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Algeria is known officially as the Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria. It is a republic of western North Africa, bordered on the north by the Mediterranean Sea; on the east by Tunisia and Libya; on the south by Niger, Mali, and Mauritania; and on the west by Morocco. Its total area is 2,381,741 sq km (919,595 sq mi).
Amendments  

27 Apr 2018

IAS (Inter Air Services) was a Alger based carrier that merged into Air Algerie in 1987 [updated]

13 Apr 2015

Air Algérie will launch a new cargo subsidiary with the arrival of two B.737-700(C)s in May [updated]

Aero Africaine  last update: 09Jun2018
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1945 - 1951
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Aero Africaine was founded in 1945 as the air transport division of SATT (Societe Africaine des Transports Tropicaux)
Aircraft : Douglas DC-3S | Lockheed Lodestar
Aero Service   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1999 - 2001*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Aerotechnique Alger-Duclos  last update: 24May2018
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1948 - 1962
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Aerotechnique Alger-Duclos >>Airnautic
Comments : No further information at this time - [Airnautic GECA started charter operations in Europe in 1958, and in 1960 operated a scheduled service. Took over the Algerian carrier Aerotechnique Alger-Duclos in 1962. Ceased operations in Sep1965. Company was dissolved effective 01Jan1966]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Afric Air (SACA Air Afric)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1955* - 1969
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Afrique  last update: 2017
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1937* - 1941*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation) >Regie Air Afrique + Regie Malagache + LANA +>Air Afrique
Comments : In 1937 the French Govt. combined the services of Regie Air Afrique, Regie Malagache & LANA to form Air Afrique
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Algerie (Societe Nationale de Transport et Travail Aerien)  last update: 27Apr2018
Status : Active

Dates :

1962 - date
Airline Code : AH : DAH
Genealogy : SACA + CAT =>CGTA >Air Algerie
Comments : CGTA (Compagnie Générale de Transports Aériens Air Algérie) was formed through merger between SACA (Societie Algerienne de Constructions Aeronautiques) (formed on 15Mar1947) and CAT (COMPAGNIE AIR TRANSPORT). International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Algeria - [Air Algeries' origins date back to the 1946 creation by French steamship line CGT of an Algiers-based, non-scheduled airline operation, Compagnie Générale de Transport Aériens (CGTA). Established through CGTA’s 23May1953 merger with Compagnie Air Transport (CAT). Initially linked Algiers with Paris and other major French cities. Had IAS (Inter Air Services) merge in in 1987. Renamed as Air Algérie following Algeria’s independence in Jul1962 and designated as the national carrier the following year]
Aircraft : A.300B2 | A.300B4 | A.310-200 | A.310-300 | A.320-200 | A.330-200 | A.330-300 | ATR 72-500 | B.727-200 | B.727-200 Adv. | B.737-200 Adv. | B.737-200C | B.737-400 | B.737-600 | B.737-700C | B.737-800 | B.747-100 | B.747-200 | B.747-300 | B.767-200 | B.767-300 | B.767-300ER | Beech 1900D | Beechcraft King Air 100 | Cessna 208 Caravan | DC.10 | F.27 | L.1011 Tristar | L-100-300 Hercules | Lockheed Constellation | Sud Aviation Caravelle
Air Express Algeria   
Status : Active

Dates :

