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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
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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]
January 15, 2017 Express Air Cargo has now taken delivery of its first aircraft, a B.733 [status change]

Airline

Status Operating Dates

Air Liberte Tunisie   

Renamed 1990 - 1994

^ Comments : Nouvelair Tunisie, formed in 1989, started operations on 21Mar1990 as Air Liberte Tunisie & renamed as in Mar1996

^ Genealogy : Air Liberte Tunisie >Nouvelair Tunisie

Elite Air   

Not started (2009)

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Express Air Cargo   

Planned 2017 >

^ Comments : Express Air Cargo is a start up hoping to operate cargo services out of Enfidha Hammamet International in late 2016. Has now delivery of its first aircraft, a B.733

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Fly International Airways   

Unsure 2005* - 2009*

^ Comments : Fly International Airways was formed as Nouvelair International

^ Genealogy : Nouvelair International >Fly International Airways

Jasmin Airways   

Not started (2015)

^ Comments : Jasmin Airways is a start-up carrier hoping to launch charter services from Enfidha Hammamet International Airport in 2015

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Karthago Airlines   

Renamed 2001 - 2011

^ Comments : Karthago merger into Nouvelair Tunisie was completed in Nov2009 and the carrier was integrated into Nouvelair by Jan2011

^ Genealogy : Karthago Airlines >>Nouvelair Tunisie

MAS (Mediterranean Air Service)   

Unsure 1999* - 2003*

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North African Airlines   

Unsure 1996* - 1996*

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North African Cargo Airlines   

Inactive 1998* - 2000*

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Nouvelair International   

Renamed 2002* - 2006*

^ Comments : Fly International Airways was formed as Nouvelair International

^ Genealogy : Nouvelair International >Fly International Airways

Nouvelair Tunisie   

Active 1994 - date

^ 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

^ Genealogy : Air Liberte Tunisie >Nouvelair Tunisie

SBA Airlines   

Not started (2009)

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SevenAir   

Renamed 2007 - 2011

^ Comments : Tunisair Express was formed on 01Aug1991 & operations started 15Mar1992 as Tuninter. Renamed to SevenAir in 2007 & current name on 20Mar2011

^ Genealogy : Tuninter >SevenAir >Tunisair Express

Societe Tunisienne de l'Air   

Renamed 1948 - 1955

^ Comments : Tunisair was formed in 1948 & operations started 21Oct1948 as Societe Tunisienne de l'Air

^ Genealogy : Societe Tunisienne de l'Air >Tunisair

STRAC (Societe Tunisienne de Reparations Aeronautiques)   

Unsure 1963* - 1964*

^ Comments : STRAC operated charter and taxi services in Tunisia, specializing in providing transport for oil-drilling teams in the desert

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Syphax Airlines   

Inactive 2012 - 2015

^ 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

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Tubelair   

Unsure 1994* - 1994*

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Tuninter   

Renamed 1992 - 2007

^ Comments : Tunisair Express was formed on 01Aug1991 & operations started 15Mar1992 as Tuninter. Renamed to SevenAir in 2007 & current name on 20Mar2011

^ Genealogy : Tuninter >SevenAir >Tunisair Express

Tunisair   

Active 1955 - date

^ Comments : Tunisair was formed in 1948 & operations started 21Oct1948 as Societe Tunisienne de l'Air

^ Genealogy : Societe Tunisienne de l'Air >Tunisair

Tunisair Express   

Active 2011 - date

^ Comments : Tunisair Express was formed on 01Aug1991 & operations started 15Mar1992 as Tuninter. Renamed to SevenAir in 2007 & current name on 20Mar2011

^ Genealogy : Tuninter >SevenAir >Tunisair Express

Tunisavia   

Active 1974 - date

^ Comments : Tunisavia was formed on 27Apr1974 & operations started on 11Jul1974. Fixed wing and helicopter charters. Had origianally provided scheduled services but ceased in 1992

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Tunisian Belgian Airlines   

Unconfirmed (****)

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