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Suriname, formerly known as Dutch Guiana is a republic in north-eastern South America, bordered on the north by the Atlantic Ocean, on the east by French Guiana, on the south by Brazil, and on the west by Guyana. Also called Surinam, the country has an area of 163,265 sq km (63,037 sq mi)

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Surinam Airways   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1955 - 1962
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Genealogy : Surinam Airways >SLM >Surinam Airways
Comments : Surinam Airways formed in 1953 with the same name. Started operations on 07Jan1955. Renamed SLM on 30Aug1962 & started on 02Nov1962 with current name after Govt takeover. Became the national carrier upon Surinam’s independence from the Netherlands on 25Nov1975