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Airline Operating Dates IATA : ICAO Tree Status Update Reason

 4air.it

(2004)     Began?  

 Aeral

1958* - 1980     Inactive  

 Aeralpi

1963^ - 1968     Inactive  

 Aereo Teseo

1947 - 1948   Aereo Teseo Inactive  

 Aerfly

(2009)     Began?  

 Aermediterranea

1981 - 1985   >Alitalia Renamed  

 Aero Expresso Italiana

1923^ - 1934   >Ala Littoria Renamed  

 Aeropa

1974 - 1975     Inactive  

 Aerotaxi Sud

1990 - 1990*   >Sagittair Renamed  

 Aertirrena

1970 - 1975*     Inactive  

 AF Air

(2005)     Began?  

 Agentair

(2004)     Began?  

 Air Bee

2008 - 2008 BM : OBE   Inactive  

 Air Besit

1999* - 2002*     Status?  

 Air Blu

(2004)     Began?  

 Air Brixia

(2002*)     Began?  

 Air Columbia

1984* - 2003   >ItAli Airlines Renamed  

 Air Day

(1999)     Began?  

 Air Dolomiti

1991 - date EN : DLA   Active  

 Air Emilia

2003 - 2003     Inactive  

 Air Europe

1989 - 2008 PE : AEL   Inactive  

 Air Freedom

2003* - 2004*     Status?  

 Air Halica

2002 - 2004     Inactive  

 Air Industria

2002 - 2003     Inactive  

 Air Italica

2003 - 2003     Inactive  

 Air Italy

2001 - 2004     Inactive  

 Air Italy

2005 - 2013 I9 : AEY >Meridiana Renamed  

 Air Liguria

(2001)     Began?  

 Air One

1988 - 2009 AP : ADH >Air One Smartcarrier Renamed  

 Air One Cityliner

2006 - 2009 CT : CYL >Alitalia CityLiner Renamed  

 Air One Smart Carrier

2010 - date AP : ADH Air One Smartcarrier Active  

 Air Piedmont

(2002)     Began?  

 Air Sal

2005* - 2006 PB : ---   Inactive  

 Air Sardinia

1987* - 1990     Inactive  

 Air Service Plus

2003 - 2008* -- : AXY   Inactive  

 Air Settanta (Air 70)

1972* - 1972*     Status?  

 Air Sicilia

1991* - 1991*     Inactive  

 Air Sicilia

1994 - 2002*     Status?  

 Air Vallee (Services Aeriens du Val d'Aoste)

1988 - date DO : RVL   Active  

 Air4

2007 - date   Air4 Active  

 Airaia

2001^ - date 2A : ARC   Active  

 Airone (Compagnia Transporte Aerei)

1947* - 1949*   >ALI ( Flotte Riunite) Renamed  

 AirSal

2004* - 2005* 9B : ---   Inactive  

 Airumbria (Air Umbria)

1992^ - date -- : UMB   Active  

 Ala Littoria

1934 - 1940   Ala Littoria Inactive  

 Alba Servizi Aerotransporte

2007* - 2007* -- : AFQ   Status?  

 ALI ( Flotte Riunite)

1949 - 1952   ALI ( Flotte Riunite) Inactive  

 ALI (Avio Linee Italiane)

1926* - 1949   >ALI ( Flotte Riunite) Renamed  

 Ali Adria

1982 - 1982     Inactive  

 Aliadriatica

1983* - 1983*   >Alitalia Renamed  

 Alianova

(1989*)     Began?  

 Aliblu

1990* - 1990   >Avianova Renamed  

 Alicalabria

(2004)     Began?  

 Alidaunia

1978 - date D4 : LID   Active  

 Alieurope

2004* - 2004     Inactive  

 Aligiulia

1986* - 1986     Inactive  

 Alimonterosso

(1995*)     Began?  

 Alinord

1986 - 1990   >Unifly Express Renamed  

 Alis Aerolinee Italiane

(2010)     Began?  

 Alisarda (Linee Aeree della Sardegna)

1963 - 1991 IG : --- >Meridiana Renamed  

 AliSardegna

(2007)     Began?  

