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Kenya Airways launches direct flights to Maputo, Mozambique 
09-04-2024 | 14:13:00
The expansion takes flight from 14th June 2024, further solidifying KQ's commitment to strengthening its network and offering seamless travel experiences across the continent. 
Surf Air enters deal to supply electric powertrains to Tanzanian Cessna caravan operator Auric Air
05-04-2024 | 17:07:30
Surf Air now has approximately 13% of the Cessna Caravan market in Africa under agreement to upgrade to its electrified powertrains, once certified.
Uganda set to join Single African Air Transport Market
27-03-2024 | 13:22:16
So far, only fourteen countries out of 29 that belong to the Eastern Africa, Southern Africa and Indian Ocean Community (IOC) have acceded to the Single African Air Transport Market, six years since it was launched.
Kenya Airways and Virgin Atlantic announce new codeshare agreement
22-03-2024 | 13:48:59
The first phase of the agreement will allow customers booking through Virgin Atlantic to directly purchase flights on Kenya Airways’ Heathrow to Nairobi service.  
IATA announces first signatories to Air Cargo Digitalization Leadership Charter
15-03-2024 | 12:40:41
The Digitalization Leadership Charter aims to accelerate the air cargo industry’s digitalization journey by committing to five key guiding principles.
IATA partners with Smart Freight Centre on carbon emission calculations
13-03-2024 | 14:08:18
The two organizations will focus efforts on developing the cargo component of IATA’s CO2 Connect offering, which successfully launched its passenger version in 2022.
Kenya Airways Cargo launches direct flights from Sharjah to Nairobi
12-03-2024 | 12:23:00
To commemorate Kenya Airways Cargo's (KQ Cargo) recent route expansion to include direct cargo flights from Sharjah in the UAE. 
RwandAir signs IATA’s Safety Leadership Charter
08-03-2024 | 13:06:00
The Charter is aimed at strengthening organizational safety culture, which is an area of focus in IATA's Collaborative Aviation Safety Improvement Program (CASIP), under Focus Africa.
Kenya Airways boosts its network with increased frequencies and additional destinations
05-03-2024 | 14:13:26
Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced plans to boost its growing network with increased frequencies to five destinations and the addition of Eldoret and Maputo to its network.
Aviation experts push for a Model Bilateral Air Services Agreement
01-03-2024 | 14:56:41
Aviation officials from the Eastern Africa-Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region are making steady progress in reviewing and having a model Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) that conforms with the provisions of the Yamoussoukro Decision of 1999.
IATA and The Weather Company to provide enhanced turbulence-related weather data to airlines
01-03-2024 | 12:28:58
With this enhancement, participating airlines will soon be able to access Eddy Dissipation Rate (EDR) turbulence data directly through Fusion and Pilotbrief tools by The Weather Company.
GA Telesis delivers two Boeing 737-800SF freighters to Kenya Airways 
27-02-2024 | 10:00:00
The aircraft is part of the GA Telesis owned fleet and was delivered to Kenya Airways as part of a two aircraft transaction.
Ethiopian Airlines to launch passenger services to Freetown via Ouagadougou
26-02-2024 | 13:08:28
This new route marks yet another milestone in the airline's extensive network expansion endeavor, connecting more African countries and providing travelers with convenient and efficient travel options.
Kenya Airways and Vietnam Airlines renew codeshare agreement
23-02-2024 | 11:33:35
The codeshare partnership will allow customers to enjoy flexibility and choice with smooth connections via Bangkok and Nairobi to points such as Johannesburg, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Kisumu, Entebbe, Kigali, and Mombasa, among others.
Ethiopian Airlines and Citi Sign a $450 million loan agreement for five new aircraft
20-02-2024 | 13:12:00
The loan will be secured against the value of the five planes and has been arranged exclusively by Citi’s Corporate Banking and Export Agency and Finance teams. It is guaranteed by the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM).
Kenya Airways partners with Air Europa to extend its reach into Europe
09-02-2024 | 11:52:28
The new agreement will allow Air Europa passengers to fly to Nairobi from Amsterdam as well as allow Kenya Airways guests to fly to Madrid, Palma de Mallorca, New York, and Miami. 
Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services adds Casablanca as its 35th freighter destination in Africa
17-01-2024 | 14:29:00
Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services, one of the major strategic business units within the Ethiopian Airlines Group, currently covers more than 135 international destinations around the world.
South African airline, FlySAfair, gains number one spot in the world
04-01-2024 | 12:12:00
According to aviation analytics company Cirium’s latest On-Time Performance Review, FlySafair is the most on-time low-cost carrier in the world.
Kenya Airways inks lease agreement with Portugal's Hi Fly
28-12-2023 | 10:45:22
Kenya Airways, the national carrier of Kenya, has inked a short-term lease agreement with Hi Fly, the Lisbon-based lease and charter specialist company.
Boeing appoints Henok Teferra Shawl as Managing Director for Africa
08-12-2023 | 12:25:22
Based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Henok Teferra Shawl reports to Kuljit Ghata-Aura, president of Boeing Middle East, Türkiye, Africa, and Central Asia (METACA). In his new role, Teferra will be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where Boeing plans to open an office early 2024.
Ethiopian Airlines and Rolls-Royce sign service agreement
17-11-2023 | 10:22:11
TotalCare is designed to provide operational certainty for customers by transferring time on wing and maintenance cost risk back to Rolls-Royce.
Western Australia to host 24th WTTC Global Summit after Kigali
06-11-2023 | 09:00:00
During the closing session of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) Global Summit in Kigali, Western Australia was announced as the host for 2024, marking the first time the event will visit Oceania.
AfDB commits over $23 million to Rwanda’s new Aviation Centre of Excellence
20-10-2023 | 15:06:00
The proposed Centre of Excellence for Aviation Skills (CEAS), including an aircraft hangar, will partner with higher learning institutions to produce a skilled workforce to meet global aviation training standards and industry demands.
IATA secures more airlines as data contributors to its CO2 Connect emissions calculator
06-10-2023 | 07:31:41
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will be adding further airlines and airline groups as data contributors to its CO2 Connect emissions calculator, hence improving the quality and accuracy of the tool.
Intra-African passenger traffic will more than quadruple in the next twenty years, report
14-09-2023 | 14:50:53
Overall African air traffic growth is forecast at 7.4%, the third highest among global regions and above the global average growth of 6.1%.
Ethiopian Airlines launches affiliate marketing programme with CJ Affiliate Marketing Company
08-09-2023 | 12:22:44
Ethiopian Airlines Group, Africa's airline renowned for its global connectivity has announced its partnership with CJ Affiliate Marketing Company, a performance-based marketing channel.
AFRAA joins initiative enhancing aviation's economic contribution to Africa
23-08-2023 | 12:42:13
Focus Africa aims to maximize the contribution of aviation to development across the African Continent by better serving passengers and shippers.
Ethiopian Airlines increases Korea-Africa Services with Airbus A350-900
22-08-2023 | 14:13:33
The additional flights are evidence of the two countries expanding socio-economic relations and the growing multi-faceted partnership between Korea and the whole continent of Africa.
IATA partners with Aviation Impact Accelerator to assess the financial implications of net zero transitions
21-08-2023 | 10:35:00
The two organizations will assess the financial implications of reaching aviation’s 2050 net-zero CO2 goal. Building upon existing work, this collaboration will support the development of scenario-based tools to help airlines analyze and evaluate different decarbonization pathways.
Ethiopian Aviation University graduates over 1500 aviation professionals from seven African countries
08-08-2023 | 12:18:53
The graduates are from Pilot Training, Aviation Maintenance, Commercial, Cabin Crew Schools, and Hotel Operation.
Nigerian fintech Flutterwave partners with IATA to simplify payments for airlines serving Africa
13-07-2023 | 15:40:42
With this integration, airlines across the world are able to process payment from customers through cards, bank transfer, mobile money, alternative payment methods and other payment modes available on Flutterwave.
Aruba and Malawi to certify ExecuJet MRO Services Africa
13-07-2023 | 13:39:36
The Aruba Department of Civil Aviation and the Malawi Department of Civil Aviation have certified ExecuJet MRO Services Africa to do line and heavy maintenance on select aircraft types on those countries’ aircraft registry.
