Country Profile

The Country


Details to be added.

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National History

Summary Narrative History

Timeline – Key Dates in Madagascar History

Further National Information

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


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


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.

All-time Madagascar – civil aircraft register (5R-aaa).
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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


Aircraft Manufacturers

None at present.

Aircraft Maintenance/Repair Depots

None known.


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.