Turkish adds three additional African links

Posted 18 April 2014

Turkish Airlines is continuing to strengthen its sub-Saharan routes with three new destinations

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ATR honours a pan-African delegation of Ambassadors

Posted 16 April 2014

The European regional aircraft manufacturer ATR has welcomed a high-level pan-African delegation as part of company's continuing search to develop and strengthen new industrial partnerships in this region.

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Ethiopian wins Best Airline of the Year Award in China

Posted 16 April 2014

Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it has won the Best Airline of the Year Award at MICE Magazine's 7th Annual Award Ceremony held in Beijing, China on April 11, 2014 in the presence of 200 top travel trade professionals, travel

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Air Austral launches Vanilla Islands Pass

Posted 15 April 2014

Air Austral has launched the 'Vanilla islands' Pass, a new product to facilitate the travel within the Indian Ocean and to increase the tourism development of the region.

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Ethiopian Airlines adds Kano in Nigeria to its network

Posted 15 April 2014

Ethiopian Airlines has announced the commencement of four weekly flights to Kano, Nigeria, starting 24 May 2014.

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BBA Aviation Flight support appoints new MD EMEA

Posted 15 April 2014

BBA Aviation Flight Support announces the appointment of Mark Johnstone as Managing Director EMEA.

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Airbus launch new version of ACJ319

Posted 14 April 2014

Airbus has launched a new version of its popular corporate jet, the ACJ319, offering customers simplicity, speed and savings in the cabin. Called ACJ319 Elegance, the new version complements today's fully customisable version.

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Aviation: Commission updates the European safety list

Posted 12 April 2014

The European Commission has updated for the 23rd time the European list of airlines subject to an operating ban or operational restrictions within the European Union — better known as "the EU air safety list".

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Morocco selects Cubic for its Top Gun F-16 training

Posted 11 April 2014

Cubic Defense Systemshas been awarded a contract valued at more than $5 million from the U.S. Air Force to supply its P5 Combat Training System (P5CTS) to the Moroccan Air Force.

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South Africa and Swaziland in air traffic infrastructure deal

Posted 11 April 2014

The Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) Company of South Africa and the Swaziland Civil Aviation Authority (SWACAA) have signed an agreement, aimed at building essential aviation infrastructure that will unlock

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Ethiopian Airlines chief warns that African carriers could be 'swallowed' by the Gulf carriers

Posted 16 February 2014 · 1 Comment

The CEO of Ethiopian Airlines Tewolde Gebremariam has warned that Gulf carriers could “eat us for their lunch” unless there is a concerted effort by African airlines to get increased market share from the fast-growing

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