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Malawi is a republic in south-eastern Africa, formerly the British protectorate of Nyasaland, bounded on the north by Tanzania, on the east by Lake Nyasa (Malawi), on the southeast and south by Mozambique, and on the west by Zambia. Malawi extends about 835 km (about 520 mi) north to south and varies in width from about 80 to 160 km (about 50 to 100 mi). The total area of the country is 118,484 sq km (45,747 sq mi), nearly one-fifth of which is water surface, mainly Lake Nyasa and three smaller lakes. The capital of Malawi is Lilongwe, and the largest city is Blantyre

 

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Africa Cargo Airlines

1994 - 1996Inactive

 

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Air Malawi

1964* - 1965*Inactive

Air Malawi was established as a subsiduary of CAA in 1964

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Air Malawi

1967 - 2013Inactive

Air Malawi was formed after the dissoloution of Central African Airways. Started operations on 01Sep1967 & suspended all flights on 25Feb2013

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Blue Line Charters

1992* - 1993*Status?

 

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Capital Air Services

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

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Leopard Air

1966 - 1967Status?

 

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Malawi Express

2000 - 2003*Inactive

The former chief executive of Air Malawi, Lewis Mbilizi, has joined a private investor to launch the nation's second commercial airline Malawi Express on 11May2000

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Malawian Airlines

2014 - dateActive

Malawian Airlines was formed in Jul2013 & operations commenced on 31Jan2014 serving the Blantyre–Lilongwe domestic route

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Nyassa Air Taxi

2005 - dateActive

 

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Paladin Energy Airlines

1998 - 2010*Status?

No information as yet on Paladin Energy Airlines

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Spearhead Air Charter

1978* - 1979*Status?

 

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Swift Air

2011 - 2012Inactive

Swift Air was incorporated in Sep2009, acquired AOC in Nov2010, and began operations on 28Feb2011. Closed in May2012

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Ulendo Airlink

2013 - dateActive

 

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