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Lithuania is a republic in north-eastern Europe, bordered on the north by Latvia; on the east and south by Belarus; on the southeast by Poland and Russia's Kaliningrad Oblast; and on the west by the Baltic Sea. With Latvia and Estonia, Lithuania is one of the Baltic states. Vilnius, the capital and largest city of Lithuania, is located in the south-eastern portion of the country
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June 1, 2016 GETJET offers flexible wet/damp aircraft leasing and charter services [added]
September 20, 2015 FlyLAL was established as government-owned Lietuvos avialinijos [added] on 20Sep1991 & suspended operations on 17Jan2009
May 23, 2015 Air Lituanica ceased operations  [update]
Airline Operating Dates

[Unsure]  Air Klaipeda (Klaipedos Avialinijos)   

2002* - 2003*

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[Inactive]  Air Lithuania  updated

1992 - 2005

^ Comments : Air Lithuania was established as a state-owned company on 13Sep1991 after the reorganization of Aeroflot division Kaunas. It started charter flights on 15Feb1992 as Lietuva Aviakompanija [FlyLAL was established as government-owned Lietuvos avialinijos on 20Sep1991 & suspended operations on 17Jan2009. FLyLAL was renamed from Lithuanian Airlines which was formerly a regional branch of Aeroflot (Aeroflot, Kaunas division). A scheduled and charter regional passenger and cargo airline that is the national airline of Lithuania]

^ Genealogy : Aeroflot division, Kaunas >City Air Services >Lietuva >Air Lithuania >FlyLAL

[Inactive]  Air Lituanica (airLituanica)   

2013 - 2015

^ Comments : Air Lituanica was established by Vilnius city mayor Arturas Zuokas in May2012. Ceased operations on 22May2015

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[Inactive]  Amber Air   

2004 - 2007

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[Inactive]  Apatas Air   

2003 - 2009

^ Comments : Apatas Air is a Kaunas-Karmelava based carrier that was formed as Aviapaslauga in 1994

^ Genealogy : Aviapaslauga >Apatas

[Inactive]  Aurela  updated

1996 - 2013

^ Comments : Vilnius based charter carrier services for several tour operators in the Baltic states.. On 18Feb2013, the decision was taken by the Lithuanian CAA to suspend the licence of Aurela

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[Renamed]  Aviapaslauga (AP Airlines)   

1994* - 2000*

^ Comments : Apatas Air is a Kaunas-Karmelava based carrier that was formed as Aviapaslauga in 1994

^ Genealogy : Aviapaslauga >Apatas

[Active]  Aviavilsa   

1999 - date

^ Comments : Aviavilsa operations started on 30Jun1999

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[Active]  Avion Express   

2008 - date

^ Comments : Avion Express was founded by Per Weithz as Nordic Solutions Air Services in Mar2005

^ Genealogy : Nordic Solutions Air Services >Avion Express

[Renamed]  City Air Services  updated

1991 - 1992

^ Comments : Air Lithuania was established as a state-owned company on 13Sep1991 after the reorganization of Aeroflot division Kaunas. It started charter flights on 15Feb1992 as Lietuva Aviakompanija [FlyLAL was established as government-owned Lietuvos avialinijos on 20Sep1991 & suspended operations on 17Jan2009. FLyLAL was renamed from Lithuanian Airlines which was formerly a regional branch of Aeroflot (Aeroflot, Kaunas division). A scheduled and charter regional passenger and cargo airline that is the national airline of Lithuania]

^ Genealogy : Aeroflot division, Kaunas >City Air Services >Lietuva >Air Lithuania >FlyLAL

[Renamed]  Danu Oro Transportas   

2003 - 2006

^ Comments : DOT LT was founded & started operations in 2003 as Danu Oro Transportas. rebranded on 13Apr2006

^ Genealogy : Danu Oro Transportas >DOT LT

[Active]  DAT Lite   

2012 - date

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[Active]  DOT LT  updated

2006 - date

^ Comments : DOT LT is a Vilnius based scheduled regional carrier that was formed as DANU ORO TRANSPORTAS in 2003. Rebranded on 13Apr2006

