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Bombardier Seeks To Increase Market Share in Africa - Aviation Week

News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 22:17

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Bombardier Seeks To Increase Market Share in Africa
Aviation Week
Cameroon operator Camair-Co is putting its first Q400 into service, while Kenya's DAC East Africa added two Q200 and one Q400 and Congo Airways is adding “up to two” more Q Series aircraft. Two more Kenyan companies are also taking on examples of ...
Bombardier Sees a Surge in Demand for Pre-Owned Aircraft in AfricaAndover Caller

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Kenya: EACC Officers Raid Ex-KPC Director Tanui's Home - AllAfrica.com

News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 11:11

Kenya: EACC Officers Raid Ex-KPC Director Tanui's Home
AllAfrica.com
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) officials on Thursday raided the home of former Kenya Pipeline Corporation Managing Director Charles Tanui in connection to a Sh647 million Hydrant Pit Valves investigation. The EACC sleuths sought to ...

Bombardier sees increase in demand for pre-owned aircraft in Africa - Logistics Update Africa

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:03

Logistics Update Africa

Bombardier sees increase in demand for pre-owned aircraft in Africa
Logistics Update Africa
May 24, 2018: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft recently shared an update on the African regional aircraft market from the African Aviation Finance conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. “As we seek to increase our market share on the continent, we ...

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Bombardier Sees a Surge in Demand for Pre-Owned Aircraft in Africa - Military & Aerospace Electronics

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 00:55

Bombardier Sees a Surge in Demand for Pre-Owned Aircraft in Africa
Military & Aerospace Electronics
DAC East Africa from Kenya added two Q200 and one Q400 aircraft. Congo Airways is adding up to 2 more Q Series units, 748 Air Services in Kenya is adding a Q400 and Q200 in their fleet. Silverstone Airways, a Skyward Express sister company, added two ...
Bombardier Sees a Surge in Demand for Pre-Owned Aircraft in AfricaMarketwired (press release)

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First programme content announced as global industry embraces EAOG Summit - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 12:06

First programme content announced as global industry embraces EAOG Summit
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
With participating companies showcasing projects, the latest technologies and expertise from all across the globe including; Tullow Oil, Baker Hughes, a GE Company (US) Fluor (UK), Astral Aviation (Kenya), Pelican Products (South Africa), RSK (UK), ...

Ethiopian Airlines positions itself to take over Africa's skies with ambitious plans - CNN

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 11:17

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Ethiopian Airlines positions itself to take over Africa's skies with ambitious plans
CNN
(CNN) In Africa's battle for the skies, an east African carrier is stepping up its game in an effort to dominate the market. The state-owned Ethiopian Airlines, Africa's largest carrier by number of passengers, according to FlightGlobal, has taken ...

Critical issues on Uganda airlines - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 06:40

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

Critical issues on Uganda airlines
Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)
Other critical questions to ask are: Do we have the viable routes with Kenyan and Rwanda airways coming here three to four times daily? Do we have the IATA code, which is obtained after satisfying the IOSA (international operators safety audit)? Do we ...

MH370 not deliberately crashed by pilot, say investigators - The Star, Kenya

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 06:37

The Star, Kenya

MH370 not deliberately crashed by pilot, say investigators
The Star, Kenya
Australian investigators have rejected claims that the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was deliberately brought down by the pilot. Recent speculation that the jet was the subject of a "controlled ditching" into the sea was dismissed on Tuesday ...

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Kenya: Oil Drained as Garbage Blamed for Derailment in Kibarani - AllAfrica.com

News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 15:57

Kenya: Oil Drained as Garbage Blamed for Derailment in Kibarani
AllAfrica.com
The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority says the dumpsite should be 13 kilometres away from flight paths, but Mwakirunge is 12.9km away meaning 100 metres is within the flight path. Moi International Airport manager Walter Agong told the Nation the facility ...

Kenya: Joho to Use Sh30 Million to Eradicate 'Kunguru' Birds - AllAfrica.com

News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:19

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Joho to Use Sh30 Million to Eradicate 'Kunguru' Birds
AllAfrica.com
He however urged Governor Joho to collaborate with aviation experts, Kenya Wildlife Service and National Environment Management Authority (Nema) to eradicate the birds. "Aviation players have also complained about the birds, they are a threat. Mr Joho ...

