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Sierra Leone is an independent nation in western Africa, bordered on the north and east by Guinea, on the southeast by Liberia, and on the southwest and west by the Atlantic Ocean. The total area of the country is 71,740 sq km (27,699 sq mi). Freetown is the capital and largest city

Updates

 
   

16 Jun 2018

First Line Air was a passenger charter carrier based out of Freetown Lungi International (FNA) [added]

04 Dec 2017

Fly 6ix started operations in Jan2011 but ceased operating in 2012 & requested on 03Dec2012 to be wound up voluntarily [updated]

14 Jun 2014

Paramount Airlines- helicopter operator that was grounded after fatal crash in 2007 added

Aerolift   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : LFT
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Africa One Sierra Leone   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2003)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Afrijet Air Links   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Afrik Air Links  last update: 13Jun2018

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1991* - 2005
Airline Code : -- : AFK
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Afrik Air Links was founded in 1991 and was based in Freetown
Aircraft : Tu-134A | Yak-40

Air Leone   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2000 - 2005
Airline Code : -- : RLL
Genealogy : Ibis Air Transport >Air Leone
Comments : Air Leone was founded in 1999 & operated regional passenger and cargo flights out of Lungi International Airport
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Air Salone   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005 - 2004
Airline Code : 2O : RNE
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Air Sultan   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : SLL
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Bellview Airlines  last update: 05Dec2017

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1995* - 2007*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Bellview Airlines >>Bellview Airlines (Nigeria) +>FirstNation Airways
Comments : Set up by Bellview (Nigeria) and was absorbed back into the parent company
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Central Airways   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Destiny Air   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

First Line Air  last update: 16Jun2018

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005 - 2005
Airline Code : -- : FIR
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : First Line Air was a passenger charter carrier based out of Freetown Lungi International (FNA)
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Fly 6ix  last update: 04Dec2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2011 - 2012
Airline Code : 6I : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Fly 6ix was a passenger airline with its head office in Freetown, Sierra Leone, operating out of Lungi International Airport. It was formed in 2010 and started operations in Jan2011. The airline has ceased operating in 2012 & requested on 03Dec2012 to be wound up voluntarily
Aircraft : Nil at this time

HA Airlines  last update: 05Dec2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001* - 2004*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : HA Airlines was formed by founder of Star Air in 2001. Passenger services from Beirut. Ceased operations
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Ibis Air Transport  last update: 03Feb2018

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1996* - 2000
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Ibis Air Transport >Air Leone
Comments : Passenger and charter services out of Freetown [AIR LEONE was renamed from IBIS AIR TRANSPORT]
Aircraft : Nil at this time

IntAlair   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

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

Inter Tropic Airlines  last update: 25Oct2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1999* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : NTT
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Inter Tropic Airlines was founded in 1999 and had its AOC revoked in 2006
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Leon Air   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2012)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Leone Airways   

Status : Not launched

Dates :

(2014)
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Orange Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005 - 2006
Airline Code : O5 : ORD
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Pan African Air Services   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2005* - 2006
Airline Code : -- : PFN
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Paramount Airlines   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2006* - 2007
Airline Code : -- : PRR
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Paramount Airlines is an aviation company in Sierra Leone that used to provide a helicopter service between the capital, Freetown, and Lungi International Airport
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Provincial Air Services   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

1988* - 1992*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Quikmay Airlines  last update: 26Oct2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2001* - 2003
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Quikmay Airlines was founded in 2001
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Rokel Airlines   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Shoa Airlines   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

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

Showa Air   

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2002* - 2004
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Showa Air was founded in 2002
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Sierra Leone Airlines  last update: 2017

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1983 - 1987
Airline Code : LJ : ---
Genealogy : Sierra Leone Airways >Sierra Leone Airlines >>SNA (Sierra National Airlines)
Comments : Sierra Leone Airways was formed early in 1958 and a new agreement was signed in 1961 with British United Airways, who introduced Twin Pioneer and then Heron aircraft on the domestic scheduled services. Renamed to Sierra Leone Airlines in 1983. Flights suspended in 1987 Into SNA (Sierra National Airlines). Following suspension of operations by Sierra Leone Airways in 1987, flights from Freetown were in 1990 under it's present name. Sierra Leone's national carrier.Sierra National Airlines was the national airline of Sierra Leone. It was based at the Lungi International Airport, in Lungi, Sierra Leone. It operated scheduled domestic, regional and international services
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Sierra Leone Airways (i)  last update: 2017

Status : Renamed / merged

Dates :

1958* - 1983
Airline Code : LJ : ---
Genealogy : Sierra Leone Airways >Sierra Leone Airlines >>SNA (Sierra National Airlines)
Comments : Sierra Leone Airways was formed early in 1958 and a new agreement was signed in 1961 with British United Airways, who introduced Twin Pioneer and then Heron aircraft on the domestic scheduled services. Renamed to Sierra Leone Airlines in 1983. Flights suspended in 1987 Into SNA (Sierra National Airlines). Following suspension of operations by Sierra Leone Airways in 1987, flights from Freetown were in 1990 under it's present name. Sierra Leone's national carrier.Sierra National Airlines was the national airline of Sierra Leone. It was based at the Lungi International Airport, in Lungi, Sierra Leone. It operated scheduled domestic, regional and international services
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Sierra Leone Airways (ii)  last update: 13Apr2018

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2003* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : International carrier based in Freetown
Aircraft : B.757-200

Sky Aviation   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2002* - 2009*
Airline Code : -- : SSY
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Skylink   

Status : Status unknown

Dates :

2004* - 2006*
Airline Code : -- : ---
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : No further information at this time
Aircraft : Nil at this time

SNA (Sierra National Airlines)  last update: 2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

1990 - 2005
Airline Code : LJ : SLA
Genealogy : Sierra Leone Airways >Sierra Leone Airlines >>SNA (Sierra National Airlines)
Comments : Sierra Leone Airways was formed early in 1958 and a new agreement was signed in 1961 with British United Airways, who introduced Twin Pioneer and then Heron aircraft on the domestic scheduled services. Renamed to Sierra Leone Airlines in 1983. Flights suspended in 1987 Into SNA (Sierra National Airlines). Following suspension of operations by Sierra Leone Airways in 1987, flights from Freetown were in 1990 under it's present name. Sierra Leone's national carrier.Sierra National Airlines was the national airline of Sierra Leone. It was based at the Lungi International Airport, in Lungi, Sierra Leone. It operated scheduled domestic, regional and international services
Aircraft : Nil at this time

Sultan Aviation   

Status : Unconfirmed

Dates :

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

Transatlantic Airlines ( Trans Atlantic Airlines)  last update: 07Dec2017

Status : Inactive

Dates :

2003 - 2006
Airline Code : KC : TLL
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : Scheduled passenger and cargo flights between Sierra leone, Nigeria and the USA. Ceased operations.
Aircraft : Nil at this time

West Coast Airways  last update: 04Dec2017

Status : Active

Dates :

1995 - date
Airline Code : -- : WCA
Genealogy : Nil tree
Comments : West Coast Airways was formed in 1992 and is a passenger charter carrier based out of Freetown Lungi International (FNA)
Aircraft : Nil at this time
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