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São Tomé and Príncipe is a republic located off the western coast of Africa, in the Gulf of Guinea (an arm of the Atlantic Ocean). The republic comprises the islands of São Tomé, Príncipe, and several small islets. It covers an area of 1001 sq km (386 sq mi).

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July 26, 2016 TRAST Aero Atlantic operated out of Sharjah International, United Arab Emirates [added]
July 26, 2016 JBC Airlines intends to launch services in Aug2016 [added]

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Africa's Connection  updated

2011 - date Active

^ Comments : Africa's Connection is a São Tomése based regional and charter company, connecting the islands of São Tomé and Príncipe to the mainland. Regular charter flights are also flown to the mainland, serving destinations in the Congo, Central African Republic, Chad, Cameroon, Nigeria, Gabon, Equatorial Guines and Ghana

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Air Luxor   

2002 - 2006 Inactive

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Air Sao Tome & Principe   

1995 - 2006 Inactive

^ Comments : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe, founded in 1993, was rebranded as Air Sao Tome & Principe

^ Genealogy : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe >Air Sao Tome & Principe

Equatorial International Airlines  updated

1987* - 1993 Inactive

^ Comments : Equatorial International Airlines was succeeded by Air Sao Tome & Principe.

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Executive Jet Services   

2006* - 2010* Unsure

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Express International Cargo Corporation   

2000* - 2000* Inactive

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Goliaf Air   

1997 - date Active

^ Comments : Goliaf Air was formed in 1997 & offers flights between Lome, Togo and Sao Tome

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JBC Airlines   

(2016) Not started

^ Comments : JBC Airlines intended to launch services in Aug2016

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Lineas Aereas Santomenses   

2004 - 2006 Inactive

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Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe   

1993 - 1995 Inactive

^ Comments : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe, founded in 1993, was rebranded as Air Sao Tome & Principe

^ Genealogy : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe >Air Sao Tome & Principe

Natalco Air Lines   

**** - **** Unsure

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SAL Express (Sociedade de Aviação Ligeira)   

1999* - 2006* Unsure

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Servico de Transportes Aereos   

1955* - 1956* Unsure

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STA (Servifo de Transporter Aereos)  updated

1955 - 1960* Unsure

^ Comments : Servifo de Transporter Aereos—STA commenced scheduled operations in Jan1955

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STA (Transportes Aereos de Sao Tome)   

1949 - 1979* Unsure

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STP Airways   

2008 - date Active

^ Comments : STP Airways commenced operations on 18Aug2008. Scheduled passenger services out of Sao Tome International. National carrier for Sao Tome & Principe

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Transafrik   

1984 - 1993 Inactive

^ Comments : Transafrik International was formed in 1984 & operations started on 15Dec1984 in São Tomé. Relocated to Luanda, Angola in 1993

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Transliz Aviation   

2007 - date Active

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TRAST Aero Atlantic   

2008 - date Active

^ Comments : TRAST Aero Atlantic operates out of Sharjah International, United Arab Emirates

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TWL   

1999* - 1999* Unsure

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