List of airlines in Africa

In Africa there are about 30 airlines that offer commercial flights. Moreover, many smaller African airlines exist specialized in regional flights. Major low cost airlines based in Africa are Fly540, Jambojet (Kenya), FlySafair, kulula and Mango (South Africa). Other low-cost carriers from Africa include Air Arabia Maroc, Air Arabia Egypt (subsidiaries from Air Arabia, United Arab Emirates) and FlyEgypt. Two airlines from Libya are Afriqiyah Airways and Libyan Airlines.

Airline Country Info
Air Algérie Algeria Top 10 Africa
Tassili Airlines Algeria  
Air Botswana Botswana  
Air Cairo Egypt  
EgyptAir Egypt Top 10 Africa
Nile Air Egypt  
Ethiopian Airlines Ethiopia Top 10 Africa
Africa World Airlines Ghana  
Air Côte d’Ivoire Ivory Coast  
Fly540 Kenya  
Jambojet Kenya  
Kenya Airways Kenya Top 10 Africa
Air Mauritius Mauritius Top 10 Africa
Royal Air Maroc Morocco Top 10 Africa
FlyNamibia Namibia NEW
Arik Air Nigeria Top 10 Africa
Dana Air Nigeria  
RwandAir Rwanda  
Airlink South Africa Top 10 Africa
FlySafair South Africa  
kulula South Africa Owned by Comair Limited
Mango South Africa Owned by South African Airways
South African Airways South Africa Top 10 Africa
Badr Airlines Sudan  
Sudan Airways Sudan  
Tunisair Tunisia Top 10 Africa
Tunisair Express Tunisia  
Nouvelair Tunisia  
Proflight Zambia Zambia  
Air Zimbabwe Zimbabwe  

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