^ Genealogy : Danu Oro Transportas >DOT LT

[Inactive]  FlyLAL  updated

2005 - 2009

^ Comments : FlyLAL was established as government-owned Lietuvos avialinijos on 20Sep1991 & suspended operations on 17Jan2009. FLyLAL was renamed from Lithuanian Airlines which was formerly a regional branch of Aeroflot (Aeroflot, Kaunas division). A scheduled and charter regional passenger and cargo airline that is the national airline of Lithuania

^ Genealogy : Aeroflot, Kaunas division >City Air Services >Lietuvos avialinijos >Air Lithuania >FlyLAL

[Renamed]  FlyLAL Charters   

2008 - 2010

^ Comments : FlyLAL Charters re-brands as Small Planet Airlines on 22Jul2010

^ Genealogy : FlyLAL Charters >Small Planet Airlines

[Active]  GETJET   

2015* - date

^ Comments : GETJET offers flexible wet/damp aircraft leasing and charter services

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[Active]  Grand Cru Airlines   

2013 - date

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[Renamed]  HC Airways   

2007 - 2009

^ Comments : Star1 Airlines was established on 25May2009 when the holding company “Star Team Group” purchased HC Airways for the purpose of promoting and developing the inbound and outbound tourism in Lithuania. Commenced operations on 30Jun2009 & ceased on 01Oct2010

^ Genealogy : HC Airways >>Star1 Airways

[Active]  KlasJet   

2014 - date

^ Comments : KlasJet (Vilnius) is a business-aviation startup that focuses on the East European/Russian & Western European executive market

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[Renamed]  Lietuva Aviakompanija   

1992 - 1992

^ Comments : Air Lithuania was established as a state-owned company on 13Sep1991 after the reorganization of Aeroflot division Kaunas. It started charter flights on 15Feb1992 as Lietuva Aviakompanija. Renamed to City Air Services & Air Lithuania, both in 1992. Ceased operations on 23Nov2005 due to financial reasons

^ Genealogy : Aeroflot division, Kaunas >City Air Services >Lietuva >Air Lithuania

[Renamed]  Lietuvos avialinijos  updated

1991* - 1991*

^ Comments : Air Lithuania was established as a state-owned company on 13Sep1991 after the reorganization of Aeroflot division Kaunas. It started charter flights on 15Feb1992 as Lietuva Aviakompanija [FlyLAL was established as government-owned Lietuvos avialinijos on 20Sep1991 & suspended operations on 17Jan2009. FLyLAL was renamed from Lithuanian Airlines which was formerly a regional branch of Aeroflot (Aeroflot, Kaunas division). A scheduled and charter regional passenger and cargo airline that is the national airline of Lithuania]

^ Genealogy : Aeroflot, Kaunas division >City Air Services >Lietuvos avialinijos >Air Lithuania >FlyLAL

[Not started]  Lithuania Express   

(2010)

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[Renamed]  Lithuanian Airlines  updated

1991 - 2005

^ Comments : Air Lithuania was established as a state-owned company on 13Sep1991 after the reorganization of Aeroflot division Kaunas. It started charter flights on 15Feb1992 as Lietuva Aviakompanija [FlyLAL was established as government-owned Lietuvos avialinijos on 20Sep1991 & suspended operations on 17Jan2009. FLyLAL was renamed from Lithuanian Airlines which was formerly a regional branch of Aeroflot (Aeroflot, Kaunas division). A scheduled and charter regional passenger and cargo airline that is the national airline of Lithuania]

^ Genealogy : Aeroflot, Kaunas division >City Air Services >Lietuvos avialinijos >Air Lithuania >FlyLAL

[Renamed]  Nordic Solutions Air Services   

2005 - 2008

^ Comments : Avion Express was founded by Per Weithz as Nordic Solutions Air Services in Mar2005

^ Genealogy : Nordic Solutions Air Services >Avion Express

[Active]  Small Planet Airlines   

2010 - date

^ Comments : FlyLAL Charters re-branded as Small Planet Airlines in Jul2010

^ Genealogy : FlyLAL Charters >Small Planet Airlines

[Inactive]  Star1 Airlines   

2009 - 2010

^ Comments : Star1 Airlines was established on 25May2009 when the holding company “Star Team Group” purchased HC Airways for the purpose of promoting and developing the inbound and outbound tourism in Lithuania. Commenced operations on 30Jun2009 & ceased on 01Oct2010

^ Genealogy : HC Airways >>Star1 Airways

[Active]  Transaviabaltika   

2010* - date

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