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Venezuela is a republic in South America, bordered on the north by the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean, on the east by Guyana, on the south by Brazil, and on the southwest and west by Colombia. The coastline of Venezuela is about 2800 km (about 1700 mi) long and has numerous indentations, of which the gulfs of Venezuela and Paria are notable. The west, however, has expanses of low and occasionally marshy land, the coast is generally narrow and steep. Of the 72 islands off the coast that belong to Venezuela, Margarita is the largest and most important. The total area of Venezuela is 912,050 sq km (352,144 sq mi). The capital and largest city is Caracas
 
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update13Jan15LAMIAStatus changed to 'Inactive' as airline relocated to Bolivia
update09Jan15Estelar LatinoamericaIs hoping to start operations next month. It had its AOC suspended in Nov 2014
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 ACASA (Aerovias Ca Servicios Apure)

1957* - 1966*Status?  

 Aereo Transporte la Montana

2004* - 2006*Status?  

 Aero B Venezuela

1977* - 1984Inactive  

 Aero Ejecutivos (Aeroejectivos)

1992* - 2006*Status?  

 Aero Fly Monagas

2005* - 2012*Status?  

 Aero Latinas

1990* - 1992*Status?  

 Aero Services Carabobo

1991 - 1997Renamed>ASERCA 

 Aero Venezuela

1951 - 1955*Status?  

 Aeroandinas

(2014)Began?  

 Aerobol (Aerovias Bolivar)

1992* - 2006*Status?  

 Aerocaribe Coro

2004* - 2006*Status?  

 AeroLatin (Aerolineas Latinas)

1989^ - 2000Inactive  

 Aerolatino

1994^ - 1995Inactive  

 Aerolineas Marcos

1980^ - dateActive  

 Aerolineas Regional del Centro

**** - ****Status?  

 Aeronaves del Centro

1980 - 1987Inactive  

 Aeropanamericano

2000* - 2012*Status?  

 Aeroparaguaná

2013 - dateActive  

 Aeropostal (Alas de Venezuela)

1960 - dateActiveAeropostal 

 Aeropostal (Compagnie Generale Aeropostale)

1927 - 1933Inactive>Aeropostal 

 Aeroservicios Ranger

2004* - 2006*Status?  

 Aerosucre Airlines

(2013)Began?  

 Aerotécnica

1951^ - dateActive  

 Aerotuy

1982 - 1996Renamed>LTA 

 Aerovenca (Aeronautica Venezolana de Carga)

1987^ - 2000Inactive  

 Aerovías Caribe Express

2012* - 2012*Status?  

 Aerovias Venezuela Europa

1950* - 1950*Status?  

 Aguilas Venezolanas

1961* - 1962Renamed>Aeropost 

 Air Global

2005* - 2005*Status?  

 Air Iglesias

2011* - 2012*Status?  

 Air Margarita

1993 - 1994*Inactive  

 Air Venezuela

1995* - 2001Inactive  

 Air Venezuela

2004* - 2004*Status?  

 Albatros Airlines

2010 - dateActive  

 AmazonAir

2000* - dateActive  

 ASAP Charters CA

2004* - 2004*Status?  

 ASERCA (Aeroservicios Carabob)

1997 - dateActiveASERCA 

 ASETECA

1981 - 1981Inactive  

 ATSA (Aerotecnica SAN)

1951 - 2012*Status?  

 AVENSA (Aerovias Venezolanas)

1944 - 2002Inactive  

 Avensa Carga

2001 - 2002*Status?  

 Avex International International

(****)Unconfirmed  

 Avior Airlines

2006* - dateActiveAvior Airlines 

 Avior Express (Aviones de Oriente)

1994 - 2006*Renamed>Avior Airlines 

 Carga Caraven (Carga Aerea Venezolana Caraven)

1992* - 1994Inactive  

 Cargo Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed  

 Caribbean Flights

1996* - 1996*Status?  

 CAVE (Compania Aerea de Viajes Expressos)

1987* - 1993Inactive  

 Chapi Air

1968* - dateActive  

 CIACA Airlines

1999* - dateActive  

 COMERAVIA (Comercial de Aviacion)

1965* - dateActive  

 Conviasa

2004 - dateActive  

 Co-op Lines Air Taxi

2005* - 2006*Status?  

 Costa Airlines

(2014)Began?  

 Diamente Air

(1996)Began?  

 El Sol de America

2001 - 2009*Inactive  

 Estelar Latinoamerica

2009 - 2014Inactive suspended operations

 Falcon Royal Air

2000* - 2000*Status?  

