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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).

Amendments  

03 May 2018

SAL Express (Sociedade de Aviação Ligeira) was founded in 1997 and is a scheduled regional passenger airline based out of Sao Tome & Luanda (LAD) [updated]

26 Jul 2016

TRAST Aero Atlantic operated out of Sharjah International, United Arab Emirates [added]

26 Jul 2016

JBC Airlines intends to launch services in Aug2016 [added]

Africa's Connection  last update: 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Africa's Connection is a 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
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Air Luxor   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002 - 2006
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Air Sao Tome & Principe   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995 - 2006
Airline Code : KY : EQL
Genealogy : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe >Air Sao Tome & Principe
Comments : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe, founded in 1993, was rebranded as Air Sao Tome & Principe
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Equatorial International Airlines  last update: 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1987* - 1993
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Equatorial International Airlines was succeeded by Air Sao Tome & Principe
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Executive Jet Services   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2006* - 2010*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Express International Cargo Corporation   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000* - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Goliaf Air   

Status : Active

Dates :

1997 - date
Airline Code : -- : GLE
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Goliaf Air was formed in 1997 & offers flights between Lome, Togo and Sao Tome
Aircraft : Nil at this time

JBC Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2016)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : JBC Airlines intended to launch services in Aug2016
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Lineas Aereas Santomenses   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004 - 2006
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1993 - 1995
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe >Air Sao Tome & Principe
Comments : Linhas Aereas de Sao Tome & Principe, founded in 1993, was rebranded as Air Sao Tome & Principe
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Natalco Air Lines  last update: 27Feb2018

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2007* - 2009
Airline Code : OD : NCO
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Natalco Air Lines operated scheduled flights out of Pointe Noire. Its AOC was revoked on 15Oct2009
Aircraft : An-12BP | IL-62M | An-12

SAL Express (Sociedade de Aviação Ligeira)  last update: 03May2018

Status : Active

Dates :

1997* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : SAL Express (Sociedade de Aviação Ligeira) was founded in 1997 as the privately-owned division of Golfo International Air Service SA. It is a scheduled regional passenger airline based out of Sao Tome & Luanda (LAD)
Aircraft : Beech 1900C

Servico de Transportes Aereos   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1955* - 1956*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

STA (Servifo de Transporter Aereos)  last update: 2017

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1955 - 1960*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Servifo de Transporter Aereos—STA commenced scheduled operations in Jan1955
Aircraft : Nil at this time

STA (Transportes Aereos de Sao Tome)   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1949 - 1979*
Airline Code : OY : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

STP Airways   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : 8F : STP
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : STP Airways commenced operations on 18Aug2008. Scheduled passenger services out of Sao Tome International. National carrier for Sao Tome & Principe
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Transafrik   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1984 - 1993
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Transafrik was formed in Nov1984 & operations started on 15Dec1984 in São Tomé by Shannon's IAS Group, later T.W.L. Ltd., initially as a support operation for Roan Selection Trust International's diamond mine at Cuango River (not reachable by road due to landmines). Moved mid-2000's to Entebbe (maintenance) and Fujairah (administration), becoming Transafric Uganda in 2010
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Transliz Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

2007 - date
Airline Code : -- : TMZ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

TRAST Aero Atlantic   

Status : Active

Dates :

2008 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : TRAST Aero Atlantic operates out of Sharjah International, United Arab Emirates
Aircraft : Nil at this time

TWL  last update: 26Feb2018

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997 - 2005
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : An-12BK
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