Malta is a small city-state located in the Mediterranean. Despite its not so large surface, it can boast of its own Air Malta airlines founded in the 20th century. In 1973, the carrier was registered by the resolution of the Maltese parliament. However, little was still known about Air Malta airline, and certainly no such spectacular success had been anticipated. It was not until 1 April 1974, a year later, that the first two planes took off. Air Malta airlines fly in different directions of the world, the carrier offers a total of 45 connections. There are many flights to Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The IATA code of Maltese airlines is KM.