Top African Aerospace Stories

Ethiopian launches ‘Feel Addis’ app

Posted 13 September 2019

Passengers flying Ethiopian with layover between 8 and 24 hours in Addis Ababa are set to have their end-to-end layover experience transformed in a whole new way with the launch of the airline’s digitised transit package dubbed Feel Addis.

in Technology

Airbus commences in-flight trials of connected cabin technologies

Posted 12 September 2019

Airbus has commenced in-flight trials of IoT connected cabin technologies on board an A350-900 Flight Lab aircraft – to be shortly revealed to customers.

in Business Aviation

Vertis adds Falcon 900EX to support growing demand for mid-range charters

Posted 11 September 2019

Switzerland-headquartered Vertis Aviation has added a Dassault Falcon 900EX to its Vertis Charter Management Programme, VCMP.

in Events

Aviation Africa Summit and Exhibition nominated for three awards

Posted 11 September 2019

Aviation Africa is nominated in three categories for "Best International Event", "Indy Organiser Team of the Year" and "Best Show Feature" - for the Silent Conference.

in Air Transport / General Aviation

GAC TR signs exclusive marketing contract with EgyptAir Cargo

Posted 10 September 2019

ECS Group’s Turkish subsidiary GAC TR (Globe Air Cargo Turkey) has signed an exclusivity contract with EgyptAir Cargo to begin optimising marketing of its cargo offering from September.

in Technology

kulula.com partners with Sabre to reinvent the airport experience

Posted 10 September 2019

South African carrier kulula.com is to implement Sabre’s new Digital Workspace solution, aiming to transform the airport experience.

in Route Planning & Tourism

A soft start to the peak travel period

Posted 9 September 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced slowing global passenger demand growth for July. Total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 3.6%, compared to the same month in 2018. This was down from 5.1% annual growth recorded

in Route Planning & Tourism

Qatar Airways adds Luanda to its network

Posted 9 September 2019

Qatar Airways is to launch a new service to Luanda, Angola, starting March 2020.

in Technology

Ethiopian rolls out onboard WiFi internet connectivity using latest satellite technology

Posted 9 September 2019

Surfing the internet with seamless reliable connectivity has now become the new normal onboard Ethiopian Airlines flights thanks to the onboard WiFi internet connectivity the Airline

in Air Transport

Airbus delivers first Egyptair A220-300

Posted 6 September 2019

Egyptair has taken delivery of its first of 12 A220-300 aircraft on order, becoming the first A220 operator based in the Middle East and North African region and the sixth operator worldwide.

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in Maintenance / Features

Benefits from pan-African outlook

Posted 12 September 2019

African aviation is prone to frequent change, according to AJW group sales director, Hafsah Abdulsalam.

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Issue 3, Vol 7: African Aerospace July - September 2019

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Air Transport

GAC TR signs exclusive marketing contract with EgyptAir Cargo
ECS Group’s Turkish subsidiary GAC TR (Globe Air C...

Defence

Defence

Galaxy still out of this world
The US Air Force’s Lockheed C-5 Galaxy remains a s...

Technology

Technology

Ethiopian launches ‘Feel Addis’ app
Passengers flying Ethiopian with layover between 8...

Space

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Space watch traces history back to Zambian village
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