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156  added in 2017
1309 updates in 2017
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May 21, 2017 Atlantic Star Airlines is still hoping to start [status change] St Helena
May 21, 2017 TAG Aviation Espa˝a will be dismantled, its parent company TAG Aviation has started [update] Spain
May 20, 2017 SIA will re-integrate its cargo subsidiary Singapore Airlines Cargo by mid-2018 [update] Singapore
May 19, 2017 Cargolux China has delayed its start until late 2018 [update] China
May 19, 2017 Elit'Avia San Marino has been granted an Air Operator's Certificate (AOC) from the San Marino Civil Aviation Authority. It is a corporate jet charter specialist based at Rimini Federico Fellini International (RMI) [added] Italy
May 19, 2017 FlyStark, a charter and scenic flight specialist based at Whitianga (WTZ). It suspended operations for the winter season in mid-Ma72017 [added] Australia
May 18, 2017 Bay City Seaplane is a seaplane charter company based in Geelong in Victoria [added] Australia
May 17, 2017 Guyana Airways is yet another attempt to get the name flying [added] Guyana
May 16, 2017 PowdAir has announced 14Dec2017 as its commencement date [update] Switzerland
May 16, 2017 ch-aviation is reporting that Fly Kiss has ceased operations in early May2017 [status change] France
May 15, 2017 AirAsia Bhd signed a joint venture agreement with China on 14May2017 to establish a low-cost carrier (LCC) called AirAsia China [added] China
May 14, 2017 Star Air [status change] offered worldwide scheduled and charter flights based at Amman Queen Alia International from 2003 - 2005. It was rebranded as Starjet [added] Jordan
May 14, 2017 Skyjet (Jordan) offers passenger charter services out of out of Amman Queen Alia International (AMM) [added] Jordan
May 14, 2017 Jordan Gate Airlines was founded in 2001 & offers charters out of Amman Queen Alia International (AMM) [added] Jordan
May 13, 2017 Pan Pacific Airlines, rebranded from Astro Air International (1998-2016), started operations on 01May2017 [status change] Philippines
May 13, 2017  In 2015, both AirAsia Philippines & AirAsia Zest were formally merged to form Philippines AirAsia [added] Philippines
May 12, 2017 Van City Seaplanes serves the BC South Coastal Region as a charter seaplane operator [added] Canada
May 12, 2017 Siam Air temporarily suspends operations [status change] (via ch-aviation) Thailand
May 12, 2017 Fly Ernest halted operations in early 2017 but now appears to have restarted with charters, with scheduled operations to follow [status change] Italy
May 11, 2017 Kair Airlines will be based at Cheongju, and aims to start operations in 2018 using A.320s [added] South Korea
May 11, 2017 Kairem Aviation is a business/private charter carrier based at Egelsbach (EDFE) [added] Germany
May 11, 2017 Comair Malawi was launched in 2007 but did not start operations [added] Malawi
May 10, 2017 MEA (Middle East Airlines) restarted operations after a recent suspension [status change] Lebanon
May 10, 2017 Nasim Air was intending to commence services in 2016 but now will start in 2017 [status change] Iran
May 10, 2017 Baltia Air Lines [status change] to be renamed USGlobal Airways [added] USA
May 9, 2017 Sol America is believed to have ceased operations in 2016 [status change] Venezuela
May 9, 2017 ECAir having been forced to suspend all operations on 10Oct2016, has stated its intention to resume in 2017 [status change] Republic of Congo
May 9, 2017 Wataniya Airways, having suspended operations in Mar2011, intends to resume in 2Q2017 [status change] Kuwait
May 8, 2017 Citywing went into liquidation & ceased operations on 10Mar2017 [status change] UK
May 8, 2017 SAPSA (Servicios Aereos Patagonicos), is an 'Active' passenger charter carrier based at Viedma, Rio Negro [status change] Argentina
May 8, 2017 Triple S Aviation was founded as charter carrier in 2006, based at Dallas Addison (ADS) [added] USA

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