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Rwanda is a republic in east central Africa, bordered on the north by Uganda, on the east by Tanzania, on the south by Burundi, and on the west by Lake Kivu and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire). Rwanda covers an area of 26,338 sq km (10,169 sq mi), and Kigali is its capital and largest city

Airlines

Air Baraka   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000 - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Air Cush   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

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

Air Rwanda (i)   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1975 - 1994
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Air Rwanda >Rwandair >Air Rwanda
Comments : Air Rwanda was founded as Air Rwanda in 1975. Renamed to Rwandair & back to current name

Air Rwanda (ii)   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1998* - 2000*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Air Rwanda >Rwandair >Air Rwanda
Comments : Air Rwanda was founded as Air Rwanda in 1975. Renamed to Rwandair & back to current name

Akagera Aviation   

Status : Active

Dates :

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

Alliance Express  last update: 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1998 - 1999
Airline Code : ZM : RWB
Genealogy : Alliance Express >SA Alliance Air Express
Comments : Alliance Express was formed as a regional carrier by Alliance Air and Rwandair in 1998 & started operations on 01Mar1998. Renamed to SA Alliance Air Express

CAC (Central African Cargo)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000 - 2003*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Regional Cargo Airlines >CAC (Central African Cargo)
Comments : CAC (Central African Cargo) was formed as Regional Cargo Airlines

Fly540 Rwanda   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2008)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

MAS (Majyambere Air Service)   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1978* - 1979
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : MAS (Majyambere Air Service) >Sorwati Air Service
Comments : Sorwati Air Service was previously known as MAS (Majyambere Air Service)

Natar   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1995* - 1996
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

New Gomair   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002 - 2002
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Regional Cargo Airlines   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1999* - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Regional Cargo Airlines >CAC (Central African Cargo)
Comments : CAC (Central African Cargo) was formed as Regional Cargo Airlines

Regional International Air Services   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2003* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Royal Rwanda Airlines   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

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

Rwanda Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1998 - 2002
Airline Code : 9R : URA
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Rwanda Airlines was formed in 1997

Rwandair   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1994 - 1997*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Air Rwanda >Rwandair >Air Rwanda
Comments : Air Rwanda was founded as Air Rwanda in 1975. Renamed to Rwandair & back to current name

Rwandair  last update: 2017

Status : Active

Dates :

2009 - date
Airline Code : WB : RWD
Genealogy : Rwandair Express >Rwandair
Comments : RwandAir was founded as Rwandair Express on 01Dec2002 & commenced operations on 27Apr2003. In Jun2009, the airline officially re-branded from Rwandair Express to RwandAir, relaunching on 05Jan2010. National carrier of Rwanda offering regional services out of Kingali. Replaced the liquidated Alliance Express. Rwandair Express was renamed to Rwandair in 2009 because the new name implies a large, serious airline, while the 'Express' in the former name implied a small regional operation

Rwandair Cargo   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1994* - 1995
Airline Code : -- : RWC
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Rwandair Express   

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

2003 - 2009
Airline Code : WB : RWD
Genealogy : Rwandair Express >Rwandair
Comments : RwandAir was founded as Rwandair Express on 01Dec2002 & commenced operations on 27Apr2003. In Jun2009, the airline officially re-branded from Rwandair Express to RwandAir

SA Alliance Air Express   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999 - 2000
Airline Code : RY : RWB
Genealogy : Alliance Express >SA Alliance Air Express
Comments : Alliance Express was formed in 1998 & started operations on 01Mar1998. Renamed to SA Alliance Air Express

Silverback Cargo Freighters   

Status : Active

Dates :

2002 - date
Airline Code : -- : VRB
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Silverback Cargo Freighters was formed in 2002

Sorwati Air Service   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1979 - 1980*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : MAS (Majyambere Air Service) >Sorwati Air Service
Comments : Sorwati Air Service was previously known as MAS (Majyambere Air Service)

STAR (Societe de Transport Aerien du Rwanda)   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1962* - 1979
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : STAR (Societe de Transport Aerien du Rwanda) was formed in 1962

Sun Air Charter   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2004
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Transafricair   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1975* - 1975*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time

Vega Avia   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2003* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
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