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Laos is an independent state of Southeast Asia, bordered on the north by China and Vietnam, on the east by Vietnam, on the south by Cambodia, on the west by Thailand, and on the northwest by Myanmar (formerly Burma). Laos is Southeast Asia's only landlocked nation and has a total area of 236,800 sq km (91,400 sq mi). The capital and largest city of Laos is Vientiane.

Airline Operating Dates IATA : ICAO Tree Status Update Reason

 Air Architects

1960s     Status?  

 Air Lao

1952* - 1961     Inactive  

 Air Laos Transports

1957 - 1962   >Royal Air Lao Renamed  

 Air Union

1973* - 1974*     Status?  

 Air Vientiane Laos

1964* - 1967*     Status?  

 Bird & Sons Aviation Division

1960 - 1965   >CASI Renamed  

 Bird Air (BirdAir)

1975 - 1980*     Inactive  

 BirdAir

1975* - 1975*     Inactive  

 BOA (Boun Oum Airways)

1965* - 1967   >CASI Renamed  

 CASI (Continental Air Services, Inc.)

1965 - 1972   CASI Inactive  

 Euro Asia Aviation

2002* - 2003 -- : EUL   Inactive  

 Lane Xang Airlines

1973* - 1975     Inactive  

 Lao Air Lines

1967* - 1973   >Royal Air Lao Renamed  

 Lao Airlines

1967* - 1975     Inactive  

 Lao Airlines

2003 - date QV : LAO Lao Airlines Active  

 Lao Aviation

1976 - 2003 QV : LAO >Lao Airlines Renamed  

 Lao Capricorn Air

2009 - 2012* -- : LKA +>Lao Central Airlines Renamed  

 Lao Cathay Airlines

1967* - 1967*     Status?  

 Lao Central Airlines

2011 - date -- : LKA Lao Central Airlines Active  

 Lao United Airlines

1968* - 1971     Inactive  

 Laos Air Charter

1967* - 1975     Inactive  

 Laotian

1970* - 1970*     Status?  

 Loa-Pacific

(1989*)     Began?  

 Pathet Lao Airlines

1974* - 1974*     Status?  

 Phongsavanh Airlines

2010* - 2011 -- : LKA >Lao Central Airlines Renamed  

 Royal Air Lao

1962 - 1976   Royal Air Lao Inactive  

 Samaki Airlines

1975* - 1975*     Status?  

 Sorya Airlines

1975* - 1975*     Inactive  

 Vehu Akat

1967* - 1967*     Inactive  

 Xiengkhouang Air

1967* - 1975     Inactive  

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