Tag: Rwandair

Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action
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Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action

George Taylor George Taylor- May 20, 2019

African Tourism Board representative in Israel Mr. Dov Kalmann, has sent his congratulations to H.E. Ambassador Joseph Rutabana of Rwanda ... Read More

Qatar Airways GCEO delivers keynote address at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit
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Qatar Airways GCEO delivers keynote address at CAPA Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

The first day of the CAPA Qatar Aviation, Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit kicked off on Tuesday 5 February at the ... Read More

RwandAir flies into Ethiopian capital
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RwandAir flies into Ethiopian capital

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

RwandAir, the flag carrier airline of Rwanda based at Kigali International Airport in Kigali, announced plans to launch service to ... Read More

RwandAir set for Juba and Douala launch
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RwandAir set for Juba and Douala launch

editor editor- March 30, 2013

(eTN) - After already announcing Accra as their next destination in their current in-flight magazine, INZOZI, RwandAir announced the launch ... Read More

RwandAir – where dream has turned into reality
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RwandAir – where dream has turned into reality

editor editor- March 4, 2013

(eTN) - While in Rwanda last week, news emerged from the corridors of RwandAir, that Accra, Ghana, will become the ... Read More

RwandAir resumes Mombasa stop for Dubai flights
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RwandAir resumes Mombasa stop for Dubai flights

editor editor- February 1, 2013

(eTN) - Effective tomorrow RwandAir will re-launch their Mombasa stop for 3 of their 7 weekly flights between Kigali and ... Read More

Kenya Airways and RwandAir at verge of forming major partnership
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Kenya Airways and RwandAir at verge of forming major partnership

editor editor- December 21, 2012

(eTN) - Reliable sources from Nairobi have confirmed that a principal agreement has been reached between Kenya Airways (KQ) and ... Read More

RwandAir announces schedule changes
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RwandAir announces schedule changes

editor editor- October 1, 2012

(eTN) - In a press release overnight, RwandAir announced daily flights between Kigali and Dubai, effective from the onset of ... Read More

RwandAir to be first operator of CRJ900 in East Africa
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RwandAir to be first operator of CRJ900 in East Africa

editor editor- March 20, 2012

KIGALI, Rwanda - RwandAir announced today that it has placed a firm order for two CRJ900 NextGen regional jets with ... Read More

Air Uganda terminates codeshare agreement with RwandAir
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Air Uganda terminates codeshare agreement with RwandAir

editor editor- January 27, 2012

While Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni honored his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame in a ceremony at ‘Liberation Day’ in Kapchorwa/North ... Read More

Long-time aviator and former airline executive to chair new RwandAir board
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Long-time aviator and former airline executive to chair new RwandAir board

editor editor- January 17, 2012

KIGALI, Rwanda - In line with its expansion plans, the national carrier, RwandAir, has unveiled a new Board of Directors ... Read More

11 companies expected to tender for Bugesera Airport project
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11 companies expected to tender for Bugesera Airport project

editor editor- January 10, 2012

(eTN) - After selecting 11 companies, out of the 33 which had filed their expression of interest documents with the ... Read More

Rwandair makes it 13 – and not one bit superstitious
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Rwandair makes it 13 – and not one bit superstitious

editor editor- December 2, 2011

(eTN) - This morning will see the launch of RwandAir’s 13th destination, and already those with superstitious tendencies may be ... Read More

Ethiopian now also flies the latest Boeing Sky Interior
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Ethiopian now also flies the latest Boeing Sky Interior

editor editor- November 25, 2011

(eTN) - Ethiopian Airlines earlier this week took delivery of the first of 10 ordered B737-800 Sky Interior, of which ... Read More

RwandAir announces schedule changes ahead of getting 2nd B737-800
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RwandAir announces schedule changes ahead of getting 2nd B737-800

editor editor- October 19, 2011

(eTN) - Effective November 21, RwandAir will launch a new flight schedule, which will reflect their newly-acquired capabilities with having ... Read More

Is Nigerian state visit a precurser of RwandAir’s Lagos flights?
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Is Nigerian state visit a precurser of RwandAir’s Lagos flights?

editor editor- October 5, 2011

Nigerian President Jonathan Goodluck is expected in Kigali for a two day official state visit, aimed to discuss a more ... Read More

More flights planned between Kigali and Nairobi
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More flights planned between Kigali and Nairobi

editor editor- September 28, 2011

With the arrival of a second brand new B737-800 by the end of next month RwandAir’s fleet will have grown ... Read More

