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Algeria is known officially as the Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria. It is a republic of western North Africa, bordered on the north by the Mediterranean Sea; on the east by Tunisia and Libya; on the south by Niger, Mali, and Mauritania; and on the west by Morocco. Its total area is 2,381,741 sq km (919,595 sq mi)
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 Aero Africaine

1945* - 1951*

Inactive

Aero Africaine was founded in 1995

 

 Aero Sahara

1950* - 1968*

Status?

 

 

 Aero Service

1999 - 2001*

Status?

 

 

 Aerotechnique Alger-Duclos

1948 - 1962

Renamed

 

>Airnautic

 Afric Air (SACA Air Afric)

1955* - 1969

Inactive

 

 

 Air Afrique

1935* - 1941*

Status?

 

Air Afrique

 Air Algerie (Societe Nationale de Transport et Travail Aerien)

1962 - date

Active

 

Air Algerie

 Air Express Algeria

2002 - date

Active

 

 

 Air France Transatlantique

1945* - 1948

Renamed

 

>Air France

 Air Fret

1960s

Status?

 

 

 Air Fret Service Oran

1999 - 2000

Inactive

 

 

 Air Maghreb

1990* - 1994*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Maghreb

2001 - 2005*

Status?

 

 

 Air Oasis

1963* - 1963*

Inactive

 

 

 Air Sahara

1950* - 1968*

Inactive

 

 

 Antinea Airlines

1999 - 2001

Inactive

 

>Khalifa Airways

 Atar Aviation

2004* - 2006*

Status?

 

 

 CAT (Compagnie Air Transport)

1946*- 1953

Renamed

CAT was founded in 1946 & merged with SACA to form CGTA

>Air Algerie

 CATA (Compagnie Algerienne de Transports Aeriens)

1947 - 1950

Inactive

 

>Air France

 CGT (Compagnie Generale Transsaharienne)

1920* - 1920*

Inactive

 

 

 CGTA (Compagnie Generale de Transports Aeriens)-Air Algerie

1953 - 1962

Renamed

 

>Air Algerie

 Compagnie Cherifienne du Pont Aerien Morocco

1954 - 1955

Inactive

 

 

 CTA (Compagnie Transafricaine d'Aviation)

1929^ - 1935

Renamed

 

>Air Afrique

 EcoAir International

1999 - 2002

Renamed

 

>Khalifa Airways

 Germain

1934^ - 1938

Inactive

 

 

 IAS (Inter Air Services)

1984 - 1987

Inactive

 

>Air Algerie

 Khalifa Airways

1999 - 2003

Inactive

 

Khalifa Airways

 LANA (Lignes Aeriennes Nord-Africaines)

1935* - 1937

Renamed

 

+>Air Afrique

 Madina Airlines

1998* - 1998*

Status?

 

 

 NAA (North African Airways)

1980 - 1989

Inactive

 

 

 Regie Air Afrique

1934* - 1937

Renamed

 

+>Air Afrique

 Rym Airlines

2003 - 2005

Inactive

 

 

 SACA (Societie Algerienne de Constructions Aeronautiques)

1947 - 1953

Renamed

SACA merged with Compagnie Air Transport to form CGTA on 23May1953

>Air Algerie

 Sahara Airlines

1999 - 2003

Inactive

airline was founded in 1995

 

 SATA (Societe Algerienne du Transports Aeriens)

1947^ - 1948*

Inactive

 

 

 SATT (Societe Africaine des Transports Tropicaux)

1933* - 1952*

Status?

SATT was founded in 1933

 

 Societe Aigle Azur

1950* - 1951*

Status?

Societe Aigle Azur was founded in 1950

 

 Societe de Transport Air Saoura

1964* - 1964*

Status?

 

 

 Societe Generate d'Aflretements Aeriens Aero-Fretret

1963* - 1964*

Inactive

 

 

 Societe Nord Africain Transport Aerien

1930s

Status?

 

 

 Societe Transatlantique Aerienne

1928* - 1952

Renamed

Societe Transatlantique Aerienne was founded in 1928

Societe Transatlantique Aerienne >Société Transafricaine d'Aviation

 Societie Afric Air

1960s

Status?

 

 

 STA (Societe de Travail Aerien)

1968 - 1972

Inactive

 

 

 STA (Société Transafricaine d'Aviation)

1852 - 1952*

Status?

 

Société Transafricaine d'Aviation

 Star Aviation

2001 - date

Active

 

 

 Tassili Airlines

1999 - date

Active

Tassili Airlines started operations on 08Apr1999

 

 Transsaharienne

1935^ - 1942*

Inactive

 

 

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