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French Polynesia is an overseas territory of France, located in the South Pacific Ocean, about 3000 km (about 2000 mi) south of Hawaii and half way between New Zealand to the west and South America to the east. The capital is Papeete, which is located on Tahiti, the largest island in the territory.

 

AirlineOperating DatesStatusCommentsTree

 Air Archipels

1996* - dateActive  

 Air Moorea

1968 - dateActive  

 Air Polynesie

1970 - 1987Renamed >Air Tahiti

 Air Tahiti

1968* - 1979*Status?  

 Air Tahiti

1987 - dateActive Air Tahiti

 Air Tahiti (Tahiti-Hawaii Airlines)

1950* - 1953*RenamedAir Tahiti began operations as RAI in 1950>Air Tahiti

 Air Tahiti Nui

1998 - dateActiveairline was founded on 31Oct1996 & commenced operations on 20Nov1998 

 Aviazur

2004* - 2006*Status?  

 Pacific Fret Airways

1992 - 1993Inactive  

 Pol'Air

2009^ - dateActive  

 RAI (Reseau Aerien Interinsulaire)

1950 - 1970Renamedairline was founded in 1950>Air Tahiti

 Regie Aerienne Interinsuiaire

1951 - 1956*Status?  

 Tahiti Air Tour Service

1978* - 1979*Status?  

 Tahiti Airlines

(****)Unconfirmed  

 Tahiti Conquest Airlines

1990* - 1996Inactive  

 TRAPAS

Late 1940sStatus?  

 Wanair (Wan Air)

1987* - 2004Inactive  

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