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Tassili Airlines is a charter passenger airline based in Algiers, Algeria. It provides transport for workers to and from oil fields in Algeria. Its main base is Houari Boumedienne Airport (ALG), Algiers with other bases at Oued Irara Airport (HME), Hassi Messaoud and Hassi Rmel Airport (HRM). A Boeing 747-400 of Virgin Atlantic Airways, one of the UKs largest airlines. ... Nickname: al-Bahjah Location of Algiers within Algeria Algiers 944 A.D. Area    - City 273 km² Population    - City (2003) around 2. ... Houari Boumedienne Airport (IATA: ALG, ICAO: DAAG) serves Algiers, the capital of Algeria. ... Oued Irara Airport (IATA: HME, ICAO: DABC), also known as Oued Irara, is an airport near Hassi Messaoud, Algeria. ... Hassi Messaoud is a town in eastern Algeria. ...

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Code Data

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History

Tassili Airlines was established in 1997 and started operations on 8 April 1999 with a flight from Hassi Messaoud to Algiers. It initially was a joint venture between Air Algerie (49%) and Sonatrach (51%). In May 2005, Air Algerie sold their shares to Sonatrach. 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (99th in leap years). ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Categories: Airlines of Algeria | Airline stubs ... Sonatrach is an Algerian public company formed to exploit the hydrocarbon resources of the country. ...


Destinations

See full article: Tassili Airlines destinations Tassili Airlines flies directly to various locations in Algeria and seasonal France. ...

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Fleet

The Tassili Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft (at september 2006): 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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Incident and Accident

The Sonatrach company chartered one of Tassili Airlines' Beechcraft 1900D planes to fly two employees from the oil fields near the Algerian Sahara town of Hassi R'Mel to Ghardaia. The Beech took off at 20:36 and arrived near Ghardaia twenty minutes later. The pilot carried out a visual approach to the field, but he had to go around because another plane which had just arrived from Djanet, was still on the runway. While maneuvering for another approach, the contacted the ground. The aircraft sustained serious damage; a.o. the right wing was torn off. The five occupants survived the impact, but the co-pilot died a day later of his injuries.28 JAN 2004.


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