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Airline Dates Country Comments Genealogy
 135 Airlines

1995* - 1995*

USA

135 Airlines was a Dallas based carrier

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 1Time

2004 - 2012

South_Africa

1Time was formed in 2003 & started operations on 25Feb2004. Ceased operations & filed for liquidation on 02Nov2012

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 1Time Charters

2004* - 2012

South_Africa

1time Charters was formed by 1Time for charter flights. Ceased when parent company filed for liquidation

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 1time Zimbabwe

(2013)

Zimbabwe

1time Zimbabwe had hoped to start operations in Oct2013 but did not

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 21 Air

2014 - date

USA

21 Air was formed on 25Feb2014 in Greensboro, NC. The airline previously operated as a virtual cargo carrier, operating under Dynamic Airways' Air Operator's Certificate. It is a cargo carrier serving international charter markets in the Americas

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 24Airways

(2017)

Italy

24Airways was planning to launch services across Europe from its proposed hub at Milan Malpensa Airport. The virtual start-up planned to secure an Air Operators Certificate or an Air Services Licence from Italy's Ente Nazionale per l'Aviazione Civile (ENAC) by the end of 2016, and commence service operations in 2017

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 2Excel Aviation

2005 - date

UK

2Excel Aviation was founded in 2005 by two Royal Air Force pilots, Andy Offer and Chris Norton. It is a busines and charter carrier based out of Northampton Sywell (ORM)

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 2Go

2004 - date

Philippines

2Go was formed by Aboitiz and A Soriano & started operations on 28Jan1988 as Aboitiz Air Transport. Renamed to 2Go in 2004 - It operates bulk cargo and express parcel services throughout the Philippines. Its main base is Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Manila

Aboitiz Air Transport >2Go

 2nd Arkhangelsk United Aviation Division

1935 - date

Russia

2nd Arkhangelsk United Aviation Division was formed in 1935. Regional passenger services that is the oldest operating airline in Russia's north based out of Vaskovo Airport, Arkhangelsk

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 2nd Sverdlovsk Air Enterprise

1992 - 2009

Russia

Sverdlovsk 2nd Air Enterprise was formerly known as Aeroflot Sverdlovsk 2nd Division & became Uktus on 14Dec2009. Operations started on 30Jun1992

Aeroflot Sverdlovsk 2nd Division >2nd Sverdlovsk Air Enterprise >Uktus Avia

 3E Airlines

(2011)

USA

3E Airlines was founded in Las Vegas, Nevada. Intended to specialise in long-haul, heavy-lift, and wide body ACMI cargo operation and ULD block-space agreements with our freight-partner network and customers

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 3-Städte Linie

1924* - 1924*

Austria

No further information at this time

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 4 Island Air Services

1985* - 1986

Antigua_+_Barbuda

No further information at this time - [LIAT was founded in 1974 as the successor to Leeward Islands Air Transport Services (founded on 20Oct1956). Started operations as LIAT on 20Sep1974. Absorbed 4 ISLAND AIR SERVICES in 1986 and merged with CARIBBEAN STAR AIRLINES in 2007. Provides high frequency inter-island schedule across the Eastern Caribbean]

4 Island Air Services >>LIAT

 4 W Air

2003* - 2003*

USA

4 W Air was based in King Salmon, Alaska

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 40 Mile Air

1959 - date

USA

40 Mile Airways was founded by Charles Warbelows in 1959 specialising in Alaskan wilderness trips out of Fairbanks, Alaska

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 4air.it

(2004)

Italy

No further information at this time

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 4YOU Airlines

2014 - 2014

Poland

4YOU Airlines was a start-up backed by Polish tour operator, Alfa Star, with plans to offer charter flights to Tunisia, Egypt, Greece and Bulgaria, using two or three A320-200s. It started operations in Spring 2014 but suspended operations in Sep2014. The airline was was declared bankrupt on 24Oct2014

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 748 Air Services

1994* - date

Kenya

748 Air Services was formed in 1994 by a small group of individuals committed to meeting the needs of non-governmental organizations operating in the most remote parts of Sudan and neighboring Eastern African countries

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 7th Sky

2013 - 2015

Kazakhstan

7th Sky was a scheduled carrier out of Almaty (ALA). It was founded & started operations in 2013. Ceased operations in 2015

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 7Wings Airlines

(2006)

Germany

7Wings Airlines had intended to operate exclusive charter services for tour operator Seventur

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 9 Air

2014 - date

China

9 Air started operations on 02Dec2014 after being renamed from Jiu Yuan Airlines (2013-2014)

Jiu Yuan Airlines >9 Air

 A Soriana Aviation

1987* - 2006*

Philippines

Island Aviation was formed as A Soriana Aviation in 1987. Charter and taxi service

A Soriana Aviation >Island Aviation

 A&A Holding

1981* - 1983

USA

No further information at this time

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 A&F Aviation

2011 - 2011

Japan

peach was founded on 10Feb2011 as A&F Aviation & started operations on 01Mar2012. Renamed to peach in May2011

A&F Aviation >peach

 A. Fecteau Transport Aerien

1936 - 1973

Canada

Air Fecteau was formed as A. Fecteau Transport Aerien. In 1954, Émilien Pronovost purchased a bush aviation company, La Sarre Air Service (founded in 1946), which was headquartered in Nord-du-Québec and operated in a territory that enjoyed a wealth of natural resources but few if any roads and the 2 merged to form Propair

A. Fecteau Transport Aerien >Air Fecteau…..>Propair

 A.A.T. (American Air Taxi)

1960 - 1974

USA

No further information at this time - [AIR SUNSHINE was a Part 204 commuter air carrier that was founded as A.A.T. (AMERICAN AIR TAXI). Also operated as KEY WEST AIRLINES]

A.A.T. (American Air Taxi) >Air Sunshine

 A.V. Air Transport (Anglo Vaal Air Services)

1946* - 1946

South_Africa

A.V. Air (Anglo Vaal Air Services) became Africair after merging with Africair Servicing in 1946 - [A.V. Air aka Anglo Vaal Air Services merged with Africair Servicing to become Africair in 1946. Both were subsidiaries of the General Mining and Finance Corporation Ltd, and managed the airline moving African personnel for the Witwatersrand Native Labour Association Ltd, known more generally as Wenela Air Services. Operations with 40- seat DC-3s and 104-seat DC-4s were carried out between various points in Rhodesia, Zambia and Bechuanaland and Francistown]

A.V. Air (Anglo Vaal Air Services) >Africair

 A.V. Roe

1919 - 1920

UK

Avro Transport Company (A.V. Roe) was founded in 1919 & was the first regular airline in the UK, linking Manchester, Southport and Blackpool on 11May1919

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 A/S Aero

1920 - 1921

Norway

A/S Aero was formed by Tancred Ibsen in Jan1920 & operated limited mail flights from the Bestumkilen bay in Oslo. Merged with Norske Aeroplanfabrik in 1921, an aircraft factory in Tønsberg

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 A1

2007 - 2009

Russia

No further information at this time - [AVIA NOVA was a Lo-cost out operator of Moscow that was originally known as A1 (founded in 2007). Prior to that it was known as FENIKS. AviaNova started operations on 27Aug2009 & ceased on 10Oct2011]

Feniks >A1 >AviaNova

 A-1 Aerial & Commercial Photo

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 A1 Air Charters

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 A2B

2005 - 2006

UK

A2B was founded in 1968 as Keenair Charter

Keenair Charter >FlyKeen Airways >A2B

 A400 Airlines (Airlines 400) (Avialinii 400)

2001 - 2007

Russia

No further information at this time - [Red Wings was founded in 1999 under the name of VARZ-400, after the Russian acronym of the Vnukovo Avia Repair Factory. It was renamed Airlines 400 in 2001, before adopting its current name in 2007]

VARZ-400 >Airlines 400 >Red Wings

 AAA Action Air Carrier

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 AAA Air Enterprises

1977* - 1986

USA

AAA Air Enterprises was formed in 1977 & 0perated from Omaha to points in Nebraska, Kansas City, Sioux Falls and Yankton, S.D. Purchased by Mid-Continent Airlines

AAA Air Enterprises >>Mid-Continent Airlines

 AAA Airlines

(1991)

Australia

AAA Airlines had hoped to launch out of Sydney.but seemed to be a 1991 scam where lots of people lost money

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 AAC (African Air Carriers)

1983* - 1984

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 AAC (African Air Charter)

1976 - 1988

Zaire

No further information at this time

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 AAC (Avia Air Charter)

**** - ****

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 AAI (Alaska Aeronautical Industries)

1954 - 1987

USA

Anchorage based. Cooperative agreement with Continental Airlines. Eventually ceased operating

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 AAI Island Hopper

2004* - 2006*

Philippines

No further information at this time

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 Aalborg Air Taxi (i)

1978* - 1978*

Denmark

No further information at this time - [SCANDINAVIAN AIR TAXI was formed by the amalgamation of AALBORG AIR TAXI, BK-FLY, MIDT-FLY, INTERAIR BUSINESS AVIATION and SUPERFLITE]

Aalborg Air Taxi + BK-Fly + Interair Business Aviation + Midt-Fly + Superflite =>Scandinavian Air Taxi

 Aalborg Air Taxi (ii)

1996* - 2007*

Denmark

No further information at this time

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 Aalborg Flying Center

1970* - 1970*

Denmark

Aalborg Flying Center merged into Norfly Skole og Rundflyvning, later renamed to North Flying - [North Flying was founded in 1963 as Norfly Skole og Rundflyvning by photographer J. Steffensen. In 1970 the company acquired Aalborg Flying Center. Renamed in 1971. In 1994 the company merged with Nordic Air, in 1996 they acquired Aalborg Airtaxi and in 1998, Falck Air. After these mergers and acquisitions North Flying has become Scandinavia's biggest business charter company]

Aalborg Flying Center >>Norfly Skole og Rundflyvning >North Flying

 AAR Airlines

1998* - 2000

Ukraine

No further information at this time

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 Aaron Airlines

1990* - 2010*

Australia

No further information at this time

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 AAS (Atlantic Aviation Services)

2005* - 2006

Liberia

No further information at this time

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 AAXICO

1956 - 1965

USA

AAXICO was founded as AMERICAN AIR EXPORT & IMPORT COMPANY (1945). Scheduled light airline using Curtiss C.46s. Merged with SATURN AIRWAYS - [TRANSAMERICA AIRWAYS was formed as LOS ANGELES AIR SERVICE in 1948. The name changed to TRANS INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES in 1960. Acquired SATURN AIRWAYS in 1976. SATURN AIRWAYS merged with AAICO in 1965. First supplemental jet operator in 1962. Renamed to TRANSAMERICA AIRWAYS in 1979]

American Air Export & Import Co. >AAXICO >Transamerica Airways

 AB Airlines

1996 - 1999

UK

AB AIRLINES was founded in 1993 as AIR BRISTOL by Brian Beal and Tony Auld & commenced operations in Oct1993. Initially the airline marketed itself as Air Belfast, reflecting its then principal route between Belfast International Airport and London Stansted. Renamed to AB SHANNON. Renamed to current name in 1996. Ceased scheduled operations in Jul1999 and all operations in Sep1999 - Operated regional services out of several UK airports

Air Bristol >AB Shannon >AB Airlines

 AB Aviation

2011 - date

Comoros

AB Aviation was established in 2010 (provides scheduled daily flights between the Comoros Islands and some destinations in the subregion)

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 AB Bluestar

2000 - 2000

Spain

Quantum Air was formed in 1999 & started operations on 05Jul2000 as AB Bluestar. Started operations with B.717 aircraft. Renamed to AeBal (Aerolineas Baleares) in 2000. AeBal (Aerolineas de Baleares) ceasesd operations on 15Sep2008 & restarted as Quantum Air in 2009. Quantum Air ceased all operations on 26Jan2010

AB Bluestar >AeBal >Quantum Air

 AB Express

2000s

USA

No further information at this time

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 AB Shannon

1995 - 1996

UK

No further information at this time - [AB AIRLINES was founded in 1993 as AIR BRISTOL by Brian Beal and Tony Auld. Renamed to AB SHANNON.Renamed again in 1996. Ceased scheduled operations in Jul1999 and all operations in Sep1999 - Operated regional services out of several UK airports]

Air Bristol >AB Shannon >AB Airlines

 ABA (Aerotransport) (Swedish Air Lines)

1924 - 1948

Sweden

ABA was formed at Stockholm by Adrian and Carl Florman on 27Mar1924 & launched passenger service from Stockholm to Helsinki on 02Jun1924. Merged into SAS - [SAS was formed by merger of ABA (AEROTRANSPORT), DDL (DET DANSKE LUFTFARTSELSKAB) of Denmark and DNL (DET NORSKE LUFTFARTSELSKAP) of Norway on on 01Aug1946. Iniatially it was known as OSAS was concerned only with trans-atlantic operations. operations started on 17Sep1946. The partners then created ESAS in 1948 with the merger of SILA (SVENSK INTERKONTINENTAL LUFTTRAFIK) to handle the european operations and in 1941 the airlines were merged to form the current airline. The intercontinental routes of Braathens SAFE were added just before the merger. Absorbed LINJEFLYG in 1993 and BRAATHENS IN 2001. Intergrated SAS NORGE into mainline in October 2009. International and regional passenger and cargo airline and is the flag carrier for Norway, Sweden & Denmark]

ABA >>OSAS >ESAS >SAS

 ABA Air

1996 - 2004

Czech_Republic

ABA Air was founded in 1996. Charter and air taxi airline out of Prague. Freighter aircraft sold and ceased operating

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 AbaBeel Aviation

2004 - date

Sudan

AbaBeel Aviation was founded in 2004

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 Abaco Air

1975* - 2013

Bahamas

Abaco Air was formed in 1975. The carrier ceased operations on 08Jan2013 - Scheduled and charter airline of the Bahamas

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 Abaete Linhas Aereas

1995 - date

Brazil

ABAETE LINHAS AEREAS is a scheduled and charter domestic passenger airline that was formed as AEROTAXI ABAETE in 1979. Acquired ATLANTA TAXI AEREO in 1985. Expanded into scheduled services in 1995 under current name

Aerotaxi Abaete >Abaete Linhas Aereas

 Abakan Avia (Abakanskoe)

1993 - date

Russia

Abakan Air Enterprise was originally Aeroflot's Abakan division, and was formed in 1992. Operations started 30Jun1993 (Abakan-Avia performs international passenger services under the brand name Royal Flight)

Aeroflot Abakan division >Abakan Air Enterprisera

 Abal Air

1982 - 1990

Sweden

No further information at this time - [WEST AIR SWEDEN was founded in 1955 as LBF-EDA VARKEN operating taxi flights. Renamed to ABAL AIR in 1982. The name was changed to TIME AIR SWEDEN in 1990 and current name in 1992. Converted to a cargo airline in 1997. West Atlantic Cargo Airlines was formed through a merger of West Air Sweden, West Air Europe and Atlantic Airlines (UK) Founded as LBF-Eda Varken, operating air-taxi flights / airline’s name was changed to Abal Air AB in 1982 and to West Air Sweden in 1992. West Air Sweden converted to a cargo airline in May1997 after discontinuing its scheduled passenger services. The merger in Oct2008, with Atlantic Airlines and West Air Luxembourg to form West Atlantic, created Europe’s largest all-cargo regional carrier]

LBF-Eda Varken >Abal Air >Time Air Sweden >West Air Sweden + Atlantic Airlines + West Air Luxembourg => West Atlantic >West Atlantic Cargo

 Aban Air

2006 - 2007

Iran

Aban Air received its air operator’s certificate from the Civil Aviation Organization of Iran in Mar2006. It launched cargo charters between Tehran and Dubai in May2006

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 Abaroa Airlines (Aerolineas Abaroa)

1962* - 1972

Bolivia

Abaroa Airlines was formed in 1960 to operate domestic non-scheduled cargo services

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 Abavia

1996* - 2004

Georgia

No further information at this time

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 Abbe Air Cargo

2001 - 2003

USA

Abbe Air Cargo was an Alaska based cargo operator

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 ABC (Air Bridge Carriers)

1972 - 1992

UK

- [AIR CONTRACTORS was formed as ABC at East Midlands Airport on 30Jun1972. Briefly known as AIR BRIDGE and then renamed to HUNTING CARGO AIRLINES in Sep1992 and then to Air Contractors in Jun1998 following the acquisition by Compagnie Maritime Belge and Safair. Moved to Dublin at that time. Air Contractors acquired French carrier Europe Airpost on 14Mar2008. Following the acquisition of EAP into the ACL group of companies, the group was rebranded ASL Aviation Group]

ABC >Air Bridge >Hunting Cargo Airlines >Air Contractors >ASL Airlines Ireland

 ABC Air Hungary

2005 - 2011

Hungary

ABC Air Hungary was a cargo airline based in Budapest Ferenc Liszt International (BUD) & founded in 1999. Started operations on 30Jun2005, ceased on 20Nov2015 but hopes to restart

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 A-B-C Airlines

1965* - 1966

USA

A-B-C Airlines operated Ontario-Fullerton-LA. Ceased operations

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 ABC Airways

(2014)

India

ABC Airways intended to launch with twice daily flights between Bangalore Int'l and Bhubaneswar using a fleet of three EMB-170s

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 ABC Aviation

1984* - 1997

USA

No further information at this time

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 ABC Heli-Tours

2003* - 2003*

Guam

Little is known about ABC Heli-Tours except it offered sight-seeing tours in association with Alupang Beach Club around 2003

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 Abelag Airways

1979 - 1980

Belgium

Air Belgium was formed as Abelag Airways, a charter airline on 03May1979

Abelag Airways >Air Belgium

 Abelag Aviation

1983 - 2016

Belgium

Abelag Aviation was formed in 1964. Absorbed Lamda Jet in 1995 & merged with Sky Service in 2005 Renamed to Luxaviation Belgium in 2016

Lamda Jet >>Abelag Aviation >Luxaviation Belgium

 Aberdair Aviation

2002* - date

Kenya

Aberdair Aviation is a Nairobi Wilson Airport based passenger charter carrier

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 Aberdair Aviation

2009 - date

Ethiopia

Aberdair Aviation is a Addis Ababa Bole International Airport based passenger charter carrier

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 Aberdair Aviation

2016* - date

Ghana

Aberdair Aviation is a Accra Kotoka (ACC) based passenger charter carrier

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 Aberdair Aviation

2016* - date

South_Sudan

Aberdair Aviation is a Juba (JUB) based passenger charter carrier

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 Aberdeen Airways (i)

1934 - 1937

UK

Allied Airways was formed 02Jan1934 as Aberdeen Airways with its first service on 19Sep1934. Taken over by BEA after AAJC - [BEA was a state owned European and domestic passenger airline, founded on 01Jan1946. It was originally based at Northolt and took over the RAF transport wing. On 01Feb1947 took over several airlines after AAJC was ceased (RAILWAY AIR SERVICE, GREAT WESTERN & SOUTHERN AIRLINES, ISLE OF MAN AIR SERVICES, SCOTTISH AIRWAYS, HIGHLAND AIRWAYS, NORTH EASTERN AIRWAYS, WEST COAST AIR SERVICES, AIR COMMERCE and WESTERN ISLE AIRWAYS). Later acquired CHANNEL ISLAND AIRWAYS and ALLIED AIRWAYS (same year). Launch customer for DH Trident 1 in 1964, DH Trident 2E in 1968, Vickers Viscount in 1953 and Vickers Vanguard in 1961. Ceased operations 31Mar1974 & merged with BOAC to form BRITISH AIRWAYS] - [BRITISH AIRWAYS was formed in 1972 by a merger of BOAC, BEA, BEA AIRTOURS, NORTHEAST AIRLINES, CAMBRIAN AIRWAYS and BEA Helicopters and started operations on 1st April 1974. Acquired BCAL (1988), DAN AIR (1992) and BRYMON EUROPEAN AIRWAYS (1993). Launch customer for B777-200ER in 1997. Now privately owned (National carrier for the UK. Scheduled passenger and cargo services)]

Aberdeen Airways (i) >Allied Airways >>BEA + BOAC + Northeastern Airlines + BEA Airtours + Cambrian Aws + BEA Helicopters =>British Airways

 Aberdeen Airways (ii)

1989 - 1992

UK

Aberdeen Airways started off as the scheduled service division of Peregrine Air Services

Peregrine Air Services >Aberdeen Airways

 Aberdeen Flying Service

1946* - date

USA

Aberdeen Flying Service was formed in 1946 by James L. Caven. Aberdeen Flying Service is a full service FBO, providing services ranging from refueling aircraft, catering, and arranging rental cars, to air taxi services through its part 135 charter operation

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 Aberdeen London Express

1994 - 1995*

UK

Flew Aberdeen-Stansted. Eventually ceased operating

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 Able American Jets

2000* - 2000*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Able Aviation

1997* - 1997*

USA

No further information at this time

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 ABM Air (Antigua Barbuda Montserrat Air)

2010* - date

Antigua_+_Barbuda

ABM Air (Antigua Barbuda Montserrat Air) was founded in 2010 & is located at its hub at V. C. Bird International Airport serving the country's main island of Antigua with the capital, Saint John's. It is a subsidiary of SVG Air. The company offers scheduled services to Antigua's sister island Barbuda and to the British overseas territory of Montserrat, as well as charter services between these two destinations

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 Aboitiz Air Transport (Aboitiz Air Cargo)

1988 - 2004

Philippines

2Go was formed on 09Jul1988 by Aboitiz & A Soriano & started operations on 28Jan1988 as Aboitiz Air Transport - [2Go was formed by Aboitiz and A Soriano & started operations on 28Jan1988 as Aboitiz Air Transport. Renamed to 2Go in 2004 - It operates bulk cargo and express parcel services throughout the Philippines. Its main base is Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Manila]

Aboitiz Air Transport >2Go

 Aboriginal Air Services

2000* - 2006

Australia

Alice Springs based regional airline. Aborignial Air Services operated 4 airlines under its banner (Janami Air, Ngaanyatjarra Air, Ngurratjuta Air & PY Air). The airlines were owned by the Aboriginal people of Australia, serving South Australia, Western Australia and the Northern Territory. The consortium ceased operations on 17Sep2006

>Aboriginal Air Services

 ABS Jets

2004 - date

Czech_Republic

ABS Jets was founded in 2004 offering business charter flights

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 ABSA (Aeronaves del Balsas SA)

1959* - 1961*

Mexico

ABSA was formed in 1959 & operated services from Mexico City to Morelia, Uruapan, Colima, Manzanillo and Guadalajara and from Morelia to Huetamo, Ajuchitian and Iguala

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 ABSA Cargo (Aerolinhas Brasileiras SA)

1995 - 2012

Brazil

TAM Cargo started operations on 02Jun1995 as Brasil Transair. Renamed to ABSA in 1995 & to LATAM Cargo Brasil in 2016

Brasil Transair >ABSA Cargo >TAM Cargo >LATAM Cargo Brasil

 Absaroka Airways

1994* - 2012*

USA

Absaroka Airways was formed in 1994. It provided a seasonal service for locals and tourists by offering offers scenic flights around the Beartooth Mountains

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 Abu Dhabi Air

1976* - 1976*

UAE

Abu Dhabi Air was renamed to Emirates Air Services

Abu Dhabi Air >Emirates Air Services

 Abu Dhabi Aviation

1976 - date

UAE

Abu Dhabi Aviation was established & began as a helicopter operator on 15Mar1976, fixed wing services started in 1991

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 ABV Airways

1991 - 1994

Russia

ABV Airways provided charter and scheduled passenger and cargo services in Russia and the CIS states. It was formed in 1991, the airline began operations using aircraft leased from Aeroflot, initially on charters and in 1992 it began scheduled operations

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 ABX Air

2003 - date

USA

ABX AIR was formed in 1968 when AIRBORNE of CALIFORNIA and PACIFIC AIR FREIGHT of Seattle merged to form AIRBORNE FREIGHT CORPORATION. Name was changed on 01May1980 to AIRBORNE EXPRESS. Acquired MIDWEST AIR CHARTER and SKY COURIER in 1988. Renamed to current name in 2003 before it's acquisition by DHL. Extensive overnight package service fron it's hub in Wilmington, Ohio throughout the US and overseas

Airborne of California + Pacific Air Freight =>Airbourne Freight Co. >Airborne Express >ABX

 Abyssinia Flight Services

1999* - date

Ethiopia

Abyssinia Flight Services was formally launched as the first certified air charter aompany in Ethiopia in Apr1999. Based out of Addis Ababa Bole International Airport

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 AC & T (Air Charter & Travel)

1973* - 1979*

UK

No further information at this time

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 AC Aviation

2011 - date

Thailand

No further information at this time

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 ACA (Ancargo Air)

2000 - 2000

Angola

No further information at this time

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 ACA (Atlantic Coast Airlines)

1989 - 2004

USA

Nil further at this time - [Independence Air started life as Atlantic Coast Airlines on 15Dec1989. It was announced on 19Nov2003 that ACA would rebrand to a lo-cost as Independence Air. Began on 16Jun2004 & ceased on 05Jan2006]

ACA (Atlantic Coast Airlines) >Independence Air

 ACA (Aviation Corporation of the Americas)

1927 - 1932

USA

Juan Trippe formed Aviation Corporation of the Americas in 02Jun1927 & started operations on 19Oct1927 - [PAN AM was formed as Aviation Corp. of The Americas and operated as PAN AM AIRWAYS. Name was officially changed in 1931. Formed PACIFIC ALASKA AIRWAYS in 1931 and integrated it in in 1940*. Acquired AOA in 1950, NATIONAL AIRLINES in 1980 and RANSOME AIRLINES in 1986. Ransome Airlines was then renamed to PAN AM EXPRESS. Pan Am want into bankruptcy in Jan1991 and ceased operating on 04Dec1991. PAN AM was the first airline to employ radio communications (1928) and the first to to make a global flight (1942). Pan Am was first operator of Fairchild FC-2 in 1927, Sikorsky S-36 in 1927, Sikorsky S-40 in 1932, Sikorsky S-42 in 1935, Martin M-130 in 1935, Boeing Model 314 in 1939, Boeing 306 Statoliner in 1940, Lockheed L.049 Constellation in 1946, Boeing Model 377 Stratocruiser in 1948, Douglas DC7 in 1955, Boeing B707-100 in 1958, Boeing B747-100 in 1969, and Boeing B747SP in 1976. Into bankruptcy in Jan1991 and ceased operating on 04Dec1991]

ACA >Pacific Alaska Airways >>Pan Am (i)

 acacusair

(2014)

Libya

No further information at this time

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 Academy Airlines

1979* - 2006*

USA

Cargo airline operating out of Griffin, Georgia. Used as a supplemental carrier for FedEx

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 ACAPSA (Aerolineas California Pacifico)

1960* - 1999

Mexico

ACAPSA (Aerolineas California Pacifico) was founded in 1960

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 Acariza Aviation

2006* - date

Kenya

Acariza Aviation is a charter service based at Wilson Airport, Nairobi

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 ACASA (Aerovias Ca Servicios Apure)

1955* - 1986

Venezuela

Aerovias CA Servicios Apurioe operated internal charter services within Venezuela.

