File Description: The airline was established in 1980 and is wholly owned by the Pivcevic family. Its name DAP is the acronym for its creator, Domingo Andrés Pivcevic, a Punta Arenas-businessman. Its first operations were between Punta Arenas, Porvenir, Puerto Natales and Coyhaique, with the first plane being the Twin Otter. The first flight to Antarctica took place on February 12, 1989, and usually these take place on the Southern Hemisphere's summer season, employing the Twin Otter, King Air 100 and (since 2003) the DHC-7 leased from Voyageur Airways of Canada. AI flight plans made according ailine website. Enjoy fly over Patagonia!