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Libo Air Cargo (2010-2013) merged into Afriqiyah Airways

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Tripoli International (TIP)
Libya B
Africa B

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8 Countries served
12 Destinations served
16 Routes served




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Route Network Update for Afriqiyah Airways

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Turkish Airlines takes delivery of first Afriqiyah A330

Turkish Airlines (TK, Istanbul Atatürk) has taken delivery of its first of two A330-300s on 8-year lease contracts from Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l). Research shows F-WWTS (cn 1499), now TC-JOM on the Turkish registry, was recently ferried from Teruel, Spain to Istanbul Atatürk where it is undergoing routine maintenance.

Its sister ship, F-WWCK (cn 1535), will join it later on this year and will be re-registered as TC-JON.

Owing to Libya's ongoing civil war, Afriqiyah has never ...

Libya's Afriqiyah Airways starts int'l flights out of Kufrah

Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) has commenced international flights out of Kufrah, linking the south-eastern Saharan town with Tunis via Brack. Additional flights to Egypt are also expected to commence in the coming months.

Though Tunisia has closed it airspace to all Libyan traffic originating in the west of the country, currently under Islamist control, flights from the east are still permitted provided they undergo Libyan government security checks in either Brack or Tobruk.

Turkish Airlines to lease five A330s; confirms Afriqiyah deal

Turkish Airlines (TK, Istanbul Atatürk) has confirmed it will lease two A330-300s from Libya's Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) a filing with the Istanbul Stock Exchange has revealed. F-WWTS (cn 1499) and F-WWCK (cn 1535), which are currently in storage at Teruel in Spain, will be secured on 8-year long contracts it said.

The Turkish carrier will also lease three A330-200s from Wells Fargo Bank Northwest, NA adding to its existing fleet of seventeen A330-200s.

Route Network Update for Afriqiyah Airways

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A320-100/-2003 3hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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