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 ACASA (Aerovias Cariari)

1968* - 1976

Costa_Rica

ACASA (Aerovias Cariari) was founded in 1968

ACASA (Aerovias Cariari) >>AVE Airlines

 Accelerated Charter Express

1983* - 1983*

USA

No further information at this time

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 AccessAir

1999 - 2001

USA

AccessAir was founded in 1997 & ceased operations on 27Feb2001. B.737 operator out of Des Moines. Filed for bankruptcy in Dec1999 and ceased flying. Restarted in Dec1999. It shut down in 2001 due to low passenger loads and lack of adequate funding

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 ACE (Air Cargo Europe)

2018 >

Belgium

ACE Air Cargo Europe is a planned cargo carrier to beased out of Liège Bierset (LGG). It has been established by CAL Cargo Air Lines (Israeli freight specialist)

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 ACE (Air Charter Express Ghana)

2007 - 2009

Belgium

Based at Ostend-Bruges International Airport. Ghana registered - [MERIDIAN AIRWAYS was renamed from ACE]

Rainbow Cargo Express >Race Cargo Airlines + Cargo Plus Airlines => Cargoplus Aviation >ACE >Meridian Airways

 ACE (Aryan Cargo Express)

2010 - 2010

India

ACE (Aryan Cargo Express) was formed in 2005. International and domestic cargo carrier

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 Ace Air Cargo Express (i)

1976 - 1982

USA

Ace Air Cargo Express (i) was a cargo airline based in Cleveland, Ohio. It was renamed to Shalkow Air Cargo Express in 1982

Ace Air Cargo Express >Shalkow Air Cargo Express

 Ace Air Cargo Express (ii)

2011* - date

USA

Ace Air Cargo was formed as Yutana Airlines in 1987 & operations started on 30Jun1987. Renamed to Alaska Central Express in 1994 & to current name around 2011

Yutana Airlines >Alaska Central Express >Ace Air Cargo

 Ace Airtours

2010* - date

Sri_Lanka

No further information at this time

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 Ace Aviation

1979 - 2000*

USA

Ace Aviation was Maine's premier air charter service. Single and twin-engine charters and scenic flights.

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 ACE Express

**** - ****

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 Ace Flight Center

**** - ****

USA

Charter carrier basaed in Virginia.

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 Ace Freighters

1977* - 1977*

USA

No further information at this time

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 ACE Freighters (Aviation Charter Enterprises)

1964 - 1966

UK

Europe's first all-cargo airline that used the last operational Lockheed Constellation in the UK (1966). It was formed in 1962 and commmenced operations in Mar1964. Operated air cargo contract and charter nights from its base at London Airport (Gatwick). Went into liquidation and ceased operations in 1966

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 ACE Scotland

1966 - 1966

UK

ACE Scotland was ACE Freighter's foray into IT flights out of Glasgow. Ceased flying in 1966

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 ACE Transvalair (Air Charter Express & Air Executive)

1984 - 1994

France

No further information at this time

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 Ace-Cargo Express

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 ACEF Cargo

1998 - 2004*

Portugal

ACEF Cargo ceased cargo operations but had intended to restart with VIP flights. Do not think it did so

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 ACES (Aerolineas Centrales de Colombia)

1972 - 2003

Colombia

ACES was formed in 1971 & began regularly scheduled flights on 01Feb1972. Ceased operation in Aug2003. Began operating regional services within Colombia and added international charter in 1986. Domestic and international airline that carried cargo, mail and passengers. Began regularly scheduled return flight services to Medellin and Bogota on 01Feb1972

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 ACG (Air Cargo Global)

2014 - date

Slovakia

Air Cargo Global was founded in 2009 under the name of GAA Private Limited , in the middle of 2011 it was renamed ACG Slovakia and since the end of 2013, its current name. ACG established in 2014 on the activities of the bankrupt German company Air Cargo Germany, from which it inherited the name, one aircraft and part of the staff. The first commercial flight of ACG was made on 26Aug2014 from Billund to Monrovia for UNICEF. contained drugs and medical equipment for the ebola epidemic

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 Achinsk Avia Enterprise

1995 - 1995

Russia

Achinsk Avia Enterprise was originally formed as Aeroflot's Achinsk division. Merged into Kras Air

Achinsk Avia Enterprise >KrasAir

 ACI Airlines

2006* - 2008

Kyrgyzstan

No further information at this time

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 ACI-Africa

(1997)

Republic_of_Congo

No further information at this time

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 ACJet (Atlantic Coast Jet)

2000 - 2003*

USA

ACJet (Atlantic Coast Jet) was founded in 1999

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 ACM Air Charter

2012* - date

Germany

No further information at this time

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 ACM Aviation

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 ACORN Air

1990* - 1990*

South_Africa

Created by the South African Airways Pilot Association and intends to lease it's aircraft and services to other airlines. Eventually failed operating

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 ACR (Aero-Charter)

1997 - date

Ukraine

ACR (Aero-Charter) was founded in 1997 (Borispol, Kharkov based carrier)

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 ACR (Avialinii Centralnych Rayonov)

1993* - 2002

Russia

ACR was formed in 1993

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 Acropolis Aviation

2015* - date

UK

Acropolis Aviation is a Farnborough based private business carrier operating under a UK Civil Aviation Authority EASA Air Operator Certificate

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 Across

2009* - date

Mexico

Across was founded in 2009 as a business and private charter carrier

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 ACS (Air Cargo Services)

1997* - 2000

Costa_Rica

No further information at this time

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 ACS (Air Cartage Systems)

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 ACS (Air Charter Service)

(****)

Liberia

No further information at this time

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 ACS (Air Charter Service)

1983 - 1991

Zaire

ACS (Air Charter Service) had ITA (Inter-Fret Transport Aerien) merge in in 1985

ITA (Inter-Fret Transport Aerien) >>ACS (Air Charter Service)

 ACS (Air Charter Service)

1997* - 2002

Belgium

No further information at this time

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 ACS (Air Charter Systems)

1986* - 1988

Canada

ACS was formed in 1986 [ACS was a very short lived all Cargo Airline, which once it ceased operating in 1988, it was reborn as ICC (International Cargo Charter)]

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 ACS Air Cargo

1999* - 1999*

USA

Florida based cargo carrier that ceased operations shortly after start up

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 ACSA (Aerocarga SA)

1950 - 1979*

Mexico

Aereo Carga SA was the main non-scheduled freight carrier operating within Mexico. Base is the Aeropuerto El Cipres, Ensenada

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 ACSA (Air Century)

1992 - date

Dominican_Republic

ACSA (Air Century) was founded by Captain and Pilot Omar Chahin on 01Mar1992. Commenced operations in Mar1992

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 ACST

2001* - 2002*

Bolivia

No further information at this time

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 ACT (Air Caribbean Transport)

1969* - 1969*

Jamaica

ACT (Air Caribbean Transport) was formed in 1968

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 ACT Airlines

2005 - 2011

Turkey

MyCargo was established in 2003 & started operations on 29Jun2005 as ACT Airlines

ACT Airlines >MyCargo

 ACTA (Aerolineas Carreras Transportes Aereos)

1959 - 1970

Argentina

Aerolíneas Carreras Transportes Aéreos was presided over by José María Carrera Saavedra. In 1959 it had begun operations with non-scheduled cargo services between Buenos Aires and Miami. In 1960 it was authorised to provide a regular cargo service between Buenos Aires and Montevideo. In Mar1970 with retroactive effect on 08Aug1969, the Executive Branch ordered the withdrawal of all concessions for not meeting the requirements for the activity and disinterest of the company in matters that were incumbent

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 Action Air Cargo

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 Action Airlines

1979 - 2000*

USA

Action Airlines was formed in 1979 (Scheduled and charter passenger airline and air ambulance founded by John Rutledge in East Haddam, Conneticut)

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 Active Aero Charter

1999* - 2000*

USA

Detroit-Willow Run based airline. Ferried car parts out of Detroit around the US

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 Active Air (Active Aero)

1995 - 1996

Turkey

Greenair was founded in 1990 to fly Turkish expatriate workers and tourists from destinations in Germany and Paris, London, Milan and Amsterdam to Turkey. Ceased operations in Dec1994 [ACTIVE AIR was formed in 1995 after GREENAIR had ceased operations]

Greenair +>Active Air

 Actividades Aéreas Chiricanas

1946* - 1947*

Panama

Actividades Aéreas Chiricanas was founded on 27Feb1946

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 Acuavia

2004* - 2006*

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Acvila Air

1994 - 2006

Romania

Acvila Airlines was founded in 2003 based out of Bucharest Baneasa (BBU). Finally ceased operations on 30Apr2006 and was renamed to JeTran Air

Acvila Air >JeTran Air

 Ad Astra

1931* - 1931

Switzerland

No further information at this time - [SWISSAIR was formed in 1931 by the merger of two pioneering Swiss airlines AD ASTRA and BALAIR. Launch customer for A310-200 in 1983 along with Lufthansa. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Switzerland and ceased operations in late 2001 due to financial difficulties].

Ad Astra Aero + Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft Comte Mittelholzer & Co =>Ad Astra + Balair =>Swissair +>Crossair

 Ad Astra Aero

1919 - 1931

Switzerland

Aktiengesellschaft was founded in Zurich on 15Dec1919 & on 24Feb1920 it merged with the Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft Comte Mittelholzer & Co to form Ad Astra Aero AG [SWISSAIR was formed in 1931 by the merger of two pioneering Swiss airlines AD ASTRA and BALAIR. Launch customer for A310-200 in 1983 along with Lufthansa. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Switzerland and ceased operations in late 2001 due to financial difficulties]

Aktiengesellschaft + Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft =>Ad Astra Aero + Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft Comte Mittelholzer & Co =>Ad Astra + Balair =>Swissair +>Crossair

 Ad Astra Swiss Air Transport Company

1919* - 1919*

Switzerland

No further information at this time - [SWISSAIR was formed in 1931 by the merger of two pioneering Swiss airlines AD ASTRA and BALAIR. Launch customer for A310-200 in 1983 along with Lufthansa. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Switzerland and ceased operations in late 2001 due to financial difficulties].

Ad Astra Aero + Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft Comte Mittelholzer & Co =>Ad Astra + Balair =>Swissair +>Crossair

 Ad Astral Aviation

2006* - date

Australia

Ad Astral Aviation was founded in 1986. The charter airline branch of the company operates across Western Australia on mining contract flights as well as some occasional interstate ad hoc charters. In late 2016, Ad Astral was acquired by Adelaide based charter airline Rossair in a deal to help both companies capture more of the growing tourism market in both South Australia and Western Australia (Air charter based at Perth domestic airport)

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 AD Aviation

1999* - 2000*

UK

No further information at this time

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 AD Aviation Aircharters (A-D Aviation)

1970 - date

Kenya

AD Aviation Aircharters is a charter service based at Wilson Airport, Nairobi. It was formed in 1970

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 Ad Maiora Líneas Aéreas

2013 - 2013

Paraguay

Ad Maiora Líneas Aéreas was established in 2012 by Grupo Socma. Launched twice-daily services, between Asuncion and Encarnacion on 18Jan2013. Unfortunately it ceased operations the same year

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 ADA

(****)

USA

No further information at this time

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 ADA (AeroDesierto)

2015 - 2015

Chile

Chilean Airways began operations from its home base in Calama on 27Apr2015 as ADA (AeroDesierto) which had ceased operations on 19Jul2015 to be rebranded

ADA (AeroDesierto) >Chilean Airways

 ADA (Aerolineas de Antioquia)

1987 - date

Colombia

ADA (Aerolineas de Antioquia) is a scheduled regional and domestic, passenger and cargo services based in Medillin

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 Ada Air

1992 - 2007

Albania

Ada Air was formed by Albanian/French Ada Group as Adalbanair n 1991 and started operations on 03Feb1992 (Regional carrier operating scheduled services from Albania to holiday destinations)

Adalbanair >Ada-Air

 ADA Havayollari (Island Airlines)

(2005*)

Cyprus

ADA Havayollari (Island Airlines) was formed in 2004

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 ADAC Luftrettung

1970* - date

Germany

ADAC Luftrettung offers medical rescue services

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 Adagold Aviation

1992* - date

Australia

No further information at this time

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 Adala Airways

2005* - 2009

DR_Congo

No further information at this time

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 Adalbanair

1991 - 1992

Albania

Ada Air was formed by Albanian/French Ada Group as Adalbanair n 1991 and started operations on 03Feb1992

Adalbanair >Ada-Air

 Adam Air (Skyconnection Airlines)

2002 - 2008

Indonesia

Adam Air was founded in 2002 by Agung Laksono. Started operations on 19Dec2002 & ceased on 18Mar2008

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 Adastra Aerial Surveys

1944 - 1973

Australia

Adastra Aerial Surveys began as the Adastra Flying School which was established at Mascot, Sydney, Australia on 21Aug1930 by Captain Frank William Follett. Adastra Airways commenced a subsidised passenger and air mail service from Sydney to Bega, NSW on 05Feb1934 using Fox Moth. In 1944, Frank Follett formed Adastra Aerial Surveys and began operations with a fleet of Avro Ansons. Adastra was purchased by East-West Airlines on 01Apr1973 and its base and aircraft moved to Tamworth. Adastra ceased operations shortly thereafter [EASTWEST AIRLINES was formed as EAST-WEST AIRLINES in 1947. Renamed to reflect that they did not operate across the country. Took over ADASTRA AERIAL SURVEYS in 1973] [ANSETT was founded by R M Ansett as ANSETT AIRWAYS. Purchased BARRIER REEF AIRWAYS in 1952. Acquired the assets of Trans-Oceanic Airways in 1953. ANSETT purchased struggling ANA (Australian National Airways) and renamed it all to ANSETT-ANA Purchased BUTLER AIR TRANSPORT (and renamed it to AIRLINES of NEW SOUTH WALES in 1959), & QUEENSLAND AIRLINES in 1958, GUINEA AIRWAYS (renamed to AIRLINES of SOUTH AUSTRALIA) in 1959 . Acquired ROBERTSON MILLER AVIATION (formed in 1927) (renamed it to AIRLINES of WESTERN AUSTRALIA). ANA was dropped in 1969 reverting to ANSETT AUSTRALIA of AUSTRALIA. Created AIRLINES of NORTH AUSTRALIA in 1981. Acquired EASTWEST AIRLINES and Kendall Airlines in 1987. During 1994 it fully absorbed its subsiduaries ANSETT WA, ANSETT EXPRESS and EASTWEST. Renamed again in 1990 to ANSETT AUSTRALIA. International and regional passenger and cargo airline. Ceased operating in Sept. 2001. Restarted with vastly dimished services with only 6 A320 aircraft but eventually ceased operations in early 2002]

Adastra Aerial Surveys >>East-West Airlines >Eastwest Airlines >>Ansett

 Adastra Airways

1934 - 1944

Australia

Adastra Aerial Surveys began as the Adastra Flying School which was established at Mascot, Sydney, Australia on 21Aug1930 by Captain Frank William Follett. Adastra Airways commenced a subsidised passenger and air mail service from Sydney to Bega, NSW on 05Feb1934 using Fox Moth. In 1944, Frank Follett formed Adastra Aerial Surveys and began operations with a fleet of Avro Ansons. Adastra was purchased by East-West Airlines on 01Apr1973 and its base and aircraft moved to Tamworth. Adastra ceased operations shortly thereafter [EASTWEST AIRLINES was formed as EAST-WEST AIRLINES in 1947. Renamed to reflect that they did not operate across the country. Took over ADASTRA AERIAL SURVEYS in 1973] [ANSETT was founded by R M Ansett as ANSETT AIRWAYS. Purchased BARRIER REEF AIRWAYS in 1952. Acquired the assets of Trans-Oceanic Airways in 1953. ANSETT purchased struggling ANA (Australian National Airways) and renamed it all to ANSETT-ANA Purchased BUTLER AIR TRANSPORT (and renamed it to AIRLINES of NEW SOUTH WALES in 1959), & QUEENSLAND AIRLINES in 1958, GUINEA AIRWAYS (renamed to AIRLINES of SOUTH AUSTRALIA) in 1959 . Acquired ROBERTSON MILLER AVIATION (formed in 1927) (renamed it to AIRLINES of WESTERN AUSTRALIA). ANA was dropped in 1969 reverting to ANSETT AUSTRALIA of AUSTRALIA. Created AIRLINES of NORTH AUSTRALIA in 1981. Acquired EASTWEST AIRLINES and Kendall Airlines in 1987. During 1994 it fully absorbed its subsiduaries ANSETT WA, ANSETT EXPRESS and EASTWEST. Renamed again in 1990 to ANSETT AUSTRALIA. International and regional passenger and cargo airline. Ceased operating in Sept. 2001. Restarted with vastly dimished services with only 6 A320 aircraft but eventually ceased operations in early 2002]

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 Adastra Aviation

1966* - 1971

New_Zealand

Adastra Aviation was a well-established aerial topdressing operator based in Tauranga. In 1966 the company won rights to operate a non-scheduled air service from Tauranga. Adastra’s services linked Tauranga with Auckland from 01Jun1966 until 17Aug1967. Adastra Aviation was taken over by James Aviation in 1971

Adastra Aviation >>James Aviation

 AdC (Air de Cologne)

1987* - 1988

West_Germany

SAS launched the Air de Cologne (AdC) concept, and one of Fred. Olsen's aircraft were painted in the black livery. AdC was sold to TNT

AdC (Air de Cologne) >>TNT

 ADC Airlines (Aviation Development Company)

1991 - 2007

Nigeria

ADC Airlines was formed in 1984 but operations did not start until Jan1991. Ceased operations on 30Apr2007

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 ADC Liberia

1993* - 1995*

Liberia

ADC was formed in 1993

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 ADCO Airlines

1989* - 1979*

USA

No further information at this time

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 ADCO Airlines (Air Mannia)

**** - ****

UAE

No further information at this time

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 ADCV Liberia

**** - ****

Liberia

No further information at this time

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 Addey Taxi Aereo

1992* - date

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Addis Airlines

2009 - 2010

Ethiopia

[National Airways was formed as Air Ethiopia in Nov2007 by Abera Lemi & began operations in 2008. Renamed to Addis Airlines in 2009 & to current name in 2010 (operates chartered services)]

Air Ethiopia >Addis Airlines >National Airways (Ethiopia)

 Adeah Cargo

2001 - 2006

Haiti

Air Haiti merged into Adeah Cargo

Air Haiti >>Adeah Cargo

 Adelaide Airways

1935 - 1936

Australia

Adelaide Airways was a subsidiary of of the Adelaide Steamship Co. & commenced operations on 30Nov1935 with a Short S.16 Scion. Amalgamated with Holyman's Airways & West Australian Airways to form ANA (Australian National Airways) on 02Nov1936. ANSETT purchased struggling ANA (Australian National Airways) and renamed it all to ANSETT-ANA

Adelaide Airways + Holyman's Airways + West Australian Airways =>ANA (Australian National Airways)….. >Ansett

 Aden Airways

1949 - 1967

South_Yemen

Aden Airways was a subsidiary of British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC). Founded on 07Mar1949, started operations on 01Oct1949 & ceased on 30Jun1967 due to the British withdrawal from Aden

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 Ades Colombia (Aerolineas del Este)

1990* - 2006*

Colombia

Ades Colombia was formed in 1990

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 ADI Aerodynamics

2011* - date

USA

ADI Aerodynamics operates Embraer ERJ 145 aircraft on charter services based out of Pontiac Oakland County International (PTK)

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 ADI Charter Services

1959* - date

USA

No further information at this time

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 ADI Domestic Airlines

**** - ****

USA

Think Illinois based. Discontinued IATA code of C14

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 Adi Wahana Angkasa Nusantara

2000* - 2009*

Indonesia

No further information at this time

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 Adigey Avia

2003* - 2003*

Armenia

No further information at this time

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 Adirondack Airlines

1991 - 1991

USA

Adirondack Airlines started operations in late Spring 1991. Started operations in Jun1991 & ceased in Dec1991

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 Adirondack Flying Service (Lake Placid Airways)

2004* - 2006*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Adjal Avia

1995* - 1996

Georgia

Sukhumi Airlines was was formerly known as Taifun after being formed as Adjal Avia in 1992

Adjal Avia >Taifun >Sukhumi Airlines

 Adjarian Airlines

1994* - 2001

Georgia

No further information at this time

Adjarian Airlines >Batumi Adjarian Airlines

 Adlair Aviation

1984 - date

Canada

Adlair Aviation was founded in 1983 to provide charter service to communities in the Kitikmeot Region, NWT

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 Adler Aviation

1996 - date

Canada

No further information at this time

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 Admas Air Service

1989* - 1994

Ethiopia

Admas Air Service operations were taken over by Ethiopian Airlines in 1994 - [Ethiopian Airlines was founded on 21Dec1945 & it was formally incorporated by proclamation of Emperor Haile Selaisse as Ethiopian Air Lines on 30Dec1945. The maiden flight to Nairobi carried a shipment of East African currency equivalent to US$3.7 million was in Feb1946. First revenue scheduled flight took place to Cairo via Asmara on 08Apr1946 as Ethiopian Air Lines. Took over the services of Admas Air Service in 1994. National carrier of Ethiopia. First operator of B767-200ER in 1984. International and regional scheduled passenger and cargo airline]

Admas Air Service >>Ethiopian Airlines

 Admiral Airlines

1959 - 1962

USA

Admiral Airlines was a passenger charter company based in California, renamed from Quaker City Airways

Quaker City Airways >Admiral Airlines

 Admiral Taxi Aereo

1999* - 1999*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Adorna Airways

1997 - 1997

Malaysia

No further information at this time

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 Adria Airways

1986 - date

Slovenia

Adria Airways was formed on 14Mar1961 & operations started on 30Jun1961 as Adria Airways, renamed to Inex in 1968 and back to Adria again in 1986. National airline of Slovenia that is a scheduled and charter, international and regional passenger and cargo carrier

Adria Airways >Inex Adria Airways >Adria Airways

 Adria Airways (Adria Aviopromet)

1961 - 1968

Yugoslavia

Adria Airways was formed on 14Mar1961 & operations started on 30Jun1961 as Adria Airways, renamed to Inex in 1968 and back to Adria again in 1986