RwandAir shows off new B737-800
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RwandAir shows off new B737-800

editor editor- September 26, 2011

(eTN) - Entebbe, Nairobi, Kilimanjaro, and Dar es Salaam and Brazzaville/Libreville all had a glimpse of RwandAir’s latest acquisition when ... Read More

Where next Rwandair?
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Where next Rwandair?

editor editor- September 20, 2011

(eTN) - As Rwandair's (WB) second B737-800 is due to go on the production line very soon and will come ... Read More

RwandAir signs option deal for 2 Boeing 787 jets
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RwandAir signs option deal for 2 Boeing 787 jets

editor editor- September 9, 2011

Following the announcement of RwandAir’s first B737-800 ‘Sky Interior’ delivery and unveiling of the future vision for Rwanda’s national airline ... Read More

RwandAir new 737-800 enters commercial service this weekend
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RwandAir new 737-800 enters commercial service this weekend

editor editor- September 2, 2011

(eTN) - It was learned overnight that upon completion of the mandatory crew training and test on the new B737-800, ... Read More

RwandAir CEO talks of future plans
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RwandAir CEO talks of future plans

editor editor- August 29, 2011

(eTN) - Regular plane spotters were the first to see the landing lights of RwandAir’s brand new B737-800 emerge from ... Read More

Rubavu flights now daily from Kigali
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Rubavu flights now daily from Kigali

editor editor- August 24, 2011

(eTN) - In an ongoing effort to make domestic flights in Rwanda more popular, RwandAir has commenced daily flights between ... Read More

RwandAir and Turkish Airlines sign additional agreements
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RwandAir and Turkish Airlines sign additional agreements

editor editor- August 22, 2011

(eTN) - A delegation of senior Rwandan officials, led by the Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, Hon. Read More

More flights over African skies
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More flights over African skies

editor editor- June 28, 2011

(eTN) - The skies over Africa will see even more flights as RwandAir and Ethiopian Airlines are both increasing their ... Read More

RwandAir gets loan nod from Ex-Im Bank in US
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RwandAir gets loan nod from Ex-Im Bank in US

editor editor- June 8, 2011

(eTN) - News from Kigali overnight confirms that RwandAir has secured financing approval for their two brand new B737-800s, which ... Read More

RwandAir starts Rubavu-Gisenyi services
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RwandAir starts Rubavu-Gisenyi services

editor editor- May 28, 2011

(eTN) - The national airline of Rwanda has now set the inaugural flight date for Rubavu/Gisenyi, their second domestic destination ... Read More

RwandAir commences Brazzaville – Libreville flights
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RwandAir commences Brazzaville – Libreville flights

editor editor- March 10, 2011

(eTN) - Last Saturday, RwandAir operated their inaugural flight between Kigali and Brazzaville, Congo B, before then proceeding on with ... Read More

Aviation news: Rwandair’s Brazzaville flights set for March
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Aviation news: Rwandair’s Brazzaville flights set for March

editor editor- February 16, 2011

(eTN) - Next month will see the launch of RwandAir’s 13th destination across Africa when flights to Brazzaville, Congo, will ... Read More

Airport news: Kanombe International Airport gets more traffic
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Airport news: Kanombe International Airport gets more traffic

editor editor- December 8, 2010

(eTN) - Information from Kigali last week gave a glowing outlook for business at Rwanda's main airport, Kanombe International Airport. Read More

Aviation news: RwandAir set for Brazzaville flights
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Aviation news: RwandAir set for Brazzaville flights

editor editor- November 25, 2010

(eTN) - Following a recent state visit by President Kagame to the Republic of Congo’s capital, Brazzaville, agreement has also ... Read More

Aviation news: RwandAir gets Lusaka rights
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Aviation news: RwandAir gets Lusaka rights

editor editor- November 2, 2010

(eTN) - It was learned that the national airline of Rwanda, RwandAir, has recently secured traffic rights between Kigali and ... Read More

RwandAir on course to complete IOSA certification
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RwandAir on course to complete IOSA certification

editor editor- September 30, 2010

(eTN) - It was learned that RwandAir is on course to attain the important IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certification ... Read More

RwandAir goes mobile for passengers
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RwandAir goes mobile for passengers

editor editor- September 20, 2010

(eTN) - Information was received last week that the national airline of Rwanda, RwandAir, will have flight information via mobile ... Read More

RwandAir asked to renew codeshare with South African Express
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RwandAir asked to renew codeshare with South African Express

editor editor- September 13, 2010

(eTN) - The national airline of Rwanda, now operating B737-500 aircraft with a dual configuration of C and Y cabins ... Read More