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Iraq is a republic in Southwest Asia, bordered on the north by Turkey, on the east by Iran; on the south by Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and the Persian Gulf, and on the west by Jordan and Syria. Iraq has an area of 438,317 sq km (169,235 sq mi). Some of the world's greatest ancient civilizations were developed in the area that makes up modern Iraq. Baghdâd is the country's capital and largest city

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20Jun15 news Fly Baghdad is to start operations shortly using initially a former Air Nostrum CRJ200
12Apr15 added FlyBaghdad, is expected to start flights to neighbouring countries by July. Iraq’s conflict with Islamic State militants has prompted the exodus of foreign airlines

Airline Operating Dates Status Comments Tree

 Air Baghdad

(2003) Began?    

 Air Kurdistan

(2009) Began?    

 AlNaser Airlines

2009 - date Active    

 Azmar Air

2005* - date Active airline was founded in 2005  

 Bin Fimas Airlines

(2006) Began?    


2015 > Planned expected to start flights in July 2015  

 IPTC (Iraq Petroleum Transport Company)

1947* - 1961* Status?    

 Iraqi Airways

1946 - date Active started operations on 29Jan1946 & international on 04Jun1946  

 Ishtar Air

2005 - 2010* Status?    

 Jupiter Airlines

(2005) Began?    

 Korek Airlines

(2007) Began?    

 Kurdistan Airlines

2005 - 2006* Inactive    


2010* - 2012 Inactive    

 Mesopotamia Air

2008 - 2008 Inactive    

 Sawan Airlines

**** - **** Status?    

 United Iraqi Airlines

(2004) Began?    

 Zagros Air

2013 - 2013 Renamed Zagros Air changed it's name to ZagrosJet prior to launch Zagros Air >ZagrosJet


2013 - date Active Zagros Air changed it's name to ZagrosJet prior to launch Zagros Air >ZagrosJet

 Zozik Air

2006* - 2007* Status?    

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