Adria Airways >Inex Adria Airways >Adria Airways

 Adria Airways Switzerland

2017 - 2017

Switzerland

Darwin Airline was formed on 12Aug2003 & started operations on 28Jul2004. Acquired Geneva-based Baboo Airlines on 25Nov2010 & phased out the name in late 2011. Operated in the Etihad Regional livery as from 17Jan2014 for the first time. Darwin Airline was acquired by Adria Airways' holding company from Etihad Airways in Jul2017 & rebranded as Adria Airways Switzerland on 16Sep2017. The airline's operating licence was suspended on 28Nov2017 by the Swiss authorities and all remaining flights are no longer operating until further notice

Darwin Airline >Etihad Regional >Adria Airways Switzerland

 Adria Wings

(2008)

Croatia

Adria Wings was formed by ex-Air Adriatic employees and hoped to resume charter operations

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 Adriafly

2016 - date

Germany

Adriafly is offering charter flights from Switzerland and Germany to Kosovo and Macedonia

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 Adriatic Skyways

2014 - 2015

Croatia

Adriatic Skyways ceased operations in 2015

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 Adriatic Wings

2006 - 2007

Croatia

Adriatic Wings operated between 2006 & 2007

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 ADSA (Aerolineas Dominicanas SA)

1978* - 2001*

Dominican_Republic

No further information at this time

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 ADSA (Aerovias Darienitas)

1978* - 1979*

Panama

No further information at this time

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 Ads-Aloft

1994* - 1995*

USA

Banner towing company based in Seattle, Washington

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 ADSM (Alas de Socorro de México)

1998* - date

Mexico

ADSM - Alas de Socorro de México is a passenger charter carrier based out of Oaxaca Xoxocotlán International (OAX). It is an affiliate of the Mission Aviation Fellowship. ADSM works mostly in the mountains surrounding the town of Oaxaca

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 Advance Air

2012 - 2017*

Germany

Advance Air was a private and business charter carrier based out of Frankfurt International (FRA)

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 Advance Air Charters

2000* - 2001

Canada

No further information at this time

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 Advance Airlines

1974 - 1980

Australia

ADVANCE AIRLINES acquired SKYWAY AIRLINES. Based at Sydney's Mascot Airport and operated scheduled commuter services [ADVANCE AIRLINES was taken over by Aviation Developments and renamed to AVDEV AIRLINES in 1980. Then taken over by Davey Air Services and the DAVEY added. The company was sold in 1984 and the routes split between East Coast and Norfolk Island Airlines]

Advance Airlines >Avdev Airlines >Avdev Airlines Davey

 Advance Aviation

1978* - 1979*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Advance Aviation

2007 - date

Thailand

Advance Aviation was established in 2007 as a VIP Helicopter Charter in Thailand with nationwide charter network in Bangkok - Phuket - Chiang Mai Base

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 Advanced Air

2006 - date

USA

Advanced Air is a Hawthorne Airport based charter carrier

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 Advanced Air Management

2000* - 2015

USA

Zetta Jet operates private charters out of Burbank Bob Hope (BUR), California. It was rebranded from Advanced Air Management (2000-2015)

Advanced Air Management >Zetta Jet

 Advantage Airlines

1992 - 1992*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Advantage Helicopters

2000* - date

Canada

Advantage Helicopters is a charter carrier based out of Vernon,British Columbia

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 Adventure Air

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 Adventure Air

2002* - date

Canada

Adventure Air was formed in 2002

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 Adventure Airlines

1995* - 1995*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Adventure Aviation

1995* - 1995*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Adventurers

1971* - 1971*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Adygheya Avia

1997* - 2009

Russia

No further information at this time

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 AEB Taxi Aero

2004* - 2006*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 AeBal (Aerolineas Baleares)

2000 - 2008

Spain

Quantum Air was formed in 1999 & started operations on 05Jul2000 as AB Bluestar. Started operations with B.717 aircraft. Renamed to AeBal (Aerolineas Baleares) in 2000. AeBal (Aerolineas de Baleares) ceasesd operations on 15Sep2008 & restarted as Quantum Air in 2009. Quantum Air ceased all operations on 26Jan2010

AB Bluestar >AeBal >Quantum Air

 AECA Airlines (Aeroservicos Ecuatorianos)

1980 - 2000

Ecuador

AECA Airlines was formed in 1977. All cargo services from Gyayaquil and Quito

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 AE-Colombia (Aerolineas Especiales de Colombia)

1978* - 1979*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aegean Airlines

1999 - 2001

Greece

Aegean Airlines first flight from Athens to Heraklion and Thessaloniki on 28May1999 - [AEGEAN AIRLINES was an Athens based regional airline that was formed as AEGEAN AVIATION. This was VIP/business air operation Renamed to current name when scheduled services started. Merged with Air Greece and retains titles and colours] [AEGEAN AIRLINES was renamed from AEGEAN CRONUS AIRLINES after the full integration of the two airlines. ACA was the name given to the merged AEGEAN AIRLINES and CRONUS AIRLINES in 2001]

Aegean Aviation >Aegean Airlines + Cronus Airlines =>Aegean Cronus Airline >Aegean Airlines

 Aegean Airlines (Aeroporia Aigaiou)

2002 - date

Greece

AEGEAN AIRLINES was renamed from AEGEAN CRONUS AIRLINES after the full integration of the two airlines. ACA was the name given to the merged AEGEAN AIRLINES and CRONUS AIRLINES in 2001. Scheduled and charter services from Athens and Thessaloniki to various destinations

Aegean Aviation >Aegean Airlines + Cronus Airlines =>Aegean Cronus Airline >Aegean Airlines

 Aegean Aviation

1977* - 1999

Greece

No further information at this time

Aegean Aviation >Aegean Airlines + Cronus Airlines =>Aegean Cronus Airline >Aegean Airlines

 Aegean Cronus Airlines

2001 - 2002

Greece

Scheduled and charter services from Athens and Thessaloniki to various destinations [AEGEAN AIRLINES is an Athens based regional airline that was formed as AEGEAN AVIATION. This was VIP/business air operation Renamed to current name when scheduled services started. . Merged with AIR GREECE but retains titles and colours] [AEGEAN AIRLINES was renamed from AEGEAN CRONUS AIRLINES after the full integration of the two airlines. ACA was the name given to the merged AEGEAN AIRLINES and CRONUS AIRLINES in 2001]

Aegean Aviation >Aegean Airlines + Cronus Airlines =>Aegean Cronus Airline >Aegean Airlines

 AEI (Aero Expresso Italiana)

1923* - 1934

Italy

Aero Expresso Italiana (AEI) was founded on 12Dec1923, & began offering services in Aug1926 [ALA LITTORIA was founded in 1923 as AEI (Aero Expresso Italiana). In 1934, the airline merged with NAVIGAZIONE AEREA - SANA, SISA ( Società Italiana Servizi Aerei) and SAM (Società Aerea Mediterranea), the pre-war national airline of Italy. In 1935, SOCIETA ADRIA AERO LLOYD in Albania (then de facto an Italian colony) and NORD AFRICA AVIAZIONE, operating in the Italian colonies of Libya were integrated in. The airline was used by the Italian military at the start of World War II and ceased operations]

SAM (Societal Aerea Mediterranea) + SANA (Società Area Navigazione Aerea) + SISA (Societa Italiane Servizi Aerei) + AEI (Aero Expresso Italiana) =>Ala Littoria

 Aelis Air Service

2008* - 2008*

France

Aelis Air Service was a passenger charter carriet based at Nantes Atlantique (NTE)

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 Aeol

1994* - 1994

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aeolian Airlines

2011 - 2012

Greece

Aeolian Airlines was founded in Feb2011 and commenced operations in Mar2011. Passenger charter services established by founders of Skywings. Ceased operations in 2012 but hopes to restart

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 Aeolus Air

2012 - date

Gambia

Aeolus Air engaged in aircraft charter as well as aircraft leasing- both 'wet' and 'damp'- type contracts. The company was a registered and incorporated airline operator in Gambia, with commercial offices in the United Arab Emirates. Ceased operations in Oct2014

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 AER (Aerotransportes Entre Rios)

1962 - 1981

Argentina

AER (Aerotransportes Entre Rios) was founded in 1962. Domestic and international non-scheduled freight flights. Ceased operations in 1981

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 Aer Arann

1970 - 2011

Ireland

Aer Arann was formed in 1970 by James Coen and Ralph Langan & started operations on 16Aug1970

Aer Arann >Aer Arann Regional >Stobart Air

 Aer Arann Islands

1970 - date

Ireland

Aer Arann Islands was formed in 1970 by James Coen and Ralph Langan & began operations in Aug1970 (Scheduled and charter domestic passenger airline serving the Aran Islands from Connemara Regional Airport)

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 Aer Arann Regional

2011 - 2014

Ireland

No further information at this time

Aer Arann >Aer Arann Regional >Stobart Air

 Aer Atlantic

1996* - 1996*

Ireland

No further information at this time

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 Aer Kavango

1974* - 1984*

Botswana

No further information at this time

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 Aer Leisure

1999 - 2000

Ireland

No further information at this time

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 Aer Lingus (Irish International)

1936 - date

Ireland

AER LINGUS was formed on 15Apr1936 with a capital of £100,000 & first service was on 27May1936 between Baldonnel Airfield in Dublin and Bristol (Whitchurch) Airport, United Kingdom, using a six-seater de Havilland DH.84 Dragon biplane (registration EI-ABI), named Iolar (Eagle). Originally the domestic side of the airline with Aerlinte Eireann Teoranta handling the international. Both airlines were integrated in in 1970. The airline formed Aer Lingus Commuter in1984 and integrated it back in 2001 - International and regional passenger and cargo airline

>Aer Lingus

 Aer Lingus Commuter

1984 - 2001

Ireland

Aer Lingus Commuter was formed in 1984 as the commuter division of Aer Lingus. Scheduled regional and domestic passenger carrier that merged back into the mainline operation - [AER LINGUS was formed on 15Apr1936 with a capital of £100,000 & first service was on 27May1936 between Baldonnel Airfield in Dublin and Bristol (Whitchurch) Airport, United Kingdom, using a six-seater de Havilland DH.84 Dragon biplane (registration EI-ABI), named Iolar (Eagle). Originally the domestic side of the airline with Aerlinte Eireann Teoranta handling the international. Both airlines were integrated in in 1970. The airline formed Aer Lingus Commuter in1984 and integrated it back in 2001 - International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Aer Lingus Commuter >>Aer Lingus

 Aer Lingus Regional

2010 - date

Ireland

Aer Lingus Regional was founded on 26Jan2010 & commenced operations on 28Mar2010

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 Aer Olympic

2009 - 2011

Sweden

Aer Olympic (Stockholm Arlanda) launched weekly scheduled services from London Gatwick via Stockholm Arlanda to both Erbil and Sulaymaniyah

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 Aer Service

1980* - 1980*

Zaire

No further information at this time

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 Aer Southeast

2018 >

Ireland

Aer Southeast is a planned carrier that was set to commence operations out of the southeastern town of Waterford on 24Jul2017. It intends to use a Saab340 offering 6x weekly flights to London Luton, 3x weekly flights to Manchester Int'l, and a 3x weekly service to Birmingham Int'l. It has been forced to suspend the sale of tickets following a directive from the Irish Commission for Aviation Regulation (CAR). Intended to start operations later this summer but does not appear to have done so. Aer Southeast (Waterford) has announced it will commence flights later in 2018 after having been absorbed into an unspecified, fully certificated airline

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 Aer Turas Teoranta (Irish Cargo Airlines)

1962 - 2003

Ireland

Aer Turas Teoranta was formed in 1962 started operations in 1962 as an air taxi service from Ireland to the UK. It offered regional & international, passenger & cargo services from Dublin specialising in the transport of livestock from Stansted. Ceased operations in Apr2003

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 Aeral

1958* - 1980

Italy

No further information at this time

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 Aeralpi

1963* - 1968

Italy

Aeralpi was founded in 1963

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 Aerangol

1972* - 1972*

Angola

Luanda based Aerangol operated a network of third-level services in Angola around 1972

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 AerCaribe

2006* - date

Colombia

AerCaribe is a cargo charter carrier based out of Bogotá El Nuevo Dorado International (BOG)

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 AerCaribe Perú

2015* - date

Peru

AerCaribe Perú was incorporated in 2011, AOC was issued on 04Jan2013

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 Aéreo Alpha Taxi Aéreo

2004* - 2005*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Aéreo Calafia

1992 - 2016

Mexico

Calafia Airlines is a regional airline that was founded in 1993, based in the Cabo San Lucas International Airfield. It was formerly named Aéreo Calafia till mid 2016

Aéreo Calafia >Calafia Airlines

 Aereo Ruta Maya

2005* - 2015*

Guatemala

Aereo Ruta Maya was founded in 1975 as Jungle Flying Tours. Rebranded as ARM Aviación (based at Guatemala City La Aurora International (GUA))

Jungle Flying Tours >Aereo Ruta Maya >ARM Aviación

 Aéreo Servicio Guerrero

1997* - date

Mexico

Aéreo Servicio Guerrero is a regional airline founded in 1997, based in the Hermosillo International Airport. It has regular flights to the Baja California Peninsula and Sonora, in addition to air taxi service

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 Aereo Teseo

1947 - 1948

Italy

Salpanavi merged into Aereo Teseo in 1948

Salpanavi >>Aereo Teseo

 Aereo Transporte la Montana

2004* - date

Venezuela

Aereo Transporte la Montana is a business and private charter carrier based out of Ciudad Bolívar Tomás de Heres (CBL)

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 AéreoRegional

2017 - 2018

Ecuador

Nil further at this time - [Aeroregional was rebranded from Aéreoregional (2017-2018) - It is a passenger charter carrier based out of Cuenca Mariscal Lamar International (CUE)]

AéreoRegional >Aeroregional

 Aerfair

(2010)

Ireland

Low-fare, long-haul airline which would operate flights from Ireland to the US

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 Aerfly

(2009)

Italy

Planned to start operations with a single Saab 340 offering services linking Perugia and Naples

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 Aerial Applicators

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerial Photos

**** - ****

Morocco

No further information at this time

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 Aerial Recon Surveys

2000* - 2000*

Canada

No further information at this time

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 Aerial Retardant Delivery Company

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerial Services (Tasmania)

1972* - 1972*

Australia

Aerial Services (Tasmania) operated in Tasmania from Hobart to Queenstown, Devonport and Wynward

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 Aerial Stunts

**** - ****

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 Aerial Tours

1965* - 1975*

Papua_New_Guinea

Douglas Airways was founded on 10Mar1965 as Aerial Tours by D. B. Douglas at Port Moresby. Scheduled services began in Aug1968. Financial woes become terminal in 1990 and the company was forced to cease operations in the Autumn1990

Aerial Tours >Douglas Airways

 Aerial Transit

1987* - 1990

USA

Aerial Transit was formed as Bellomy Lawson in 1983

Bellomy Lawson >Aerial Transit

 Aerial Transport Ltd

1919* - 1919

Australia

Aerial Transport Ltd was first aerial transport company in Australia, registered on 12Apr1919

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 Aerial Transport of Siam Company (ATSC)

1931 - 1946

Siam

Aerial Transport of Siam Company (ATSC) was founded 0n 07Jul1930 & formally registered on 13Jul1931. Started operations on 24Aug1931. Re-organised and renamed to Siamese Airways - [AERIAL TRANSPORT COMPANY OF SIAM was re-organised and renamed to SIAMESE AIRWAYS] - [THAI AIRWAYS was formed in 1947 by the amalgamation of SIAMESE AIRWAYS Co. and PACIFIC OVERSEAS AIRLINES (Siam)] [THAI AIRWAYS INTERNATIONAL was formed as a joint venture between SAS and TAC (Thai Airways Company) in 1959. TAC merged in in 1988]

ATSC >(SAC) >Siamese Airways + POAS =>Thai Airways (TAC) >>Thai Airways International

 Aeriantur-M Airlines

1996 - 2007

Moldova

Aeriantur-M Airlines was founded in 1996 & AOC revoked in 2007 (Chisinau, Kishinev based domestic and cargo carrier)

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 Aerie Airlines

1971* - 1979

USA

Aerie Airlines was established by Clyde Cook at Clarksville, Tennessee, in the spring of 1971. Services out of Clarksville, Tennesee and later out of Nashville

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 Aeris Charter Airline

1999 - 2003

France

Aeris was founded as Air Toulouse International (ATI) in 1990. Acquired Westair in 2002. Ceased operating in late 2003. Charter flights from regional and Paris airports

Air Toulouse International (ATI) >Aeris

 Aeris Express

2003 - 2003

France

Aeris Express was formed by Aeris Charter Airlines as a low-cost carrier in 2003. Ceased operating when the parent company was grounded

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 Aerlínte Éireann

(1947)

Ireland

Aerlínte Éireann was started to operate flights to New Yorky from Ireland but a change of government & a financial crisis prevented the service from starting

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 Aerlinte Eireann Teoranta

1958 - 1970

Ireland

Aerlinte Eireann Teorantes was formed in 1946 & its first transatlantic service left Dublin & Shannon for NY on 28Apr1958 - [AER LINGUS was formed on 15Apr1936 with a capital of £100,000 & first service was on 27May1936 between Baldonnel Airfield in Dublin and Bristol (Whitchurch) Airport, United Kingdom, using a six-seater de Havilland DH.84 Dragon biplane (registration EI-ABI), named Iolar (Eagle). Originally the domestic side of the airline with Aerlinte Eireann Teoranta handling the international. Both airlines were integrated in in 1970. The airline formed Aer Lingus Commuter in1984 and integrated it back in 2001 - International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Aerlinte Eireann Teorante >>Aer Lingus

 Aerlyper

1965 - 1979*

Spain

No further information at this time

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 Aermediterranea

1981 - 1985

Italy

Aermediterranea was founded in 1981 to replace Itavia on the Italian domestic scene. It was merged into ATI in 1985 [ALITALIA began operations as a domestic carrier called Aerolinee Italiane Internazionale and known as ALITALIA. Added international services in1948. Acquired routes and equipment of LAI in 1957. Charter company AERMEDITERRANEA was founded in 1981 but closed down. Charter subsiduary SAM and domestic subsiduary ATI have now been fully integrated. Acquired the operations of AVIANOVA plus AIR ONE and VOLAREWEB.COM in 2009]

Aermediterranea >>ATI >>Alitalia

 Aero

2002 - 2002*

Finland

Started with flights from Helsinki to Talinn, the Estonian capital

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 Aero - Mapiex Aero

1985 - date

Panama

Aero - Mapiex Aero was founded in 1981, selling of expendable/spare parts for the local aeronautical market. In 1985, Mapiex started managing commercial charter flights

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 Aero (AeroContractors)

2002 - date

Nigeria

Aero (AeroContractors) was founded in 1958 & operations started on 30Jun1959 as Aero Contractors of Nigeria. Scheduled services, air taxi and charter services largely in support of Nigeria's oil industry out of Port Harcourt Airport, Ceased operations on 01Sep2016 but resumed commercial operations as of 22Dec2016

Aero (AeroContractors) >Aero (AeroContractors)

 Aero 2000

(2004)

Argentina

No further information at this time - [LATAM Airlines Argentina was founded in 2005. Prior to its acquisition by LAN Chile in 2005, the airline was known by its legal name, Aero 2000 (which had never started) & renamed to LAN Argentina. Started domestic services with a single B.737-200 from Beunos Aries to Cordoba & Mandoza in Jun2005. Renamed to LATAM Airlines Argentina when its parent company LAN Chile merged with TAM Airlines

Aero 2000 >LAN Argentina >LATAM Airlines Argentina

 Aero Africa

2003 - 2009

Swaziland

Aero Africa was founded in 2003 & ceased operations in 2009

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 Aero Africaine

1945 - 1951

Algeria

Aero Africaine was founded in 1945 as the air transport division of SATT (Societe Africaine des Transports Tropicaux)

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 Aero Air

2002* - 2003*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Air Charter

1995* - 2001

South_Africa

Aero Air Charter had Eyethu Air Cargo merge in in 1999

Eyethu Air Cargo >>Aero Air Charter

 Aero Air Company

2009* - 2011*

Kazakhstan

No further information at this time

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 Aero Air Service

2009* - 2009*

Kenya

Aero Air Service operated daily services to Ukunda, Mombasa, Amboseli, Lamu and Mare and charters out of Wilson Airporty to Ukunda and to other parts of eastern and central Africa

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 Aero Airlines

2002 - 2008

Estonia

Aero Airlines was set up by Finnair in 2000 to serve international routes within the Baltic and other European destinations. Started operations in Mar2002 & ceased on 06Jan2008

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 Aero Amazonas Linhas Aereas

1996* - 1996*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Aero Amazonico

1990* - 1990*

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Aero American Aviation

1978* - 1978*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Amigo

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Andes

1997* - 2000*

Argentina

Aero Andes was founded in 1997. Regional and domestic passenger airline operating Let 410 aircraft in 1999. AERO ANDES was either renamed/merged into ORION

Aero Andes >Orion - Pilmayquén

 Aero Andino

2003* - 2004*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Asia International

1993 - 2007

Pakistan

Aero Asia International was founded in 1993 & started operations on 04May1993. In May2007, the CAA of Pakistan suspended the operations of Aero Asia due to issues related to the safety of operations and passenger convenience. The airline announced that it had decided to suspend operations with effect from 19May2007 until further notice

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 Aero Aysen

1970* - 1970*

Chile

No further information at this time

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 Aero B Venezuela

1977* - 1984

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aero Baja

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Bee Airlines

(2012)

Canada

No further information at this time

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 Aero Belau

1980s

Palau

Aero Belau offered scheduled and charter services out of Koror

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 Aero Belize (AeroBelize)

2006* - 2006*

Belize

No further information at this time

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 Aero Bellavista

1990* - 1990*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Bengal Airlines

1995 - 2000

Bangladesh

Private carrier that was Bangladesh's first private carrier after deregulation. Ceased operating in 2000

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 Aero Benin

2004* - 2012

Benin

No further information at this time

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 Aero Berlin

**** - ****

France

No further information at this time

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 Aero Bieke

1997* - 1997

Puerto_Rico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Boise

1995* - 1995*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero California (AeroCal)

1980* - 2008

Mexico

Aero California was founded in La Paz, Mexico in 1960 as an air taxi operator using a fleet of Cessna and Beechcraft airplanes, initially known as Servicios Aéreos. Scheduled services were launched in Jun1982, initially interlinking La Paz, Tijuana and Hermosillo using Convair 340 aircraft. In 1989, international scheduled flights commenced, with Los Angeles being the first destination. On 03Apr2006 all operations of Aero California were suspended by the Mexican Secretariat of Communications and Transport, after it was found that the airline was not complying with safety standards. It was given 90 days to correct the problems and was able to resume services on 11Aug2006. On 23Jul2008 the airline was again suspended, this time due to an alleged debt with the Mexican Air Traffic Control (SENEAM)

Servicios Aéreos >Aero California

 Aero Cambodia

2011* - date

Cambodia

Aero Cambodia operates passenger charter services out of Phnom Penh Pochentong International (PNH)

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 Aero Cargo

1947* - 1948*

France

No further information at this time

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 Aero Caribe

1989* - 1989*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Charter

1979* - date

USA

Aero Enterprises, Inc. is founded by John J. Morgenthaler, Sr. in 1996. Aero Charter acquired Aero Enterprises in 1979

Aero Enterprises >>Aero Charter

 Aero Charter

1997 - date

Ukraine

Aero Charter is a Boryspil International Airport based charter, international, regional, domestic, passenger & cargo carrier

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 Aero Charter International

1991 - 1993

Netherlands

Aero Charter International was formed in 1988 as SAFE Holland. It was renamed in 1990 to Euravia SAFE and to current name in 1991. Ceased operating in 1993

SAFE Holland >Euravia SAFE >Aero Charter International

 Aero Charter Nashville

2000* - 2000*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Chasqui

1980* - 1981

Peru

Aero Chasqui was based in Santa Rosa Ciriani FAP Carlos Coronel International Airport. Went bankrupt in 1981

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 Aero Club (Carabineros de Chile)

2002* - 2007*

Chile

No further information at this time

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 Aero Club de Angola

1937* - 1941

Portuguese_West_Africa

Aero Club de Angola was founded in 1937

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 Aero Club Libya

**** - ****

Libya

No further information at this time

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 Aero Coach (Aviation International)

1982 - 1991

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Commuter

1967 - 1969

USA

Nil further at this time[GOLDEN WEST AIRLINES was founded as AERO COMMUTER AIRLINES at Long Beach, California. Took over CATALINA AIR LINES in 1967 (founded as AVALON AIR TRANSPORT). Merged with SKYMARK and CABLE COMMUTER in early 1969. Acquired LOS ANGELES AIRWAYS in 1971. Operated large network from the Bay Area to San Diego. Ceased operations in 1983]

