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Air Albania: Europe’s Mysterious New Airline

While it remains a rare occurrence in Europe when a new flag-carrier emerges, on Friday, Sept. 14 Air Albania took its first steps towards entering regular service with the delivery of its first aircraft, an Airbus A319. The airline, which will operate out of Albanian capital Tirana's Nënë Tereza International Airport, will initially operate to Turkey, before adding routes to Rome, Milan, and London. Albanian aviation has a fairly brief but colorful history with only one domestic airline, Albawings, currently based…