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Rebranded from Libyan Arab Airlines (1969-2006)

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Tripoli International (TIP)
Libya B
Africa B

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6 Countries served
10 Destinations served
12 Routes served




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Turkish Airlines linked to Afriqiyah A330 lease deal

Turkish Airlines (TK, Istanbul Atatürk) is reported to be the unnamed European carrier which has been in talks with Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) over the planned lease of the latter's two A330-300s. Libyan media reports state the Turks are currently discussing the possible use of the jets ahead fo the upcoming summer season.

As previously reported, F-WWTS (cn 1499) and F-WWCK (cn 1535) are currently in storage at Teruel in Spain and have yet to commence operations for and on behalf ...

EU partially lifts embargo on Libyan carriers transiting airspace

Libyan Airlines (LN, Tripoli Int'l) has been given the greenlight by the European Commission to transit European airspace on its flights to Istanbul Atatürk. The Libyan Civil Aviation Authority (LyCAA) said in a statement that talks between itself, EU representatives and Libyan airline officials had resulted in the partial lifting of an air embargo, imposed in November 2014.

According to a press release, on Sunday, Libyan Airlines resumed flights to Turkey from Tripoli Mitiga and Misurata, ...

Morocco, Egypt close off airspace to Libyan carriers

Libyan Airlines (LN, Tripoli Int'l) and all other Libyan carriers have been banned from Egyptian and Moroccan airspace as of earlier this week. Both countries cite Libya's deteriorating security situation as the reason for the ban.

"The decision is due to the nonconformity of flights from Libyan airports to security standards laid by international civil aviation bodies," a joint communique by Morocco's Transport and Interior ministries said.

The Egyptian Air Force (Cairo Int'l) attacked ...

Afriqiyah sources A320s from Aerovista as Libyan Wings adds A319s

Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) has wet-leased a pair of A320-200s 4L-AJD (msn 879) and 4L-AJF (msn 1422) from UAE based ACMI specialist Aerovista for use on flights to Turkey and Jordan and possibly, Europe. The aircraft will operate under the Air Operators Certificate (AOC) of Aerovista’s Georgian subsidiary Vista Georgia (AJD, Tbilisi). Air Libya (7Q, Tripoli Mitiga) signed a similar deal with Aerovista in the middle of last month for the use of a B737-300 and a B737-500 for both ...

EC bans all Libyan carriers from European airspace

Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) along with Libyan Airlines (LN, Tripoli Int'l) and all other Libyan carriers have been collectively banned from operating in European airspace after the European Commission ruled that the Libyan Civil Aviation Authority (LyCAA) could no longer fulfil its mandate as a regulatory body in line with international requirements.

“Recent events in Libya have led to a situation whereby the Civil Aviation Authority is no longer able to fulfil its international ...


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Aircraft TypeActiveInactiveTotalOn Order* BØ Age PCapacity P  
A330-2002 2hiddenhiddenhidden
ATR 42-500/-600 22hiddenhiddenhidden
CRJ-900 33hiddenhiddenhidden
* Includes new or used aircraft not yet delivered for which a construction/manufacturer serial number is already known.


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