About LAM

35 years flying into the future

LAM–Mozambique Airlines, set up on 14 May 1980, this year celebrates its 35th birthday, with a growth horizon which includes the acquisition of three new aircraft, ordered from Boeing, and which will bedelivered as from 2016. At the same time, as from this year, LAM will strengthen its fleet with another two aircraft. The acquisitions are intended to give consistency to the expansion of the company’s network of flights which covers the opening of intercontinental destinations. These and other proposals included in the company’s Strategic Plan for 2014–2018 were themes of the following interview with the Chief Executive Officer of LAM, Dr. Iacumba Ali Aiuba.

Company History

LAM - Mozambique Airlines was founded in 1936 as DETA, a division of the Ports and Railways services. After independence, by Decree 8/80 of 19th November 1980, DETA was changed to LAM - Mozambique Airlines.


Code of conduct

A base do desenvolvimento da LAM - Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique é a nossa conduta ética nos negócios. Esse compromisso, explicitado nos Valores da LAM, exige um importante instrumento para orientar as acções e decisões dos trabalhadores: o Código de Conduta LAM - Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique.


For an effective management of personnel, LAM search recruiting professionals who have a high sense of responsibility, loyalty, confidentiality, with willingness to progress in their career and who identify with our mission and vision.