PAN AM OPS‘ List of European Countries and Destinations

List of European Countries with PAN AM Operations (mostly scheduled services)

Pan Am used to be the largest Non-European carrier in Europe.


Western Europe
  • Belgium – Brussels
  • France – Nice with A-310 from New York
  • Paris-Le Bourget
  • Paris Charles de Gaulle
  • Paris Orly with Boeing 727-200, Boeing 747 until 1990
List of Airports with PAN AM Operations in Germany

with a market share of up to 70% until 1990/91 (I.G.S.)

Berlin-Tempelhof (until 1974)
Berlin-Tegel first private air carrier at Tegel’s airport 1974 until 1990/91 (on behalf of Lufthansa and from New York with Airbus A-310)

Bremen (PAN AM Express with ATR-42)

Cologne/Bonn with B 727-200 

Düsseldorf with B 727-200 and 1989/90 with A-310 with continuing flight to New York (by JFK bases crews)


Main technical Hub in Europe until 1990/91:

Frankfurt with B 727-200 and A-310

Hamburg with B 727-200 with continuing flights to London (LHR)

Hanover (PAN AM Express with ATR-42)

Munich with B 727-200

Nuremberg with B 727-200

Saarbrücken (PAN AM Express with ATR-42)

Stuttgart with B 727-200 with continuing flights to Zurich by German bases crews – and further to Geneva, Switzerland with continuation to Turkey (by Turkish bases crews) all with B 727-200

Sylt (PAN AM Express with ATR-42)

  • Iceland – Reykjavik
  • Ireland – Dublin, Shannon
  • Netherlands – Amsterdam
  • England and Scotland/U.K.Glasgow-PrestwickLondon-StanstedLondon Gatwick (LGW)  with Airbus A-310 until 1991BASELondon Heathrow (LHR) with Boeing 727-200, Airbus A-310, Boeing 747 until 1990
Central Europe
  • Austria – Vienna
  • Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic) – Prague
  • Hungary – Budapest
  • Poland – Kraków, Warsaw BASE!
  • Switzerland – Geneva, Zürich
Eastern Europe
  • Romania – Bucharest
  • Soviet Union (now Russia) – Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Moscow BASE!
  • Yugoslavia (now Bosnia and Herzegovina) Sarajevo, (now Croatia) Dubrovnik, Zagreb, (now Serbia) Belgrade BASE!
Northern Europe

all by PAN AM Express until 1990

  • Denmark – Copenhagen
  • Finland – Helsinki
  • Norway – Bergen, Oslo
  • Sweden – Stockholm
Southern Europe
  • Greece – Athens and regular charter flights to: Thessaloniki, Heraklion, Cyprus
  • Italy – Milan, Naples, Palermo, Rome
  • Portugal – Funchal, Lisbon, Porto, Santa Maria Island, Terceira Island
  • Spain – Barcelona,Madrid, Malaga, Valencia and regular charter flights to Mallorca with B 727-200
  • Turkey – Ankara, Istanbul BASE! with B 727-200 and regular charter flights to: Antalya, Alanya, Dahlaman, Izmir with A-310