2002 - date
Airline Code : -- : HME
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Express Algeria was founded in 2002 with domestic services and support for the oil industry
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air France Transatlantique  last update: 06Jan2018
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1945* - 1948
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Air France Transatlantique >>Air France
Comments : Air France Transatlantique merged into Air France [AIR FRANCE was formed by a merger of 5 airlines in 1933 (CGTA (Founded in 1919), CIDNA (Cie International de Navigation Aerienne), AIR-UNION, AIR-ORIENT and AEROPOSTALE. Also acqired the assets of Cie General Aeropostale in the same year. Rationalised in 1948 along with AIR BLANC and AIR FRANCE TRANSATLANTIQUE to form the modern AIR FRANCE. On 12Jan1990, the operations of all government owned airlines, Air France, Air Inter, Air Charter and UTA, were merged into the Air France Group. AIR FRANCE EUROPE was integrated into the parent company in 1997]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Fret   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1960s
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Fret Service Oran   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999 - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Maghreb (i)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1990 - 1994
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Maghreb (ii)   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2001 - 2005*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Maghreb was founded in 1996
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Oasis   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1963* - 1963*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Air Sahara   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1950* - 1968*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Antinea Airlines  last update: 04Nov2017
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999 - 2001
Airline Code : HO : DJA
Genealogy : Antinea Airlines >>Khalifa Airways
Comments : Antinea Airlines was founded in Jun1999 & operated passenger flights both locally and into France. Acquired by Khalifa Airways in 2001 [Khalifa Airways was founded in Jun1999 & operations started in Aug1999. Had Antinea Airlines merge in in 20001 & ECOAIR merge in in 2002. Had stopped flying by mid-Mar2003 after it failed to meet lease payments. Liquidated on 10Jul2003 (regional and international airline offering flights between Algeria and France)]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Atar Aviation   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
CAT (Compagnie Air Transport)  last update: 27Apr2018
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1946* - 1953
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : SACA + CAT =>CGTA >Air Algerie
Comments : Nil further at this time - [CGTA (Compagnie Générale de Transports Aériens Air Algérie) was formed through merger between SACA (Societie Algerienne de Constructions Aeronautiques) (formed on 15Mar1947) and CAT (COMPAGNIE AIR TRANSPORT). International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Algeria] - [Air Algeries' origins date back to the 1946 creation by French steamship line CGT of an Algiers-based, non-scheduled airline operation, Compagnie Générale de Transport Aériens (CGTA). Established through CGTA’s 23May1953 merger with Compagnie Air Transport (CAT). Initially linked Algiers with Paris and other major French cities. Had IAS (Inter Air Services) merge in in 1987. Renamed as Air Algérie following Algeria’s independence in Jul1962 and designated as the national carrier the following year]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
CATA (Compagnie Algerienne de Transports Aeriens)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1947 - 1950
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : CATA >>Aigle Azur >>UAT + TAI =>UTA >>Air France
Comments : CATA was taken over by Aigle Azur in 1950
Aircraft : Nil at this time
CGT (Compagnie Generale Transsaharienne)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1920* - 1920*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
CGTA (Compagnie Generale de Transports Aeriens)-Air Algerie  last update: 27Apr2018
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1953 - 1962
Airline Code : AH : ---
Genealogy : SACA + CAT =>CGTA >Air Algerie
Comments : - [CGTA (Compagnie Générale de Transports Aériens Air Algérie) was formed through merger between SACA (Societie Algerienne de Constructions Aeronautiques) (formed on 15Mar1947) and CAT (COMPAGNIE AIR TRANSPORT). International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Algeria] - [Air Algeries' origins date back to the 1946 creation by French steamship line CGT of an Algiers-based, non-scheduled airline operation, Compagnie Générale de Transport Aériens (CGTA). Established through CGTA’s 23May1953 merger with Compagnie Air Transport (CAT). Initially linked Algiers with Paris and other major French cities. Had IAS (Inter Air Services) merge in in 1987. Renamed as Air Algérie following Algeria’s independence in Jul1962 and designated as the national carrier the following year]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Compagnie Cherifienne du Pont Aerien Morocco   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1954 - 1955
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation)  last update: 2017
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1929* - 1935
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation) >Regie Air Afrique + Regie Malagache + LANA +>Air Afrique
Comments : CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation) was formed in 1929 and was absorbed by Regie Air Afrique in 1935. Air Afrique was formed around the assets of Regie Air Afrique, Regie Malagache and LANA
Aircraft : Nil at this time
EcoAir International  last update: 04Nov2017
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1999 - 2002
Airline Code : 9H : DEI
Genealogy : EcoAir International >>Khalifa Airways
Comments : EcoAir International was a domestic and international passenger services founded in 1999. Integrated into the Khalifa Group, the parent of Khalifa Airways [Khalifa Airways was founded in Jun1999 & operations started in Aug1999. Had Antinea Airlines merge in in 20001 & ECOAIR merge in in 2002. Had stopped flying by mid-Mar2003 after it failed to meet lease payments. Liquidated on 10Jul2003 (regional and international airline offering flights between Algeria and France)]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Germain   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1934 - 1938
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Germain was formed & operated a passenger service between Algiers & Oran in 1934
Aircraft : Nil at this time
IAS (Inter Air Services)  last update: 27Apr2018
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1984 - 1987
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : IAS (Inter Air Services) >>Air Algerie
Comments : IAS (Inter Air Services) was a Alger based carrier that merged into Air Algerie in 1987 - [CGTA (Compagnie Générale de Transports Aériens Air Algérie) was formed through merger between SACA (Societie Algerienne de Constructions Aeronautiques) (formed on 15Mar1947) and CAT (COMPAGNIE AIR TRANSPORT). International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Algeria] - [Air Algeries' origins date back to the 1946 creation by French steamship line CGT of an Algiers-based, non-scheduled airline operation, Compagnie Générale de Transport Aériens (CGTA). Established through CGTA’s 23May1953 merger with Compagnie Air Transport (CAT). Initially linked Algiers with Paris and other major French cities. Had IAS (Inter Air Services) merge in in 1987. Renamed as Air Algérie following Algeria’s independence in Jul1962 and designated as the national carrier the following year]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Khalifa Airways  last update: 04Nov2017
