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Réunion is an overseas department and administrative region of France. It is largest of the Mascarene island group in the Indian Ocean, southeast of Madagascar. The island is volcanic in origin and is mountainous. The capital of Réunion is Saint-Denis, a port on the northern coast.

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March 18, 2017Corail Helicopteres is a helicopter passenger charter carrier based at St. Pierre de la Réunion Pierrefonds [added]
December 30, 2016Run Aviation having obtained its AOC from the French civil aviation authority in Mar2016, started operations in 2016 [status change]

Airline

Operating DatesStatus

Air Austral   

1990 - dateActive

^ Comments : Air Austral was formed as Reunion Air Service in 1974 & started operations on 15Mar1975. Renamed to Air Reunion in 1986. Started operations as Air Austral in Nov1990

^ Genealogy : Reunion Air Service >Air Reunion >Air Austral

Air Bourbon   

2003 - 2004Inactive

^ Comments : Air Bourbon was created by the French company Group Bourbon in Nov2002 and started scheduled services to mainland France on 07Jun2003

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Air Reunion   

1986 - 1990Renamed

^ Comments : Air Austral was formed as Reunion Air Service in 1974 & started operations on 15Mar1975. Renamed to Air Reunion in 1986. Started operations as Air Austral in Nov1990

^ Genealogy : Reunion Air Service >Air Reunion >Air Austral

Air Reunion International   

**** - ****Status?

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Astral Airlines   

2009* - 2009*Status?

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Reunion Air Service   

1975 - 1986Renamed

^ Comments : Air Austral was formed as Reunion Air Service in 1974 & started operations on 15Mar1975. Renamed to Air Reunion in 1986. Started operations as Air Austral in Nov1990

^ Genealogy : Reunion Air Service >Air Reunion >Air Austral

Run Aviation   

2016 - dateActive

^ Comments : Run Aviation is a start-up carrier that was founded in Jul2014. The company is based in the Roland Garros Airport on the island of Reunion. At the start, Its fleet consisted of a Beechcraft King Air F90. It obtained its AOC from the French civil aviation authority in Mar2016. Started operations in 2016

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