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Angola, formerly known as Portuguese West Africa, is an independent state in south-western Africa. Angola is bordered on the north and east by the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC, formerly Zaire), on the east by Zambia, on the south by Namibia, and on the west by the Atlantic Ocean. A small exclave, Cabinda, is located some 30 km (about 20 mi) to the north and is bounded on the north by the Republic of the Congo, on the east and south by the DRC, and on the west by the Atlantic Ocean. Angola has a coastline of about 1600 km (about 1000 mi) and a total area of 1,246,700 sq km (481,350 sq mi). The capital and largest city is Luanda

Airline Operating Dates Status

Aero Club de Angola   

1937* - 1941 Inactive

^ Comments : Aero Club de Angola was founded in 1937

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CTA (Aero Taxis Company)   

1961^ - 1962* Unsure

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DTA (Divisao de Transportes Aereos de Angola)   

1940 - 1973 Renamed

^ Comments : TAAG formed in 1939 & started operations as DTA on 17Jul1940 & was redesignated TAAG-Angola Airlines following independence on 01Oct1973

^ Genealogy : DTA (Divisao de Transportes Aereos de Angola) >TAAG

ETASA (Empresa Taxis Aereos Sul Angola)   

1960s Unsure

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TacSul (Taxis Aereas do Cuanza Sul)   

1960s Unsure

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