Avalon Air Transport >Catalina Air Lines >>Aero Commuter >Golden West Airlines

 Aero Comoros

1995* - 1996*

Comoros

COMOROS AIR SERVICE was renamed from AERO COMOROS

Aero Comoros >Comores Air Service

 Aero Concept

2001* - 2202*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aero Condor (AeroCondor)

1975 - 2013

Peru

Aero Condor was formed & started operations in 1975 with domestic scheduled flights out of Lima Jorge Chavez International. Ceased operations

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 Aero Condor Express

2007* - 2007*

Peru

Aero Condor Express operated around 2007 as a subsidiary of Aero Condor

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 Aero Continente (AeroContinente)

1992 - 2004

Peru

Nil further at this time - [Neuvo Continente was founded by Fernando Zevallos in 1992 as Aero Continente. Flight operations launched on 25May1992. Ceased operations in late 2001 but restarted again but with substantial debts. Lost it's certification in 2004 due to illegal activities. Bought out by it's employees and commenced operations with the current name. Had its AOC revoked by the Peruvian authorities in 2005]

Aero Continente >Neuvo Continente

 Aero Continente Chile

1999 - 2002

Chile

Aero Continente Chile was founded in 1999. Scheduled domestic passenger carrier. License was revoked in mid-2002 for safety reasons and ceased operations

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 Aero Continente Dominicana

2002 - 2004

Dominican_Republic

Aero Continente Dominicana was founded in 2002

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 Aero Contractors

1979* - 2006*

USA

Aero Contractors was founded in 1979 (Private charter company formed in 1979 and based in North Carolina. It is said to provide discreet air transport services for the CIA)

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 Aero Contractors of Nigeria

1959 - 2002

Nigeria

Aero (AeroContractors) was founded in 1958 & operations started on 30Jun1959 as Aero Contractors of Nigeria. Scheduled services, air taxi and charter services largely in support of Nigeria's oil industry out of Port Harcourt Airport, Ceased operations on 01Sep2016 but resumed commercial operations as of 22Dec2016

Aero (AeroContractors) >Aero (AeroContractors)

 Aero Controls

2000* - date

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Corporation of California

1926* - 1928*

USA

The Aero Corporation of California was formed on 03Feb1926

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 Aero Costa Rica

1992 - 1997

Costa_Rica

Aero Costa Rica started service on 11May1992 with two B.727-200 Ex-Pan Am from San José to Miami. Ceased operations on 30Sep1997 - Regional, domestic scheduled and charter passenger services

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 Aero Costa Sol

1999* - 2006*

Costa_Rica

No further information at this time

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 Aero Cuahonte

1957 - 2007

Mexico

Aero Cuahonte was founded by Enrique Cuahonte and Marta Amezcua in 1957 & operations started on 30Jun1957. Scheduled and charter, passenger and cargo carrier from its base at Uruapan

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 Aero Cuenca (i) (Air Cuenca (i)

2009 - 2009

Ecuador

Nil further at this time - Aero Cuenca was formed in Jul2009. Renamed to Alas in Oct2009 but restored to Air Cuenca in Mar2010. Eventually started services on 04Jun2010. Suspended operations on 21Jun2011 due to safety concerns]

Aero Cuenca (i) >Alas >Aero Cuenca (ii)

 Aero Cuenca (ii) (Air Cuenca (ii)

2010 - 2011

Ecuador

Aero Cuenca was formed in Jul2009. Renamed to Alas in Oct2009 but restored to Air Cuenca in Mar2010. Eventually started services on 04Jun2010. Suspended operations on 21Jun2011 due to safety concerns

Aero Cuenca (i) >Alas >Aero Cuenca (ii)

 Aero Davinci Internacional

1997 - date

Mexico

Air taxi, cargo and charter services out of Reynosa, Tamaulipas

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 Aero de Dominicana

(2004)

Dominican_Republic

No further information at this time

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 Aero Dynamics

1988* - 2006*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Ecuador (Air Ecuador)

2002* - 2002*

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Aero Ejecutivos (Aeroejectivos)

1992* - 2006*

Venezuela

Caracas based international and regional charter passenger services

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 Aero Eko (Aero Eco)

1995* - 1997

Kazakhstan

No further information at this time

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 Aero Enterprises

1966* - 1996

USA

Aero Enterprises, Inc. is founded by John J. Morgenthaler, Sr. in 1996. Aero Charter acquired Aero Enterprises in 1979

Aero Enterprises >>Aero Charter

 Aero Equipment Aviation

2012 - date

Philippines

No further information at this time

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 Aero Eslava (Aeroeslava)

1996* - 1996*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Express

1978* - 1990

Guatemala

No further information at this time

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 Aero Express

1995 - 1995

Argentina

No further information at this time

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 Aero Facilidades

**** - ****

Panama

No further information at this time

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 Aero Feliz

1990* - 1990*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Ferinco (Aeroferinco)

1992 - 2002

Mexico

Aero Ferinco was founded in 1992 & first flight was on 30Nov1992 as a scheduled international and domestic passenger charter carrier.

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 Aero Filipnas (Aero-Filipinas)

1982 - 1985

Philippines

No further information at this time

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 Aero Flight

2004 - 2005

Germany

Aero Lloyd was formed on 20Dec1980 & started operations with 3 Caravelle aircraft as an air charter airline. Frankfurt based carrier that operated scheduled services between 1988 and 1992 before reverting to passenger charters. Ceased operations in 2003 but and restarted as Aero Flight in 2004. Aero Flight ceased operations on 31Oct2005 after authorities refused to renew it's AOC

Aero Lloyd >Aero Flight +>XL Airways (Germany)

 Aero Flight Services

1990* - 1990*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Fly Monagas

2005* - 2012*

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aero France International

1989* - 1991

France

No further information at this time

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 Aero Freight (Aero Executive)

2004* - 2004*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Freight Partner

2005* - 2006

Republic_of_Congo

Aero Freight Partner was founded in 2005

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 Aero Gaucho

1997 - 1998

Argentina

Flew Buenos Aires-Ministro Pistarini

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 Aero Geral

1942 - 1952

Brazil

Aero Geral was founded in 1941 & started operations in Feb1942. Grounded in 1944 & became operational again only in Jan1947. Merged into Varig on 29Feb1952 - [Varig was founded on 07May1927 by Otto Ernst Meyer-Labastille. Operations started on 22Jun1927 & international operations commenced on 02Aug1955 The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. On 28Jan2000, all cargo operations were united under a new airline named VarigLog. In 2005, Varig went into judicial re-organisation, and in 2006 it was split into two companies informally known as "old" Varig, heir to the original airline, ceased operations on 20Jul2006 and is now defunct, and "new" Varig, a new company fully integrated into Gol Airlines. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Brazil]

Aero Geral >>Varig >Gol

 Aero Gorda

2015* - date

US_Virgin_Islands

Aero Gorda is based in St. Thomas. The airline was founded by pilot Neville Braithwaite and his son who also run their small airline

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 Aero Holland

1948 - 1953

Netherlands

No further information at this time

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 Aero Honduras

2003 - 2005

Honduras

Aero Honduras was formed as Sol Air in 2002, offering scheduled services between Tegucigalpa and Miami. In Jul2003 Aeropostal Alas de Venezuela bought a significant stake in the company (45%), and rebranded the airline AeroHonduras. In 2005, AeroHonduras suspended operations after its only operating aircraft leased from Falcon Air Express was taken back by the company B.737-300>

Sol Air >Aero Honduras

 Aero Ica

2002* - 2008

Peru

Nasca Air Lines was renamed from Aero Ica. Sight seeing flights over the famous Nazca Lines

Aero Ica >Nasca Air Lines

 Aero Industries

2004* - 2006*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Inter

2006* - 2008*

Dominican_Republic

No further information at this time

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 Aero Internacional

1994* - 1994*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero International Airlines

1984 - 1987*

USA

Aero International Airlines was formed as Bahamas Caribbean Airlines and renamed to Air South in 1982. Adopted final name in 1984.

Bahamas Caribbean Airlines >Air South >Aero International Airlines

 Aero Jak

1993 - 1994

Russia

No further information at this time

Aero Jak >Aerolik

 Aero JBR

1998* - 2002*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Jet

1991 - 1996

Switzerland

No further information at this time

Air City >Aero Jet

 Aero Jet Services

2000* - date

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Juarez

2004* - 2006*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero K

(2017)

South_Korea

K-Air Aviation (2016 - 2017) was rebranded as Aero K. Planned scheduled carrier based out of Cheong Ju International (CJJ)

K-Air Aviation >Aero K

 Aero Kenya

1997 - 2010

Kenya

Aero Kenya was founded in 1997. Wilson Airport based scheduled and charter services

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 Aero Klub du Katanga

**** - ****

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 Aero La Paz

1975* - 1990

Bolivia

Aero La Paz was founded in 1975

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 Aero Lanka

2002* - 20010

Sri_Lanka

[Cosmos Aviation was formed as Serendib Express in 2002. Renamed to Aero Lanka Airlines & then Lankan Cargo before again to current name]

Serendib Express >Aero Lanka Airlines >Lankan Cargo >Cosmos Aviation

 Aero Latinas

1990* - 1992*

Venezuela

Operated into Miami Airport

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 Aero Leon

1978 - 1983

Mexico

Aero Leon was founded in May1978 by the Captain Eucario León. Its AOC was removed on 16Sep1983 & the airline was closed down on 18Sep1983

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 Aero Libertad

1993* - 1993*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Libia

**** - ****

Libya

No further information at this time

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 Aero Lift

2004* - 2006*

Philippines

No further information at this time

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 Aero Limited

1919 - 1919

USA

No further information at this time

Aero Limited >>Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

 Aero Link

**** - ****

Canada

No further information at this time

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 Aero Lloyd

1981 - 2003

Germany

Aero Lloyd was formed on 20Dec1980 & started operations with 3 Caravelle aircraft as an air charter airline. Frankfurt based carrier that operated scheduled services between 1988 and 1992 before reverting to passenger charters. Ceased operations in 2003 but and restarted as Aero Flight in 2004. Aero Flight ceased operations on 31Oct2005 after authorities refused to renew it's AOC

Aero Lloyd >Aero Flight +>XL Airways (Germany)

 Aero Lloyd Austria

(2003)

Austria

[Niki came from former Aero Lloyd Austria operation following it's acquisition by Niki Lauda. Launched as FlyNiki in 2003 with operations started on 28Nov2003. Renamed to Niki on 12Feb2004 & its first flight with an A.320 from Vienna to Dusseldorf was on 16Feb2004. However, on 13Dec2017, Lufthansa pulled out of the agreement due to signs from the European Commission that the merger would not be approved. Shortly after, Niki declared bankruptcy and ceased all operations on 13Dec2017]

Aero Lloyd Austria +>FlyNiki >Niki

 Aero Malaysia

(2002)

Indonesia

Aero Malaysia was established in 2002 to take over the collapsed Pelangi's route structure

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 Aero Malaysiana

(2002)

Malaysia

No further information at this time

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 Aero Manu

1990* - 1991*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Maya

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Mercado

2001* - 2008*

Angola

No further information at this time

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 Aero Metafora Ellados

1951* - 1951

Greece

[OLYMPIC AIRLINES was founded in 1957 as OLYMPIC AIRWAYS when Aristotle Onassis took over TAE-Greek National Airlines (founded 1951 through a merger of TAE, HELLAS & AERO METAFORA ELLADOS). Renamed in late 2003, integrating the operations of OLYMPIC AIRWAYS, OLYMPIC AVIATION and MACEDONIAN AIRLINES].

>Olympic Airlines

 Aero Micronesia

1999 - 1999

Guam

Aero Micronesia was founded in 1998. It offered cargo services from Guam. Renamed to ASIA PACIFIC AIRLINES.

Aero Micronesia >Asia Pacific Airlines

 Aero Mongolia (Air Mongolia)

2003 - date

Mongolia

Aero Mongolia was founded in Jun2001 & operations started on 25May2003. Domestic and regional services. Subsiduary of MIAT. Operations stopped for safety reasons in 2007 but later resumed

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 Aero Montecarlo

2002* - 2002*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Nais

(2004)

Serbia_+_Montenegro

Planned to start services from the then recently opened Nis Airport in the southeast of the country

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 Aero Nicaragua

1994 - 1994

Nicaragua

No further information at this time

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 Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger)

1961* - 1966

Niger

Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) operated air-taxi services within the Republic of the Niger. Air Niger, the country's first national airline was formed in 1966. Took over Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) in 1966

Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) >>Air Niger

 Aero Norte

1979* - 1988*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Nortesur (Aeronor Chile)

1978 - 1987

Chile

Aero Nortesur (Aeronor Chile) was founded as Transportes Aéreos Norte y Sur y Cía. in Sep1977 & began its operations officially under the name Aero Norte-Sur in Mar1978. The airline ceased operations in 1987 due to strong competition from other airlines and the poor condition of its own fleet

Transportes Aereos Norte y Sur y Cia >Aero Nortesur

 Aero Owen

2014 - date

Mexico

Aero Owen commenced operations in Jun2014 using an single EMB-120

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 Aero Oy (Finnish Air Lines)

1924 - 1968

Finland

The charter establishing the Aero Oy was signed in Helsinki on 12Sep1923, registered on 01Nov1923 with it's first flight on 20Mar1924 carrying 162 kilos of mail from Helsinki to Tallinn. Aero Oy became the first non-Soviet bloc airline to serve Moscow with a CV240 in 1956. Finnair became the official name on 25Jun1968 - [The charter establishing the Aero Oy was signed in Helsinki on 12Sep1923, registered on 01Nov1923 with it's first flight on 20Mar1924. In 1941 the airline adopted the title of Finnish Air Lines but the name didn''t change and eventually renamed to FINNAIR on 25Jun1968. Finnair became the first airline to operate a non-stop service from Europe to Japan on 22Apr1983. Acquired FINNAVATION and KARAIR in 1996. International and domestic, passenger and charter carrier]

Aero Oy >Finnair

 Aero Pac

**** - ****

Nicaragua

No further information at this time

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 Aero Pacifico

1992* - 1992

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Palcazú

2008* - 2008*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Palmas International Airlines

**** - ****

Panama

No further information at this time

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 Aero Palpa

2002* - 2002*

Peru

(Sight seeing flights over the famous Nazca Lines)

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 Aero Paracas

2002* - 2008*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Portuguesa

1953* - 1953

Portugal

Aero Portuguesa operated Lisbon to Tangier and Casablanca

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 Aero Postal Cargo de Mexico

1997* - 1998

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Pro

(2009)

Thailand

No further information at this time

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 Aero Pulse (AeroPulse)

1992* - 1997*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aero Química

1958* - 1959*

Panama

Olmedo Alfaro, Raúl Arias Espinosa and Harmodio Arias Jr. founded Aero Química on 15Mar1958

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 Aero Regional

2005 - 2005

Argentina

No further information at this time

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 Aero Regional Paraguaya

2008 - 2008

Paraguay

Aero Regional Paraguaya was a regional charter carrier based at Silvio Pettirossi International Airport, in Asuncion, Paraguay and was the new flag carrier of Paraguay [REGIONAL PARAGUAYA was formed as AERO REGIONAL PARAGUAYA & officially began operations in Jul2008, with chartered services]

Aero Regional Paraguaya >Regional Paraguaya

 Aero Regionales (Aerolineas Regionales del Uruguay)

1994* - 1995

Uruguay

No further information at this time

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 Aero Rent

2001* - 2011

Russia

Aero Rent was founded in 2001 & ceased operations in Nov2011 (Aero Rent is an airline based in Moscow, Russia. It operates VIP charter flights out of Moscow Vnukovo International Airport)

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 Aero Republica (AeroRepublica)

1993 - 2010

Colombia

Copa was established 23Nov1992 & started operations on 19Jun1993 as Aero Republica. Rebranded to Copa in Oct2010 (Domestic passenger and cargo services out of Cali and Bogota)

Aero Republica >Copa Airlines Colombia

 Aero Retardents

1972* - 1973*

USA

Pacific Alaska Airlines was founded in 1972 as Aero Retardents. Acquired PAN ALASKA AIRWAYS in 1973

Aero Retardents >Pacific Alaska Airlines

 Aero Rt (Aero Joint Stock Company)

1910* - 1912

Hungary

Aero Rt was established on 22Dec1910 as one of the world's first aviation companies

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 Aero Saab

**** - ****

Sweden

No further information at this time

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 Aero Sacasa

1976* - 1979*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Sahara

(2010)

Libya

No further information at this time

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 Aero Santa

1993* - 1998

Peru

Aero Santa was founded in 1993 by Faucett Peru (Regional and domestic charter services based in Lima. Eventually ceased operating)

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 Aero Santos

2008* - 2008*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Scandia

(1950)

Sweden

No further information at this time - [AIRTACO was renamed from AERO SCANDIA before it started operations. Ceased operating and assets taken by Linjeflyg]

Aero Scandia >Airtaco +>Linjeflyg

 Aero Service

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Service

**** - ****

Zambia

No further information at this time

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 Aero Service

1999 - 2001*

Algeria

No further information at this time

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 Aero Services (Air V.J.Sanchez)

**** - ****

Philippines

No further information at this time

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 Aero Services ASF

2004* - 2006*

Senegal

No further information at this time

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 Aero Services Carabobo

1991 - 1997

Venezuela

Aserca Airlines started operations on 30Jun1991 under the name Aero Services Carabobo. The airline was named Aserca Airlines in 1997

Aero Services Carabobo >ASERCA

 Aero Services Executive

2000* - 2004*

France

No further information at this time

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 Aero Servicios

**** - ****

Nicaragua

No further information at this time

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 Aero Servicios (Trans Caribbean Airlines)

1957 - 1993

Honduras

Aero Servicios was founded in 1957

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 Aero Servicios Errecaborde

1963* - 1965

Argentina

Aero Servicios Errecaborde undertook taxi and freight flights, aerial advertising and crop-dusting

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 Aero Shell

1987* - 2001

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Aero Sita Taxi Aereo

2004* - 2005*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Aero Southwest

1975* - 1975*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Spacelines

1961* - 1993*

USA

Aero Spacelines was formed in 1961 to move llarge load contracts out of California

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 Aero St. Gallen

1930* - 1930*

Switzerland

No further information at this time

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 Aero Sudpacifico (Aero Sud Pacifico)

1996* - 2000*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Supply

**** - ****

DR_Congo

No further information at this time

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 Aero Surveys

2007* - 2009*

Ghana

Starbow Airlines was founded in Oct2007 as Aero Surveys Ghana Limited. Rebranded as Air Shuttle & then current name. Launched international services on 13Aug2012 with flights between Accra and Cotonou

Aero Surveys Ghana >Air Shuttle >Starbow Airlines

 Aero Taxco

1987* - 1987*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Taxi

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Taxi

1953* - 1967*

Peru

Aero Taxi SA was formed in 1953 and was one of the oldest Peruvian taxi and charter operators. Aero Taxi's fleet is based in the jungle at San Ramon, north-east of Lima, and the company does a great deal of freight carrying to isolated settlements in the Peruvian jungle region

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 Aero Taxi Internacional

1990* - 1991*

Panama

Aero Taxi Internacional SA was founded on 21Jul1990 & its directors were: George F. Novey III, Carlos Díaz Jaén, Beatriz De Roux and Eduardo Stagg

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 Aero Taxi Rockford

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Taxi SA of Merida

1965* - 1965*

Mexico

Aeromaya was formed on 01Nov1966, by merger of ASSA, which itself had taken over Aero Taxi SA of Merida & Servicio Aereo Gomez-Mendez

Aero Taxi SA of Merida >>ASSA + Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez =>Aeromaya

 Aero Tonala

1992* - 1992*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Trades Western

1979* - 1984

Canada

Aero Trades Western was a a passenger airline company operating scheduled flights from Winnipeg to Prince Albert, Calgary, Pickle Lake, Sandy Lake, Pikangikum, Big Trout, Deer Lake and Jenpeg. It was acquired by Sound Air in 1984 - [Soundair took over Aero Trades Western & OSAS (Owen Sound Air Services). Also in 1984 Soundair dropped its passengers operations and concentrated on its cargo operations. Soundair expanded operations by starting Commuter Express for scheduled commuter flights using Fairchild Metros. With a contract to feed Air Canada at Toronto Pearson International Airport the name was changed to Air Toronto and the Metros were replaced with Jetstream 31 aircraft. It was then in Jun1988 that Odyssey International was founded to operate charter leisure flights. In 1987 Soundair was renamed to Soundair Express]

Aero Trades Western >>Soundair

 Aero Trans Guinee

1993* - 1993*

Guinea

No further information at this time

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 Aero Trans Service

2005 - 2007

Kyrgyzstan

No further information at this time

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 Aero Transit

1978* - 1980*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Transport Flugbetriebsgesellschaft

1958 - 1964

Austria

Aero Transport Flugbetriebsgesellschaft was formed early in 1958 in association with the West German charter company LTU. The company ceased all operations in 1964 - charter flights were initially carried out on holiday destinations in Europe. World-wide passenger and freight charters were later carried out

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 Aero Transport Flugbetriebsgesellschaft

1958* - 1963*

West_Germany

Aero Transport Flugbetriebsgesellschaft was formed early in 1958 in association with the West German charter company LTU, charter flights were initially carried out with Vickers Vikings and one Dove on holiday destinations in Europe. In Jun1961, an ex TWA 049 was bought and this joined the Vikings on IT and general passenger charter work, particularly from Vienna to the Mediterranean resorts. In 1962, a 749 Constellation was purchased, and a further 749 Freighter in May1963. World-wide passenger and freight charters were flown by the aircraft, and the Connies were the first aircraft to show flag in New York, and Tokyo in Jul1961. The former owner of Falcon Airways, Marian Kozubski acted as Constellation chief pilot until troubles began when one of their Connies was grounded at Djibouti in Nov1963 after already being used for gun-running. Subsequently, OE-IFA was impounded at Vienna early in 1964

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 Aero Transporte

**** - ****

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aero Transportes Vitoria

1962 - 1965*

Brazil

Aero Transportes Vitoria was formed in 1962

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 Aero Tropical

(2008*)

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero Tropical

1996* - 2009*

Angola

No further information at this time

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 Aero Tumi

1992 - 1994

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aero Turbo Panama

1982* - 1983*

Panama

No further information at this time

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 Aero Twin

**** - ****

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero TZ

1925* - 1928

Poland

Aero TZ was founded in Feb1925 & ceased operations on 31Dec1928 [LOT was formed by the Polish Government in 1929 to take over the operations of the private airlines, AERO TZ and AEROLOT (formed as AEROLLOYD WARCHAU in 1922)]

Aerolloyd Warszawa >Aerolot + Aero TZ =>LOT Polish Airlines

 Aero Union

1959 - 2006*

USA

Aero Union was formed in 1959, providing an air tanker firefighting fleet out of Chico, California

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 Aero Uruguay (Aerolineas Uruguayas)

1977 - 2005

Uruguay

Supended operations in 1992 and recommenced in 1995 (Cargo carrier based at Carrasco International Airport at Montevideo)

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 Aero USA

1992* - 1994*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero Venezuela

1951 - 1955*

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aero Vics

2002* - date

Mexico

Aero Vics was renamed from Cerveceria Moctezuma

Cerveceria Moctezuma >Aero Vics

 Aero VIP

1990 - date

Portugal

(Regional carrier out of Portimao Aerodrome)

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 Aero VIP

1999 - 2010

Argentina

Aero VIP was established on 15Mar1999 and started operations on 23Jun1999 as a scheduled and charter, regional and domestic passenger carrier. Scheduled and charter, regional and domestic passenger carrier. Operated as LAPA VIP and ARG EXPRESS until sold back to it's original owner

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 Aero Virgin Islands

1977 - 1990

US_Virgin_Islands

Increased competition from such airlines as LIAT,and American Eagle forced Aero Virgin Islands out of operations by 1990

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 Aero Voar (Voar Airlines)

1994 - 1998

Angola

Luanda based carrier that ceased operations in 1998

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 Aero Zambia

1995 - 2000

Zambia

Aero Zambia was established on 21May1994 after the liquidation of Zambia Airways & started operations on 27Mar1995. Closed down due to safety concerns on 19Jan2000

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 Aero4M

2012 - date

Slovenia

No further information at this time

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 Aeroaira

**** - ****

Portugal

No further information at this time

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 Aeroamazonas

1981* - 1989*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aeroamerica

1974 - 1982

USA

Aeroamerica was founded as a US supplemental carrier in Aug1973 in Seattle. Ceased operations during late 1982, when the FAA grounded it for a maintenance violation

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 Aeroandina (i)

1981 - 1981

Chile

No further information at this time

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 Aeroandina (ii)