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999 - 2003
Airline Code : K6 : KZW
Genealogy : Ecoair >>Khalifa Airways
Comments : Khalifa Airways was founded in Jun1999 & operations started in Aug1999. Had Antinea Airlines merge in in 20001 & ECOAIR merge in in 2002. Had stopped flying by mid-Mar2003 after it failed to meet lease payments. Liquidated on 10Jul2003 (regional and international airline offering flights between Algeria and France)
Aircraft : Nil at this time
LANA (Lignes Aeriennes Nord-Africaines)  last update: 2017
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1935* - 1937
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation) >Regie Air Afrique + Regie Malagache + LANA +>Air Afrique
Comments : In 1937 the French Govt. combined the services of Regie Air Afrique, Regie Malagache & LANA to form Air Afrique
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Madina Airlines   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1998* - 1998*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
NAA (North African Airways)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1980 - 1989
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Regie Air Afrique  last update: 2017
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1934* - 1937
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation) >Regie Air Afrique + Regie Malagache + LANA +>Air Afrique
Comments : CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation) was formed in 1929 and was absorbed by Regie Air Afrique in 1935. In 1937 the French Govt. combined the services of Regie Air Afrique, Regie Malagache & LANA to form Air Afrique
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Rym Airlines   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003 - 2005
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
SACA (Societie Algerienne de Constructions Aeronautiques)  last update: 27Apr2018
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1947 - 1953
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : SACA + CAT =>CGTA >Air Algerie
Comments : Nil further at this time - [CGTA (Compagnie Générale de Transports Aériens Air Algérie) was formed through merger between SACA (Societie Algerienne de Constructions Aeronautiques) (formed on 15Mar1947) and CAT (COMPAGNIE AIR TRANSPORT). International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Algeria] - [Air Algeries' origins date back to the 1946 creation by French steamship line CGT of an Algiers-based, non-scheduled airline operation, Compagnie Générale de Transport Aériens (CGTA). Established through CGTA’s 23May1953 merger with Compagnie Air Transport (CAT). Initially linked Algiers with Paris and other major French cities. Had IAS (Inter Air Services) merge in in 1987. Renamed as Air Algérie following Algeria’s independence in Jul1962 and designated as the national carrier the following year]
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Sahara Airlines   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999 - 2003
Airline Code : 6S : SHD
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Sahara Airlines was founded in 1998 and started its flights in Sep1999. Domestic and international airline that operates around Southern Algeria. Suspect ceased operations when it’s owner fled the country.
Aircraft : Nil at this time
SATAER (Societe Algerienne du Transports Aeriens)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1947* - 1948*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : SATAER (Societe Algerienne du Transports Aeriens) was formed in 1947
Aircraft : Nil at this time
SATT (Societe Africaine des Transports Tropicaux)   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1933* - 1952*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : SATT was founded in 1933
Aircraft : Nil at this time
SGAA (Societe Generate d'Afflretements Aeriens Aero-Fretret)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1963* - 1964*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Societe Generate d'Aflretements Aeriens Aero-Fretret operated charter services in Algeria and the Sahara region and a daily service between Bougie, Djidjelli, Phillipeville and Constantine. SGAA flew along the coast Eastbound serving the small airfields from Algiers all the way to Bône (today the city of Annaba)
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Societe Aero Sahara (Aero Service Sahara)  last update: 14May2018
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1950* - 1968*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Societe Aero Sahara was based in France but operated around Algeria for the oil exploration companies
Aircraft : Cessna 310 | Piper Tri-Pacer | Beech Bonanza | Cessna 185
Societe Aigle Azur   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1950* - 1951*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Societe Aigle Azur was founded in 1950
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Societe de Transport Air Saoura   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1963* - 1964*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Societe de Transport Air Saoura operated passengerand freight charter services in the Sahara region
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Societe Nord Africain Transport Aerien   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1930s
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Societe Transatlantique Aerienne   
Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1928* - 1952
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Societe Transatlantique Aerienne >Société Transafricaine d'Aviation
Comments : Societe Transatlantique Aerienne was founded in 1928
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Societie Afric Air   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1960s
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
STA (Societe de Travail Aerien)   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1968 - 1972
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
STA (Société Transafricaine d'Aviation)   
Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1952 - 1952*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Société Transafricaine d'Aviation
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Star Aviation   
Status : Active

Dates :

2001 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Star Aviation was founded in 2001 with medevac flights to the oil industry in the Algerian desert
Aircraft : Nil at this time
Tassili Airlines  last update: 08Apr2018
Status : Active

Dates :

1999 - date
Airline Code : SF : DTH
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Tassili Airlines was established in 1998 as a joint venture between Air Algérie (49%) and the Sonatrach company (51%). Started operations on 08Apr1999 as a domestic passenger services for the oil industry
Aircraft : B.737-800 | Beech 1900D | Dash 7 | DHC-6 Twin Otter
Transsaharienne   
Status : Inactive

Dates :

1935* - 1942*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Transsaharienne was founded in 1935
Aircraft : Nil at this time
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