Niger

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

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National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Niger History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Niger
wikipedia: Niger
wikipedia: History of Niger

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Niger.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

During the French colonial era, civil aircraft based in Niger used the registration sequence F-Oxxx 1929-1960. After independence the prefix 5U-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Niger listing is here.
An incomplete all-time Civil Aircraft Register of Niger is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Armée de l’Air du Niger)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Gendarmerie Aviation (Gendarmerie Nationale) – no aviation unit
Police Aviation (Police Nationale) – no aviation unit

Commercial Aviation

Air Niger

wikipedia: Airlines of Niger
The World’s Airlines: Niger

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Niger

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Namibia

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Namibia History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Namibia
wikipedia: Namibia
wikipedia: History of Namibia

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Namibia.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

Under South African control, aircraft based in Nambia/South West Africa used the South African civil aircraft registration sequence ZS-xxx. Upon independence in 1990 the registration sequence V5-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Namibia listing is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Namibian Air Force)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation (E-MED Rescue 24)
Medical Aviation (LifeLink Emergency Rescue)
Police Aviation (Namibian Police Air Wing)

Commercial Aviation

Air Namibia

wikipedia: Airlines of Namibia
The World’s Airlines: Namibia

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Namibia

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Mozambique

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Mozambique History

Further National Information

wikipedia: Mozambique
wikipedia: History of Mozambique

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Mozambique.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

In the Portuguese colonial period, civil aircraft based in Mozambique originally used the registration sequence C-PMxx 1919 to 1929. This was replaced by CR-MAA to CR-MZZ, in 1929-1937, and then CR-AAA to CR-AZZ 1937-1975. After independence the sequence J5-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Mozambique listing is here.
A listing of the C-PM Register is also available.
A listing of the CR-M Register is also available.
A listing of the CR-A Register is also available.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Forca Aerea Mocambique)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Presidential Flight)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Police Aviation (Mozambique Republic Police) – no aviation unit

Commercial Aviation

Air Mozambique

wikipedia: Airlines of Mozambique
The World’s Airlines: Mozambique

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Mozambique

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Morocco

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Morocco History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Morocco
wikipedia: Morocco
wikipedia: History of Morocco

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Morocco.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

During the French colonial era, civil aircraft based in Morocco used the registration sequence F-Dxxx 1929-1952. After independence the prefix CN-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Morocco listing is here.
An incomplete all-time Civil Aircraft Register of Morocco is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Moroccan Air Force)
Naval Aviation (Marine Royale)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Royal Flight)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – Marie Marvingt established an air ambulance service in 1934
Medical Aviation (Heli-SMUR)
Gendarmerie Aviation (Gendarmerie Royale)

Commercial Aviation

Air Morocco

wikipedia: Airlines of Morocco
The World’s Airlines: Morocco

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Morocco

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Mauritania

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Mauritania History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Mauritania
wikipedia: Mauritania
wikipedia: History of Mauritania

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Mauritania.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

During the French colonial era, civil aircraft based in Mauritania used the registration sequence F-Oxxx 1929-1960. After independence the prefix 5T-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Mauritania listing is here.
An incomplete all-time Civil Aircraft Register of Mauritania is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Force Aerienne Islamique de Mauritanie)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Gendarmerie Aviation (Gendarmerie Nationale) – no aviation unit
Police Aviation (Police Nationale) – no aviation unit

Commercial Aviation

Air Mauritania

wikipedia: Airlines of Mauritania
The World’s Airlines: Mauritania

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Mauritania

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Mali

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Mali History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Mali
wikipedia: Mali
wikipedia: History of Mali

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Mali.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

During the French colonial era, civil aircraft based in Mali used the registration sequence F-Oxxx 1929-1960. After independence the prefix TZ-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Mali listing is here.
An incomplete all-time Civil Aircraft Register of Mali is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Force Aerienne de la Reublique du Mali)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Gendarmerie Aviation (Gendarmerie) – no aviation unit
Police Aviation (National Police Force) – no aviation unit

