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Swaziland is an independent monarchy in south-eastern Africa, bordered on the east by Mozambique and on the southeast, south, west, and north by South Africa. It covers an area of 17,363 sq km (6704 sq mi). Mbabane is the capital city.
 
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April 8, 2017Swazi Airways is wholly owned by government. Intended to start operations in Nov2016 with a B.733 but does not appear to have done so [status change]
November 14, 2016Swazi Airways is wholly owned by government. Started operations in Nov2016 with a B.733 [status change]
September 8, 2016Aghalieaku Airways is a cargo airline based at Manzini King Mswati III International (SHO) operating Ilyushin-18D aircraft [added]

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Operating DatesStatus

Aero Africa   

2003 - 2009Inactive

^ Comments : Aero Africa was founded in 2003 & ceased operations in 2009

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African International Airways   

1985* - 2008Inactive

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Aghalieaku Airways   

2016 - dateActive

^ Comments : Aghalieaku Airways is a cargo airline based at Manzini King Mswati III International (SHO) operating Ilyushin-18D aircraft

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AGL (Air Grand Lucs)   

1998 - 1999Inactive

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AGL (Air Grand Lucs)   

2004* - 2008*Status?

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Air Cargo Swaziland   

1980 - 1982*Status?

^ Comments : Air Cargo Swaziland began cargo charter services early in 1980

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Air Equatorial   

2002* - 2003*Status?

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Air Pass   

2000* - 2000*Inactive

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Air Swazi Cargo   

1992* - 1996*Inactive

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Air Swaziland   

1980sInactive

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Airlink Swaziland   

1994* - 2004Inactive

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City Air Services   

2003* - 2004*Inactive

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Eastern Air   

2004* - 2006*Status?

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Executive Aerospace   

2004* - 2006*Status?

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Interflight   

2000 - 2004Inactive

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^ Genealogy : Interflight Airline Management >Interflight

Interflight Airline Management   

1998* - 2000Renamed

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^ Genealogy : Interflight Airline Management >Interflight

Interstate Airways   

1998* - 1999Inactive

^ Comments : Interstate Airways was formed by Johannes Parreira

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Jet Air   

2004* - 2006*Status?

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Northeast Airlines   

2002* - 2005Inactive

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Pietersburg Aviation Services (Air Cess Swaziland)   

1997* - 1997*Status?

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ROM Atlantic Aviation   

2001 - 2003Inactive

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Royal Swazi National Airways   

1978 - 1999Renamed

^ Comments : Swaziland Airlink was rebranded from Royal Swazi National Airways

^ Genealogy : Royal Swazi National Airways >Swaziland Airlink

Scan Air Charter   

1991 - 2009Renamed

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^ Genealogy : STATSA (Mozambique) >Scan Air Charter >Unique Air Charter

Sky Aviation   

(****)Unconfirmed

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Societe des Transports Aeriens de Guinee   

2003* - 2004*Inactive

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Southern Cross   

1997* - 1998Inactive

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Steffen Air   

1995 - 1996*Renamed

^ Comments : Swazi Express Airways was established in 1995 as Steffen Air & later renamed. Ceased flight operations on 04Apr2008

^ Genealogy : Steffen Air >Swazi Express Airways

Swazi Air   

1956* - 1961Renamed

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^ Genealogy : Swazi Air >>NAC (National Airways Corporation)

Swazi Air   

1965* - 1978Inactive

^ Comments : In Mar1978, the government of Swaziland announced that it was setting up a national airline, Royal Swazi National Airways Corporation, & informed Swazi Air that they close down operations by 01Aug1978

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Swazi Airways  updated in 2017

(2016)Began?

^ Comments : Swazi Airways is wholly owned by government. Intended to start operations in Nov2016 with a B.733 but does not apprear to have done so

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Swazi Express Airways   

1995 - 2008Inactive

^ Comments : Swazi Express Airways was established & started operations in 1995 as Steffen Air & later renamed. Ceased flight operations on 04Apr2008

^ Genealogy : Steffen Air >Swazi Express Airways

Swaziland Airlink   

1999 - dateActive

^ Comments : Swaziland Airlink was rebranded from Royal Swazi National Airlines (1978-1999) & started operations in Jul1999

^ Genealogy : Royal Swazi National Airways >Swaziland Airlink

Trans African Airways   

2003 - 2004*Status?

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Trans Air Charter   

2000 - 2000Inactive

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Transair Airlines   

2002* - 2002*Status?

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Unique Air Charter   

2009 - 20011Status?

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^ Genealogy : STATSA (Mozambique) >Scan Air Charter >Unique Air Charter

Westair Cargo Airlines   

2003 - 2005Renamed

^ Comments : Westair Cargo Airlines was formed 21Nov2002. Reorganised by former owner of ATS Airlines and moved to Ivory Coast in 2005

^ Genealogy : Westair Cargo Airlines (Swaziland) >Westair Cargo Airlines (Ivory Coast)

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