 Alisea Airlines

2002 - 2003   Alisea Airlines Inactive  

 Alistar

1992 - 1993   Alistar Inactive  

 Alisud (Compagnia Aerea Meridionale)

1963 - 1964     Inactive  

 Alitalia

1947 - date AZ : AZA Alitalia Active  

 Alitalia Cargo System

1969* - 2009     Inactive  

 Alitalia CityLiner

2009 - date CT : CYL Alitalia CityLiner Active  

 Alitalia Express

1997 - 2009* XM : SMX Alitalia Express Inactive  

 Alitalia Team

1996 - 2004*     Status?  

 Aliway Airlines

2000* - 2000*     Status?  

 AlpiEagles (Alpi Eagles)

1996 - 2008 E8 : ELG   Inactive  

 Altair

1967* - 1984* AK : ---   Inactive  

 AMI

**** - ****     Status?  

 Antares Airlines

**** - ****     Status?  

 Aqua Airlines

(2007)     Began?  

 Artair of Arta

(2001)     Began?  

 Assofly Airlines

1999* - 1999*     Inactive  

 ATI (Aero Transporti Italiani)

1964 - 1990* BM : --- >Alitalia Renamed  

 Avianova

1987* - 1996   Avianova Inactive  

 Avicom

(****)     Began?  

 Avio Ares

(1999)     Began?  

 Avio Ligure

1976 - 1979* TF : ---   Status?  

 Avion Express Italia

2011 - 2012*     Status?  

 Aviosarda Airlines

1997* - 1999* DF : ---   Inactive  

 Azzurra Air (Azzurrair)

1996 - 2004 ZS : AZI   Inactive  

 BelleAir Europe

2010 - 2013 L9 : BAL   Inactive  

 Benair International Freight

1998* - 1999* -- : BEI   Status?  

 Besit Servizi Aerei

1999* - 1999*     Status?  

 Billion Air

(2003)     Began?  

 Blu Air

2003 - 2003*     Status?  

 Blue

2004* - 2004*     Inactive  

 Blue Panorama

1998 - date BV : BPA   Active  

 BlueLine

(2002)     Began?  

 Blu-Express.com

2005 - date BV : BPA   Active  

 Cadabo

1980* - 1986*   >Unifly Express Renamed  

 CAI (Compagnia Aerea Italiana)

(2009*)     Began?  

 CargoItalia

2006 - 2011 2G : CRG   Inactive  

 Cargolux Italia

2009 - date C8 : ICV   Active  

 Cassiopea Line

(2010)     Began?  

 Ciao Fly (CiaoFly)

2002 - 2002     Inactive  

 CityFly

2004* - 2006*     Status?  

 Club Air

2002 - 2008 6P : ISG   Inactive  

 Columbia

**** - ****     Status?  

 Compagnia Aerea Mediterranea

**** - ****     Inactive  

 Compagnia Generale Ripreseaeree

1999* - 2006*     Status?  

 Consulta

2008* - 2008*     Inactive  

 Corse Mediterranee

1990 - 2001*     Status?  

 Cosmic Air

(2004)     Began?  

 Dolphin Air Express

2004* - 2004*     Inactive  

 E R Air (Emilia Romagna Airlines)

1999* - 1999*     Inactive  

 Eagles Airlines

2010 - 2011 E3 : EGS PRiMA Renamed  

 EAS Aeroservici

2002* - 2002*     Status?  

 Easy Islands

2002* - 2004*     Inactive  

 EBA Italy

1993* - 1993*     Inactive  

 ELBAFly

2006* - date     Active  

 Eliambasador

1991* - 1991*     Status?  

 Elieolie by Dedalus

2010* - 2011*     Status?  

 ELI-Linee Italiane

1956* - 1959   >Elivie Renamed  

 ELIPDANA ELIPDANA (Societa Alta Italia Trasporte Elicotteri)

1959* - 1961     Inactive  

 Elivie

1959 - 1970   Elivie Inactive  

 EuReCa (European Regional Carrier)

1998 - 2002   EuReCa Inactive  

 Eurofly

1990 - 2010 GJ : EEZ >Meridiana Renamed  

 Eurofly Services

1998* - 2010*     Status?  

