The World's Airlines

Past, Present & Future

Guinea Bissau is a republic in north-western Africa, bordered on the north by Senegal, on the east and south by Guinea, and on the west by the Atlantic Ocean. The country includes about 60 offshore islands, among them the Bijagós (Bissagos) Islands. The country was renamed from Portuguese Guinea after independence from Portugal. The area is 36,125 sq km (13,948 sq mi). The capital and principal port is Bissau.

AirlineOperating DatesStatusCommentsGenealogy

 Air Bissau

1989 - 1998Inactive Air Bissau

 Air Luxor GB

2004* - 2006*Status?  

 Astravia (Bissau Air Transports)

2001* - 2001*Status?  

 Guine Bissau Airlines

2002* - 2003*Inactive  

 Halycon Air/Bissau Airways

2006* - 2009*InactiveHalycon Air/Bissau Airways was founded in 2006 

 LIA (Linhas Aereas Guine-Bissau)

1974 - 1987*Status? >Air Bissau

 Safari Guine Bissau Airlines

2010* - 2010*Inactive  

 TAGB (Transportes Aereos da Guinea-Bissau)

1987* - 1989Renamed >Air Bissau