A Flandre Air Embraer 120.
Flandre Air (IATA: IX, ICAO: FRS) was a French regional airline headquartered at Lille Airport and in Lesquin, France, near Lille.
The airline began as a charter airline in 1977. It began scheduled services in 1985. In October 1997 Flandre Air became the European launch customer of the Embraer RJ-135. In November 1998 Flandre Air signed a franchise agreement with Air Liberté, which began in January 1999. In October 1999 Proteus Airlines acquired Flandre Air. On 30 March 2001 Flandre, Proteus, and Regional Airlines merged into Régional Compagnie Aérienne Européenne.
- ^ "World Airline Directory." Flight International. 26 March-1 April 1997. "44.
- ^ a b "History." Régional Compagnie Aérienne Européenne. Retrieved on 2 May 2010.
- ^ "World Airline Directory." Flight International. 27 March-2 April 2001. 74.