2002* - date

Chile

Aeroandina was founded in 2002

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 Aeroandinas

2014* - date

Venezuela

Aeroandinas is an airline based in the Táchira State, specifically in the Francisco García de Hevia International Airport of La Fría. It was founded in 2012

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 AerOasis

(2012)

Colombia

AerOasis was formed in 2006 but did not start operations

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 Aeroatlantico Colombia (Aerovias del Atlantico)

1998* - 1998*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aeroaum (Aerolit Aviakompania)

1992* - 1995

Russia

Saint Petersburg based carrier

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 Aerobecasa (Aero Benifciadora de Carne SA)

1974* - 1977

Bolivia

No further information at this time

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 Aerobell Air Charter

1988* - date

Costa_Rica

Aerobell Air Charter was founded in 1988. Local and international private charter services

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 Aerobol (AeroBol Transporte Aereo)

1985* - 1995

Bolivia

Aerobol was formed in 1985

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 Aerobol (Aerovias Bolivar)

1992* - 2006*

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aeroborne Enterprises

(1980)

USA

No further information at this time

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 AeroBrasil Cargo

1998* - 2000

Brazil

AeroBrasil Cargo ceased operations in 2000

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 Aerobratsk

2002* - date

Russia

Aerobratsk was formed as the Aeroflot Bratsk division in 1967. Renamed to Bratsk Avia and then Bratsk Avia Enterprise before current name (Regional passenger services from Bratsk)

Aeroflot Bratsk division >Bratsk Avia >Bratsk Avia Enterprise >Aerobratsk

 Aerobrujos

1985* - 1989*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerobus

(2006)

Mexico

Aerobus was established in 2006 but failed to start

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 Aerocab

1978* - 1979*

Australia

No further information at this time

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 AeroCalifornia

1982 - 2008

Mexico

AeroCalifornia was founded in 1982. Operations were suspended on 23Jul2008 due to an alleged debt with the Mexican Air Traffic Control (SENEAM). Scheduled international, regional and domestic, passenger and cargo airline operating out of Baja California Sur

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 AeroCancun

1988 - 1996

Mexico

AeroCancun was formed in 1988. International and regional charter services out of Cancun. Aerocancun was owned by Mexican hoteliers and the Spanish airline Oasis, when the Oasis group collapsed at the end of 1996, Aerocancun filed for bankruptcy

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 Aerocar Colombia

1999* - 1999*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerocardal

1991 - date

Chile

Aerocardal was formed in 1989 & operations started on 30Jun1991. International and domestic passenger charter airline based at Santiago International Airport. Changed to VIP and EMS flights only in 2004

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 Aerocarga

**** - ****

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerocarga

1962* - 1962*

Paraguay

No further information at this time

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 Aerocarga Especializada

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerocargo Peruana

1982* - 1988*

Peru

Aerocargo Peruana was a cargo operator

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 Aerocargo Regional

1991* - 1993*

Chile

No further information at this time

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 AeroCaribbean (Aero Caribbean)

1983* - 2015

Cuba

AeroCaribbean was established in 1982 as Empresa Aero and started operations on 02Dec1982. Merged into Cubana in Jul2015 - [CUBANA was founded by the Curtiss Aviation Group as CUBANA de AVACION CURTISS on 08Oct1929 and operations started on 30Oct1930. The name was changed to COMPANIA NACIONAL CUBANA de AVIACION in 1932 when it was taken over by Pan Am. The name changed again in 1944 to COMPANIA CUBANA de AVIACION. The first international flight was in 1946 to Miami followed in 1947 by flights to Madrid. Renamed to current name in 1959 when it was taken over by the Cuban Government. International, regional, domestic, scheduled and charter passenger and cargo carrier]

Empresa Aero >AeroCaribbean >>Cubana

 Aerocaribe (Aerovias Caribe)

1975 - 2005

Mexico

Scheduled and charter, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier based in Cancun [Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23Aug1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In Dec2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating]

Aerolíneas Bonanza >Aerocaribe >Click Mexicana >Mexicana Click

 Aerocaribe Coro

2004* - 2006*

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 AeroCaribe de Honduras (Honduras Air)

2009 - date

Honduras

AeroCaribe de Honduras operates between San Pedro Sula's Ramón Villeda Morales International Airport and La Ceiba's Golosón International Airport

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 AeroCaroní

(2014)

Venezuela

AeroCaroní intended to offer passenger charter services out of Puerto Ordaz/Ciudad Guayana General Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana (PZO) but never started

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 Aerocasa

1990* - 1990*

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Aerocassa

2001* - 2001*

Argentina

No further information at this time

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 AeroCedros

1992 - 2003

Mexico

AeroCedros was formed by I. Cedros. All flights operated for Federación Regional de Soc. Coop. de la Industria Pesquera de Baja California. Ceased operations second half of 2003

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 Aeroceltic USA*

1999* - 1999*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerocenter i Växjö

1981 - 1983

Sweden

[Aerocenter Trafikflyg (formal name Firma Aerocenter Trafikflyg) started in 1975 renamed to Aerocenter i Växjö AB in Oct1981 Aerocenter i Växjö AB was purchased by Swedair in 1983 and became a daughter company named Swedair i Växjö AB] [Swedair was formed in 1975 through a merger of Svensk Flygtjanst (founded in 1935 by Swedish Aviation Service of Thor Eliasson) and Crownair. Had Swedair I Vaxjo and Sterner Aero merge in. Ceased operating in 1994]

Aerocenter i Växjö >Swedair I Vaxjo >>Swedair

 Aerocenter Trafikfyg

1975 - 1981

Sweden

Aerocenter Trafikflyg (formal name Firma Aerocenter Trafikflyg) started in 1975 renamed to Aerocenter i Växjö AB in Oct1981 Aerocenter i Växjö AB was purchased by Swedair in 1983 and became a daughter company named Swedair i Växjö AB [Swedair was formed in 1975 through a merger of Svensk Flygtjanst (founded in 1935 by Swedish Aviation Service of Thor Eliasson) and Crownair. Had Swedair I Vaxjo and Sterner Aero merge in. Ceased operating in 1994]

Aerocenter Trafikfyg >Aerocenter i Växjö AB >>Swedair

 Aerocentro (Aero Centro)

1993* - 1993*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerocentury

**** - ****

Spain

No further information at this time

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 Aerocesar (Aerovias del Cesar)

1968* - 1975

Colombia

TAC Colombia was formed as Aerocesar in 1968

Aerocesar >TAC Colombia

 AeroChaco

2008 - 2013

Argentina

AeroChaco was founded & started operations in 2008 . Finally ceased operating in May2013. Scheduled passenger services out of Resistencia

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 AeroChaco (Líneas Aéreas Chaqueñas)

1958 - 1985

Argentina

AeroChaco (Líneas Aéreas Chaqueñas) was formed on 09Sep1957 and began operating in 1958. It was privatized in the late 1980's, changing its name to ALFA (Aerolínea Federal Argentina) - Scheduled domestic passenger services link Resistencia with Pres Roque, Posadas, Ceres Argent, Cordoba, Eldorado, Iguassu, Reconquista, Santa Fe and Charata

AeroChaco (Lineas Aereas Chaquenas) >>AFAR (Aerolinea Federal Argentina Resistencia)

 Aerochago Airlines

1983 - 2006

Dominican_Republic

Aerochago was founded in 1973 & began operations in 1974 as Aerotours Dominicano

Aerotours Dominicano >Aerochago

 Aerochasqui

1991* - 1991*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 AeroChile

1996 - 1996

Chile

[AVANT AIRLINES was originally known as AERO CHILE (founded in 1996), the airline suspended operations in 1996. Then it was renamed to LAC (LINEAS AEREAS CHILENAS) and recommenced service and then another change of name to the present one in 1997. Acquired TUR BUS in 1997 and NATIONAL AIRLINES in 1998. Provided domestic services over the full length of Chile until it ceased operations in 2001]

AeroChile >LAC >Avant Airlines

 Aeroclub International

1971 - 1976

USA

No further information at this time

>Aeroamerica

 Aerocom (Aeroportul International Marculesti)

1998 - 2007

Moldova

Aerocom was formed in 1998. AOC Revoked for serious safety deficiencies found during EU ramp inspections

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 Aerocomplex

1989 - 1991*

UAE

Aerocomplex was joint venture between Aeroflot and Dubai based Mohebi Trading to offer cargo services from the UAE. Eventually ceased operating

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 Aerocomponentes Internacionales

1945* - 2006

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerocon (Aero Comercial Oriente Norte)

2005 - 2015

Bolivia

Aerocon was founded in 2005 & started services on 09Jun2005. Suspended services on 27Feb2015 due to finance problems and resulting severe security issues

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 Aeroconcept

1999* - 2000

Belarus

Aeroconcept was founded in 1999

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 AeroCondor

1957 - 1980

Colombia

AeroCondor was formed on 03Feb1955 as Linea de Aviacion Condor. Services commenced during Oct1957 & ceased operations on 16Jun1980. Barranquilla based scheduled passenger and cargo carrier

Linea de Aviacion Condor >AeroCondor

 Aerocondor

2005 - 2006*

France

No further information at this time

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 Aerocondor (ATA Aerocondor Transportes Aéreos Lda)

1984 - 2008

Portugal

Aerocondor was founded in 1984 and started operations the same year, It was a scheduled international and regional carrier based in Sao Domingos de Rana. Ceased operations on May2008

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 Aerocontacts

(****)

UK

No further information at this time

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 Aerocoop

**** - ****

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aerocor (Aerolineas Cordillera)

1974* - 1985*

Chile

No further information at this time

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 Aerocord

1966* - date

Chile

Aerocord was founded in 1966 & is a charter carrier based at Puerto Montt El Tepual International (PMC)

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 Aerocosta

1972* - 1972*

USA

Aerocosta orerated scheduled cargo services from Miami to Panama City, Barranquilla, Bogota, San Andres, Medellin in the 1970s

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 Aerocosta (Aerovias de la Costa)

1965* - 1976

Colombia

Aerocosta (Aerovias de la Costa) was formed in 1965

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 AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel)

1978* - 2002

Mexico

AeroCozumel was formed in 1978 as a Scheduled and charter, domestic passenger carrier [Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23Aug1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In Dec2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating]

Aerocaribe >>AeroCozumel >MexicanaClick >Mexicana Click

 Aerocuahonte

2009* - date

Mexico

Aerocuahonte is a Do228 operator out of Uruapan Licenciado y General Ignacio López Rayón (UPN)

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 Aerodan

1994* - date

Mexico

Aerodan was formed in 1994 as a cargo carrier. It id based at Saltillo Plan de Guadelupe International (SLW)

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 Aerodavinci

1997 - date

Mexico

Aero DaVinci Internacional is an airline based in Reynosa, Tamaulipas. It was founded in 1997 & has been in operation since 1997 and operates air taxi, cargo and charter services

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 Aerodesa (Aeronaves del Ecuador SA)

1971* - 1972*

Ecuador

Aerodesa was formed in 1971

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 Aerodesierto

2017 - date

Chile

Aerodesierto was incorporated on 09Jul2014 as a passenger charter carrier based out of Santiago de Chile Arturo Merino Benítez International (SCL) (formed to be an airline dedicated to charter flights in Latin America)

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 Aerodiana

2008* - date

Peru

Aerodiana was formed in 2008

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 Aero-Dienst (AeroDienst)

1958 - date

Germany

The company was founded in 1958 by the "Diel und Faun" company, initially operating several jet and propeller aircraft and helicopters. Since 1998, Aero-Dienst operates air ambulance services on behalf of ADAC

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 AeroDomca (Aeronaves Dominicana)

1980 - date

Dominican_Republic

AeroDomca was formed & started operations in 1980

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 Aerodrome Regional de Montreux

1969* - 1969*

Switzerland

Aerodrome Regional de Montreux undertook charter work, air taxi etc

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 Aerodyne

**** - ****

Australia

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Dyne Airlines

1965 - 1979*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aeroejectivo

1975 - 1994

Mexico

Aeroexo was formed in Nov1975 as Aeroejectivo. All operations were transferred to Aviacsa and the airline closed down

Aeroejectivo >Aeroexo

 AeroEjecutiva

2005 - date

Chile

AeroEjecutiva is a small charter airline based at Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport, Santiago. It caters mostly to corporate clients and flies routes across the region. It flies a route from Los Angeles, Chile to Santiago, Chile

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 Aeroejecutivos Medellin

1983* - 1983*

Colombia

Aeroejecutivos Medellin was a business and private charter based out of Medellín José Maria Córdova International (MDE)

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 Aeroel Airways

1993 - 1999

Israel

Aeroel Airways established in Nov1992 & operations started in Sep1993

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 Aeroeslava

1992* - 1999*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroeste

1994* - date

Bolivia

Aeroeste was founded in 1994 & is based at El Trompillo Airport, in the south part of Santa Cruz

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 Aeroexo (Aero Ejecutivo)

1994 - 2000

Mexico

Aeroexo was formed in Nov1975 as Aeroejectivo. All operations were transferred to Aviacsa and the airline closed down

Aeroejectivo >Aeroexo

 AeroExpress

1922* - 1926

Hungary

AeroExpress was formed in 1922. German sponsored airline that was forced to close by the Hungarian Government in order to give the skies to Malert

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 Aéroexpress

2007 - 2007

Niger

Aeroexpress was founded in 2007, started & ceased operations in the same year

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 AeroFalcon

(2004)

Canada

AeroFalcon was formed in 2003 & intended to start scheduled flights from Toronto to India and Pakaistan

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 Aerofan Lineas Aereas

1992* - date

Spain

Aerofan was founded in 1992 operating just one Cessna 152 for private pilot courses. Used an MD.87 for charter use

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 Aerofilms

1919* - 1925

UK

Aerofilms was the UK's first commercial aerial photography company, founded in 1919 by Francis Wills and Claude Graham White. Operations began from the Stag Lane Aerodrome at Edgware, using the aircraft of the London Flying School. The Aircraft Operating Company was a British aerial photography company, that took over Aerofilms in 1925, and expanded its operations, based at Hendon. Aerofilms remained operational until in 1940, its staff and equipment were requisitioned by the Air Ministry, and in 1944 the company itself was taken over by Hunting Aerosurveys [Hunting Aerosurveys was a British aerial photography company. Its operations became more diversified under the name Hunting Surveys. The firm incorporated Aerofilms and the Aircraft Operating Company. In 1960 the firm was merged with Hunting Geophysics to form Hunting Surveys. Hunting Surveys & Consultants announced the appointment of a liquidator in Dec2001 and final dissolution in Jan2003]

Aerofilms >>Hunting Aerosurveys + Hunting Geophysics =>Hunting Surveys

 Aeroflete

1968 - 1974

Spain

AeroFlete was formed in 1968 by ex-Spantax personnel to operate passenger and cargo charters out of Valencia

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 Aerofletes International (AFISA)

1972* - 1989

Panama

Aerofletes International (AFISA) operated cargo charters throughout South America

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 Aeroflex Corporation

1958 - 1968

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflight Executive Services

1994* - 1995*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Flite

2004 - date

USA

Aero-Flite operates Avro RJ-85 air tankers & is moving from Kingman, Arizona to Spokane, Washington

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 Aeroflot

1932 - 1992

USSR

On 25Mar1932, all civil aviation activities were consolidated under the name of Grazhdansky Vozdushny Flot (Civil Air Fleet), known as Aeroflot. Renamed on 28Jul1992 State owned international, regional and domestic carrier - [Aeroflot Russian Airlines was formed as Dobrolet but changed to Dobroflot after absorbing the Ukranian company UKVOZDUCHPUT in 1925. On 01Feb1932 all civil aviation activitieswere reorganised as Grazdansij Wozdusnyi Flot, simply known as AEROFLOT. Joined by POLAR AVIATION DIVISION in 1964. AEROFLOT was the largest airline in the world in 1989. Reorganised in 1992 and renamed to AEROFLOT RUSSIAN INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES and later dropped the 'INTERNATIONAL']

Dobrolet >Dobroflot >Aeroflot >Aeroflot Russian International Airlines >Aeroflot Russian Airlines

 Aeroflot Africa Airways

**** - ****

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot Cargo

2006* - 2009

Russia

No further information at this time

>>Aeroflot Russian Airlines

 Aeroflot Plus

1996* - 2012

Russia

Aeroflot Plus was formed on 12Sep1996 for Executive charter services within Russia. Ceased operations on 04ul J2012

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 Aeroflot Russian Airlines

2000 - date

Russia

Aeroflot Russian Airlines was formed as Dobrolyot (Dobrolet) in 1923 but changed to Dobroflot after absorbing the Ukranian company Ukrvozdukhput. In 1932 all civil aviation activities were reorganised as Grazdansij Wozdusnyi Flot, simply known as AEROFLOT. Joined by POLAR AVIATION DIVISION in 1964. AEROFLOT was the largest airline in the world in 1989. Reorganised and renamed to AEROFLOT RUSSIAN INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES on 28Jul1992 and later dropped the 'INTERNATIONAL'. Major passenger and cargo carrier

Dobrolet >Dobroflot >Aeroflot >Aeroflot Russian International Airlines >Aeroflot Russian Airlines

 Aeroflot Russian International Airlines

1992 - 2000

Russia

Aeroflot Russian International Airlines was renamed from Aeroflot on 28Jul1992

Dobrolet >Dobroflot >Aeroflot >Aeroflot Russian International Airlines >Aeroflot Russian Airlines

 Aeroflot, Aerovolga division

1989* - 1992*

USSR

[Tatarstan Air was formed as a section of the former Aeroflot Aerovolga division. It was renamed to Tatarstan/Kazan Air Enterprise in 1997 and to present name in 1999. Tatarstan Air started operations on 30Jun1999. The airline's operating license was revoked on 31Dec2013 and its aircraft were transferred to Ak Bars Aero]

Aerovolga Division Aeroflot >Tatarstan/Kazan Air Enterprise >Tatarstan Air

 Aeroflot, Arkhangelsk Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - ****

USSR

Aeroflot, Arkhangelsk Civil Aviation Directorate assets were taken over by Arkhangelsk Airlines

Aeroflot, Arkhangelsk Civil Aviation Directorate =>Arkhangelsk Airlines

 Aeroflot, Azerbaijan directorate

1923* - 1992

USSR

Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) traces its history back to the establishment of the Aeroflot Azerbaijan directorate in Baku in 1923 & was established on 07Aug1992

Aeroflot Azerbaijan directorate >Azerbaijan Airlines

 Aeroflot, Belgorod Division

**** - ****

USSR

Belgorod Air Enterprise was founded in 1995 out of Central Districts Airlines and the Aeroflot Belgorod Division. Liquidated in 2005

Aeroflot, Belgorod Division >Central Districts Airlines >=>Belgorod Air Enterprise

 Aeroflot, Blagoveshchensk division

1050* - 1992

USSR

Amuravia was originally formed as Aeroflot Blagoveshchensk division, renamed to Blagoveschensk Air Unit in 1992 & then current in 1994. Amuravia ceased operations

Aeroflot Blagoveshchensk division >Blagoveschensk Air Unit >Amuravia

 Aeroflot, Bratsk division

1967* - 1992

USSR

Aerobratsk was formed as the Aeroflot Bratsk division in 1967. Renamed to Bratsk Avia and then Bratsk Avia Enterprise before current name

Aeroflot Bratsk division >Bratsk Avia >Bratsk Avia Enterprise >Aerobratsk

 Aeroflot, Bryansk Division

**** - 1992

USSR

Bravia (Bryansk Air Enterprise) was an airline based in Bryansk. It operated scheduled and charter passenger and cargo services in central Russia. It was formerly known as Aeroflot, Bryansk Division

Aeroflot, Bryansk Division >BRAVIA (Bryansk Air Enterprise)

 Aeroflot, Bugulma division

1994* - 2000*

USSR

Regional scheduled and charter passenger services - [Ak Bars Aero operations started on 30Jun2000 as Bugulma Air Enterprise from the former Aeroflot division based at Bugulma & had its AOC suspended by Rosaviatsia]

Aeroflot Bugulma Division >Bugulma Air Enterprise >Ak Bars Aero

 Aeroflot, Bykovo division

1950* - 1992

USSR

Bykovo Avia was formerly Aeroflot Bykovo division. Merged into Centre-Avia Airlines in 1999

Aeroflot Bykovo division >Bykovo Avia >>Centre-Avia Airlines

 Aeroflot, Central Districts directorate (UGATS)

**** - ****

USSR

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot, Chelyabinsk Division

1944* - 1997

USSR

No further information at this time

Aeroflot, Chelyabinsk Division >Chelyabinsk Airline >>S7

 Aeroflot, Chernovtsy division

**** - 1992

USSR

Bukovyna Airlines was founded in 1992 as Chernovtsy Aviation Enterprise succeeding Aeroflot, Chernovtsy division with its main base at Chernovtsy International Airport. Charter carrier

Aeroflot, Chernovtsy division >Chernovtsy Aviation Enterprise >Bukovyna Airlines

 Aeroflot, Chita Division

**** - 1991

USSR

ChitaAvia was etablished from the Aeroflot Chita Division in 1991

Aeroflot, Chita Division >ChitaAvia

 Aeroflot, East Siberia Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - ****

USSR

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot, Far Eastern division (264 Squadron)

1945 - 1992

USSR

Nil further at this time - [Vostok Airlines was established as Aeroflot, Far Eastern division (264 Squadron) on 15May1945. Started operations on 30Jun1945. Incorporated as a joint stock group in 30Jun1993]

Aeroflot, Far Eastern division (264 Squadron) >Vostok Airlines (Vostok Aviation Company)

 Aeroflot, International Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - ****

USSR

Aeroflot, International Civil Aviation Directorate became Aeroflot Russian International Airlines

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 Aeroflot, Izhevsk Division

1990* - 1992

USSR

Izhavia was formed from the Aeroflot Izhevsk Division and was originally known as Izthevsk Air Enterprise, which had started operations on 30Jun1992

Aeroflot Izhevsk Division >Izthevsk Air Enterprise >Izhavia

 Aeroflot, Kalinningrad division

**** - 1946

USSR

KD Avia (Kaliningrad Avia) was originally Aeroflot, Kalinningrad division. Reformed on 08Oct1945 & started operations in 1946 as Kaliningrad Avia & ceased on 08Sep2009

Aeroflot, Kalinningrad division >Kaliningrad Avia (Kaliningrad Air Enterprise) >KD-Avia

 Aeroflot, Kaunas division

**** - 1992

USSR

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]

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

 Aeroflot, Kazakhstan Division

1923* - 1992

USSR

Air Kazakhstan was established in early 1920s as Aeroflot Kazahkstan Division It started from the remnants of Kazakhstan Airways. Changed to Air Kazakhstan on 10Mar1997. Ceased operations on 29Feb2004

Aeroflot, Kazakhstan Division >Kazakhstan Airways +>Kazair >Air Kazakhstan

 Aeroflot, Khmelnytsky division

**** - 1992

USSR

Podillia-Avia was founded in 1992 under the name Khmelnitsky Aviation Enterprise as a successor to Aeroflot Khmelnytsky division. In 1999 the name was changed to Podillia-Avia

Aeroflot, Khmelnytsky division >Khmelnitsky Aviation Enterprise >Podillia-Avia

 Aeroflot, Kiev directorate

1956* - 1992

USSR

Air Ukraine was formed out of the Aeroflot, Kiev directorate in 1992

Aerflot, Kiev directorate >Air Ukraine

 Aeroflot, Kirov Division

**** - 1992

USSR

Kirov Air Enterprise was an international and domestic scheduled airline that was formerly the Aeroflot, Kirov Division. Ceased operations on 30 Mr 2012

Aeroflot, Kirov Division >Kirov Air Enterprise

 Aeroflot, Kolpashevo division

1990* - 1992

USSR

Kolpashevo Air Enterprise was formed from the Aeroflot Kolpashevo division. Re-established in 1992 & merged into Tomskavia in 1999 - [TOMSKAVIA was formed on 30Jun1992 as TOMSK AIR ENTERPRISE and had originally been the Aeroflot Tomsk Division (formed in 1932). Merged with KOLPASHEVO AIR ENTERPRISE in 1999. It had its AOC suspended by Rosaviatsia on 17Apr2015 and it was officially canceled in Jul2015. Operated domestic passenger and cargo services]

Aeroflot Kolpashevo division >Kolpashevo Air Enterprise >>Tomskavia

 Aeroflot, Komi Directorate

1967* - 1970*

USSR

Komiaviatrans was formed in 1967 as the Aeroflot Komi Directorate

Aeroflot Komi Directorate >Komiaviatrans

 Aeroflot, Kotlas division

1932* - 1992*

USSR

Kotlasavia was formed from the Aeroflot Kotlas division

Aeroflot Kotlas division >Kotlasavia

 Aeroflot, Krasnoyarsk Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - ****

USSR

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot, Kuban Division

1932 - 1992*

USSR

Kuban Airlines was established as a division of Aeroflot (Aeroflot, Kuban Division) in 1932 and was privatised in 1992 as Krasnodar Avia. Operations had started on 30Jun1932 & ceased on 11Dec2012 & filed for bankruptcy, citing its inability to comply with new Federal Aviation Regulations, FAR-11, which imposed a minimum fleet size of eight aircraft with a seating capacity of at least 55 seats on all commercial carriers

