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Companies Founded in 1975

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1975; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
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    Abu Dhabi Aviation

    Aerospace and Defense, Airline
    Abu Dhabi Aviation Co. is an airline based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It serves oil-fields and economic facilities in the United Arab Emirates and other Arab states. Its main base is Abu...  more
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    Aero Cóndor

    Aero Cóndor, also known as Aero Condor Peru, is an airline based in Lima, the capital of Peru. It was founded and started operations in 1975, and provides domestic charter flights, cargo, scenic, and...  more
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    Nouvelle Air Affaires Gabon

    Nouvelle Air Affaires Gabon is an airline based in Libreville, Gabon. It operates corporate and freight charter services. Its main base is Libreville International Airport. It started operating out...  more
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    Aircraft Sales and Services Limited

    Aircraft Sales & Services Limited is a passenger and cargo air charter company based at Jinnah International Airport, Karachi, Pakistan. The company started its operations in 1975 and continues to...  more
  • 5

    AJ Products

  • 6

    Allegany Arts Council

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    Apartment Investment and Management Company

    Lessors of Real Estate
    Aimco is one of the largest owners and operators of apartment communities in the United States, with approximately 203 communities serving 250,000 residents in 23 states and the District of Columbia....  more
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    Automotive industry
    Arola SARL was a small manufacturing company based in Lyon-Corbas, France, which manufactured a range of microcars, designed to be driven without a licence. Arola became part of the Aixam group in...  more
  • 9

    Associated Bio-Engineers & Consultants

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    Automeccanica was a Greek automobile producing company. Founded in 1979, it was one of the companies that produced the "passenger-utility" type of vehicle popular in Greece at the time for tax...  more
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    Bergen Bank

    Bergen Bank was a Norwegian commercial bank in existence between 1975 and 1990. It was created as a merger between Bergens Privatbank and Bergens Kreditbank while the bank Kvam Privatbank was...  more
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    Black-eyed Pea

    Restaurant, Food Manufacturing
    Black-eyed Pea is a United States restaurant chain, with outlets primarily in Texas and Colorado. Two corporate entities operate the restaurants. The Texas restaurants are operated by Restaurants...  more
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    Bridgewater Associates

    Investment management
    Bridgewater Associates is an American investment management firm founded by Ray Dalio in 1975. The firm serves institutional clients including pension funds, endowments, foundations, foreign...  more
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    Brinker International, Inc. is a multinational hospitality industry company that owns Chili's and Maggiano's Little Italy restaurant chains. Founded in 1975 and based in Dallas, Texas, Brinker...  more
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    Britoil was originally a privatised British oil company operating in the North Sea. It was once a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index....  more
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    C-Town Supermarkets

    C-Town Supermarkets is a chain of independently owned and operated supermarkets operating in the northeastern United States. C-Town was founded in 1975 with the goal of employing economies of scale...  more
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    Ceyenar Chemicals

    Ceyenar Chemicals Limited is a Kerala-based Rubber Chemicals and Natural Rubber Supply company with offices at Kottayam, Thrissur, Manjeri and Kozhikode in Kerala, Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh and...  more
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    Role-playing game
    Chaosium is one of the longer lived publishers of role-playing games still in existence. Founded by Greg Stafford, its first game was a wargame, White Bear and Red Moon, which was later reworked to...  more
  • 19
    Charlotte Russe Holding, Inc. is a retail/wholesale company....  more

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    Chi-Chi's is a Mexican restaurant chain in operation in China, Belgium, Luxembourg, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Indonesia. The chain also once operated in the United States and Canada but...  more
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    Chili's Grill & Bar is an international casual dining restaurant chain that features Tex-Mex-style cuisine. The company was founded by Larry Levine in Texas in 1975 and is currently owned and...  more
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    Video game, Video game industry
    Cinematronics Incorporated was a pioneering arcade game developer that had its heyday in the era of vector display games. While other companies released games based on raster displays, early in their...  more
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    MexicanaClick, formerly Click Mexicana, was Mexicana's regional operator, serving most of Mexicana's domestic routes between more than 25 Mexican cities. It was founded as a low-cost carrier, but...  more
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    CO-OP Financial Services

    CO-OP Financial Services, formerly known as CO-OP Network, is an interbank network connecting the ATMs of credit unions in the United States, with locations also in Canada and certain United States...  more
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    Coal India

    Coal Mining
    Coal India Limited is an Indian state-controlled coal mining company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. It is the largest coal producer company in the world and contributes around 81% of...  more