Tunisian start-up Syphax Airlines is ready to begin operations as early as mid-March. The first aircraft rolled out of the painting facility in Montpellier, France and is due to start test flights. The second one is still being painted. Both aircraft will be based in Sfax/SFA/DTTX and will fly from Sfax, Djerba, and Tunis to destinations in France, Italy, Morocco, Libya, and Turkey. The airplanes are ex-Hamburg Int'l and Air Berlin, D-AHIN and D-AHIO.