Aeroflot Kuban Division >Krasnodar Avia >Kuban Airlines

 Aeroflot, Kyrgyzstan Directorate

**** - 1992

USSR

Kyrgyzstan Airlines (founded 1992) was originally Aeroflot, Kyrgyzstan Directorate & taken over by Altyn Air in 2005 & rebranded as Kyrgyzstan Air Company on 28Jul2006 & then Air Kyrgyzstan in 2013

Aeroflot, Kyrgyzstan Directorate >Kyrgyzstan Airlines >>Altyn Air >Kyrgyzstan Aircompany >Air Kyrgyzstan

 Aeroflot, Kyzyl Division

1932* - 1992

USSR

Tuva Airlines was formed as Aeroflot Kyzyl Division in 1932 & privatised in 1992. Domestic charters based at Kyzyl Airport

Aeroflot Kyzyl Division >Tuva Airlines

 Aeroflot, Leningrad Civil Aviation Directorate

1932 - 1932

USSR

Aeroflot, Leningrad Civil Aviation Directorate to Pulkovo Aviation Enterprise. Renamed Leningrad United Air Unit on 01Jan1963. To Polkovo Airlines 03Apr1992 &.merged into Rossiya on 29Oct2006

Aeroflot, Leningrad Civil Aviation Directorate >Pulkovo Aviation Enterprise >Leningrad United Air Unit >Polkovo Airlines >>Rossiya

 Aeroflot, Lviv Division

**** - 1992

USSR

Lviv Airlines was a regional and international scheduled passenger airline that was formed from the Aeroflot Lviv Division by Air Ukraine in 1992. Liquidated on 18Nov2011

Aeroflot, Lviv Division >Lviv Airlines

 Aeroflot, Magadan Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - 1992

USSR

Aeroflot, Magadan Civil Aviation Directorate became Mavial Magadan Airlines. Suspended operations in Jul2006

Aeroflot, Magadan Civil Aviation Directorate >Mavial Magadan Airlines

 Aeroflot, Makhachkala Division

1927* - 1992*

USSR

South East Airlines was Aeroflot Makhachkala Division (formed in Feb1927) & formerly known as Makhachkala United Air Detachment. Renamed to Daghestan Airlines in 1996 & current name in early 2010

Aeroflot Makhachkala Division >Makhachkala United Air Detachment >SE (South East) Airlines

 Aeroflot, Moldovan Independent Squadron

1944 - 1992

USSR

Aeroflot, Moldovan Independent Squadron operated domestic flights and served in the agricultural role, there were also two Li-2 aircraft, used on flights to Moscow, some Ukrainian cities and to Black Sea and Caucasus summer resorts - [Air Moldova can be traced to 19Sep1944, when the Moldovan Independent Squadron was established. Air Moldova was established on 12Jan1993, by the decree of the President]

Aeroflot, Moldovan Independent Squadron >Air Moldova

 Aeroflot, Moscow Aviation Enterprise

1942 - 1980

USSR

ATRAN was established & started operations in 1942 as an Aeroflot agency, with the name Moscow Aviation Enterprise. Operations started on 30Jun1990 as Aviatrans Cargo Airlines. Aviatrans Cargo Airlines was rebranded as ATRAN on 01Jan1997

Moscow Aviation Enterprise >Transport Aviation >Aviatrans Cargo Airlines >ATRAN

 Aeroflot, Moscow Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - ****

USSR

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot, Nalchik division

**** - ****

USSR

No further information at this time - [Elbrus-Avia was formerly the Aeroflot Nalchik division and Nalchik Air Enterprise. Elbrus-Avia was founded in 1998. Nalchik (NAL) based international and regional scheduled carrier. Russian Federal Air Transport Agency canceled its AOC on 15Apr2009]

Aeroflot, Nalchik division >Nalchik Air Enterprise >Elbrus-Avia

 Aeroflot, Nikolayevsk-na-Amure Division

**** - 1992

USSR

Nikolaesvk-na-Amure United Air Detachment was formed in 1992. It was formerly the Aeroflot Nikolayevsk-na-Amure Division

Aeroflot Nikolayevsk-na-Amure Division >Nikolaesvk-na-Amure United Air Detachment >Khabarovsk Airlines

 Aeroflot, North Kavkaz Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - ****

USSR

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot, Northern Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - 1991*

USSR

No further information at this time

Yug Avia + Donskie Avialinii =>JSC Donavia Airlines >Aeroflot-Don >Donavia >>Rossiya

 Aeroflot, Orenburg division

1932* - 1992

USSR

OrenAir was formed from the Aeroflot, Orenburg division which was established in 1932. Operations started on 30Jun1992

Aeroflot Orenburg division >OrenAir

 Aeroflot, Perm Division

1968 - 1992

USSR

Nil further at this time - [Perm Airlines was established and started operations in 1968. It was formed from the Aeroflot, Perm Division. Had its license revoked on 16May2009]

Aeroflot, Perm Division >Perm Airlines

 Aeroflot, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Division

1936 - 1940

USSR

Petropavlosk-Kamchatski Air Enterprise traces its history back to 01Jan1940. Developed from the former Aeroflot, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Division (1936). Operations started 30Jun1948

Aeroflot Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Division >Petropavlosk-Kamchatsky Air Enterprise

 Aeroflot, Polyarnya Aviatsiya

1932* - 1960

USSR

Aeroflot, Polyarnaya Aviatsiya (Polar Aviation) was a division of Aeroflot founded in 1931 as independent company by the Main Directorate of the North Seaside Path. Into Aeroflot in 1960

Polyarnya Aviatsiya >>Aeroflot

 Aeroflot, Pskov division

1944* - 1944

USSR

- [Pskovavia is charter cargo carrier that was originally the Aeroflot Pskov division. The airline was formed in 1944 & operations started on 30Jun1944. The carrier ceased operations but intends to restart in 3Q2018]

Aeroflot Pskov division >Pskovavia

 Aeroflot, Rostov-on-Don division

**** - 1991*

USSR

Aeroflot, Rostov-on-Don division was renamed to Yug Avia

Aeroflot, Rostov-on-Don division >Yug Avia + Donskie Avialinii =>JSC Donavia Airlines >Aeroflot-Don >Donavia >>Rossiya

 Aeroflot, Ryazan division

**** - ****

USSR

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot, Rzhevka division

**** - 1992*

USSR

Rzhevka Air Enterprise (formed in 1992) was the former Rzhevka division of Aeroflot. Regional passenger and cargo services that ceased operating

Aeroflot, Rzhevka division >Rzhevka Air Enterprise

 Aeroflot, Saransk division

1950* - 1992

USSR

Mordovia Air was formed as Aeroflot's Saransk division. Reformed as Saransk Air Enterprise in 1992, Operations started 30Jun1992. Renamed in 2006 but AOC revoked on 12Feb2013

Aeroflot Saransk division >Saransk Air Enterprise >Mordovia Air

 Aeroflot, Saratov Division (Saratov United Air Squad)

1931 - 1992*

USSR

No further information at this time - [Ivolga Airlines was formed as Aeroflot Saratov Division & started operationson 30Jun1931. Renamed to Saravia around 1992 and to Saratov Airlines in late 2013. On 02Apr2018 the Russian avation authority called on Saratov Airlines to voluntarily cease operating due to its management’s “unprecedented and irresponsible” attitude towards ensuring the safety of passengers and crew following a crash in Feb2018. Planned or not, on 10Apr2018, it was announced, that Saratov Airlines would re-brand itself as Ivolga Airlines. This never happend] - Saratov Airlines has ceased operations and it's AOC revoked on the 30May2018

Aeroflot Saratov Division >Saravia >Saratov Airlines

 Aeroflot, Sverdlovsk 2nd Division

1923 - 1992

USSR

Sverdlovsk 2nd Air Enterprise was formerly known as Aeroflot Sverdlovsk 2nd Division. Sverdlovsk 2nd Air Enterprise became Uktus on 14Dec2009

Aeroflot Sverdlovsk 2nd Division >2nd Sverdlovsk Air Enterprise >Uktus Avia

 Aeroflot, Tajikistan Directorate

1937 - 1990*

USSR

Tajik Air was established as Stalinabad Aero-Centre on 03Sep1924 and became the Aeroflot Tajikistan Directorate. Renamed to Tajikistan Airlines and back to Tajik Air

Stalinabad Aero-Centre >Aeroflot Tajikistan Directorate >Tajik Air >Tajikistan Airlines >Tajik Air

 Aeroflot, Tambov Division

1950* - 1992*

USSR

Tambov Avia (Aviata) was formerly Aeroflot, Tambov Division. Regional charter passenger services but AOC revoked in 2009

Aeroflot, Tambov Division >Aviata (Tambov Airline)

 Aeroflot, Tomsk Division

1932* - 1992

USSR

No further information at this time - [TOMSKAVIA was formed on 30Jun1992 as TOMSK AIR ENTERPRISE and had originally been the Aeroflot Tomsk Division (formed in 1932). Merged with KOLPASHEVO AIR ENTERPRISE in 1999. It had its AOC suspended by Rosaviatsia on 17Apr2015 and it was officially canceled in Jul2015. Operated domestic passenger and cargo services]

Aeroflot Tomsk Division >Tomsk Air Enterprise >Tomskavia

 Aeroflot, Tyumen Division (Tyumen Civil Aviation Division)

1967* - 1992

USSR

[Azur Air Ukraine was formed on 07Feb1967 as Tyumen Civil Aviation Division. Re-established on 25Mar1992 as Tyumenaviatrans. Renamed to Utair in 2002 & Azur Air Ukraine on 30Nov2015]

Tyumen Civil Aviation Division >Tyumenaviatrans >Utair >Azur Air Ukraine

 Aeroflot, Ulan-Ude division

**** - 1992

USSR

[Bural was formed as Aeroflot, Ulan-Ude division. Renamed to Ulan-Ude Air Express, then Buryatia-Buryat Airlines, Buryat Airlines & fimnally Bural. The airline ceased operations in 2016 and had its AOC revoked in 2017]

Aeroflot, Ulan-Ude division >Ulan-Ude Air Express >Buryatia-Buryat Airlines >Buryat Airlines >Bural

 Aeroflot, Uralsk Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - 1992*

USSR

Ural Airlines was founded in 1943 as Sverdlovsk State Air Enterprises (Aeroflot). Absorbed into Aeroflot as Aeroflot, Uralsk Civil Aviation. Became a joint stock company under the laws of the Russian Federation on 28Dec1993. Ural took over all routes previously operated by Aviaprad on 11Feb2008

Sverdlovsk State Air Enterprises >Aeroflot, Uralsk Civil Aviation Directorate >Ural Airlines

 Aeroflot, Uzbekistan Division

1950* - 1992

USSR

Nil further at this time - [Uzbekistan Airways was established on 28Jan1992, & took over the operations of the Uzbekistan division of Aeroflot on 31May1992]

Aeroflot Uzbekistan Division >Uzbekistan Airways

 Aeroflot, Vnukovo division

**** - 1992

USSR

Nil further at this time - [Originally the Aeroflot Vnukovo division, Vnukovo Airlines commenced operations in 1994 as Vnukovo Air Enterprise, which had been spun off from Aeroflot. Acquired by Siberian Airlines] - [S7 was formed as Tolmachevo State Aviation Enterprise, former Aeroflot division in 1957. Renamed to SIBERIA AILINES on 15May1992. Took over VNUKOVA AIRLINES in 2001. Rebranded as S7 Airlines on 15Mar2005 - International and regional scheduled services out of Moscow Domodedovo International]

Aeroflot Vnukovo division >Vnukovo Airlines >>Siberian Airlines >S7

 Aeroflot, Volgograd Division

1945* - 1992

USSR

Air Volga was formed in 1992 from Aeroflotv Volgograd Division & renamed to Volga Airlines, again to Volga-Avia Express and then to it's current name On 01Apr2010, Air Volga operations ceased

Aeroflot Volgograd Division >Volga Airlines >Volga-Avia Express >Air Volga

 Aeroflot, Vologda division

1963 - 1991

USSR

Following its creation in Apr1943 the air detachment based at Vologda became the Aeroflot Vologda division in 1963. In 1991, the company was renamed as Vologda Air Enterprise

Vologda Air Detachment >Aeroflot Vologda division >Vologda Air Enterprise

 Aeroflot, Voronezh Division

**** - 1992

USSR

Voronezhavia (Voronezh Avia) was the former Aeroflot Voronezh Division & had Its flight operations had been taken over by Polet Airline

Aeroflot Voronezh Division >Voronezhavia (Voronezh Avia) >>Polet

 Aeroflot, West Siberia Civil Aviation Directorate

1950* - 1992

USSR

No further information at this time

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 Aeroflot, Yakutsk Civil Aviation Directorate

**** - 1993

USSR

[Yakutia, founded as Sakha Avia (started operations on 30Jun1993), former Aeroflot, Yakutsk Civil Aviation Directorate in 1925. Previously known as Yakutaviatrans, merged with Yakutavia as Yakutia. Yakutia operated its first flight, a Tu-154 on route Yakutsk – Moscow – Yakutsk on 30Dec2002]

Aeroflot, Yakutsk Civil Aviation Directorate >Yakutaviatrans >Sakha Avia + Yakutavia =>Yakutia Airlines

 Aeroflot, Zhigansk Division

1980* - 1990*

USSR

Zhigansk Air Enterprise was originally formed as Aeroflot Zhigansk division

Aeroflot's Zhigansk Division >Zhigansk Air Enterprise

 Aeroflot-Don

2000 - 2009

Russia

Aeroflot-Don operations started 13Apr2000 - [DONAVIA was established in 1925 as DONSKIE AVIALINII. The airline merged with YUG AVIA in 1992 and was renamed to DONAVIA in 1993 after a takeover by Aeroflot. Renamed to AEROFLOT-DON in 2000 and back to the current name on 25Sep2009. Took over assets of Vaso Airlines in 2007. Scheduled passenger and cargo charters mainly to the Middle East]

Aeroflot, Rostov-on-Don division >Yug Avia + Donskie Avialinii =>JSC Donavia Airlines >Aeroflot-Don >Donavia >>Rossiya

 Aeroflot-Nord

2004 - 2009

Russia

No further information at this time - [Nordavia was formed in 1963 as Arkhangelsk United Aviation Squadron, became AVL in 1995. Renamed on 11Aug2004 to Aeroflot-Nord & to Nordavia on 01Dec2009. Nordavia has confirmed that it will change its name to SmartAvia from the end of Oct2017 but as yet this has not happened]

Arkhangelski United Aviation Squadron >AVL >Aeroflot-Nord >Nordavia >(Smartavia?)

 Aerofreight Airlines (Aerofraht) (Air J)

1997* - 2003

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Fret Business

2003* - date

Republic_of_Congo

Aero-Fret Business was formed in 2003

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 Aerogal (Aerolineas Galapagos Ecuador)

1986 - 2014

Ecuador

No further information at this time - [Avianca Ecuador was formed in 1985 as Aerogal, Began operations on 30Jun1986 & renamed to Avianca Ecuador on 18Jun2014 - It is an airline based in Quito, Ecuador and operates passenger and cargo flights within Ecuador, between the mainland and the Galápagos Islands, and between Ecuador and Peru (on behalf of Avianca Peru) and Colombia (on behalf of Avianca)]

Aerogal >Avianca Ecuador

 Aerogaviota

1994 - date

Cuba

Aerogaviota was founded by the Cuban Army in 1994 as Empresa de Aviacion & operations started on 30Jun1994 (Domestic passenger charters for the national tourist board out of Havana)

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 Aerogem Aviation

2004 - date

Ghana

Aerogem Aviation was founded in 2000 as Aerogem Cargo. Regional and international cargo charters

Aerogem Cargo >Aerogem Aviation

 Aerogem Cargo

2000 - 2004

Ghana

Aerogem Aviation was founded in 2000 as Aerogem Cargo. Regional and international cargo charters

Aerogem Cargo >Aerogem Aviation

 AeroGenesis

2001* - 2001*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerogenesis Air Services

(2011)

Greece

No further information at this time

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 AeroGeo

2005* - date

Russia

AeroGeo was founded in 2005

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 Aero-Gesellschaft Comte Mittelholzer & Co

1920* - 1920

Switzerland

Aktiengesellschaft was founded in Zurich on 15Dec1919 & on 24Feb1920 it merged with the Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft Comte Mittelholzer & Co to form Ad Astra Aero AG

Aktiengesellschaft + Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft =>Ad Astra Aero + Frick & Co + Aero-Gesellschaft Comte Mittelholzer & Co =>Ad Astra + Balair =>Swissair +>Crossair

 Aeroglobo

**** - ****

Poland

No further information at this time

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 Aerogolfo

**** - ****

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerogryf

1990* - date

Poland

Aerogryf was formed in 1990 offering a range of operations including agricultural and cargo services

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 AeroGuadalajara

1991 - 2003*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroguayacán

1979* - 1988*

Chile

Aeroguayacán was founded in 1979 & carried out regular flights between the Coquimbo and Metropolitan regions , as well as charter flights. It was created by the Serenense businessman Lowry Bullemore , who also created the Los Corsarios intercity bus company

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 Aerogulf

1976* - date

UAE

Aerogulf was founded in 1976 as an Ad-hoc charter carrier in Dubai. The airline provides vital support to the Offshore Oil and Gas production industries in the Northern Emirates, GCC Countries and beyond

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 Aerohein

2012* - date

Chile

No further information at this time

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 Aerojalisco

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 AeroJet (Ukraine)

2013* - date

Ukraine

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Kamov

1994* - date

Russia

Aero-Kamov was formed in 1994 & operates a fleet of Kamov helicopters for aerial work

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 Aerokuzbass

1999 - date

Russia

AEROKUZBASS was formed as NOVKUZNSKY UNITED AIR TRAFFIC UNIT in 1952 and renamed to NOVKUZNETSKYAVIA STATE ENTERPRISE in 1991. Renamed yet again to AEROKUZNETSK JOINT STOCK COMPANY. Bankruptcy action was launched against the airline in 1999 which resulted in losing most of it's aircraft. Reorganised and the name changed to the current one. Scheduled and charter, international, regional and domestic, passenger and cargo carrier

Nilvokuznetsky United Air Traffic Unit >NovokuznetskyAvia State Enterprise >Aerokuznetsk Joint Stock Company >Aerokuzbass

 Aerokuznetsk Joint Stock Company

1993 - 1999

Russia

Aerokuzbass was formed as Novokuznetsky United Air Traffic Unit in 1952 & renamed to NovokuznetskyAvia State Enterprise in 1991. Renamed to Aerokuznetsk Joint Stock Company. Bankruptcy action was launched against the airline in 1999 which resulted in losing most of it's aircraft. Reorganised and the name changed to the current one

Nilvokuznetsky United Air Traffic Unit >NovokuznetskyAvia State Enterprise >Aerokuznetsk Joint Stock Company >Aerokuzbass

 AeroLamsa

2004* - 2006*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroland

2005 - 2012

Greece

Aeroland was a low-cost freight carrier.formed in 2000

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 AeroLap Paraguay Airlines

(2014)

Paraguay

Backed by AeroLap, a consortium of foreign investors, the start-up intended to offer three weekly flights from Asuncion to Madrid Barajas. Start delayed until Oct2014, then Dec2014 but ultimately did not start

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 Aerolaska

1982* - 1986

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerolat

1997* - 1997*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 AeroLatin

1993* - 1999*

Uruguay

No further information at this time

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 AeroLatin (Aerolineas Latinas)

1989* - 2000

Venezuela

AeroLatin was founded in 1989 (Regional scheduled passenger carrier based in Caracas)

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 Aerolatino

1994* - 1995

Venezuela

Aerolatino was founded in 1994

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 Aerolatino

1996* - 1996*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroleasing

1978* - 1979*

Switzerland

No further information at this time

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 Aeroleasing Ukraine

1991* - 1998

Ukraine

No further information at this time

Aeroleasing Ukraine >TAG Aviation

 Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo

1980* - date

Brazil

Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo has been an integral part of the oil and gas industry for more than 40 years; providing safe, efficient and reliable helicopter services for its customers in Brazil and surrounding territories. Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo operates as a subsidiary of Era Group Inc.

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 Aerolessors (Aero Lessors)

1966* - 1970

USA

No further information at this time

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 AeroLicht

Early 1990s

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aerolift

2002 - 2009

South_Africa

Aerolift was launched in 2002 and shut down in 2009 following two fatal accidents that had occurred in the same year

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 Aerolift

2002* - 2006

Sierra_Leone

No further information at this time

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 Aerolift

2003* - 2006*

Namibia

(Passenger and cargo charters)

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 Aerolift Airlines

1982 - 1996

Philippines

Aerolift Airlines was formed in 1982

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 Aerolift Airways

2010* - 2010*

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 Aerolik Airline

1994 - 1996

Russia

No further information at this time

Aero Jak >Aerolik

 Aerolimousine

1998* - date

Russia

Aerolimousine was formed in 1998

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 Aerolinair

2002* - 2004

France

Aerolinair was formed in 2002

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 Aeroline

2002* - 2006*

Germany

No further information at this time

Sylt Air

 Aeroline International

1998 - 1999

Romania

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Alpha

1995* - 1998

Peru

Aerolineas Alpha was formed in 1995

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 Aerolineas Anahuac

1968 - 1969*

Mexico

Aerolineas Anahuac was formed early in 1968 & began operations in May1968 with scheduled third-level services

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 Aerolineas Argentinas

1950 - date

Argentina

Aerolineas Argentinas was formed on 14May1949 by the unification of Zonda, Aeroposta Argentina SA ALFA (Avacion del Litoral Fluvial Argentino) and FAMA (Flota Aerea Mercante Argentina) which connected the Argentine Republic from the early 1930s. Commenced operations on 07Dec1950. Regular services of Aerolineas Argentinas between Buenos Aires and Santa Cruz de la Sierra (Bolivia), with stops in Cordoba and Salta, was inaugurated on 27Jan1953 - Flag carrier of Argentina and is an international and regional passenger and cargo airline

Zonda + Aeroposta Argentina + ALFA + FAMA =>Aerolineas Argentinas

 Aerolineas Argo

1989* - 1989*

Dominican_Republic

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Austral

(2003)

Chile

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Bonanza

1972* - 1975

Mexico

[Mexicana Click was founded in 1972 as Aerolíneas Bonanza, renamed to Aerocaribe in 1975 and started operations on 12Jul1975 as Aerocaribe. It was formed by Yucatán private investors but was bought by Corporación Mexicana de Aviación on 23Aug1990. It operated regional services under the Mexicana Inter banner using Fairchild FH-227 and Douglas DC-9-30 aircraft along with AeroCozumel (Aero-Cozumel) which then integrated it. Mexicana decided to transfer its fleet of Fokker 100 aircraft to Aerocaribe to rebrand the airline, with Mexicana Click starting operations in Jul2005. Somes services that were operated by Mexicana de Aviación were shifted to Mexicana Click like Ciudad del Carmen, Cozumel, Saltillo, etc. In Dec2005 the airline was sold to Grupo Posadas, a hotel chain. Mexicana Click ceased operations on 28Aug2010 after its parent company Mexicana stopped operating]

Aerolíneas Bonanza >Aerocaribe >Click Mexicana >Mexicana Click

 Aerolineas Cargueras

1995 - 2000*

Colombia

Aerolineas Cargueras renamed from AVESCA Columbia in 1995

AVESCA Columbia >Aerolineas Cargueras

 Aerolineas Centauro

2004* - 2006*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Centroamericanas

**** - ****

Nicaragua

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Chilenas

1960 - 1961*

Chile

Aerolineas Chilenas operated a weekly C-46 passenger service from Santiago to Miami

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 Aerolineas Condor

1978* - 1980*

Ecuador

Aerolineas Condor was founded in 1978

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 Aerolineas Contigo Perù

(2014)

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Damojh

1999* - 2003

Mexico

Nil further at this time - [Global Air started as an executive charter carrier called Aerolineas Damojh (founded 1990. It was registered in 2003 & operations started on 15May2003 after being renamed. Global Air suspended operations amidst Cuba crash audit (B.737-200 on 18May2018) - Passenger charter based out of México City Benito Juárez International (MEX)]

Aerolineas Damojh >Global Air

 Aerolineas de Guatemala

**** - ****

Guatemala

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas de Guinea Ecuatorial

2003* - 2004

Equatorial_Guinea

Aerolineas de Guinea Ecuatorial, formed in 2003, was closed by order of the government and its Antonov aircraft was used to create Equatair

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 Aerolineas de la Paz

2004* - 2006*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas de Monte Alban

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerolíneas de Ponce (Ponce Air)

1964 - 1966

Puerto_Rico

Prinair was founded in 1964 as Aerolíneas de Ponce (Ponce Air). Measure of distrust from the public that had not forgotten a number of fatal crashes, caused Prinair to cease operations in Nov1984. Assets to Crownair

Aerolíneas de Ponce (Ponce Air) >Prinair +>Crownair

 Aerolineas del Istmo

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas del Pacifico

1962* - 1987

Mexico

Aerolineas del Pacifico was founded in 1962 (Flew scheduled services from San Jose to 13 domestic points)

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 Aerolineas del Pacifico

2004* - 2006*

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas del Peru

2005 - 2006*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas del Sur

2004 - 2007

Chile

Air Comet Chile was formed as Aerolineas del Sur in 2004 by Grupo Marsans and started operations in Dec2004. It is wholly owned by Grupo Marsans and in the Fourth Quarter of 2007 it was renamed to Air Comet Chile, as the sister airlines of the Spanish airline Air Comet. Ceased operation on 31Oct2008, and filed for bankruptcy protection on 18Dec2008

Aerolineas del Sur >Air Comet Chile

 Aerolineas del Sur

2004* - 2006*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Dominguo Erregaborda

1965* - 1967

Argentina

Aerolineas Dominguo Erregaborda was founded in 1965

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 Aerolineas Ecuador

1970s

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Ejecutivas

1980 - date

Mexico

Aerolineas Ejecutivas was established in 1968 as an air taxi operator, originally named Aerotaxis de México. In 1980, the airline was renamed as Aerolíneas Ejecutivas and commenced to operate charters and VIP services

Aerotaxis de Mexico >Aerolineas Ejecutivas

 Aerolineas Estelar

(2004)

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Exaco (Expres Aereo Costaricense)

1978* - 1978

Costa_Rica

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Executive Jet

2003 - 2003*

Argentina

Executive division of Aerolineas Argentineas

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 Aerolineas Fierro

1934 - 1973*

Mexico

Raul Fierro Villalobos as well as his brother Arturo, in small five-passenger planes, they began air service in 1934. Aerolineas Fierro operated scheduled passenger and freight services within Mexico.

