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Niger is a republic in western Africa, bordered on the north by Algeria and Libya, on the east by Chad, on the south by Nigeria and Benin, and on the west by Burkina Faso and Mali. It has a total area of 1,267,000 sq km (489,200 sq mi). The capital city is Niamey.

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18Jan2017

At present, little is known about Equaflight Niger [added]

18Jan2017

Aeroexpress was founded in 2007, started & ceased operations in the same year [status change]

17Jan2017

Still unsure about Niger Airways [added]. Maybe being confused with Niger Airlines

>renamed to : >>merged in or absorbed : +> assets taken over : =>> merger resulted in new airline

Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger)   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1961* - 1966
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) >>Air Niger
Comments : Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) operated air-taxi services within the Republic of the Niger. Air Niger, the country's first national airline was formed in 1966. Took over Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) in 1966

Aéroexpress  added: 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2007 - 2007
Airline Code : -- : XPN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Aeroexpress was founded in 2007, started & ceased operations in the same year

Air Inter Afrique   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(1996)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Inter Afrique was a multinational set up by Air Niger, Benin Air Express and Peace Air (Togo). Did not start operations

Air Inter Niger   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2004* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Inter Niger ceased operations in 2006

Air Niamey   

Status : Active

Dates :

2007* - date
Airline Code : A7 : AWN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Air Niamey was formed as a successor to Air Niger in 2007

Air Niger   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1966* - 1993
Airline Code : AW : ---
Genealogy : Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) >>Air Niger
Comments : Air Niger, the country's first national airline was formed in 1966. Took over Aero Niger (Societe Aero-Niger) in 1966

Arik Niger   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2009 - 2010
Airline Code : Q9 : NAK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Arik Niger commenced operations in Apr2009, but was shut down in Feb2010

Equaflight Niger  added: 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2013* - 2013*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Escadrille Nationale du Niger   

Status : Active

Dates :

2009* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Escadrille Nationale du Niger is the governmental airline of Niger based in Niamey. Its main base is Diori Hamani International Airport

Niger Air Cargo   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012 - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Niger Airlines   

Status : Active

Dates :

2014 - date
Airline Code : -- : NIN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Niger Airlines was founded in 31Jul2012 & officially launched domestic operations on 04May2014 using a Fokker 50

Niger Airways  added: 2017

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2016)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Still unsure about Niger Airways. Maybe being confused with Niger Airlines

Nigeravia   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1994 - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Transniger >Nigeravia
Comments : Nigeravia was formed as Transniger in 1968

Point-Afrique   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005 - 2006
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Point-Afrique was a short-lived French airline based in Niger, operating flights between France and North and West Africa on behalf of French tour operators

Sahel Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1997* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : AWJ
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Sahel Airlines was a Niamey based carrier

SONITA (Societe Nigerienne de Transports Aeriens)   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2004* - 2004*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Tamara Niger Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

2012* - date
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Transniger   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1968* - 1994
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Transniger >Nigeravia
Comments : Nigeravia was formed as Transniger in 1968
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