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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).

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February 23, 2015

Air Europe International: was formed in 1974, intending to operate flights between Luxembourg and Tijuana added

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Air Europe International   

(1974)Began?

^ Comments : Air Europe International was formed in 1974, intending to operate flights between Luxembourg and Tijuana

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Air Luxembourg   

(****)Unconfirmed

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Air Print   

2004* - 2013*Status?

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CAE Aviation   

1971* - dateActive

^ Comments : CAE Aviation was formed in 1971

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Cargo Lion   

1992 - 2001Inactive

^ Comments : Cargo Lion started life in Switzerland as Cargo Lion AG in 1991. Ceased operations on 17Apr2001

^ Genealogy : Cargo Lion AG >Cargo Lion

Cargolux   

1970 - dateActive

^ Comments : Loftleidir, Salén, Luxair and private interests founded Cargolux on 04Mar1970 & operations started on 15Sep1970

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Europe Air Charter   

1999* - 2002*Inactive

^ Comments : Europe Air Charter was founded in 1999 & provided a scheduled domestic and regional service

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European Air Transport   

(****)Unconfirmed

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Global Jet   

1999* - dateActive

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Interocean Airways   

1962* - 1966Inactive

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Lionair   

1987* - 1990Inactive

^ Comments : Lionair was founded in 1987

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LuxAir (Societe Luxembourgeoise de Navigation Aerienne)   

1962 - dateActive

^ Comments : LuxAir was from the reorganisation of Luxembourg Airlines (founded in 1948) in 1961. Started operations on 04Apr1962

^ Genealogy : Luxembourg Airlines +>Luxair

Luxair Commuter   

1990* - 1998*Status?

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LuxAir Executive   

1978 - 1979*Status?

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Luxaviation   

1998* - 2006*Status?

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Luxembourg Airlines   

1948* - 1961Renamed

^ Comments : LuxAir was from the reorganisation of Luxembourg Airlines (founded in 1948).

^ Genealogy : Luxembourg Airlines +>Luxair

NAT International (Nittler Air Transport International)   

1969* - 1969*Inactive

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Seven Seas Airlines   

1960sStatus?

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Silver Arrows   

2002* - 2010*Inactive

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Silver Wings*   

(****)Unconfirmed

^ Comments : Silver Wings operated a Luxembourg registered Falcon 900 into Luton airport in late 2002. Unsure if airline

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Solidair (Solid'Air)   

(2001*)Began?

^ Comments : Solidair (Solid'Air) was founded in 1998 planning to offer charter flighjts from Luxembourg to the US and Mexico. Did not start operations

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Strategic Airlines   

2010 - 2012Inactive

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Trans Atlantic Airlines   

1961 - 1962*Status?

^ 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

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Translux International Airlines   

(1994)Began?

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^ Genealogy : Translux International Airlines >>Cargo Lion

West Air Luxembourg   

2003 - dateActive

^ Comments : West Air Luxembourg was founded in 2001. Cargo services out of Luxembourg (LUX)

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