Nigeria, Ethiopia swap $100m blocked airline funds
11-07-2023 | 12:17:00
The Ethiopian and Nigerian central banks have agreed to swap funds trapped in their respective states, which will see Ethiopian Airlines (ET) recover up to $100 million trapped in Nigeria.
IATA launches program to improve aviation safety in Africa
06-07-2023 | 09:01:40
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is launching the Collaborative Aviation Safety Improvement Program (CASIP) to reduce the accident and serious incident rate across Africa as part of the Focus Africa initiative.
[Interview] Vince Goncalves Regional Vice President Africa at ExecuJet MRO Services
19-06-2023 | 10:07:00
ExecuJet MRO Services is a leading global multi-OEM MRO company founded in 1991 in South Africa, and then later established MRO businesses in Dubai, Australia, Malaysia, and Belgium as well as a franchise in Tianjin, China.
ExecuJet MRO Services Africa awarded authorised service centre status for Embraer
24-05-2023 | 07:18:00
ExecuJet MRO Services has been appointed by Embraer as its authorised service centre (ASC) for business jets in Africa. The decision represents an expansion of the aircraft manufacturer’s service network in the region.
Focus Africa Conference to strengthen aviation’s contribution to African development
15-05-2023 | 14:31:53
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that the Focus Africa Conference will delve into six priorities under IATA’s Focus Africa initiative to strengthen aviation’s contribution to the continent’s economic and social development.
Ethiopian Airlines introduces Arabic and French services at its global customer interaction center
05-05-2023 | 10:11:51
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline in Africa, has started providing its Global Customer Interaction Center services in two additional international languages namely, Arabic and French.
IATA launches initiative to strengthen aviation’s contribution to African development
05-04-2023 | 08:38:29
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is launching “Focus Africa” to strengthen aviation’s contribution to Africa’s economic and social development and improve connectivity, safety and reliability for passengers and shippers.
Kenya Airways and South Africa airlines to finalise partnership strategy in 2024
29-03-2023 | 12:24:46
Kenya Airways and South African Airways have announced plans to launch a pan-African airline group in 2024, as part of their strategic partnership.
South African Airways (SAA) Cargo partners with Menzies Aviation to provide air cargo services
29-03-2023 | 10:54:58
South African Airways (SAA) Cargo has appointed Menzies Aviation, the world’s largest aviation services company, to provide air cargo services at OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) in Johannesburg, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), and Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ).
AFRAA partners with the Kenya Association of Air Operators to support the airline industry in Kenya
20-03-2023 | 05:20:00
The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Kenya Association of Air Operators (KAAO) to provide mutual support to the sustainable development of the airline industry in Kenya as the country is represented by the two Associations.
Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
15-03-2023 | 10:23:40
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline in Africa, has announced that it will resume its services to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as of 25 March 2023. The flight will be operated four times a week with the ultramodern B787 Dreamliner.
[ChatGPT Biography] Tewolde Gebremariam, CEO of Ethiopian Airlines
14-03-2023 | 14:57:01
Artificial Intelligence is taking the world by storm. As an experiment, Africa Business Communities is publishing a series of 100 biographies of the most successful entrepreneurs in Africa. We only ask the questions and let ChatGPT write.
