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Borneo is the third largest island in the world (after Greenland and New Guinea) and is located in the Malay Archipelago, south-eastern Asia. Borneo is bordered on the east by the Sulu Sea, the Celebes Sea, and the Makassar Strait, on the south by the Java Sea, and on the west and north by the South China Sea. Politically, Borneo is divided into Sabah and Sarawak, which are states of Malaysia, Brunei, an independent sultanate; and Kalimantan, part of Indonesia. The area is 751,100 sq km (290,000 sq mi).

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October 31, 2014

Sabah Airways, founded in 1949 and renamed to Borneo Airways in 1957 (>MAS) [added]

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Borneo Airways   

Renamed 1957 - 1965

^ Comments : Borneo Airways was renamed from Sabah Airways in 1957. Malaysian Airways absorbed Borneo Airways on 01Apr1965

^ Genealogy : Sabah Airways >Borneo Airways >> Malaysian Airlines >MSA >Malaysian Airlines Berhad >MAS (Malaysia Airways)

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Sabah Airways   

Renamed 1949* - 1957

^ Comments : Sabah Airways was formed in 1949 & renamed to Borneo Airways in 1957

^ Genealogy : Sabah Airways >Borneo Airways >> Malaysian Airlines >MSA >Malaysian Airlines Berhad >MAS (Malaysia Airways)

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