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 Aerolineas Galapagos Ecuador

1986 - 1986*

Ecuador

Aerogal was founded as Aerolineas Galapagos in 1985 but shortened name

Aerolineas Galapagos >Aerogal

 Aerolineas INI (Ini Airlines)

1960 - 1963

Argentina

Aerolineas INI (Ini Airlines) was founded in 1958 by José Ini, and members of his family. It was the first airline with Argentine flag to transport livestock on foot to United States via Pacifico. The airline's last flight was made without authorization on 23Sep1963

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 Aerolineas Internacionales

1994 - 2003

Mexico

Aerolineas Internacionales was founded in 1993 & started operations on Jul1994 under its President Luis Rodriguez Dorantes and his brother, Alfredo Rodriguez Dorantes as a scheduled and charter, regional and domestic passenger carrier out of Mexico City

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 Aerolineas Internacionales de Honduras

**** - ****

Honduras

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Islas de las Perlas

1970 - 1987*

Panama

Scheduled and charter, international, regional and domestic passenger and cargo carrier [AeroPerlas was founded in Jun1970 as Aerolíneas Islas de las Perlas and started operations shortly after. Aeroperlas absorbed part of the fleet in 1995 of Alas Chircanas .On 29Feb2012, Aeroperlas ceased full operations. However on 06Mar2012, however, Aeroperlas made its last official scheduled flight from Tocumen Airport to Bocas del Toro, thus ending 41 years of operation]

Aerolineas Islas de las Perlas >AeroPerlas

 Aerolineas la Gaviota

1978* - 1979*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Marcos

1980* - date

Venezuela

Aerolineas Marcos was founded in 1980

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 Aerolineas Marcos

2005* - 2008*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerolíneas Mas

2005 - date

Dominican_Republic

Aerolíneas Mas was founded in 2005 & started operations as a charter airline

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 Aerolineas Mayas

**** - ****

Guatemala

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Medellin

1976 - 1979*

Colombia

AEROLINEAS MEDELLIN was formed as AEROTABO

Aerotabo >Aerolineas Medellin

 Aerolineas Mexicanas

1955* - 1960

Mexico

Aerolineas Mexicanas was founded in 1955 [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01Oct1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Aerolineas Mexicanas >>Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

 Aerolineas Morelos

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Moxi

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Pampeanas

1997* - 1998

Argentina

Aerolineas Pampeanas was founded in 1997

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 Aerolineas Peruanas Carga

1968* - 1968*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Principal (Principal Airlines)

2003* - 2009

Chile

Charter services out of Arturo Merlina Benitez International Airport. PAL was formed as Aerolineas Principal in Sep2003. PAL Airlines ceased operations on Sep2014 & in early 2015 it was declared bankrupt by a Chilean court for tax evasion

Aerolineas Principal >PAL Airlines

 Aerolineas Salvador

1970s

El_Salvador

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas SOSA

1984 - date

Honduras

Aerolineas SOSA was formed in 1984 & operations started on 30Jun1984 (Scheduled domestic passenger charter services)

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 Aerolineas Sudamericanas

2008 - 2008

Bolivia

Aerolineas Sudamericanas was founded in 2007 & started operations in Mar2008. Ceased in May2008 due to financial problems - It was a domestic scheduled carrier operating from Santa Cruz Viru Viru International (VVI / SLVR)

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 Aerolineas TAO

1968 - 1974

Colombia

Aerolineas TAO was founded in Neiva in the 1960s as Aerolíneas TAO (known as Taxi Aéreo Opita and ceased operations in 1974

TAO (Taxi Aereo Opita) >Aerolineas TAO

 Aerolineas Trans Mexico

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Universal

(2001)

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Urraca

**** - ****

Panama

No further information at this time

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 Aerolineas Vega

1963 - 1969

Mexico

Aerolineas Vega was formed as LAGOSA in 1950

LAGOSA >Aerolineas Vega

 Aerolink Air Services

1999* - 2010*

Australia

Charter operator out Kingsford Smith Airport, Mascot, NSW

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 AeroLink Uganda

2012 - date

Uganda

No further information at this time

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 Aerolit Airline

1994* - 2000*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 AeroLitoral

1995 - 2007

Mexico

[Aeromexico Connect was formed as Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) in 1988 & operations started on 30Jun1989. AeroLitoral was rebranded as Aeromexico Connect on 22Nov2007. Scheduled, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier providing feeder flights for Mexicana]

Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) + Aerovias de Poniente =>AeroLitoral >Aeromexico Connect

 Aerollano (Aerovias del Llano)

1989* - 1989*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Lloyd Flugreisen Luftverkehrs

1981 - 1990*

West_Germany

Aero-Lloyd Flugreisen Luftverkehrs was formed on 05Dec1980. Operations began in Mar1981 and scheduled services were introduced on 31Oct1988. Itoperated passenger charter flights from Frankfurt, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Munich, Hannover, Nurnberg, and Stuttgart to Mediterranean and Canary Island holiday resorts and to the Middle East. The company operated scheduled domestic services from Frankfurt to Hamburg and Munich, and from Hamburg to Dusseldorf. A Munich-London (Gatwick) service was inaugurated on 01Dec1989

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 Aerolloyd Iguassu

1933 - 1939

Brazil

Aerolloyd Iguassú was founded in the beginning of 1933, in Curitiba & started operations on 20Jul1933. Sold to VASP on 28Oct1939

Aerolloyd Iguassu >>VASP

 Aerolloyd Polish Airlines (Polska Linja Lotnicza Aerolloyd)

1922 - 1925

Poland

Aerolloyd Polish Airlines was established in 1922 & the company launches regular flights from Gdańsk to Warsaw and onward from there to Lwów 05Sep1922

Aerolloyd Warszawa >Aerolot + Aero TZ =>LOT Polish Airlines

 AeroLogic

2009 - date

Germany

AeroLogic was formed in 2007. DHL Express/Lufthansa Cargo joint venture based in Leipzig

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 Aerolot

1925 - 1928

Poland

Aerolot was formed as Aerolloyd Warszawa in 1922 by Ignacy Wygard, Bronisław Dunin-Żuchowski and Kazimierz Unruch

Aerolloyd Warszawa >Aerolot + Aero TZ =>LOT Polish Airlines

 Aerolux Air Company

2007 - 2010*

Ukraine

No further information at this time

Kirovograd Aviation Enterprise >Air Kirovograd >Kirovohradavia >Aerolux Air Company

 AeroLyon (Aero Lyon)

1996 - 2001

France

AeroLyon (Aero Lyon) was formed in 1996. Ceased operations in late 2001 and intended to restart under the name of L-Air but unfortunately it did not happen

AeroLyon (Aero Lyon) >L-Air

 Aerom

2006* - 2007

Moldova

No further information at this time

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 Aeromaan

2002 - date

Mexico

Aeromaan is based in San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí & was established in 2002 by a group of investors and began operations in Jun2002

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 AeroMajestic Airlines

2011 - 2012*

Philippines

On 19Sep2011, AeroMajestic Airlines's inaugural flight took to the sky with the launch of its maiden flight from Zamboanga International Airport in Zamboanga City to Lumbia Airport in Cagayan de Oro City

AeroMajestic Charter Services >Aero Majestic Airways

 AeroMajestic Charter Services

2010 - 2011

Philippines

No further information at this time

AeroMajestic Charter Services >Aero Majestic Airways

 Aeromak

(2009)

Macedonia

JAT Airways planned to launch a new subsidiary in Macedonia, tentatively called Aeromak (formed in 2009), seems to have failed after it has not received an operating license

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 Aeromapa Brasil

1998* - date

Brazil

Aeromapa Brasil was founded in 1998

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 Aeromar

1990* - date

Mexico

Aeromar was established on 29Jan1987 and started operations on 05Nov1987 as Transportes Aeromar

Transportes Aerom >Aeromar

 Aeromar Airlines

1968 - 2003

Dominican_Republic

Aeromar Airlines was formed in 1968 as a scheduled and charter, international passenger and cargo carrier operating out of Santa Domingo. Ceased operations late 2003

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 Aeromarine

2003* - 2008*

Madagascar

No further information at this time

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 Aeromarine Airways

1921 - 1924

USA

No further information at this time

Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

 Aero-Marine Enterprises

(****)

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company

1920* - 1920

USA

Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company merged with Florida West Indies Airways to form Aeromarine West Indies

Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

 Aeromarine West Indies Airways

1920 - 1921

USA

AEROMARINE WEST INDIES AIRWAYS was formed by a merger between AEROMARINE AIRWAYS (1919-1920) and FLORIDA WEST INDIES AIRWAYS (1920-1920). Flew the first US international Key West, Florida and Havana, Cuba on 01Nov1920

Aeromarine Sightseeing and Navigation Company + Florida West Indies Airways =>Aeromarine West Indies >Aeromarine Airways

 Aeromaritime

**** - ****

Senegal

No further information at this time

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 Aeromaritime (Compagnie Aeromaritime d'Affretement)

1967 - 1990

France

Aeromaritime was founded in 1966 & became operational on 11Jan1967. B737-33A and Super Guppy operator that was originally a subsiduary of UTA & renamed to Airbus Inter Transport

Aeromaritime >Airbus Inter Transport

 Aeromarket

1984 - 1989

Spain

Aeromarket was renamed to ARM Palfe

Aeromarket >ARM Palfe

 Aeromas

1946* - 1949

Belgium_Congo

No further information at this time

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 Aeromas

1983 - date

Uruguay

Aeromas was formed and started operations in 1983 as a banner towing business. It evolved into public transport in 1988 becoming Uruguay's largest air taxi company. It is wholly owned by Southern Cross (It operates domestic services as well as international charter flights to Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay for several large corporations and government agencies. It also operates training and air ambulance flights. Its main base is Carrasco International Airport, Montevideo)

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 Aeromaster Airways

1989 - date

Ecuador

Aeromaster Airways was formed in 1989

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 Aeromaya

1966 - 1967

Mexico

Aeromaya was formed on 01Nov1966, by merger of ASSA, which itself had taken over Aero Taxi SA of Merida & Servicio Aereo Gomez-Mendez

Aero Taxi SA of Merida >>ASSA + Servicio Aereo Gomez Mendez =>Aeromaya

 Aeromech

1951 - 1971

USA

Aeromech Airlines was founded by Angelo C. Koukoulis in 1951 as Aeromech. Renamed in 1971 to current name . Merged with Wright Airlines (1966-1985*) [WRIGHT AIRLINES was an Air taxi operator founded by Gerald Weller flying Cleveland-Detroit & Columbus & Dayton & Pittsburgh in 1966. Merged with AIR COMMUTER and TYME AIRLINES in 1968 and AEROMECH AIRLINES in 1983. Company was named after the Wright Brothers. Went bankrupt in 1984 and stopped all routes except Cleveland-Detroit in 1985]

Aeromech >Aeromech Airlines >>Wright Airlines

 Aeromech Airlines

1971 - 1983

USA

Aeromech Airlines was founded by Angelo C. Koukoulis in 1951 as Aeromech. Renamed in 1971 to current name . Merged with Wright Airlines (1966-1985*) [WRIGHT AIRLINES was an Air taxi operator founded by Gerald Weller flying Cleveland-Detroit & Columbus & Dayton & Pittsburgh in 1966. Merged with AIR COMMUTER and TYME AIRLINES in 1968 and AEROMECH AIRLINES in 1983. Company was named after the Wright Brothers. Went bankrupt in 1984 and stopped all routes except Cleveland-Detroit in 1985]

Aeromech >Aeromech Airlines >>Wright Airlines

 Aeromega

2003 - 2003*

UK

Aeromega acquired Directflight in 2003

Directflight >>Aeromega

 Aeromet

1999* - date

Chile

Aeromet operates out of Santiago de Chile Arturo Merino Benítez International (SCL)

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 AeroMexico (i)

1972 - 1978

Mexico

AeroMexico entered bankruptcy and was liquidated in 1988. Governemt stepped & renamed it to Transportes Aéreos Federales [AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01Oct1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

 AeroMexico (ii)

1988 - date

Mexico

AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01Oct1988 - International and regional passenger and cargo airline

Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

 AeroMéxico Cargo

2004* - date

Mexico

AeroMéxico Cargo had AeroMexpress Cargo merge in in 2004

AeroMexpress Cargo >>AeroMéxico Cargo

 Aeromexico Connect

2007 - date

Mexico

Aeromexico Connect was formed as Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) in 1988 & operations started on 30Jun1989. AeroLitoral was rebranded as Aeromexico Connect on 22Nov2007. Scheduled, international, regional and domestic passenger carrier providing feeder flights for Mexicana

Litoral (Servicios Aereos Litoral) + Aerovias de Poniente =>AeroLitoral >Aeromexico Connect

 Aeroméxico Travel

2008 - 2011

Mexico

Aeromexico Travel started operations on 02Jun2008. Aeroméxico closed its charter subsidiary in Aug2011

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 AeroMexpress Cargo

1994 - 2004

Mexico

AeroMéxico Cargo was established in 1990 and started operations on 09Jun1994 to manage Aeromexico's cargo operations. It had AeroMexpress Cargo merge in in 2004

AeroMexpress Cargo >>AeroMéxico Cargo

 Aeromextour

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeromil

2000 - 2000

Australia

No further information at this time

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 Aeromina

1989* - 1989*

Bolivia

No further information at this time

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 Aeromisiones

1964* - 1967*

Argentina

Aeromisiones operated taxi and charter services in the Misiones province

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 Aero-Mitla

1985* - 2006*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeromonterrey

1991* - 1995

Mexico

Aeromonterrey had domestic passenger services suspended in 1995

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 Aeromorelos

1996* - 2005*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeromost Kharkiv (Aeromost-Kharkov Airlines)

2002* - 2007

Ukraine

Aeromost Kharkiv was formed on 06Jun2002 & went into bankruptcy in Jun2007

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 Aeron Aviation

(****)

USA

Unsure if Aeron Aviation was an operating airline

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 Aeron International Airlines

1979 - 1989

USA

Aeron International Airlines was a cargo charter carrier whose other activities include aircraft leasing and sales, flight operations management, and technical support Services. Operations began in Apr1079

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 Aeronausa de Mexico

1987* - 1987*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeronaut

1922 - 1927

USSR

Aeronaut was established on 22Mar1921 & ceased operations on 11Jan1927. Estonian carrier that operated into Finland in 1923

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 Aeronaut Air Services

1966* - 1966*

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aeronaut International Travel Club

1971* - 1975

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aeronautica (Gira Globo Aeronáutica)

2001 - date

Angola

Aeronautica was formed in 2001

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 Aeronautica de la Sierra

1939* - 1939*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeronautica del Sur

1932* - 1939*

Mexico

Aeronautica del Sur was formed in 1932 & served Villahermosa-Tenosique

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 Aeronautical Services

(****)

USA

No further information at this time

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 AeroNav Air Services

1997 - date

Kenya

Daily scheduled flights are operated to Ukunda, Mombasa, Malindi, Amboseli and Lamu. The airline also operates charters out of Wilson Airport and Ukunda to other parts of eastern and central Africa

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 Aeronaves Alimentadoras

1968 - 1977*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeronaves Alimentadores

1968* - 1970

Mexico

Aeronaves Alimentadores was formed in 1968 as a subsidiary of Aeronaves de Mexico to operate third-level services and also freight flights. Early in 1970 Aeronaves Alimentadores was succeeded by four separate third-level associates of Aeronaves de Mexico; Aeronaves del Centro, del Este, del Oeste and del Sur. Three more associates were formed later

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 Aeronaves Borinquena

**** - ****

Dominican_Republic

No further information at this time

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 Aeronaves de Mexico

1934 - 1972

Mexico

[AeroMexico was founded on 14Sep1934 by Antonio Diaz Lombardo & commenced operations as Aerovias de Mexico on 15Sep1934. Acquired TRANSPORTES AEREOS de PACIFICO in 1940, TAXI AEREO de OAXACA in 1943 and LINEAS AEREAS JESUS SARABIA in 1944. Also acquired was LAMSA in 1952, Aerovias REFORMA in 1954, AEROLINEAS MEXICANAS and TRANS MAR de CORTES in 1960, Aerovias GUEST in 1961. Commenced operations with current name on 01Oct1988 International and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Aerovias de Mexico >AeroMexico >Transportes Aéreos Federales >Aeromexico

 Aeronaves de Oaxaca

1951 - 1952

Mexico

No further information at this time - [LAUSA was formed by the merger of TRANSPORTES AEREOS TAMPICO, AERONAVES de OAXACA and SANSA. Renamed to LAUMSA]

Transportes Aereos Tampico + Aeronaves de Oaxaca + SANSA =>LAUSA >LAUMSA

 Aeronaves de Panama

1962* - 1963*

Panama

Aeronaves de Panama was a charter operator that ferried live cattle from Copenhagen to the Middle East. Based out of Tocumen International Airport

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 Aeronaves del Centro

1973* - 1973*

Mexico

Aeronaves del Centro operated third level services from Mexico City to four other centres

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 Aeronaves del Centro

1980 - 1987

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aeronaves del Este

1973* - 1973*

Mexico

Aeronaves del Este operated third level services from Mexico City to four other centres

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 Aeronaves del Maya

1973* - 1973*

Mexico

Aeronaves del Maya operated third level services with Twin Otters from Merida to Isla Mujeres and Cozumel in the Yucatan in association with Aeronaves de Mexico

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 Aeronaves del Norte

1973* - 1973*

Mexico

Aeronaves del Norte operated services thrice-weekly in Lower California

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 Aeronaves del Oeste

1973* - 1973*

Mexico

Aeronaves del Oeste operated a third-level network

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 Aeronaves del Peru

1965* - 1996*

Peru

Aeronaves del Peru was an international charter cargo airline based in Lima & formed in 1965

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 Aeronaves del Sur

1973* - 1973*

Mexico

Aeronaves del Sur operated feeder services radiating from Mexico City to seven other points

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 Aeronaves del Sureste

1973* - 1973*

Mexico

Aeronaves del Sureste operated third level services from Mexico City to six other centres

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 Aeronaves Dodero

1945* - 1945

Argentina

Aeronaves Dodero was renamed into Compañía Argentina de Aeronavegación Dodero S.A. - [Aviación del Litoral Fluvial Argentino or A.L.F.A. was a joint venture established on 16May1946 by the Argentine government, through national decree 13 532, and the merger of Corporación Sudamericana de Servicios Aéreos S.A. (CSSA) and Company Dodero Navigation Argentina SA (CDNA)] [Aerolineas Argentinas was formed on 14May1949 by the unification of Zonda, Aeroposta Argentina SA ALFA (Avacion del Litoral Fluvial Argentino) and FAMA (Flota Aerea Mercante Argentina) which connected the Argentine Republic from the early 1930s. Commenced operations on 07Dec1950. Regular services of Aerolineas Argentinas between Buenos Aires and Santa Cruz de la Sierra (Bolivia), with stops in Cordoba and Salta, was inaugurated on 27Jan1953 - Flag carrier of Argentina and is an international and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Aeronaves Dodero >CDNA + DoderoCSSA =>ALFA =>Aerolineas Argentinas

 Aeronaves Queen (Queen Air)

1998* - 2004

Dominican_Republic

Aeronaves Queen was founded in 1998 and closed in 2004

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 Aeronaves TSM

1994 - date

Mexico

Aeronaves TSM is based in Saltillo, Mexico. Founded in 1995 & started operations the same year, and operates both chartered flights and cargo operations

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 Aeroneftekhim

1996* - 1996*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aeronexus Corporate

2002* - date

South_Africa

Aeronexus Corporate was formed in 2002 by Sven Petersen and Gavin Harrison, who have both been involved in the aviation industry for over 30 years. In January 2010 Aeronexus Corporate (Pty) Ltd. was purchased from 1time Holdings by Sven and Gavin, and now focuses mainly on worldwide charter operations

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 Aeronica (Aerolineas Nicaraguenses)

1981 - 1992

Nicaragua

Aerolíneas Nicaragüenses S.A., operating as Aeronica, was an airline headquartered in the capital Managua. It was founded & began operations in 1981 as a consequence of the demise of LANICA in 1979. In 1992 Aeronica lost its air operating license and ceased its flights, In 1994 Grupo Taca re-established the airline as Nica Airlines, with new colors and fleet, ten years after Taca again shutdown the airlines (It operated scheduled passenger flights within Central America, as well as to Mexico City and the United States out of its hub at the city's Augusto C. Sandino International Airport)

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 Aeronika Airline

1996* - 1999

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aeronord

2006* - 2007

Moldova

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Nord

1965 - 1965

Denmark

No further information at this time - [Internord was formed by the merger of Denmark's Aero-Nord (formed in 1965) and Sweden's Osterman Air Charter. Ceased trading in 1968]

Sveaflyg >Osterman Air Charter + Aero-Nord =>Internord

 Aero-Nord Sweden

1955* - 1956*

Sweden

No further information at this time

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 Aeronorte

1955* - 1959

Argentina

Aeronorte was authorised to provide aerial services by resolution of the Ministry of Transport No. 187 of 1955 in the name of Gertrudis Hermann de Zettelman of El Dorado, Misiones. It ceased operations in 1959

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 Aeronorte

2008* - date

Portugal

Aeronorte is a Business/Private Charter carrier based out of Braga

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 Aeronorte (Aerovias del Norte)

1972 - 1986

Colombia

Lineas Aereas Suramericanas was formed in 1986 & operations started on 30Jun1972 as Aeronorte (Aerovias del Norte)

Aeronorte (Aerovias del Norte) >Lineas Aereas Suramericanas

 Aeronorte (Empresa de Transportes Aereos Norte do Brasil)