More charges,taxes and fees in the air transport industry in Africa a big challenge to AfCFTA
14-03-2023 | 14:56:46
Overcharges, taxation, and accumulation of fees in African air transportation can be a hindrance in achieving and success of African Continental Free Trade Area
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Nigeria battles odds to maintain productive economy
14-03-2023 | 14:56:23
According to the International Monetary Fund, Nigeria is being pushed to the brink by inflation. Banks however, one of the pillars of the economy, have remained in good standing.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Nigeria scores big in budget transparency
14-03-2023 | 14:56:18
The infrastructure of Nigeria is such that for meaningful progress to be made, there must be give-and-take on the parts of the government and the people.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Government, Industries move to expand women enterprise
14-03-2023 | 14:56:16
With plunging profits in its prized sector, oil and gas, and an ever-climbing inflation, Nigeria is increasingly turning to what most of the world has been blind to – the potential of women in business.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Banks move into East Africa, telecom pushes NSE profit
14-03-2023 | 14:56:15
The telecom industry this week recorded a peculiar development – the massive registration of Nigerian SIM card holders.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Banks rally behind women-led SMEs
14-03-2023 | 14:56:13
The NNPC has an approximated value of 50 trillion naira. With oil and gas infrastructure in Nigeria constantly plagued by mischief and vandalism, an ECOWAS expert has profferred a very interesting solution to this persisting problem
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: An economic overview for Q1
14-03-2023 | 14:56:06
As we have seen over time, when one sectors hits a low point, another is seen hitting high notes. Such is the situation as we’ve seen it lately.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Telcos break new ground, digital loans gain momentum
14-03-2023 | 14:56:05
Instant loans, sometimes called digital loans, are gaining speed in the country and the telecom sector took some giant steps forward this week.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Persistent shortages and inflation call for new measures
14-03-2023 | 14:56:04
Africa has in the past decade positioned itself as a knowledge economy, with one of the most robust startup ecosystems in the world.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Experts point toward startup management for local productivity
14-03-2023 | 14:56:03
Nigeria’s crown jewel, oil and gas, has been in a state of mild disrepair for several months now. There’s an ongoing fuel scarcity situation that is intensifying by the day and causing a ripple effect in every aspect of daily life.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: A call for exports diversification for higher market gains
14-03-2023 | 14:56:02
Agriculturists and entrepreneurs are working harder than ever to address food sufficiency, but energy rests firmly on the government’s shoulders.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: State to digitize tourism, FG takes on efficient mobility
14-03-2023 | 14:55:55
Banking is one of the most thriving sectors in Nigeria. The reason for this success has been attributed to the efficiency with which this industry has leveraged technology to modernize its operations.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Economic conditions returning to pre-pandemic levels
14-03-2023 | 14:55:54
The startup movement has picked up pace in Nigeria over the last decade, with the government and responsible agencies ramping up efforts in motivating the burgeoning industry.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: What 2022 portends for East Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:55:47
As the East African Community, EAC, member states eye innovative ways of deepening integration and trading more with each other, the bloc and individual countries are putting in place mechanisms, policies and legislation that seek to address longstanding hiccups that have put the brakes on seamless regional trade.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Industries unanimously look toward renewable, sustainable practices
14-03-2023 | 14:55:42
The Covid-19 crisis has been cause for numerous economic slumps round the world; companies were shut down, production halted, industries crippled and prices skyrocketed the world over.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: A 5G promise looms, global trade predictions show winning numbers
14-03-2023 | 14:55:41
Nigeria’s tactic is one of sharpening the sectors that have shown promise (such as technology, agriculture and banking) while throwing resources at those that have been in a work-in-progress mode for years.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Nigeria enters green market, takes on AfCFTA implementation
14-03-2023 | 14:55:39
The collaboration of government with industries is crucial for economic progress, be the market large or small. Nigeria knows this and is taking steps to work closely and create better transparency in one of the country’s most robust industries.
[Rwanda] Delivery drones: Why Zipline is switching to 24/7 operations
14-03-2023 | 14:55:18
Hospitals in Rwanda will now receive much needed medical supplies and personal protective equipment from drone firm Zipline on a 24-hour basis.
[Column] Duke Phahla: Getting South Africans safely back in the air
14-03-2023 | 14:55:12
Rebuilding confidence and showing travellers it is safe to fly, is critical if the battered aviation industry is to regain its place in the world economy after a devastating 2020.
Looming cash crisis threatens airlines, IATA
14-03-2023 | 14:55:05
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned that the airline industry will burn through $77 billion in cash during the second half of 2020 (almost $13 billion/month or $300,000 per minute), despite the restart of operations.
Transport sector hit hard but has key role in COVID-19 management, COMESA
14-03-2023 | 14:54:44
Road and air transport have borne the brunt of the Coronavirus impact as countries put stringent measures to stop the spread of the pandemic.
[Column] Tabassum Qadir: South African Airways ship is sinking, but there is a life raft
14-03-2023 | 14:54:34
The South African Communist Party (SACP) has called for workers' rights to be fully protected while at the same time pursuing the turnaround of SAA.
