HISTORY: ARIANA AFGHAN AIRLINES also known as Ariana, is the largest airline of Afghanistan and serves as the country's national carrier. Founded in 1955, Ariana is the oldest airline of Afghanistan. The company has its main base at Kabul International Airport, from where it operates domestically, and also provides international connections that link Afghanistan with China, Germany, India, Iran, Kuwait, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan and Turkey. The carrier is headquartered in Share Naw, Kabul, and it is wholly owned by the Afghan government. The airline was set up on 27 January 1955. It was established as Aryana Airlines with the assistance of Indamer Co. Ltd.
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