Top African Aerospace Stories

Zambia to acquire five SuperJets from Sukhoi

Posted 25 July 2017

Sukhoi Civil Aircraft t has signed contracts with customers in Zambia for the supply of five SSJ 100-95s, reports ch-aviation.

in Air Transport

Boeing Global Services Forecasts 1.2 million pilots and technicians needed by 2036

Posted 25 July 2017

Now in its eighth year, the outlook is a respected industry study that forecasts the 20 year demand for crews to support the world's growing commercial airplane fleet.

in Air Transport

Air Leisure ends A340 operations

Posted 24 July 2017

Egypt's Air Leisure as ended A340-200 operations following the withdrawal from revenue service of its last remaining aircraft of the type - SU-GBM last month, reports ch-aviation.

in People

LATAM Airlines appoints commercial manager for the Africa

Posted 24 July 2017

LATAM Airlines has appointed Guido Blanco as the new commercial manager for the UK, Africa and Nordic Countries.

in Events

SAA wins 'Favourite Airline in Africa' award

Posted 24 July 2017

South African Airways (SAA) has been named “Favourite Airline in Africa” for the third consecutive year at the annual Trazee Awards.

in Route Planning & Tourism

SA Airlink to provide services to St Helena and Ascension Island

Posted 24 July 2017

St Helena Government and SA Airlink (Airlink) has signed an agreement for Airlink to provide scheduled commercial air services to St Helena Island. Airlink will also operate a monthly charter service between St Helena

in Air Transport

Air Serv begins operations in Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Posted 24 July 2017

Air Serv has deployed a start up team and Cessna Caravan to Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), to launch a new program in support of humanitarian organizations working in the region. July 10, 2017 saw

in Business Aviation

Dassault delivers 2,500th Falcon business jet

Posted 24 July 2017

Dassault Aviation recently delivered its 2,500th business jet, marking yet another landmark event in the storied saga of the Falcon line.

in Training

Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences and AviAssist join for Aviation Safety in African region

Posted 21 July 2017

The Aviation Academy of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) and the AviAssist Foundation have announced a partnership to further expand the AviAssist Safety

in Training

A320 pilot training breakthrough

Posted 20 July 2017

Pilots and students can now access on line professional training videos covering over 60 different procedures for the A320.

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in General Aviation / Features

Nigeria zones in on drone regulation

Posted 26 July 2017

Although the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) targets 2018 to publish standards and recommended practices (SARPs) for the certification and operations of drones, interest in their civil and military use

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