[SA Business Week] Propelling economic growth with aviation, telecommunication sectors
14-03-2023 | 14:53:43
The South Africa aviation and telecommunication sectors continue to drive the country’s economic growth while assisting the country reap from existing and emerging markets locally and internationally.
[Nigeria Business Week] Industries partner to reach common goals
14-03-2023 | 14:53:42
The sectors are revving up to keep up momentum as the 2019 opens new doors for Nigeria’s stride toward economic balance.
[SA Business Week] Investment wave boosts country’s earnings, attractiveness
14-03-2023 | 14:53:39
South Africa continues to be the continent’s preferred destination for international investors due to its competitive market, favorable political climate, a booming middle class and strategic location.
[Kenya Business Week] Conquering the skies, an innovation at a time
14-03-2023 | 14:53:39
Weeks after launching direct flights to the United States, Kenya is streamlining its aviation sector further.
[Kenya Business Week] Leveraging the blue economy wave to boost national purse
14-03-2023 | 14:53:37
Kenya has this week successfully hosted the first global conference on blue economy that brought together over 16,000 delegates.
[Kenya Business Week] Flying into new opportunities
14-03-2023 | 14:53:34
African countries have been pushing for an open skies agreement to make intra Africa trade and movement cheaper and faster.
[Kenya Business Week] Cementing bilateral relations with South Africa, China
14-03-2023 | 14:53:32
As Kenya continues to cement its position as East Africa’s economic powerhouse, it has been on a charm offensive targeting African and global public and private players.
[SA Business Week] Water tariffs rise, no markets for black traders
14-03-2023 | 14:53:25
Access to clean water is still a challenge in most of the sub-Saharan Africa countries. Due to the scarcity, the ones who are lucky enough to access it have to dig deeper into their pockets in order to enjoy this basic commodity.
[SA Business Week] Key sectors appointments and a busy air route
14-03-2023 | 14:53:24
October is already proving to be a great month for the South African business and economy, maybe even greater. With only a week into the month, three South Africans have been appointed for senior positions in the ICT, aviation and engineering sectors.
[Kenya Business Week] Renewed onslaught on fake news
14-03-2023 | 14:53:23
With Kenya having experienced proliferation of online news channels occasioned by an impressive penetration of the internet and a critical mass of consumers with an insatiable appetite for breaking news, truth and fact have been the latest casualties.
[Nigeria Business Week] Forging bonds at new levels, China bets higher
14-03-2023 | 14:53:20
At first glance, it seems business as usual, but that could not be farther from reality. Business has never been more positive, rapid, nor disruptive.
[Kenya Business Week] New energy frontiers, more business deals
14-03-2023 | 14:53:18
It has been another busy week for anchor sectors in Kenya with more investors, landmark deals and strategic partnerships pointing to Kenya as the investment destination for the region.
[Nigeria Business Week] Towards self-dependence, reduced importation
14-03-2023 | 14:53:11
As industries grow, so does the job market, consumer satisfation and investor confidence. Nigeria is gaining a reputation as fertile ground for both business expansion and takeoff point for startups.
[Nigeria Business Week] Racing toward growth, partnerships, targets
14-03-2023 | 14:53:07
This week has shown interesting developments in a wide range of sectors in Nigeria - Hospitality, Real Estate, Agribusiness, Banking, Automotive, Oil and Gas and as always, ICT remains a busy sector.
[Kenya Business Week] Cementing US trade with direct flights
14-03-2023 | 14:53:07
Known for its aggressive approach in selling its economic sectors, Kenya has this week been on a charm offensive, as both public and private players step up efforts to win investors and grow businesses.
Complimentary map: Airport project opportunities in Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:52:47
Air traffic across Africa is expected to soar over the next 20 years to over 300 million passengers, which is great news for African economies - so long as they have the infrastructure to sustain it
[Column] Bob Koigi: Africa open skies pact will change global business landscape
14-03-2023 | 14:52:20
Flying within Africa is a dreaded experience with many routes having no direct fights, forcing passengers to contend with expensive and circuitous flights sometimes involving going through Middle East and Europe to access an African destination.
[Column] Richard Branson: The alternatives to Nigeria's power situation
14-03-2023 | 14:52:06
Energy access in Africa is close to my heart. Bringing clean, renewable power to people instead of building coal-fired power stations is absolutely essential if we are going to tackle climate change.
