Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Ethiopian Airlines adds a new destination

Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, will add Antananarivo, Madagascar to its 95 networks of worldwide destinations by March 28, 2017. A statement issued in Accra by Mrs Hanna Atnafu, Manager Corporate Communications, Ethiopian Airlines,...

Ethiopian Airlines to Connect Africa to Chengdu, China

Ethiopian Airlines will as of June 3, 2017 start thrice weekly flights to Chengdu, China. Chengdu is the capital of China’s Sichuan Province, the western centre of logistics, commerce, science and technology, transportation, manufacturing and...

ICAO: Air Transport Records Passenger Surge in 2016

Air transport is valued at 35 per cent of world trade with more than half of the world’s tourists travelling across international borders using air transport and over 90 per cent of cross border...
Kenya Airways

Harmattan slows down business for domestic airlines

Due to the harmattan at the latter part of 2016, domestic airlines have cancelled most flights and it is creating losses. “We have had to cancel some flights and have lost money as a result....

Mauritius Charts Course to Grow Aviation Businesses

Mauritius has taken vital steps to broaden markets for aviation services by holding air service negotiations with 12 countries during the recent International Conference on Air Services Negotiations Event, organised by the International Civil...

Kenya Airways Announces Flight Disruption on Europe and UAE Routes

Kenya Airways is informing its passengers that its flight schedule into Europe and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been disrupted due to poor visibility occasioned by bad weather. Airlines delay or cancel flights; or...

Kenya Airways Ventures into e-Commerce with Express Cargo Services

The freight division of Kenya’s national carrier Kenya Airways aims at increasing its cargo revenue by over $2 million with the opening of a new Express Centre targeting the fast growing e-commerce industry. The Express...

Ethiopian Airlines Spreads Wings to Jakarta

Shortly after announcing the launch of direct flights to Singapore, Africa’s largest airline group Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it will start services to Jakarta, Indonesia in June 2017. Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Tewolde GebreMariam...

Ethiopian Airlines to start direct service to Singapore

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing African airline, will start a direct and non-stop service to Singapore from June 2017 using the ultra-modern Boeing 787. Singapore’s Changi Airport is one of the major global aviation hubs...

Ethiopian Airlines Introduces Direct Flight to Singapore

Ethiopian flag carrier Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it will commence non-stop services to Singapore from June 2017. “In our continuous effort of connecting the continent of Africa with its major trading partner around the...