gear retracts after landing, Soyo Airport, Angola

 

TAAG Angola Airlines- Accident & incidents:

15 occurrences in the ASN safety database, showing occurrence 1 - 10

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
28-JUN-2007Boeing 737-2M2 D2-TBP EU blacklist TAAG 5+ 1 M'Banza Cong...   A1
26-DEC-2002Boeing 737-2M2 D2-TBD TAAG 0 near Windhoek   A2
14-APR-1997Fokker F-27 Friendship 600 D2-TFP TAAG 3 Brazzaville-... A1
20-FEB-1992Boeing 707-349C D2-TOJ TAAG 0 Luanda-4 de ... A1
10-OCT-1988Boeing 707-347C D2-TOM TAAG 0 Luanda A1
08-FEB-1988Boeing 707-349C D2-TOI TAAG 0 Luanda-4 de ... A1
08-JAN-1988Yakovlev Yak-40K D2-TYD TAAG 0 Luanda Airpo...   A1
08-JUN-1986Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules D2-THA TAAG 0 Dundo Airpor... C1
09-FEB-1984Boeing 737-2M2 D2-TBV TAAG 0 Huambo Airpo...   C1
08-NOV-1983Boeing 737-2M2 D2-TBN TAAG 130 near Lubango Airp... C1
29-NOV-1982Antonov An-26 D2-TAB TAAG 15 Monte Bibala   A1
16-MAY-1981Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules D2-EAS TAAG 4 near Menongue Air...   C1
04-NOV-1980Boeing 737-2M2C D2-TAA TAAG 0 Benguela Air...   A1
08-JUN-1980Yakovlev Yak-40K D2-TYC TAAG 19 near Matala   C1
15-MAY-1979Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules D2-FAF TAAG 0 São Tomé Isl... A1

 

TAAG Angola Airlines- Photos:

photo of Lockheed-L-100-20-Hercules-D2-THA
accident date: 08-06-1986
type: Lockheed L-100-20 Hercules
registration: D2-THA
photo of Boeing-707-349C-D2-TOI
accident date: 08-02-1988
type: Boeing 707-349C
registration: D2-TOI
photo of Boeing-707-347C-D2-TOM
accident date: 10-10-1988
type: Boeing 707-347C
registration: D2-TOM
photo of Boeing-707-349C-D2-TOJ
accident date: 20-02-1992
type: Boeing 707-349C
registration: D2-TOJ