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Tunisair

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
TU
TAR
199
Tunair

TunisAir Airbus A320-200
Tunisair
Tunisair Building
7 Novembre 1987 Street
PO Box 2035
Carthage 2035
TUNISIA

Tel.: +216 7083 7000
Fax: +216 7083 6900
Email:
Website: www.tunisair.com.tn

Owner: Tunisia govt (74.42%); private investors (20%); Air France (5.58%)
Shareholding: Tunisair Express (83.37%); Mauritania Airways (51%)
Base: Tunis (TUN)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: April 1949
Alliances: Air Algerie, Egyptair, MEA, Saudi Arabian, Syrianair
TunisAir operates this equipment: Executives
  • 3 x Airbus A300-600
  • 4 x Airbus A319-100
  • 16 x Airbus A320-200 (+6 planned)
  • (3) x Airbus A330-200 (planned)
  • (3) x Airbus A350-800 (planned)
  • 4 x Boeing 737-500
  • 7 x Boeing 737-600
Director General:
CEO:
Cheikhrouhou Ridha
Mohamed Thamri

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Tunisair  
TU
TAR
Tunisia Tunis-Carthage 1990-
Obtained ISO-9002 certification in 2000. Expected to join SkyTeam alliance in 2004
Tunis Air Société Tunisienne de l'Air
TU
TAR
Tunisia Tunis-Carthage 1948-1990
Formed 21/10/48 by Air France (49% later reduced to 5.6%). Started ops 1/4/49

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
Airbus A320-211
TS-IMB
Tunis-Carthage Airport (TUN) Tunisia
0
substantial
Boeing 737-700
TS-IEA
Conakry International Airport (CKY)  Guinea
0
substantial
Boeing 727-200
TS-JHV
Tunis-Carthage Airport (TUN) Tunisia
0
w/o
12-Jan-1979
Boeing 727-200
?
Tripoli Libya
0
hijacked