an island in the Mediterranean Sea; known as â€œMelitaâ€ to the Romans; once controlled by the Carthaginians, it was added to the Roman Republic in 218 BCE and became attached to the province of Sicily.
Malta, officially the Republic of Malta, is a small and densely populated island nation consisting of an archipelago of seven islands in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. Malta lies directly south of Sicily, east of Tunisia and north of Libya. The country's official languages are Maltese and English.
Malta, Montana is an station stop for the Amtrak Empire Builder. The station had 3,582 boardings during Amtrak's 2006 fiscal year, an increase of 108 boardings from FY2005. The station, platform, and parking are owned by BNSF Railway.