 Eurojet Italia

1987* - 2007 -- : ERJ >Air4 Renamed  

 eVolavia

2007 - 2007     Inactive  

 Executive Blue

2004* - 2006*     Inactive  

 Explora Italia

(2009)     Began?  

 FAR Airlines

1999* - 1999*     Inactive  

 Federico II Airways

1998 - 2001     Inactive  

 Fly Mediterraneo

(2002)     Began?  

 Fly Wex

2006* - 2009* 6P : ISG Fly Wex Inactive  

 Flyonair

2009 - date 4R : --- Flyonair Active  

 FlyOristano

2010 - 2011     Inactive  

 Fortune Aviation

1994* - 1994   >Alitalia Renamed  

 Foxair (Fox Air)

2003* - 2008*     Inactive  

 Frederico II Airways

1999* - 2002     Inactive  

 Free Airlines

1996^ - 2001*     Status?  

 Free Airways (FreeAirways)

2002 - 2003*     Status?  

 G7 Airlines

(2005)     Began?  

 Galileo Airlines

(1999)     Began?  

 Gandalf Airlines

1999 - 2004 G7 : GNF   Inactive  

 Gitanair

1989* - 1990* VG : ---   Inactive  

 Goldwing Airlines

2000 - 2001 -- : GDW   Inactive  

 Grandexel

(2004)     Began?  

 Hours Airlines Tase (Orario Linee Aereo Taseo)

**** - ****     Status?  

 Icaro

2004* - 2006*     Status?  

 Idrolines

2009 - 2011*     Inactive  

 Intavia

**** - ****     Status?  

 International Flying Services

1989* - 1998   >EuReCa Renamed  

 Italair

1996* - 2001*     Inactive  

 Italfly

(2002*)   >Alisea Airlines Began?  

 ItAli Airlines

2004 - 2011 FS : ACL ItAli Airlines Inactive  

 Italian National Airlines

(2000)   >National Jet Italia Began?  

 Italiatours Airlines

2009 - 2009 OI : IAZ   Inactive  

 ItalJet

1991* - 1991*     Status?  

 Italy First (ItalyFirst)

1999* - 2005 IF : IFS   Inactive  

 Itavia (Aerolinee Itavia)

1962 - 1980 IH : --- Itavia Inactive  

 JetX

2004 - 2004     Inactive  

 Jonio Airlines

2006 - 2006*     Inactive  

 LAI (Linee Aeree Italiane)

1933* - 1957   >Alitalia Renamed  

 Lauda Air Italia

1993 - 2003 L4 : LDI >Livingston Renamed  

 Levriero Fly

2009 - 2010*     Status?  

 Link AirExpress

2006 - 2008* -- : TBD   Status?  

 Livingston Compagnia Aerea

2012 - date JN : NLV Livingston Active  

 Livingston Energy Flight

2003 - 2010 LM : LVG >Livingston Renamed  

 Lufthansa Italia

2009 - 2011     Inactive  

 Med Airlines

1998 - 2001     Inactive  

 Mediteravia

1959 - 1964*     Inactive  

 Megaride Air

2012 - date     Active  

 Meridiana

1991 - 2010 IG : ISS >Meridiana Renamed  

 Meridiana

2013 - date   Meridiana Active  

 Meridiana Fly

2010 - 2013 IG : ISS >Meridiana Renamed  

 Milair

1988* - 1993   >Alistar Renamed  

 Millenium Airlines

(2002)     Began?  

 Minerva Airlines

1996 - 2003     Inactive  

 MiniLiner

1982 - date -- : MNL   Active  

 Mistral Air

1984 - date 7M : MSA   Active  

 Moonflower Airlines

(2001)     Began?  

 MyAir (MyWay Airlines)

2004 - 2009 8I : MYW   Inactive  

 National Jets Italia

2000 - 2001   National Jet Italia Inactive  

 Navigazione Aerea - SANA

1925* - 1934   >Ala Littoria Renamed  

 NEOS

2002 - date NO : NOS   Active  

 New Livingston

2012 - date     Active  

 Noman

1994 - 1996*   >Alitalia Renamed  

 Ocean Airlines

2004 - 2008 VC : VCX   Inactive  

 On Air

2006 - 2009 4R : --- >Flyonair Renamed  

 Panair (Pan Air)

1979* - 2004 P2 : PIT   Inactive end date confirmed

 Par Avion

(1994)     Began?  

