Malta is an independent republic in the Commonwealth of Nations, consisting of a small group of islands; Malta, Gozo, Kemmuna, Kemmunett, and Filfla, located in the Mediterranean Sea south of Sicily. The area of the largest island, Malta, is 246 sq km (95 sq mi); of Gozo, 67 sq km (26 sq mi); and of Kemmuna, 3 sq km (1 sq mi). The combined area of Kemmunett and Filfla is 0.3 sq km (0.12 sq mi). The total area is 316 sq km (122 sq mi). The capital and leading port of the country is Valletta
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August 19, 2016Maleth-Aero operated B737s on charter services [added]
July 16, 2016Aliblue Malta started operations in mid-2016 [added]
June 2, 2016Hyperion Aviation was founded on 08Jan2013 [added]

Airline

Operating DatesStatus

Air Malta   

1946* - 1951Renamed

^ Comments : Malta Airlines absorbed Air Malta in 1951

^ Genealogy : The Malta Instone Airline + BAS (Malta) =>Air Malta >>Malta Airlines

Air Malta   

1974 - dateActive

^ Comments : Air Malta was established on 31Mar1973 as the successor to The Malta Airlines. First flight on 01Apr1974. National flag carrier of Malta

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Air Malta Charter   

1976* - 1979*Status?

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AirX Charter   

2011* - dateActive

^ Comments : Air X Charter provides business air charter services

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Aliblue Malta   

2016 - dateActive

^ Comments : Aliblue Malta started operations in mid-2016

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Alieurope   

(2015)Began?

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BAS (Malta)   

1946* - 1947Renamed

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^ Genealogy : The Malta Instone Airline + BAS (Malta) =>Air Malta >>Malta Airlines

Blue Square Aviation   

2013* - dateActive

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BritishJet.com   

2005 - 2008Inactive

^ Comments : BritishJet was Established by tour operator Malta Bargains to fly passengers between UK and Malta. Operations taken over by Air Malta. Ceased operations on 08Jan2008

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Comlux Malta   

2008* - dateActive

^ Comments : Comlux Malta was founded in 2008

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Efly   

2009 - 2009Inactive

^ Comments : Efly started operations on 19Sep2009 & ceased on 05Nov2009

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European 2000 Airlines   

2005 - dateActive

^ Comments : European 2000 Airlines started operations in Sep2005

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Excellent Air   

2012 - dateActive

^ Comments : Excellent Air operations started on 15Dec2012

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Fare4U (Fares4U)   

2004 - 2004*Status?

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Fly Hermes (Hermes Aviation)   

2014 - 2015Inactive

^ Comments : Fly Hermes started operations on 06Jun2014 & scheduled services began on 15Dec2014. AOC suspended in Jan2015 as a result of numerous delays and flight cancellations

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Harbourair Malta   

2007 - 2012Inactive

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Hi Fly Malta   

2013 - dateActive

^ Comments : Hi Fly Malta started operations in early 2013 with one Airbus A340-600

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Hyperion Aviation   

2013 - dateActive

^ Comments : Hyperion Aviation was founded on 08Jan2013

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JetMagic   

2013* - dateActive

^ Comments : JetMagic was awarded a foreign air carrier permit by the US DOT

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Maleth-Aero   

2012* - dateActive

^ Comments : Maleth-Aero operates B737s on charter services

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Malta Air Charter   

1990 - 2004Inactive

^ Comments : Malta Air Charter was established in 1970, although it did not start operations until 1990. It ceased operations on 01Nov2004

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Malta Airlines   

1946* - 1973Inactive

^ Comments : Malta Airlines absorbed Air Malta in 1951

^ Genealogy : Air Malta >>Malta Airlines

Malta Airways Company   

1970* - 1970*Renamed

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^ Genealogy : Malta Airways Company +>Air Malta

Malta International Airways   

1964* - 1966*Status?

^ Comments : Malta International Airways operated a DC,6 aircraft in the mid 1960s

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Malta Metropolitan Airlines   

1963 - 1964Inactive

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Maltafly   

2014 - dateActive

^ Comments : Maltafly is a joint venture between an Italian businessman and Maltese marketing agency Markit Business Solutions Limited which began scheduled flights between Malta & Palermo on 05Dec2014

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MedAvia (Mediterranean Aviation)   

1979 - dateActive

^ Comments : MedAvia operations was founded in 1978 & started operations on 15Sep1979

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The Malta Instone Airline   

1946 - 1947Renamed

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^ Genealogy : The Malta Instone Airline + BAS (Malta) =>Air Malta >>Malta Airlines

Valorfly   

2015 - dateActive

^ Comments : Valorfly commenced operations in Jul2015

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VVB Aviation Malta   

2015 - dateActive

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