Uganda is a republic in eastern Africa, bordered on the north by Sudan, on the east by Kenya, on the south by Tanzania and Rwanda, and on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire). Uganda has an area of 241,138 sq km (93,104 sq mi). Kampala is the capital and largest city
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4 October 2014AeroLink Uganda- 'Active' sightseeing airline out of Entebbe added
21 July 2014Air Uganda- suspends operations indefinitely: The East African carrier must reapply for an air operatorís certificate news
4 July 2014Nile Airways- has applied for it's Air Services License & is looking to enter the international passenger and cargo market added
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AeroLink Uganda

2013* - date

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Africa Air

(2002)

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East African Airlines was originally incorporated as Africa Air in Mar2002, but the name was changed to East African Airlines on 17May2002. Started operations on 02Dec2002

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Africa One

2002 - 2003

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African Joint Air Service

1994* - 1995

Renamed

African Joint Air Service was founded in 1994

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Air Africa

(2001)

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Air Alexandra

1999* - 2000*

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Air Memphis Uganda

2004* - 2006*

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Air Traffic Africa Uganda

(2006)

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Air Uganda (Meridiana Africa Airlines)

2007 - 2014

Inactive

Air Uganda launched services on 15Nov2007 using two wet-leased Douglas DC-9-30 & ceased operations on 17Jul2014 due to AOC being revoked

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Air Uganda International

(2003)

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Alliance Air

1995 - 1999

Renamed

Alliance Air was founded on 20Dec1994 & operations started on 01Jul1995

^ Genealogy - African Joint Air Service >Alliance Air >SA Alliance Air
Almiron Aviation

2005 - 2006*

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Caspair (Caspar Air Charters)

1953* - 1953*

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Cat Air

(2006)

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Coastal Airways (Uganda)

1981 - 1981

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Cobra Airways

1983* - 1984

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Eagle Air Uganda

1994 - date

Active

Eagle Air Uganda operations started 15Nov1994

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East African Airlines

2002 - 2007

Inactive

East African Airlines was originally incorporated as Africa Air in Mar2002, but the name was changed to East African Airlines on 17May2002. Started operations on 02Dec2002

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Fly540 Uganda

2008^ - date

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Great Lakes Airways

2002* - 2005*

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Kampala Aeroclub

2008* - date

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Kilwa Air

(2007*)

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Kob Air

**** - ****

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New Africa Airlines

(2007*)

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New Victoria Airlines

2006 - 2006*

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Nile Airways

(2014)

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Pearl Air Services

(2007*)

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Pearl Aviation

(2007*)

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Reliance Air

2004* - 2006*

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Royal Daisy Airlines

2005 - 2010*

Inactive

Royal Daisy Airlines was founded in 2005 as a regional scheduled and charter services out of Entebbe International

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SA Alliance Air

1999 - 2000

Inactive

 

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Service Air

2004* - 2006*

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Simbair

**** - ****

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SkyJet Uganda

2003 - 2009

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Speedbird Aviation

**** - ****

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Triangle Airlines

1997* - 1999*

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Tropical Airways

**** - ****

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Uganda Air Cargo

1989* - 1991*

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Uganda Air Cargo

1994 - date

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Uganda Air Cargo started operations on 07Jun1994

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Uganda Airlines

1977 - 2001

Inactive

Uganda Airlines was established in May1976 as a replacement of the services previously operated by East African Airways, and started operations in 1977. Ceased in May2001

^ Genealogy - Uganda Aviation Services >>Uganda Airlines
Uganda Aviation Services

1965 - 1977

Renamed

Uganda Aviation Services (UAS), set up by British United Airways in 1965 but then a UDC subsidiary, was absorbed by Uganda Airlines

^ Genealogy - Uganda Aviation Services >>Uganda Airlines
Uganda Company

**** - ****

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United Airlines

1998* - 2006*

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United Airlines was formed in 1998

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VIAuganda (Victoria International Airways)

2006 - 2007

Inactive

VIAuganda ceased operations on 08Jan2007

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West Nile Air Uganda

(2005)

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