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Aviation outlook in Africa: Clear skies or turbulence ahead? - How we made it in Africa

News - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 22:42

How we made it in Africa

Aviation outlook in Africa: Clear skies or turbulence ahead?
How we made it in Africa
Kenya Airways has one of the youngest fleets, averaging 5.6 years, since it has recently put into operation nine new Boeing 787 Dreamliners. Ethiopian Airlines is also adding the latest Airbus A350 for its long-range destinations. Besides Ethiopian ...

'Kenya Airways may be shut any moment' - The Nation Newspaper

News - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 21:50

The Nation Newspaper

'Kenya Airways may be shut any moment'
The Nation Newspaper
Kenya Airways may be shut any moment from now, following the insertion 'performance based leave' clause for its Nigerian staff, The Nation gathered on Monday. The new development is creating unease in the Nigerian aviation sector. Sequel to the ugly ...

Risky Roads a Boon for Airlines in War-Ravaged South Sudan - Bloomberg

News - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 20:10

Bloomberg

Risky Roads a Boon for Airlines in War-Ravaged South Sudan
Bloomberg
Twinstar Aviation Ltd., whose head office is in neighboring Kenya, hires out its Cessna Caravan and pilot to travel agencies, NGOs and government officials for as many as three flights a day. Its assistant operator in Juba, Michael Deng, said in an ...

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Africa air traffic expected to triple by 2035: KCAA - CAPA - Centre for Aviation

News - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 10:35

Africa air traffic expected to triple by 2035: KCAA
CAPA - Centre for Aviation
Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) DG Gilbert Kibe stated (Sep-2017) African air traffic is forecast to triple by 2035, adding "there will be nearly 200 million more travellers than there are today". Mr Kibe added: "Even so, the aim must be to ...

Kenya Airways seeks government help to cope with growing competition - Logistics Update Africa (registration)

News - Mon, 09/25/2017 - 09:34

Logistics Update Africa (registration)

Kenya Airways seeks government help to cope with growing competition
Logistics Update Africa (registration)
September 25, 2017: Part-owned by the state and Air France-KLM, Kenya Airways has started talks with the government, seeking its help in dealing with competition from foreign carriers operating flights to its Nairobi hub reports Reuters. The airline is ...

UAE's GCAA to hold aviation safety campaign in Kenya - Zawya

News - Sun, 09/24/2017 - 16:16

UAE's GCAA to hold aviation safety campaign in Kenya
Zawya
The Safety Campaign is part of the GCAA's wider strategic objectives to increase aviation safety awareness not only in the UAE but also around the world. It is also one of the GCAA's initiatives to support the 'Year of Giving' by helping to improve ...

Indonesia volcano highest alert issued - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

News - Sat, 09/23/2017 - 12:06

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Indonesia volcano highest alert issued
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
The latest report from Indonesia's volcano observatory for aviation said the likelihood of an eruption appears to be increasing. But it added that eruptions cannot be predicted with perfect accuracy. Bali's international airport in Denpasar, which is ...

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KPA lead Kecoso games: Dockers ooze pure class by winning four titles - The Standard

News - Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:04

The Standard

KPA lead Kecoso games: Dockers ooze pure class by winning four titles
The Standard
KECOSO games. Nick Ogol of Kenya Civil Aviation Authority shields Evance Leting of Kenya Ports Authority on September 19,2017 during their Basketball encounter at the Kenyatta Sports Ground in Kisumu during the ongoing KECOSO Games.(Photo: ...

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African Markets - Factors to watch on Sep 22 - Reuters Africa

News - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:25

African Markets - Factors to watch on Sep 22
Reuters Africa
KENYA AVIATION Kenya Airways KQNA.NR has started talks with the government, seeking its help in coping with competition from foreign carriers operating flights to its Nairobi hub, its chairman said on Thursday. GHANA ECONOMY The Bank of Ghana will ...

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African Markets - Factors to watch on Sep 22 | - Kitco - Kitco News

News - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:25

African Markets - Factors to watch on Sep 22 | - Kitco
Kitco News
NAIROBI, Sept 22 (Reuters) - The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events ...

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