Ethiopian Airlines to start direct flight to Karachi, Pakistan
13-03-2023 | 05:15:00
Ethiopian first served Karachi from July 1966 to December 1971, and resumed the service from June 1993 until July 2004.
Ethiopian Airlines to resume direct flights between Abidjan and New York
23-02-2023 | 08:26:35
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest network operating carrier in Africa, has announced the resumption of its direct flights between Abidjan and New York John F. Kennedy Airport as of 29 May 2023.
Ethiopian set to launch passenger service to Copenhagen, Denmark
06-02-2023 | 11:16:00
Ethiopian Airlines is set to launch a new passenger flight to Copenhagen, Denmark effective 22nd May 2023. The new flight will be operated five times a week except on Tuesdays and Sundays.
EABC calls for an EAC single air transport services agreement to lower the cost of air transport in the region
27-01-2023 | 08:48:55
Limited infrastructure, lack of standardized regulations and high air transport costs are among the challenges affecting the air transport sector in EAC.
Ethiopian Airlines set to fly to Atlanta
19-01-2023 | 09:35:00
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest network operator in Africa, has announced that it has finalized all preparations to commence a new service between Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Atlanta, USA. Ethiopian will operate a four times weekly flight to Atlanta (ATL) starting from 16 May 2023.
IATA and Travalyst to collaborate on flight carbon emission calculations
06-01-2023 | 12:04:44
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Travalyst, have joined forces with the aim of providing consumers with a consistent, accurate and widely available calculation of their carbon footprint from air travel.
Kenya Airways and Saudi Arabian Airlines expand codeshare agreement to include direct Mombasa flights
19-12-2022 | 06:07:00
The code share extension will allow seamless connections on one ticket to and from the Saudi Arabian Airlines network, including the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, among other points in the Middle East, via Kenya Airways flights from Dubai to Mombasa.
IATA and ITC join forces for cross-border trade
03-10-2022 | 06:10:00
Through the agreement, ITC and IATA will cross-link their information offerings, including data, to expand access to strategic information for trade and cargo professionals.
Ethiopian Airlines opens a five-star in-terminal hotel inside Addis Ababa Bole International Airport
14-09-2022 | 08:53:21
The Hotel is physically connected to Addis Ababa Bole International Departure Terminal 02 with a short walking distance from departure gate and will be managed by Ethiopian Skylight Hotel as Ethiopian Skylight In-Terminal Hotel.
ExecuJet South Africa expands charter fleet
06-09-2022 | 13:11:52
ExecuJet South Africa, part of the Luxaviation Group, is celebrating charter fleet expansion and growing recognition of the company’s outstanding safety standards.
Air Lease announces lease placement of six new airbus a220-300 aircraft with TAAG Angola Airlines
20-07-2022 | 14:15:52
The aircraft are scheduled to deliver to the airline starting in 2023 through 2024 from ALC’s orderbook with Airbus.
Travel and tourism jobs in Nigeria to double over the next decade, WTTC
04-07-2022 | 11:25:00
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has revealed the Travel & Tourism sector in Nigeria is expected to create 2.6 million new jobs over the next decade, doubling the number of those employed within the sector by 2032.
Qatar Airways partners with Airlink to enhance connectivity across Southern Africa
01-07-2022 | 10:28:00
Qatar Airways and Airlink signed a comprehensive codeshare agreement to offer travellers more choices, enhanced services and greater connectivity between 45 destinations in 13 countries across southern Africa and the rest of the world.
South African Airways appoints Discover the World as its general sales agent in the UK
14-06-2022 | 09:49:00
South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa, has appointed Discover the World, a global player in tourism and airline representation, as its general sales agent (GSA) in the United Kingdom (UK).
South Africa's Comair suspends flights pending receipt of funding
07-06-2022 | 09:46:00
South African airline Comair announced it is obliged to suspend all British Airways and kulula.com flights, pending successfully securing additional funding.
Ethiopian launches new flight connecting Lomé with Washington DC
01-06-2022 | 16:05:00
thiopian Airlines, Africa’s leading carrier, commenced thrice-weekly passenger service to Washington DC via Lomé, Togo as of 01 June 2022.

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