Commercial Aviation

Air Mali

wikipedia: Airlines of Mali
The World’s Airlines: Mali

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Mali

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Malawi

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Malawi History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Malawi
wikipedia: Malawi
wikipedia: History of Malawi

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Malawi.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

In the British colonial era civil aircraft based in Malawi/Nyasaland used the registration sequence VP-NAA to VP-NZZ, 1929-1953. Upon independence the sequence 7Q-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Malawi listing is here.
A listing of the VP-N Register is also available.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Defence Force (Malawi Defence Forces – Air Wing)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Police Aviation (Malawi Police Service Air Wing)

Commercial Aviation

Air Malawi

wikipedia: Airlines of Malawi
The World’s Airlines: Malawi

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Malawi

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Madagascar

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Madagascar History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Madagascar
wikipedia: Madagascar
wikipedia: History of Madagascar

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Madagascar.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

During the French colonial era, civil aircraft based in Madagascar/Malagasy used the registration sequence F-Oxxx 1929-1960. After independence the prefix 5R-xxx was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Madagascar listing is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Armée de l’Air Malgache)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Gendarmerie Aviation (Gendarmerie Nationale) – no aviation unit
Police Aviation (National Police Force) – no aviation unit

Commercial Aviation

Air Madagascar

wikipedia: Airlines of Madagascar
The World’s Airlines: Madagascar

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Madagascar

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Libya

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Libya History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Libya
wikipedia: Libya
wikipedia: History of Libya

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Libya.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

In the Italian colonial era civil aircraft based in Libya used the I-AAAA to I-ZZZZ, 1929-1951. Upon independence, the sequence 5A-AAA to 5A-ZZZ was adopted.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Libya listing is here.
An incomplete all-time Civil Aircraft Register of Libya is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Libyan Air Force)
Rebel Aviation (Free Libyan Air Force)

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)
Coast Guard Aviation (Libyan Coast Guard) – no aviation unit

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – an EMS/Rescue helicopter service is provided by the Air Force
Medical Aviation (Libyan Air Ambulance)
Police Aviation (Libyan National Police Air Wing)

Commercial Aviation

Air Libya

wikipedia: Airlines of Libya
The World’s Airlines: Libya

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Libya

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

Military Museum, Tobruk

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.

Liberia

Country Profile

The Country

Geography

Details to be added.

National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Liberia History

Further National Information

BBC News Profile: Liberia
wikipedia: Liberia
wikipedia: History of Liberia

Aviation

Text to be added on the development of aviation in Liberia.

Markings

Civil Aircraft Registrations

Liberia was originally allocated the civil aircraft registration sequence L-LAAA to L-LZZZ 1919-1929. In 1929 this was revised to LI-AAA to LI-ZZZ. In 1952 a new registration sequence EL-AAA to EL-ZZZ was introduced and is still current.

An all-time Civil Rotorcraft Register of Liberia listing is here.
An incomplete all-time Civil Aircraft Register of Liberia is here.

Aircraft Operators

Military Air Arms

Air Force (Liberian Air Force) [1970-2007]

Central Government Agencies

Government Aviation (Government Aviation Unit)

Public Service Aviation

Medical Aviation – no EMS/rescue helicopter service
Police Aviation (Justice Air Wing) [1949-2007]

Commercial Aviation

Air Liberia

wikipedia: Airlines of Liberia
The World’s Airlines: Liberia

Private Aviation

To be added

Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.

Airfields

Civil Airports & Airfields

Airports in Liberia

Military Air Bases & Airfields

Military Air Bases Listing – to be added.

On Show

Aviation Museums

None at present

Airshow Dates

Key Airshow Dates

More Information

Aviation-Related Magazines

None known.

Aviation Bibliography

To be added

Web Links

To be added.