Kenya: Aviation Security Fears as Buildings Rise Near Airports - AllAfrica.com

News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 08:30

Kenya: Aviation Security Fears as Buildings Rise Near Airports
AllAfrica.com
Many real estate developers around South C, a relatively affluent neighbourhood near the city centre, are flouting the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) Act of 2013 and erecting buildings deemed dangerously too tall and which in many instances ...

Leftfoot League: ICJ Kenya pick crucial victory - The Standard

News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 00:28

The Standard

Leftfoot League: ICJ Kenya pick crucial victory
The Standard
Astral Aviation were huge winners in Division Three after hammering Red Catalans 11-0, Liaison Assurance defeated M-Kopa Solar 5-0, Oilibya beat Young Boys 3-1 and Lavington United drew 2-2 draw with Advert Eyez. Get the latest World Cup news ...

Aviation security fears as buildings rise near airports - Daily Nation

News - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 00:24

Aviation security fears as buildings rise near airports
Daily Nation
Many real estate developers around South C, a relatively affluent neighbourhood near the city centre, are flouting the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) Act of 2013 and erecting buildings deemed dangerously too tall and which in many instances ...

AfBAA Announces Shows in Nairobi, South Africa - Aviation International News

News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 20:05

AfBAA Announces Shows in Nairobi, South Africa
Aviation International News
The African Business Aviation Association (AfBAA, Booth W43) is set to officially launch the AfBAA Commercial General Aviation Symposium next week at EBACE 2018. This symposium—to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from November 21 to 23—will be the ...
AfBAA to Launch Commercial General Aviation Symposium at EBACEAviationPros.com

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Officials link garbage pileup on the tracks to Mombasa fuel train accident - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 18:30

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Officials link garbage pileup on the tracks to Mombasa fuel train accident
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) says the dumpsite should be 13 kms away from flight paths, but Mwakirunge is 12.9 kms, meaning 100 metres is within the flight path. “The main issue is take-off and landing. We don't advocate for dumpsites in ...

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US Authorities Begin Final Audit on JKIA to Allow Kenya Airways Operate Nonstop Flights to New York - Mwakilishi.com

News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 15:04

Mwakilishi.com

US Authorities Begin Final Audit on JKIA to Allow Kenya Airways Operate Nonstop Flights to New York
Mwakilishi.com
Once JKIA is granted the Last Point of Departure (LDP) status, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will allow Kenya Airways and other accredited airlines to fly directly to the US from Nairobi. Kenya Airways has set October 28th as the date for ...

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ICJ Kenya cruise past Toyota Kenya in Left Foot thriller - Goal.com

News - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 12:52

Goal.com

ICJ Kenya cruise past Toyota Kenya in Left Foot thriller
Goal.com
ICJ Kenya picked a crucial win in Division Two league of Left Foot Sports after they beat Toyota Kenya 4-2 at Railways grounds over the weekend. Toyota Kenya had taken a deserved lead but ICJ recovered to score goals from Kevin Otieno (2) and Johnston ...

110 killed in Cuba's deadliest plane crash since 1989 - The Star, Kenya

News - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 10:56

The Star, Kenya

110 killed in Cuba's deadliest plane crash since 1989
The Star, Kenya
Cuban officials suspended the captain and co-pilot of that flight for "problems and serious lack of technical knowledge," he said, and Cuba's aviation security authority had recommended Cubana no longer lease from them. Separately, a pilot who used to ...
Cuba plane crash: What we knowDaily Nation

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100 dead after Boeing 737 plane crashes in Cuba - The Star, Kenya

News - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 10:50

The Star, Kenya

100 dead after Boeing 737 plane crashes in Cuba
The Star, Kenya
A US State Department official said the agency was not aware of any request for US assistance at this time, but the National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration had offered to assist in the investigation. The State ...
Cuba plane crash leaves more than 100 deadKenya Broadcasting Corporation

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