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Guyana is a republic on the northern coast of South America. Formerly known as British Guiana, a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. It is bordered on the north by the Atlantic Ocean, on the east by Suriname, on the south by Brazil, and on the west by Brazil and Venezuela. The country achieved independence on May 26, 1966. Guyana has an area of 215,000 sq km (83,000 sq mi); its coastline is 459 km (285 mi) long.

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December 2, 2015AirSWIFT [added] was formed as ITI (Island Transvoyager) & launched services on 26Nov2015
October 28, 2014Captains Air Services charter company based at Ogle International Airport (SYGO) in Georgetown added
October 14, 2014Golden Arrow Airways 'Active' carrier that secured its Air Operators Certificate (AOC) from the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in April this year added

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Operating DatesStatus

Air Guyane Express

2002 - dateActive

^ Comments : Air Guyane Express operations started 15Jun2002

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Air Services

2004* - 2006*Status?

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Captains Air Services

2014* - dateActive

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Caribbean Air Systems

(2007)Began?

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E-Jet

(2007)Began?

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El Dorado Airways

(2001)Began?

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EZJet

2011 - 2012Inactive

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Golden Arrow Airways

2014 - dateActive

^ Comments : Golden Arrow Airways secured its Air Operators Certificate (AOC) from the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in Apr2014

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Guyana Airways

1963 - 1999Inactive

^ Comments : On 27May1938 Arthur Williams and his partner John Henry Hunter, a British subject, registered a private company known as the British Guiana Airways Limited which would dominate the aviation industry for a considerable period in British Guiana. In Sep1963, the name was changed to Guyana Airways. Into bankuptcy in 1999 and ceased operations

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Guyana Airways 2000

1999* - 2001Inactive

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Jags Aviation

2006^ - dateActive

^ Comments : Jags Aviation was was established as a domestic charter company on 31Oct2006 & started operations on 11Mar2007

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Kayman Sankar Aviation

1997* - 1997Renamed

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^ Genealogy : >Trans Guyana Aviation

Laparkan Airways

1995* - dateActive

^ Comments : Laparkan Airways is a Leading provider of Air Freight services to the Caribbean for more than nineteen years, serving Trinidad, Guyana, Barbados and Suriname directly

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MSN Airlines

(2006)Began?

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NAAS (New Age Air Service)

(****)Unconfirmed

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Roraima Airways

1992* - 2012*Status?

^ Comments : Roraima Airways was founded in 1992

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Trans Guyana Airways

1956 - dateActive

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^ Genealogy : Trans Guyana Aviation

Travelspan

2006^ - 2008Inactive

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Universal Airlines

2001 - 2005Inactive

^ Comments : Universal Airlines ceased operations on 29Aug2005

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