 Phoenix Air

(1997*)     Began?  

 Pinnair

(2000)     Began?  

 Posta Aerea Transadriatica

1918 - 1919*     Status?  

 PRiMA Aero Trasporti Italiani

2011 - 2011 E3 : EGS PRiMA Inactive  

 Puglia Air

(2003)     Began?  

 RegionAli

(2004)     Began?  

 RIV

**** - ****     Status?  

 Roma Blue Express

(2005)     Began?  

 Sagittair

1992* - 1992*   Sagittair Inactive  

 Salpanavi (Societa di Navigazione Aerea)

1947* - 1948   Aereo Teseo Renamed  

 SAM (Societal Aerea Mediterranea)

1926 - 1934   >Ala Littoria Renamed  

 SAM (Societal Aerea Mediterranea)

1960* - 1990* MQ : --- >Alitalia Renamed  

 Sardairline

(1997)     Began?  

 SATT (Societa Avio Trasporti Torino)

1964* - 1968     Inactive  

 Serib Wings

1995* - 1995* -- : ISW   Status?  

 SiFly (Si Fly)

1999 - 2000     Inactive  

 Sirio

2006* - 2010* -- : SIO   Status?  

 SISA (Società Italiana Servizi Aerei)

1947* - 1949*   >ALI ( Flotte Riunite) Renamed  

 SISA (Societa Italiane Servizi Aerei)

1926 - 1934   >Ala Littoria Renamed  

 SixCargo

2001 - 2006* 6P : ISG >Fly Wex Renamed  

 SkyBridge Airops

2005 - date -- : KYB   Active  

 Skytrain Airlines

2012* - date     Active  

 Skyworld

(2008)     Began?  

 SLAM

(2000)     Began?  

 Small Planet Airlines Italia

2010 - date     Inactive  

 SmartLynx Italia

2009 - date 6Y : ART   Active  

 Societa di Navigazione Aerea Itavia

1959 - 1962   >Itavia Renamed  

 SolAir

2001 - 2001*     Inactive  

 Starline

(1979*)     Began?  

 Sunline

1994* - 1994*     Inactive  

 TAER (Trasporti Aerei Emiliano Romagnoli) Romagnoli

(1978)     Began?  

 TAI (Transporti Aerei Italiani)

2003 - 2004   >ItAli Airlines Renamed  

 TAS Airways (Transporti Aerei Speciali)

1988* - 1994 TJ : TTS   Inactive  

 TEA Italy

1990* - 1995*     Status?  

 Teorema Tour

(2005)     Began?  

 Transadriatica

1947* - 1949*   >ALI ( Flotte Riunite) Renamed  

 Transadriatica (Società Anonima di Navigazione Aerea Transadriatica)

1926 - 1931   >Ala Littoria Renamed  

 Transavio

1990* - 1995 TD : ---   Inactive  

 Transeuropa

(1998*)     Began?  

 Trawel Fly

2009 - date     Active  

 Turavia Tourist Airlines

1967* - 1968*     Inactive  

 Unifly

1980 - 1989   >Unifly Express Renamed  

 Unifly Express

1989 - 1990 BJ : BJA Unifly Express Inactive  

 Universair

1989* - 1989*     Inactive  

 Victoria Airlines

1998* - 1998*     Inactive  

 VIP-Air

1967* - 1979*     Status?  

 Volare Airlines

1998 - 2004 -- : VLE   Inactive  

 Volareweb.com

1998 - 2009 VA : VLE >Alitalia Renamed  

 VolaSalerno VolaSalerno VolaSalerno

2008* - 2008 -- : ORI   Inactive  

 Voli Regionali

2005 - 2005*     Status?  

 VoliAmo

2007 - 2008*     Status?  

 WikiFly

(2012)     Began?  

 Windjet (Wind Jet)

2003 - 2012 IV : JET   Inactive  

 Wing

(2004)     Began?  

 Yes Air

2005 - 2005     Inactive  

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