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IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1989 (as Air Liberté Tunisie)
Hubs Habib Bourguiba Airport
Fleet size 13
Destinations 25
Headquarters Monastir, Tunisia
Key people ? (CEO)
Nouvelair Airbus A321

Nouvelair Limited Company (French: Nouvelair Société Anonyme, Tunisian Arabic: الطيران الجديد تونس‎) is a Tunisian airline with its registered office in Tunis,[1] while its head office in the Dhkila Tourist Zone in Monastir,[2][3] near the Hôtel Sahara Beach.[4] The airline operates tourist charters from European cities to Tunisian holiday resorts. Its main bases are Monastir International Airport, Tunis-Carthage International Airport and Djerba-Zarzis Airport.[5]


The airline was established in 1989 as Air Liberté Tunisie and started operations on 21 March 1990. It was founded as a charter affiliate of French operator Air Liberté. It is majority owned by Aziz Miled (who died in 2012) and has 614 employees (at March 2007).[5]



As of January 2013, the Nouvelair fleet consists of the following aircraft with an average age of 11.7 years:[6][7]

Nouvelair Fleet
Aircraft In Service Passengers Notes
Airbus A320-200 11 180 Two leased to Libyan Airlines
Total 11


  1. ^ "Credits and legal information." Nouvelair. Retrieved on 17 February 2011. "Registered Office : 14 rue Habib Chrita, Cité des Jardins B.P 1005, Tunis – Tunisia"
  2. ^ "Complaints, Suggestions." Nouvelair. Retrieved on 17 February 2011. "Address : Zone Touristique Dkhila – 5065 – Monastir – Tunisie"
  3. ^ "After your flight." Nouvelair. Retrieved on 17 February 2011. "NOUVELAIR Customer service Zone touristique DKHILA 5065 Monastir TUNISIA"
  4. ^ Jacobs, Daniel and Peter Morris. The Rough Guide to Tunisia. Rough Guides, 2001. 215. Retrieved from Google Books on 1 July 2010. ISBN 1-85828-748-0, ISBN 978-1-85828-748-5.
  5. ^ a b "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-10. p. 57. 
  6. ^ "Directory: World Airlines Part 3 (M-Z)". Flight International: 29–90. 2009-04-14. 
  7. ^ Nouvelair fleet list at

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