 General Air Cargo

1995* - 1996*Status?  

 Helitec

2004* - 2006*Status?  

 Interamericana Carga Venezuela

1998* - 1998Inactive  

 Interamericana de Aviacion

1982 - 1997Inactive  

 Isla Airlines

1995* - 1996*Status?  

 J.D. Valenciana de Aviacion

1993* - 1993Inactive  

 Jet Air International Charters

1991* - 1998*Inactive  

 Kavok

2008 - dateActive  

 LABSA (Linea Aerea Bolivariana)

2001 - 2006Renamed>Venezolana 

 Lagoven

1998* - 1998*Status?  

 LAI (Linea Aerea IAACA)

1954^ - 2006Inactive  

 LAMIA (Línea Aérea Merideña Internacional de Aviación)

2010 - 2015Inactive moved to Venezuela

 LASER (Lineas Aereas de Servicio Ejectutivo Regional)

1994 - dateActive  

 Latin Carga (Latinamericana Aerea de Carga) (LOAD Latin)

1970* - 1980Inactive  

 LAV (Linea Aeropostal Venezolana)

1933 - 1960Renamed>Aeropostal 

 LEBCA (Lineas Expresa Bolivar CA)

1949 - 1964*Inactive  

 LTA (Linea Turistica Aerotuy)

1996 - dateActiveLTA 

 Midas Airlines

1998* - 2001*Inactive  

 Oriental de Aviacion

1997* - 1999*Inactive  

 Perla Airlines

2009 - dateActive  

 PHI Venezuela

2012* - 2012*Status?  

 Proflight

2004* - 2008*Status?  

 RAAN

**** - ****Status?  

 Rainbow Air

2008* - dateActive  

 RANSA (Rutas Aereas Nacionales SA)

1948^ - 1966*Status?  

 Raul Helicopters

2012* - 2012*Status?  

 RAVSA (Venezolana)

2007 - dateActiveVenezolana 

 Rentavion Roraima Airlines

1988* - 1990*Inactive  

 Roraima Airlines

**** - ****Status?  

 Ruiban & Duran Compañia Aérea

2003* - 2003*Status?  

 RUTACA (Rutas Aereas Compania Anonima)

1974 - dateActive  

 Rutas Aereas Venezolanas

2004* - 2004*Status?  

 Salta CA

1960* - 1963*Status?  

 Santa Barbara Airlines

1996 - 2009Renamed>SBA Airlines 

 SASCA (Servicios Aereos Sucre)

2002* - dateActive  

 SATS

2001* - 2001*Status?  

 SAVAR (Servicios Aereas Varinas)

1982* - 1984*Status?  

 SBA Airlines

2008 - dateActiveSBA Airlines 

 SERAMI (Servicios Aéreos Mineros)

1978 - dateActive  

 Servicios Aereos Mara

1998* - 1999*Status?  

 Servivensa

1990* - 2006*Status?  

 SkyVen Cielos de Venezuela

(1998*)Began?  

 Sol America

1980 - dateActive  

 Solar Cargo

2001^ - dateActive  

 Sundance Air

2005* - dateActive  

 TAA (Tourism Aereo Amazonas)

2006* - 2012*Status?  

 TAAN (Transporte Aereo Andino)

1999^ - 2011*Inactive  

 TACA de Venezuela (Transportes Aéreos CA)

1945 - 1958Renamed>Aeropostal 

 Taxis Aereas Nacionales

1960* - 1966*Status?  

 Tecnofly

1986 - 1995Inactive  

 Tigres Voladores

1967* - 1967*Status?  

 Tranaca (Transportes Aéreos Nacionales C.A.)

1992* - 2006*Inactive  

 TransaVen (Transporte Aereo Venezuela)

1967* - 2010*Inactive  

 Transcarga (Transporte Aereos de Carga)

1968 - 1979*Inactive  

 Transcarga International Airways

2001 - dateActive  

 Transmandu (Transportes Aereos Manduca)

2005* - 2012*Status?  

 TransVen Airlines

(2001)Began?  

 Turis Aer Amazonas

1996* - 1996*Status?  

 Turorca (Turismo de Oriente )

1978* - 1979*Status?  

 VenexCargo

1996* - 2003*Status?  

 Venezolana de Carga

(2010)Began?  

 Vensecar International

1996 - dateActive  

 VIASA

1961 - 1997Inactive  

 Zulair Cargo

1994* - 1995*Status?  

 Zuliana de Aviacion

1989* - 2001*Inactive