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Tunisia is a republic in northern Africa, bounded on the north and east by the Mediterranean Sea, on the south by Libya, and on the west by Algeria. The total area is 164,418 sq km (63,482 sq mi). Tunis is the capital and largest city

Latest updates

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July 8, 2017 

Syphax Airlines now intends to restart before the end of 2017 [news]

March 1, 2017

Express Air Cargo began commercial operations following its inaugural flight, Tunis-Paris CDG, on 25Feb2017 [status change]

February 11, 2017

Syphax Airlines was put into judicial administration in Oct2015. Hopes to restart in 2017 [update]

Airlines

Air Liberte Tunisie   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1990 - 1994
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Air Liberte Tunisie >Nouvelair Tunisie
Comments : Nouvelair Tunisie, formed in 1989, started operations on 21Mar1990 as Air Liberte Tunisie & renamed as in Mar1996

Elite Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2009)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Express Air Cargo  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2017 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Express Air Cargo was formed in 2015 & started operations on 25Feb2017, Tunis-Paris CDG, France

Fly International Airways   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2005* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : NVJ
Genealogy : Niluvelair International >Fly International Airways
Comments : Fly International Airways was formed as Nouvelair International

Jasmin Airways   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2015)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Jasmin Airways is a start-up carrier hoping to launch charter services from Enfidha Hammamet International Airport in 2015

Karthago Airlines   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2001 - 2011
Airline Code : 5R : KAJ
Genealogy : Karthago Airlines >>Nouvelair Tunisie
Comments : Karthago merger into Nouvelair Tunisie was completed in Nov2009 and the carrier was integrated into Nouvelair by Jan2011

MAS (Mediterranean Air Service)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1999* - 2003*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

North African Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1996* - 1996*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

North African Cargo Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1998* - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Nouvelair International   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2002* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Niluvelair International >Fly International Airways
Comments : Fly International Airways was formed as Nouvelair International

Nouvelair Tunisie   

Status : Active

Dates :

1994 - date
Airline Code : BJ : LBT
Genealogy : Air Liberte Tunisie >Nouvelair Tunisie
Comments : Nouvelair Tunisie started operations on 21Mar1990 as Air Liberte Tunisie & renamed as Nouvelair Tunisie in Mar1996. Tourist charters from European cities to Tunisian holiday resorts

SBA Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2009)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

SevenAir   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2007 - 2011
Airline Code : UG : TUI
Genealogy : Tuninter >SevenAir >Tunisair Express
Comments : Tunisair Express was formed on 01Aug1991 & operations started 15Mar1992 as Tuninter. Renamed to SevenAir in 2007 & current name on 20Mar2011

Societe Tunisienne de l'Air   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948 - 1955
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Societe Tunisienne de l'Air >Tunisair
Comments : Tunisair was formed in 1948 & operations started 21Oct1948 as Societe Tunisienne de l'Air

STRAC (Societe Tunisienne de Reparations Aeronautiques)   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1963* - 1964*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : STRAC operated charter and taxi services in Tunisia, specializing in providing transport for oil-drilling teams in the desert

Syphax Airlines   

Status : Restarting

Dates :

2012 - 2015
Airline Code : FS : SYS
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Syphax Airlines started operations on 14Apr2012 with scheduled services beginning on 29Apr2012. Flights grounded as of 30Jul2015. Put into judicial administration in Oct2015. Based at Sfax–Thyna International Airport. The airline now intends to restart before the end of 2017

Tubelair   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1994* - 1994*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Tuninter   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1992 - 2007
Airline Code : UG : TUI
Genealogy : Tuninter >SevenAir >Tunisair Express
Comments : Tunisair Express was formed on 01Aug1991 & operations started 15Mar1992 as Tuninter. Renamed to SevenAir in 2007 & current name on 20Mar2011

Tunisair   

Status : Active

Dates :

1955 - date
Airline Code : TU : TAR
Genealogy : Societe Tunisienne de l'Air >Tunisair
Comments : Tunisair was formed in 1948 & operations started 21Oct1948 as Societe Tunisienne de l'Air

Tunisair Express   

Status : Active

Dates :

2011 - date
Airline Code : UG : TUX
Genealogy : Tuninter >SevenAir >Tunisair Express
Comments : Tunisair Express was formed on 01Aug1991 & operations started 15Mar1992 as Tuninter. Renamed to SevenAir in 2007 & current name on 20Mar2011

Tunisavia   

Status : Active

Dates :

1974 - date
Airline Code : JT : TAJ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Tunisavia was formed on 27Apr1974 & operations started on 11Jul1974. Fixed wing and helicopter charters. Had origianally provided scheduled services but ceased in 1992

Tunisian Belgian Airlines   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
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