1950 - 1961

Brazil

Aeronorte was founded on 20Dec1949 - [REAL was formed in 1946 as REDES ESTADUAIS AEREAS by a former VASP pilot, Linneu Gomes in Sao Paulo. Flew it's first flight with a DC3 in 1946 to Rio. Renamed to REAL TRANSPORTES AEREOS in 1946 after becoming a corporation. Amalgamated with LINHAS AEREAS WRIGHT and LINHAS AEREAS NATAL in 1949. Further expansion happened in 1951 when L.A.T.B. was purchased. International routes started in 1951. 1954 saw the purchase of 87% of Aerovias Brazil (which continued it's own name). Around this time AERONORTE was taken over. 85% of Nacional was purchased in 1956 (again retained own identity). Later in 1956 saw the formation of the REAL consotium which started rationalisation of routes and aircraft. In 1961 Aerovias BRAZIL was taken over by VARIG and shorlty after the consortium merged into VARIG] - [Varig was founded on 07May1927 by Otto Ernst Meyer-Labastille. Operations started on 22Jun1927 & international operations commenced on 02Aug1955 The airline expanded by the acquisition of AERO GERAL in 1951. Acquired REAL Consortium in 1961 making it largest airline in South America. Acquired CRUZEIRO do SUL in 1975. On 28Jan2000, all cargo operations were united under a new airline named VarigLog. In 2005, Varig went into judicial re-organisation, and in 2006 it was split into two companies informally known as "old" Varig, heir to the original airline, ceased operations on 20Jul2006 and is now defunct, and "new" Varig, a new company fully integrated into Gol Airlines. International and regional passenger and cargo airline that was the flag carrier of Brazil]

Aeronorte >>Transportes Aereos Nacionale >>Varig >>Gol

 Aeronova

(****)

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 Aeronova

1996 - 2016

Spain

Aeronova was founded in 1996. Valencia based cargo and passenger charter carrier [Palma de Mallorca Son Sant Joan based Air Europa Express began commercial flights on 11Jan2016. At the beginning of 2016, Air Europa bought Aeronova as a low-cost subsidiary, renaming it Air Europa Express (not to be confused with the already dissolved Air Europa Express (1996))]

Aeronova >Air Europa Express (ii)

 Aeropa

1958 - 1960

Switzerland

No further information at this time

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 Aeropa

1974 - 1975

Italy

No further information at this time

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 AeroPacifico (Aeroservicios de la Costa)

2002 - date

Mexico

AeroPacifico was formed in 2000 & started operations in May2002

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 Aeropalas

1971* - 1974

Argentina

Aeropalas was formed in 1971

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 Aeropanamericano

2000* - 2012*

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aeropantanal

2002* - 2002*

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aeroparaguaná

2013 - date

Venezuela

Aeroparaguaná is a virtual carrier based out of Las Piedras Josefa Camejo (LSP)

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 Aeropartner

2004* - date

Czech_Republic

Aeropartner is a charter operator based out of Prague International Airport

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 Aerope 3S Aviation

2001* - 2001*

France

No further information at this time

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 Aeropelican Air Services

1971 - 2013

Australia

Aeropelican Air Services was established on 23Oct1968 & started operations on 01Jul1971. First operator of GAF Nomad in 1975. Commuter airline operating out of Sydney Airport. Brindabella Airlines & Aeropelican merged

Aeropelican Air Services >>Brindabella Airlines

 AeroPerlas (Aerolineas Pacifico Atlantico)

1987* - 2012

Panama

AeroPerlas was founded in Jun1970 as Aerolíneas Islas de las Perlas and started operations shortly after. Aeroperlas absorbed part of the fleet in 1995 of Alas Chircanas .On 29Feb2012, Aeroperlas ceased full operations. However on 06Mar2012, however, Aeroperlas made its last official scheduled flight from Tocumen Airport to Bocas del Toro, thus ending 41 years of operation

Aerolíneas Islas de las Perlas >AeroPerlas

 AeroPeru (Empresa de Transporte Aéreo del Perú)

1973 - 1999

Peru

AeroPeru was formed in 1973 to take over operations of SATCO, a Peruvian Army predecessor. Its maiden flight was held on 03Oct1973. Aeroperú was forced to suspend all flight operations on 10Mar1999. Several plans for a relaunch were made, which included a possible buy-in of Continental Airlines or a take-over by a group of foreign investors. None of these materialized, and Aeroperú was liquidated on 18Aug1999. Most of its route network as well as the role of Peruvian flag carrier was taken over by newly founded LAN Perú

Lineas Aereas Nacionales >TAM <=SATCO + TANS =>AeroPeru

 Aeropesca Colombia

1965 - 1983

Colombia

Inter (Intercontinental de Aviación) was originally founded as Aeropesca Colombia in 1962. Its operations started on 03Jun1983 & ceased on Sep2005

Aeropesca Colombia >Inter

 Aero-Pioneer of Africa

2015* - date

Uganda

Aero-Pioneer of Africa (APA) is a wholly owned subsidiary and the operating arm of the Aero-Pioneer Group. Passenger charter carrier based out of Nairobi Wilson (WIL)

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 Aeroplan

1965 - 1967

Argentina

Aeroplan Integration de Servicios Aereos Argentinas was an non-scheduled freight carrier which was formed in 1962 and which was granted domestic and international certificates in 1963. Services began in Sep1965

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 Aeroplane Co

1963* - 1963*

Argentina

Aeroplane Co was a non-scheduled carrier

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 Aeropol Przedsiebiorstow Uslug Lotnicze

1974 - 1995

Poland

No further information at this time

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 Aeroport Express

(2012)

Netherlands

No further information at this time

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 Aeroportul

2004* - 2007

Moldova

No further information at this time

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 Aeroposta Argentina

1929 - 1949

Argentina

Aeroposta Argentina SA was formed in Buenos Aires on 05Sep1927& its inaugural flight on 01Nov1929, flying from an airfield at Villa Harding Green to Comodoro Rivadavia - [Aerolineas Argentinas was formed on 14May1949 by the unification of Zonda, Aeroposta Argentina SA ALFA (Avacion del Litoral Fluvial Argentino) and FAMA (Flota Aerea Mercante Argentina) which connected the Argentine Republic from the early 1930s. Commenced operations on 07Dec1950. Regular services of Aerolineas Argentinas between Buenos Aires and Santa Cruz de la Sierra (Bolivia), with stops in Cordoba and Salta, was inaugurated on 27Jan1953 - Flag carrier of Argentina and is an international and regional passenger and cargo airline]

Zonda + Aeroposta Argentina + ALFA + FAMA =>Aerolineas Argentinas

 Aeroposta Nacional

1931 - 1932

Argentina

Aeroposta Argentina “rented” its assets to the national government, which renamed its temporary acquisition Aeroposta Nacional on 29Sep1931

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 Aeropostal (Alas de Venezuela)

1960 - 2017

Venezuela

Aeropostal was founded as Cie Générale Aéropostale on 03Jul1929. Renamed to Linea Aerea Venezolana (LAV) on 01Jan1935, when the Venezuelan Government took over the assets of French Cie Générale Aéropostale. Acquired TACA de VENEZUELA and it was fully absorbed in in 1958. Ceased operations in 1994 but restarted in 1997. International flights to the USA started in 1998. In Jul2003 Aeropostal Alas de Venezuela bought a significant stake in the Sol Air (Honduras) (45%), and rebranded the airline AeroHonduras. On 24Aug2017, Aerospostal ceased operations. The Board of Directors announced the cease of operations of the airline, due to financial and economical problems. Restarted limited operations in early Sep2017 but ceased again on 24Sep2017. It is hoping to restart in 1Q2018(Scheduled domestic and international passenger carrier)

Cie Générale Aéropostale +>Linea Aerea Venezolana (LAV) >Aeropostal

 Aeropostal Alas de Centroamerica

2005 - 2006

Costa_Rica

Aeropostal Alas de Centroamerica was established in 2003 in San José by Aeropostal Alas de Venezuela as Aeropostal Alas de Centroamerica. It started operations in 2005

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 AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico (i)

1991 - 1998

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico (ii)

2001 - 2010

Mexico

AeroPostal Cargo de Mexico was founded by Cap. Raúl Armando Winder Salazar in 2001. Started operations in Mexico City on 06Sep2001

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 Aéropostale

1927 - 1933

France

Lignes Aérienns Latécoère started operations on 25Dec1918 & rebranded as Aéropostale in 1927. Aéropostale started regular flights between Rio de Janeiro and Natal on 22Nov1927 [AIR FRANCE was formed by a merger of 5 airlines in 1933 (CGTA (Founded in 1919), CIDNA (Cie International de Navigation Aerienne), AIR-UNION, AIR-ORIENT and AEROPOSTALE. Also acqired the assets of Cie General Aeropostale in the same year. Rationalised in 1948 along with AIR BLANC and AIR FRANCE TRANSATLANTIQUE to form the modern AIR FRANCE. On 12Jan1990, the operations of all government owned airlines, Air France, Air Inter, Air Charter and UTA, were merged into the Air France Group. AIR FRANCE EUROPE was integrated into the parent company in 1997]

Lignes Aérienns Latécoère >Aéropostale +>Air France

 Aeroprakt KZ

2009* - 2010

Kazakhstan

No further information at this time

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 AeroPro

1988* - 2010

Canada

AeroPro was formed in 1988

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 Aeroproveedora Proa

1974* - 1974*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aeropuebla (Puebla Airlines)

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeropuelche

2003* - 2004*

Chile

No further information at this time

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 AeroPuma

1985* - 1997

El_Salvador

AeroPuma was formed in 1985

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 Aeroput

1927* - 1947

Yugoslavia

Nil further at this time - [Air Serbia was founded as Aeroput on 17Jun1927, renamed to JAT on 01Apr1947. Started operations on 15Apr1947, Renamed again on 08Aug2003 to JAT Airways when the name Jugoslavia was replaced by Serbia & Montenegro. Again reformed, as Air Serbia on 26Oct2013]

Aeroput >JAT (Jugoslovenski Aerotransport) >JAT Airways >Air Serbia

 AeroQuetzal

1991 - 1992

Guatemala

AeroQuetzal was founded in 1991 & ceased operations in 1992 due to financial problems

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 AeroRegional

1980* - 2003

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aeroregional

2018 - date

Ecuador

Aeroregional was rebranded from Aéreoregional (2017-2018) - It is a passenger charter carrier based out of Cuenca Mariscal Lamar International (CUE)

AéreoRegional >Aeroregional

 Aerorental Cargo del Caribe

1986 - 1989*

Dominican_Republic

No further information at this time

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 AeroRescate

2016* - date

Chile

AeroRescate is an ambulance helicopter company with more than 1,000 aeromedical evacuations performed throughout the country with zero accidents [Aerovias DAP was formed in 1979 & operations started on 30Jun1979. The name, DAP is the acronym of its creator, Domingo Andrés Pivcevic. It operates charter and schedule flights, based in Punta Arenas. The DAP group is a consortium formed by Aerovías DAP, AeroRescate, Aerovías DAP, Antarctic Airways, DAP Antarctica, DAP Helicópeteros and Mineral Airways]

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 Aerorutas

2002* - 2002*

Argentina

No further information at this time

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 Aerosaab

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerosanta

**** - ****

Chile

No further information at this time

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 Aerosegovia

1994* - 2003

Nicaragua

Aerosegovia ceased operations in Mar2003 after the Nicaraguan Civil Aeronautics agency revoked the operating license due to lack of spare parts and other irregularities

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 Aeroserv (Aero Services)

1974 - 1979*

Barbados

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Service

2010* - date

Russia

Aero-Service is charter airline based in Makhachkala which operated regular flights until Jun2012. Now solely operates flights for aerial work as of Jul2012

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 Aero-Service (Aero Service)

1967 - date

Republic_of_Congo

Aero-Service was founded & started operations as an air freight transport department of a frozen food company in 1967, it later became independent

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 Aeroservice Cargo

1998 - 1999

Ukraine

No further information at this time

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 AeroService Kazakhstan Aviakompaniasy

1991* - 1999

Kazakhstan

AeroService Kazakhstan Aviakompaniasy was founded in 1991 (Charter flights to Europe, South Korea and Pakistan. Eventually ceased operating)

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 Aeroservices

(****)

UK

No further information at this time

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 Aeroservicios de Californa

1966* - 1978

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroservicios del Suroeste

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroservicios Milenio

2009* - 2012*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroservicios Monterrey

2004* - 2006*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aeroservicios Ranger

2004* - 2006*

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aeroservico

1961 - 1992*

Mexico

Aeroservico started operating in central Mexico in 1961 and has a controlling interest in Lineas Aereas de la Sierra

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 Aero-Servicos SARL

2010* - 2010*

Mozambique

No further information at this time

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 Aeroservis Chita

2016* - date

Russia

Aeroservis Chita is a scheduled passenger carrier based at Chita (HTA)

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 Aeroservis Makhachkala

1996* - 2016

Russia

Aeroservis Makhachkala was a passenger charter carrier that was rebranded to Pioneer Regional Airlines. It's AOC was revoked in early 2017 but it hopes t0 restart

Aeroservis Makhachkala >Pioneer Regional Airlines

 Aerosierra de Durango

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Smith

2000* - date

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerosmith Airlines

1967* - 1968

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerosol

2005* - 2005*

Unknown

No further information at this time

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 AEROSOL (Aerovias Sol de Colombia)

1989* - 1999

Colombia

No further information at this time

Aviasur >AEROSOL

 Aerospace Consortium International

1998* - date

Kenya

Aerospace Consortium International is an air licensed private owned Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO) based operator airline established in 1998 for the express purpose of providing a professional, cost-effective alternative to the airfreight community for domestic as well as regional consignments

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 Aerospace Express

1996* - 2004*

South_Africa

No further information at this time

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 Aerospace One

2013 - 2013

Greece

No further information at this time

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 Aerospace Travel Club

1966 - 1966

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerostan

2004* - 2005*

Kyrgyzstan

Aerostan was founded in 2004

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 Aerostar

1979* - 1984

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerostar

1997 - date

Ukraine

Aerostar started operations on 18Aug1997 and operates charter flights within Ukraine and to neighbouring CIS countries. Its main base is Kiev-Zhulyany Airport

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 AeroStar Brazil

2004* - 2009*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 AeroStar Taxi Aereo

1995* - date

Brazil

AeroStar Taxi Aereo was founded in 1995

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 Aerostarz (Skystar)

1997* - 2000

Russia

Airstars was formed as Aerostarz (also known as Skystar) in 1997. Adopted current name in 2000. Scheduled and ad-hoc cargo services from Moscow Domodedovo. AOC revoked

Aerostarz >Airstars

 Aerosucre

1969 - date

Colombia

Aerosucre was formed in 1969 & operations started on 30Jun1969 (Regional and domestic services within the Americas)

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 Aerosucre Airlines

(2013)

Venezuela

No further information at this time

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 Aerosun International

1978* - 1982

USA

No further information at this time

Red Carpet Flying Service >Aerosun International

 Aerosur

1970* - 1970

Argentina

No further information at this time

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 AeroSur

1992 - 2012

Bolivia

AeroSur was founded in Apr1992 by a merger of existing charter companies. Started operations on 24Aug1992 & ceased on 17May2012. AOC was revoked on 20Jul2012 - it operated a network of domestic and international scheduled passenger flights with its hub at the city's Viru Viru International Airport

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 Aerosur

1993* - 1993

Uruguay

Ceased operations in 1993 but actually intended to restart. Based in Montevideo

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 Aerosur

1996 - 1996

Peru

No further information at this time

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 Aerosur Paraguay

(2008)

Paraguay

Aerosur Paraguay was the Paraguayan subsiduary of the Bolivlian airline but unfortunately never started operations

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 AeroSur Patagonia

1994 - 1995

Argentina

No further information at this time

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 Aerosvit Airlines

1999 - 2013

Ukraine

Aerosvit Airlines was founded on 25Mar1994 as Aerosweet Airlines. Commenced operations on 15Apr1994 & ceased on 13Feb2013 - Scheduled and charter passenger carrier

Aerosweet Airlines >Aerosvit Airlines

 Aerosweet Airlines

1994 - 1999

Ukraine

- [Aerosvit Airlines was founded on 25Mar1994 as Aerosweet Airlines. Commenced operations on 15Apr1994 & ceased on 13Feb2013]

Aerosweet Airlines >Aerosvit Airlines

 Aerosynchro Aviation

2007 - date

Sweden

IBA (International Business Air) was established and started operations in 1983 as an air-taxi operator. Rebranded as Aerosynchro Aviation

IBA (International Business Air) >Aerosynchro Aviation

 Aerotabo (Transportes Aereos de Bolivar)

1975* - 1976

Colombia

No further information at this time

Aerotabo >Aerolineas Medellin

 AeroTACA (Aerotransportes Casanare)

1996 - 2005

Colombia

AeroTACA was formed as Aerotaxi Casanare in 1965

Aerotaxi Casanare >Aerotaca

 Aerotal (Aerovias Territoriales de Colombia)

1973 - 1983

Colombia

TAL (Taxi Aereo Lianero, S.A.) is formed at Bogota in 1971 to offer nonscheduled DC3 passenger and freight service to various nearby towns - The company is reorganized in 1975, changed its name to Aerotal Colombia, and initiated scheduled passenger services with its fleet of two DC-3s and a newly received DC-4

TAL (Taxi Aereo el Lianero) >Aerotal

 Aerotamatan

2004* - 2004*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerotarg Poznań Aviation Society

1921 - 1921

Poland

The short-lived Aerotarg Poznań Aviation Society was founded on 21May1921 & set up the first regular Poznań-Warsaw flights. Ceased operations on 19Jun1921. Considered the forerunner of Polish aviation

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 Aerotax

2000* - 2002*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 AeroTaxi

**** - ****

Panama

No further information at this time

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 AeroTaxi

1990* - 1992*

Canada

AeroTaxi operated Centrevile-Quebec-Montreal-St Hubert

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 AeroTaxi

1996* - 2005

Cuba

AeroTaxi was a charter airline based at Cayo Largo and Varadero. The state-owned Aerotaxi operated basic services within Cuba and some Caribbean charters

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 Aerotaxi

2000* - date

Czech_Republic

Aerotaxi was founded in 2000. The carrier operates passenger and cargo chartered services to destinations across Europe. Aerotaxi s.r.o is part of Karel Holoubek AS

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 Aerotaxi

2004* - 2005*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Taxi

1961 - 1964*

Netherlands

No further information at this time

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 Aero-taxi

2005* - 2012

Czech_Republic

- [Air Bohemia was established in 2005 as Aero-taxi. It has been operating as an independent part of the company. commercial transportation under the new name of Air Bohemia since 2012]

Aero-taxi >Air Bohemia

 Aerotaxi (Avianca Aerotaxi)

1948* - 1974

Colombia

Aerotaxi was a Colombian subsidiary of Avianca operating under a non-regular mode. It was founded in 1948 to provide services to remote communities

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 Aerotaxi Abaete

1979* - 1995

Brazil

ABAETE LINHAS AEREAS is a scheduled and charter domestic passenger airline that was formed as AEROTAXI ABAETE in 1979. Acquired ATLANTA TAXI AEREO in 1985. Expanded into scheduled services in 1995 under current name

Aerotaxi Abaete >Abaete Linhas Aereas

 Aerotaxi Americano

1978* - 1979*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi Casanare

1965 - 1996

Colombia

AeroTACA was formed as Aerotaxi Casanare in 1965

Aerotaxi Casanare >Aerotaca

 Aerotaxi Condor

1965* - 1972*

Colombia

Aerotaxi Condor was a subsidiary of Aerovias Condor de Colombia, offers air-taxi services using Cessna T-50s between Cartagena, Tolu, Turro, Macangue, Mompos,

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 Aerotaxi de Valledupar

1999* - 2003*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi del Valle (ATV Colombia)

1999* - 2000*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi del Vizcaino

1999* - 1999*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi Jacarepagua Ltda

1999* - 2005*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi Monse (Aliendros de la Cruz)

1993* - 2001

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi Paulista

1968* - 1978

Brazil

Aerotaxi Paulista was formed in 1968

Aerotaxi Paulista >>TAM (Táxi Aéreo Marília) >TAM Aviação Executiva

 Aerotaxi Poty

1999* - 2008*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi Rio de la Plata SRL

1963* - 1965*

Argentina

Aerotaxi Rio de la Plata SRL was formed in 1963

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 Aerotaxi Stock Leasing Company

1999* - 1999

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aerotaxi Sud

1990 - 1990*

Italy

No further information at this time [Sagittair, (formerly Aerotaxi Sud), is an Italian charter carrier and air-taxi operator which operated IT services from Milan, Naples and Rome to European and Mediterranean destinations]

Aerotaxi Sud >Sagittair

 Aerotaxis de Mexico

1968* - 1980

Mexico

Aerolineas Ejecutivas was established in 1968 as an air taxi operator, originally named Aerotaxis de México. In 1980,the airline was renamed as Aerolíneas Ejecutivas and commenced to operate charters and VIP services

Aerotaxis de Mexico >Aerolineas Ejecutivas

 Aerotec Airways

1998* - 1999*

Germany

No further information at this time

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 Aerotechnicos

**** - ****

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerotechnique Alger-Duclos

1948 - 1962

Algeria

No further information at this time - [Airnautic GECA started charter operations in Europe in 1958, and in 1960 operated a scheduled service. Took over the Algerian carrier Aerotechnique Alger-Duclos in 1962. Ceased operations in Sep1965. Company was dissolved effective 01Jan1966]

Aerotechnique Alger-Duclos >>Airnautic

 Aerotechnique International

**** - ****

France

No further information at this time

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 Aerotécnica

1951* - date

Venezuela

Aerotécnica was formed in 1951

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 Aerot'ex

1979* - 1981*

Spain

Aerot'ex was founded in 1979

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 Aerotex Airlines

1999* - 2003*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aerotim Cargo

1991* - 1994

Dominican_Republic

No further information at this time

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 Aerotime

1979 - 1979*

UK

No further information at this time

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 Aerotour

1956 - 1958

West_Germany

No further information at this time

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 Aerotour (Aero Tour)

1976 - 1979*

France

Aerotour (Aero Tour) was founded in 1976

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 Aerotours Dominicano

1974 - 1983

Dominican_Republic

Aerochago was founded in 1973 & began operations in 1974 as Aerotours Dominicano

Aerotours Dominicano >Aerochago

 Aerotrans

1997* - 2001

Ukraine

No further information at this time

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 Aerotrans

2003* - 2006*

Kazakhstan

No further information at this time

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 Aerotrans Airlines

2002* - 2003*

Cyprus

Aerotrans Airlines was charter carrier based at Lanarca Airport using a single BAC 1-11. Operated between Cyprus and Moldova.

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 Aerotrans Cargo

2012 - date

Moldova

No further information at this time

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 Aerotranservice

1996* - 1996*

Russia

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Transit

2006* - 2011

Russia

Aero-Transit was a passenger & cargo charter airline, specialising in aerial work & the transportation of geologists. Based at Achinsk Airport. License revoked in Oct2011

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 Aero-Transit

Late 1970s

USA

No further information at this time

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 Aerotransport

1924* - 1946

Norway

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Transport System

1990* - 1990*

Philippines

No further information at this time

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 Aerotransporte de Espania

1977 - 1984

Spain

No further information at this time

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 Aerotransporte del Amazonas

1986* - 1987

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerotransportes del Sureste

1945* - 1946*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerotransportes Huitzilin

2016* - date

Mexico

Little is known about Aerotransportes Huitzilin apart from a crash in May2017

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 Aerotransportes Wollkopf

1957* - 2009*

Argentina

Aerotransportes Wollkopf was a Buenos Aries based charter carrier

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 Aerotrax

(****)

DR_Congo

No further information at this time

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 Aerotron (Servicios Aereos Corporatives)

2004* - 2006*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aero-Tropics

1999 - 2008

Australia

AERO-TROPICS was renamed from LIP AIR (formed in 1995). Scheduled and charter flights out of Cairns. Ceased operations on 27Jun2008

Lip Air >Aero-Tropics

 Aerotucan

2003* - date

Mexico

Aerotucan operated a 13-passenger Cessna Caravan and offered service between Puerto Escondido and Oaxaca and between Huatulco and Oaxaca

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 Aerotur (Aerotransporte Turisticos)

1986* - 1986*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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 Aerotur (KZ Airlines)

2009* - 2009

Kazakhstan

No further information at this time

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 Aeroturismo

2002 - 2005

Peru

Aeroturismo was formed in 2002 to offer tourism charter flights in Peru

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 Aeroturismo Savac

1978* - 1979*

Ecuador

No further information at this time

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 Aerotuy

1982 - 1996

Venezuela

LTA (Linea Turistica Aerotuy) was formed in 1982 & operations started on 30Jun1982 as Aerotuy. Regional and domestic charter passenger airline based in Caracas Simon Bolivar

Aerotuy >LTA

 AeroUnion (Aerotransporte de Carga Union)

2001 - date

Mexico

AeroUnion was founded on 05Mar1998 & started operations on 15Jul2001 (International and regional cargo carrier)

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 Aerovalp Taxi Aereo

1984* - 1985*

Brazil

No further information at this time

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 Aerovanguardia (Aerovias Vanguardia)

1999* - 2007*

Colombia

No further information at this time

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 Aerovaradero

1993 - 1993

Cuba

Aerovaradero was a Havana based cargo carrier formed by AeroCancun

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 Aerovega

2002* - 2004*

Mexico

No further information at this time

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