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Ethiopian Airlines' $100m Aviation Academy fitted with EDM training simulators

Posted 27 September 2016

EDM, a provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, has announced that Ethiopian Airlines' new Aviation Academy is fitted out with a range of its cabin crew training simulators.

in Business Aviation / People

Graeme Shanks leads African push for Global Jet Capital

Posted 27 September 2016

Graeme Shanks has been named as sales director, northern Europe and sub-Saharan Africa for private aviation finaciers Global Jet Capital. He was previously vice president for sales, business aircraft finance at CIT, where he

in Route Planning & Tourism

Air France launches its new Paris - Oran route

Posted 26 September 2016

On 25 September 2016, Air France officially launched its new route between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Oran in Algeria.

in Technology

South African Airways' releases ancillary services with Travelport

Posted 26 September 2016

Travelport announced the launch of new ancillary products from South African Airways to agents across the world.

in Business Aviation

Stratajet welcomes Jetex to booking platform

Posted 26 September 2016

Private jet booking platform Stratajet has expanded its service offering by bringing renowned fixed base operator (FBO) Jetex onto its system.

in Air Transport

BAE Systems Regional Aircraft celebrates anniversary of Jetstream 41 with applications in Africa

Posted 26 September 2016

25 years ago, on 25 September 1991, the first Jetstream 41 regional turboprop airliner took to the skies from Prestwick International Airport.

in Airports

Airports Company South Africa driving new frontiers for sustainable growth

Posted 26 September 2016

Airports Company South Africa reported revenue growth of 6.8% to R8.3 billion in the year ended 31 March 2016, driven by the introduction of new routes, growth in passenger numbers and strong performance in

in People

Jay Ireland appointed as chair of Obama's Advisory Council on Business Priorities for Afri

Posted 26 September 2016

Jay Ireland, President & CEO of GE Africa has been named as chair of the second President's Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa (PAC-DBIA) by U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny

in Airports

Ethiopian Airlines sign MoU with Guangdong Airport Authorities

Posted 23 September 2016

Ethiopian Airlines signed Cooperative an MoU with Guangdong Airport Authorities in areas of increasing passenger flight frequency, launching new routes and joint promotion of Ethiopia cargo for additional frequency

in Business Aviation / General Aviation

Botswana on a Quest for anti-poaching and law enforcement with Kodiak

Posted 22 September 2016

Botswana's Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism has taken delivery of a Quest Kodiak. The aircraft was officially delivered in a ceremony held in Gaborone on Tuesday.

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in Features / Airports

Transparency key to any privatisation

Posted 27 September 2016

Chukwu Emeke talks to the experts to explore privatisation options for Nigeria's airports.

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