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Denel's Seeker 400 completes second round of flight tests

Posted 31 July 2014

Denel's unmanned aerial vehicle system, the Seeker 400, has successfully completed the second round of flights tests as part of its development process.

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Jet Aviation Basel receives SACAA approval as Design Organisation

Posted 31 July 2014

Jet Aviation Basel recently received the approval certificate from the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) as a Design Organisation.

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Boeing forecasts rising demand for commercial pilots and technicians

Posted 31 July 2014

Boeing is forecasting continued strong growth in demand for commercial aviation pilots and maintenance technicians as the global fleet expands over the next 20 years.

in Maintenance / Training

Direct Maintenance prepared to offer Part-66 MRO training in Nairobi

Posted 30 July 2014

Dutch MRO operator, Direct Maintenance, has a strong presence in East Africa and is aiming to increase its involvement with the launch of a new training course in Kenya to meet ongoing growth and development needs in

in Defence

Tunisia gets go-ahead for 12 Black hawk helicopters

Posted 29 July 2014

The US State Department has approved the sale of 12 Sikorsky UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters to Tunisia,

in Air Transport

Air Seychelles to take delivery of its first A320

Posted 29 July 2014

Air Seychelles will take delivery of its first Airbus A320 aircraft in December 2014, heralding significant enhancements to its international flight schedule at the same time.

in Air Transport

Air Mauritius highlights achievements at AGM

Posted 25 July 2014

Air Mauritius held its Annual Meeting of shareholders on the 24th of July 2014.

in Air Transport

IATA's statement on MH17, GE222 and AH5017

Posted 25 July 2014

Chief executive officer and director general of IATA, Tony Tyler, has made a statement regarding MH17, GE222 and AH5017.

in Air Transport

NEWS UPDATE: Air Algerie aircraft confirmed as "crashed" says aviation officials

Posted 24 July 2014

Algerian aviation officials have confirmed that the Air Algerie aircraft - reporting missing this morning - has crashed.

in Air Transport

The A350 XWB embarks on final certification phase

Posted 24 July 2014

The Airbus A350-900, has taken off this morning for the final stage towards certification.

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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

Air Seychelles to take delivery of its first A320
Air Seychelles will take delivery of its first Air...

Defence

Defence

Denel's Seeker 400 completes second round of flight tests
Denel's unmanned aerial vehicle system, the Seeker...

Technology

Technology

Kenya Airways continues using NetLine products from Lufthansa Systems
Kenya Airways will continue using the NetLine prod...

Space

Space

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

Airports

Airports

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

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