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Botswana is a republic in southern Africa formerly known as Bechuanaland. It is a landlocked country, bordered on the north and west by Namibia, on the northeast by Zambia and Zimbabwe, and on the southeast and south by South Africa. The total area of Botswana is 581,730 sq km (224,607 sq mi). The capital and largest city is Gaborone.

AirlineOperating DatesIATA : ICAOTreeStatusUpdate Reason

 Aer Kavango

1974* - 1984*  Status? 

 Air B.G.I.

**** - **** >Texxon AirRenamed 

 Air Botswana

1972 - dateBP : BOT Active 

 Air Botswana Cargo

1983* - 1984*  Status? 

 Air Services Botswana

1980* - 1980*  Status? 

 Air Xababa

1980s  Status? 

 BlueSky Airways

2012 - date  Active 

 Botswana Airways

1969 - 1972 Botswana AirwaysInactive 

 Botswana National Airways

1966 - 1969 >Botswana AirwaysRenamed 

 Botswana Safaris

**** - ****  Status? 

 Chobe Explorations

1985^ - 1986*  Status? 

 Debswana

2004* - 2006*  Status? 

 Delta Air

2004* - 2008*  Status? 

 Desert & Delta Air

1982^ - 1983*  Status? 

 Desert Airways

1978* - 1984*RZ : ---Desert AirwaysStatus? 

 Esquire Airways

**** - **** >Desert AirwaysRenamed 

 Executive Charter

**** - ****  Status? 

 Heli-Botswana

**** - ****  Status? 

 Kalahari Air Services & Charter (Air Charter Botswana)

1968^ - date  Active 

 Kalahari Airways

2014 >  Planned 

 Kavango Air

2005^ - date  Active 

 Mack Air

1994 - 2009*  Status? 

 Major Blue Air

2010* - date  Active 

 Moremi Air Services

1997 - date  Active 

 NAC Executive Charter

2002* - 2006*  Status? 

 Northern Air

2004* - 2008  Inactive 

 Okavango Air Service

**** - ****  Status? 

 Okavango Exploration

**** - ****  Status? 

 Regional Air

(****)  Unconfirmed 

 Safari Air (Xugana Air)

1992 - date  Active 

 Sefofane Air Charter

1991* - 2009*  Status? 

 Southern Cross Aviation

2009* - 2010*  Status? 

 Southern Links

1990* - 1993  Inactive 

 Swamp Air

1995* - 2004*  Status? 

 Texxon Air

**** - **** Texxon AirStatus? 

 Wenela Air Services Botswana

1952* - 1974*  Status? 

 Western Air

1980s  Status? 

 Wildlife Helicopters

**** - ****  Status? 

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