13-Apr-2012 1:05 PM

New Tunisian airline to launch on 14-Apr-2012

Syphax, a Tunisia-based start-up, confirmed plans to launch services on 14-Apr-2012, operating two A319 aircraft, according to Campaignme.com reports. The carrier plans to operate from Sfax to eight destinations in Libya, Morocco, France, Italy, Belgium and Turkey, with additional destinations in the Middle East and north Africa planned. The company is controlled by Telnet Holdings, owned by local entrepreneur Mohamed Frikha.