Tag: aviation

Aviation news: more Embraers for the Pride of Africa

Aviation news: more Embraers for the Pride of Africa

editor editor- July 6, 2010 08:45 0

(eTN) Kenya Airways has confirmed that they have entered into an additional dry lease arrangement with an American leasing firm to provide two Embraer 190 ... Read More

Star Alliance integration will help Aegean in turbulent times

Star Alliance integration will help Aegean in turbulent times

editor editor- July 2, 2010 04:09 0

ATHENS (eTN) - Greek carrier Aegean Airlines officially became Star Alliance’s newest member. Read More

Routes CIS Strategy Forum explored the potential of the region’s air transport industry

editor editor- June 12, 2010 02:19 0

KHARKIV, Ukraine - Senior aviation industry leaders gathered in Kharkiv, Ukraine, earlier this week to investigate the shape and direction of the region’s aviation industry ... Read More

IATA: Airline industry at last emerging from a steep downturn

IATA: Airline industry at last emerging from a steep downturn

editor editor- June 7, 2010 01:31 0

BERLIN — The commercial aviation industry, battered by plunging sales and fallout from the Icelandic ash cloud, is at last emerging from a steep downturn, ... Read More

Shell gives up Entebbe aviation fuel depot

Shell gives up Entebbe aviation fuel depot

editor editor- May 23, 2010 23:48 0

Following growing pressure from the aviation fraternity, constant complaints over the lack of Read More

CHOGM hunters lay into Uganda Civil Aviation Authority

CHOGM hunters lay into Uganda Civil Aviation Authority

editor editor- May 3, 2010 05:28 0

Top Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) management got a roasting last week when the public accounts committee of parliament laid heavily into them, demanding answers about ... Read More

European Union to help airline industry recover from $3.3 billion losses

European Union to help airline industry recover from $3.3 billion losses

editor editor- April 28, 2010 07:37 0

BRUSSELS – Europe should help its aviation industry recover from up to euro2.5 billion ($3.3 billion) in losses from the volcanic ash crisis by reforming ... Read More

Aviation fuel shortage in Uganda now spreads to petrol

Aviation fuel shortage in Uganda now spreads to petrol

editor editor- April 12, 2010 04:14 0

The shortages experienced with AVGAS in recent weeks in Uganda have now spread to ordinary petrol, diesel, and even kerosene used in many households, all ... Read More

AVGAS aviation fuel a disaster in Uganda

AVGAS aviation fuel a disaster in Uganda

editor editor- April 7, 2010 01:11 0

The current supply of AVGAS, an aviation fuel mainly used by light single and twin engine aircraft operating with the traditional piston engines, has run ... Read More

US and Europe ponder open skies

US and Europe ponder open skies

editor editor- March 30, 2010 01:51 0

Phase two of the EU and US talks to deregulate aviation links have seen the two regions agree to expand cooperation on safety and security, ... Read More

US Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill unanimously passes Senate

US Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill unanimously passes Senate

editor editor- March 25, 2010 10:05 0

The Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill passed in the US Senate on Monday night by a unanimous vote. Read More

Aviation expert passes away in Belgium

Aviation expert passes away in Belgium

editor editor- March 11, 2010 03:23 0

My former partner in our joint airline business, Capt. Read More

Tanzania signs aviation agreement with Turkey

Tanzania signs aviation agreement with Turkey

editor editor- February 25, 2010 02:13 0

There has been speculation in the past by this correspondent about Turkish Airlines’ intentions to fly from Istanbul to Dar es Salaam, also fueled by ... Read More

Rwanda and Congo resume aviation cooperation

Rwanda and Congo resume aviation cooperation

editor editor- February 18, 2010 03:44 0

Leaving the bad old days behind them, Rwanda and Congo have resumed cooperation in the aviation field, following a series of exploratory talks culminating in ... Read More

New Kenya Airport Authority appointment already ruffling feathers

New Kenya Airport Authority appointment already ruffling feathers

editor editor- February 4, 2010 01:03 0

Information was received from Nairobi that the succession of George Muhoho, controversially reappointed some time ago for another term of office as the CEO of ... Read More

Bukoba Aerodrome renovations almost ready

Bukoba Aerodrome renovations almost ready

editor editor- February 2, 2010 03:53 0

The renovation, upgrading, and rehabilitation works presently ongoing at the Bukoba aerodrome are going to be completed by Easter this year, according to a Tanzanian ... Read More

Kenya Airways Pride Centre opens

Kenya Airways Pride Centre opens

editor editor- January 27, 2010 01:16 0

A new aviation training facility opened its doors late last week, when East Africa’s premier airline finally threw the doors wide open on their new ... Read More

Aviation fuel shortage hits Wilson Airport in Kenya

Aviation fuel shortage hits Wilson Airport in Kenya

editor editor- January 22, 2010 04:47 0

Last weekend saw a repetition of the New Year fuel shortage at Malindi airport, when Kenya’s busiest aerodrome, Wilson airport, reportedly ran out of fuel. Read More

Conference in Dublin brings aviation and finance together

Conference in Dublin brings aviation and finance together

editor editor- January 16, 2010 04:29 0

Over 740 key aviation professionals will meet at Airfinance Journal's 12th Annual European Airfinance Conference next week in Dublin. There will be a record attendance ... Read More

Air travel in Brazil posts biggest increase in 2009

Air travel in Brazil posts biggest increase in 2009

editor editor- January 14, 2010 03:06 0

SAO PAULO - Air travel in Brazil, the largest Latin American aviation market, posted its biggest increase in five years in 2009, reflecting the country's ... Read More

Ugandan Civil Aviation Authority introduces additional security measures

Ugandan Civil Aviation Authority introduces additional security measures

editor editor- January 14, 2010 02:48 0

The Ugandan Civil Aviation Authority, which also managed the Entebbe International Airport, has recently followed the trend of other airports in Europe and the US ... Read More

Statement from Pelosi on Obama review of aviation security

Statement from Pelosi on Obama review of aviation security

editor editor- January 8, 2010 07:55 0

Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on President Obama's remarks on strengthening intelligence and aviation security in response to the attempted terrorist attack on ... Read More

New equipment boosts Kigali Airport security

New equipment boosts Kigali Airport security

editor editor- January 7, 2010 04:43 0

The Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority has recently imported and commissioned new scanners, introducing the latest in technology for aviation security. Read More

Renowned airport security experts to speak at Airport Security Summit Middle East 2010

Renowned airport security experts to speak at Airport Security Summit Middle East 2010

editor editor- January 5, 2010 04:27 0

The Airport Security Summit Middle East 2010, which will be held from February 7-10 at the Grand Millennium Hotel, Dubai, is proud to announce two ... Read More

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