AFRAA

Press Release: AFRAA and ECA publish report on the financial impact of COVID-19 on African airlines and insights for recovery

 

03 March 2021, Nairobi, Kenya: The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) have published a report on the financial impact of COVID-19 pandemic on African airlines and insights for the recovery from the liquidity crisis. This follows a survey that was jointly conducted by the two organisations to quantify the […]

RwandAir expands into Central Africa with new route to Bangui

 

RwandAir is set to launch a new route into Central Africa with flights to Bangui. The launch of the new intra-African service to the Central African Republic is part of RwandAir’s recovery from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic as it opens up new markets and destinations. The Kigali-based airline will fly to Bangui the […]

Royal Air Maroc lance une nouvelle ligne directe entre Casablanca et Dubaï

 

Casablanca, le 06 Janvier 2021 – Royal Air Maroc lance, à compter du 28 mars 2021, une nouvelle route aérienne directe reliant Casablanca à Dubaï. La Compagnie Nationale mettra à la disposition de ses clients trois fréquences par semaine. Les vols au départ de Casablanca seront opérés tous les mardis, jeudis et dimanches, avec une […]

Press Release – AFRAA Appoints Raphael Kuuchi as New Director Government, Legal and Industry Affairs

 

04 January 2021, Nairobi, Kenya: The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Raphael Kuuchi as Director Government, Legal and Industry Affairs in Consulting capacity effective 01 January 2021. Raphael Kuuchi joins AFRAA from IATA where he served as the Association’s Special Envoy to Africa on Aero-Political Affairs for 2 […]

Les priorités de l’AFRAA pour le redémarrage durable du secteur aérien en Afrique

 

Télécharger l’article complet ici: Le transport aérien est de loin le mode le plus efficace pourles trajets internationaux et représente environ 40% de part de marché de tous les modes de transport. La contribuon économique du transport aérien au connent était évaluée à 63 milliards de dollars avant la pandémie de la COVID-19. En effet, […]

The 2020 African Aviation Industry Group (AAIG) Aeropolitical Forum

 

This year’s edition of the African Aviation Industry Group (AAIG) Aeropolitical Forum was held on the 11th of November 2020. The event was attended by 140 participants from African airlines, Civil Aviation Authorities, Airports, Airline Associations, Ministries and related agencies, private sector groups, non-governmental organizations, aviation service providers and the media. Every year, the forum […]

Interview: Abderahmane Berthe, Secretary General Of The African Airlines Association

 

The Secretary general of AFRAA discusses how COVID-19 has affected African airlines and progress toward a single African market for commercial aviation. Here is a rush transcript of our interview with Abderahmane Berthe. Victoria Moores: Good morning. My name is Victoria Moores and I’m the European Bureau Chief with Air Transport World magazine. And today […]

Aviation leaders to define the roadmap for the recovery of the African air transport industry at AFRAA’s 52nd AGA

 

Nairobi, Kenya – 03 November, 2020: The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) and TAAG Angola will host the 52nd Annual General Assembly in a virtual format on the 09 and 10 November 2020. The premier African air transport industry event will gather over 500 high profile African and global aviation leaders to draw a roadmap for […]

Angola Airlines Enlists SITA to provide faster Connectivity across its Network

 

TAAG Angola Airlines E.P. (TAAG) has signed a new five-year agreement with global air transport IT specialist, SITA, to roll-out new, faster network connectivity linking all 15 of the carrier’s airport sites located in Africa, Europe and Latin America. The deal marks the continuation of a strong partnership between the two organizations, dating back to […]

Air Seychelles to operate combined flights to Madagascar, Mauritius and Seychelles

 

Air Seychelles is set to operate combined flights to Madagascar and Mauritius on Thursday, 15 October 2020, to provide Mauritian and Malagasy nationals the opportunity to go home. Travellers can also book the returning sector from Mauritius to Seychelles already on sale via email at reservation@airseychelles.com or contact +248 4 391000 no later than Wednesday, […]

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