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Nigerian taxman seizes Skyjet Aviation Services

Posted 31 August 2016

Nigeria's Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has seized and sealed off the premises of Skyjet Aviation Services in the Northwest Nigerian city of Kaduna citing unpaid back taxes, reports ch-aviation.

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FlightSafety International makes two new appointments

Posted 31 August 2016

FlightSafety International has announced that Ted Bowlds has been named chief information officer and Joe Warakomski has been promoted to deputy CIO.

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New anti-skid braking system launched for Pilatus PC-12

Posted 31 August 2016

Advent Aircraft Systems has launched certification on the Pilatus PC-12 of its proven, advanced technology, light weight anti-skid braking system (Advent eABS).

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EquaJet adds maiden ERJ145

Posted 30 August 2016

EquaJet will shortly add a maiden ERJ-145 to its fleet following the recent acquisition of LX-LGI, reports ch-aviation.

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Ethiopian to start services to Windhoek

Posted 30 August 2016

Ethiopian Airlines will commence services to Windhoek, Namibia, via Gaborone, starting from October 6, 2016.

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Eritrean Airlines to lease an Armenian A320

Posted 30 August 2016

Eritrean Airlines is to add an A320-200 on wet-lease from Armenian scheduled operator Atlantis European Airway, reports ch-aviation.

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Afriqiyah to enter freight market

Posted 30 August 2016

Libya's Afriqiyah is planning to enter the dedicated freighter market, reports ch-aviation.

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Ethiopian to launch flights to Moroni, Comoros

Posted 30 August 2016

Ethiopian Airlines has finalised preparations to launch flights to Moroni, Comoros with the latest B737-800 New Generation with Sky Interior.

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IATA and Egyptian authorities working together to address airline blocked funds

Posted 30 August 2016

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Egyptian authorities are working together to find a practical solution to release, for repatriation foreign exchange funds due international

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Third E190-E2 takes to the skies

Posted 30 August 2016

Another E190-E2, serial number 20.003, took off on its maiden flight last Saturday, August 27, from the company's facility in São José dos Campos. The new E-Jet is the third of four prototypes to join the E190-E2 certification programme.

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West Africa emerging as business aviation market

Posted 27 June 2016

West Africa, particularly Nigeria, are emerging as business aviation growth markets as the region continues to develop industries based on its natural resources, according to the Middle East's only African-owned

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