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Luxembourg, officially known as the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is country in western Europe, bordered by Belgium on the north and west, Germany on the east, and France on the south. With Belgium and the Netherlands, Luxembourg forms the Low, or Benelux, Countries. The country has an area of 2586 sq km (998 sq mi).

Latest updates

 

May 27, 2017

Luxaviation Helicopters is a business private charter carrier based at Luxembourg Findel International (LUX) [added]

May 26, 2017

Luxaviation is still operating [status change]

April 26, 2017

West Air Luxembourg [status change & tree added] was rebranded as Smart Cargo [added]

>renamed to : >>merged in or absorbed : +> assets taken over : =>> merger resulted in new airline

Air Europe International   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1974)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Europe International was formed in 1974, intending to operate flights between Luxembourg and Tijuana

Air Luxembourg   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Air Print   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

2004* - 2013*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

CAE Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

1971* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : CAE Aviation was formed in 1971

Cargo Lion   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1992 - 2001
Airline Code : -- : TLX
Genealogy : Cargo Lion AG >Cargo Lion
Comments : Cargo Lion started life in Switzerland as Cargo Lion AG in 1991. Ceased operations on 17Apr2001

Cargolux   

Status : Active

Dates :

1970 - date
Airline Code : CV : CLX
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Loftleidir, Salén, Luxair and private interests founded Cargolux on 04Mar1970 & operations started on 15Sep1970

Europe Air Charter   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2002*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Europe Air Charter was founded in 1999 & provided a scheduled domestic and regional service

European Air Transport   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Global Jet  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2004 - date
Airline Code : -- : SVW
Genealogy : Silver Arrows >Global Jet
Comments : Global Jet started operations as Silver Arrows in 1999

Interocean Airways   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1962* - 1966
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

JDP Lux  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001* - 2016*
Airline Code : -- : JDP
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : JDP Lux was incorporated on 14Sep2001

Lionair  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1987* - 1990
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Lionair was founded in 1987 & had its aircraft sold off in 1990 (Passenger charter airline)

LuxAir (Societe Luxembourgeoise de Navigation Aerienne)  updated in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1962 - date
Airline Code : LG : LGL
Genealogy : Luxembourg Airlines +>Luxair
Comments : LuxAir was from the reorganisation of Luxembourg Airlines (founded in 1948) in 1961. Started operations on 04Apr1962 [LUXAIR was founded in 1948 as LUXEMBOURG AIRLINES. It was reorganised in 1961 and changed its name to LUXAIR Societe Luxembourgeoise de Navigation Aerienne. National airline of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Luxair Commuter   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1990* - 1998*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

LuxAir Executive   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1978 - 1979*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Luxaviation  updated in 2017 x2

Status : Active

Dates :

2008* - date
Airline Code : -- : LXA
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : In Jun2008 the Luxembourg-based company started out in aircraft management and charter sales with only one aircraft, a Cessna Citation XLS (Executive air charter located in Luxemburg Airport)

Luxaviation Helicopters  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2016* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Luxaviation Helicopters is business private charter carrier based at Luxembourg Findel International (LUX)

Luxembourg Airlines   

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1948* - 1961
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Luxembourg Airlines +>Luxair
Comments : LuxAir was from the reorganisation of Luxembourg Airlines (founded in 1948).

NAT International (Nittler Air Transport International)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1969* - 1969*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Seven Seas Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1960s
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Silver Arrows  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

1999 - 2004
Airline Code : -- : SVW
Genealogy : Silver Arrows >Global Jet
Comments : Global Jet started operations as Silver Arrows in 1999

Silver Wings*   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

(****)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Silver Wings operated a Luxembourg registered Falcon 900 into Luton airport in late 2002. Unsure if airline

Smart Cargo  added in 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2014 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : West Air Luxembourg >Smart Cargo
Comments : West Air Luxembourg was created in 2002 by West Air Europe as a sister company to West Air Sweden. Rebranded as Smart Cargo in 2014. Cargo services out of Luxembourg (LUX)

Solidair (Solid'Air)   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2001*)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Solidair (Solid'Air) was founded in 1998 planning to offer charter flighjts from Luxembourg to the US and Mexico. Did not start operations

Strategic Airlines  updated in 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2010 - 2012
Airline Code : SH : STU
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Strategic Airlines was created in Jul2010 in Luxembourg as a subsidiary of the Australian airline Strategic Airlines & commenced services in Oct2010. It suspended its charter operations with three A320-200s on 03Oct2012 and entered administration. This followed the loss of a charter contract with one of its key customers, UK tour operator Olympic Holidays. Besides its charter flights for tour operators, Strategic had also regularly operated on a wet-lease basis on behalf of other European airlines

Trans Atlantic Airlines   

Status : Unsure

Dates :

1961 - 1962*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Trans Atlantic Airlines was a US nonscheduled carrier that operated from Gatwick since Mar1961 but moved to Luxembourg at the end of the year because of of disagreements with the Ministry of Aviation

Translux International Airlines   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1994)
Airline Code : -- : TLX
Genealogy : Translux International Airlines >>Cargo Lion
Comments : No further information at this time

West Air Luxembourg  updated in 2017

Status : Renamed

Dates :

2003 - 2014
Airline Code : NI : WLX
Genealogy : West Air Luxembourg >Smart Cargo
Comments : West Air Luxembourg was created in 2002 by West Air Europe as a sister company to West Air Sweden. Rebranded as Smart Cargo in 2014. Cargo services out of Luxembourg (LUX)