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Jeppesen Flitedeck Pro EFB features on Ipad enhance situational awareness

Posted 22 July 2014

eppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, now offers operators an enhanced version of its industry-leading FliteDeck Pro electronic flight bag (EFB) solution for iPad.

in Route Planning & Tourism

Fastjet increases a number of services

Posted 21 July 2014

Fastjet has announced that it is increasing the number of flights on its Dar es Salaam to Mwanza, and Dar es Salaam to Lusaka routes.

in Technology

African Airline signs with FLYHT for its Automated Flight Information Reporting System

Posted 18 July 2014

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has announced that it has signed a contract with the national carrier of an African airline for the sale and delivery of the Automated Flight Information Reporting

in Defence

Farnborough: Egypt becomes world's largest C295 operator with new order

Posted 16 July 2014

Egypt has become the largest customer for the tactical airlifter, the Airbus C295. It has ordered eight more of the type, taking its total fleet to 20.

in Air Transport

Farnborough: Bombardier gets its first African CSeries customer - but buyer is a mystery

Posted 16 July 2014

Bombardier has landed its first African customer for the CSeries, with a letter of intent signed for five aircraft - but the manufacturer is not saying which airline has signed.

in Air Transport

Air Mauritius orders six A350 XWB

Posted 16 July 2014

Air Mauritius has decided to expand and modernise its long-haul fleet with a Memorandum of Understanding for four A350-900 aircraft.

in Air Transport / Events

Farnborough: Air Algerie orders two Next-Gen 737-700Cs

Posted 16 July 2014

At the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) today, Boeing and Air Algerie announced an order for two Next-Generation 737-700C (Convertible) airplanes, valued at $152 million at current list prices.

in Air Transport

Farnborough: Air Seychelles takes delivery of its second Twin Otter

Posted 15 July 2014

Canadian manufacturer Viking Air was at Farnborough Airshow to hand over the keys to MSN898, the second of a four Twin Otter Series 400 aircraft purchased by Air Seychelles.

in Air Transport

Farnborough: ATR announced firm orders for 144 aircraft

Posted 15 July 2014

ATR has announced that it has taken firm orders for 144 aircraft (119 ATR 72-600 and 25 ATR 42-600), with options for 112 additional aircraft, since the beginning of the year.

in People

African Aerospace editor-in-chief given life achievement award

Posted 15 July 2014

African Aerospace editor-in-chief Alan Peaford has been presented with a Lifetime Achievement award in the International Aerospace Media awards at the Royal Aeronautical Society in London

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IATA confirms benefits of liberalising African skies

Posted 7 July 2014

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has published a report setting out the considerable social and economic benefits of intra-African air service liberalisation.

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Air Transport

Farnborough: Air Algerie orders two Next-Gen 737-700Cs
At the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) tod...

Defence

Defence

Farnborough: Egypt becomes world's largest C295 operator with new order
Egypt has become the largest customer for the tact...

Technology

Technology

Jeppesen Flitedeck Pro EFB features on Ipad enhance situational awareness
eppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Serv...

Space

Space

ASAL and SSTL collaborate on Alsat-1B
The Algerian Space Agency (ASAL) and Surrey Satell...

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Airports

Smiths Detection to provide cargo security at Addis Ababa Airport
Smiths Detection has won a contract with the Ethio...

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