TAP Victoria Program wins Freddie Award

TAP Victoria - the Lisbon-based airline's loyalty program –has been awarded at the 27th Freddie Awards.The awards ceremony took place in Jersey City, New Jersey, in the US, where the world’s most outstanding frequent travel programs were recognised.Named in five categories, ... — Read More

Tax inSight

 Fight or flight? The tax battle of Africa’s aviation industry“A world with a sudden limit on air travel would be tremendously different from the one we live in now” – Charles C. Mann, Author. Africa’s aviation industry plays an important ... — Read More

Ethiopian rewards B&FT reader

Ethiopian (ET), one of Africa’s biggest passenger and cargo airlines, has rewarded a loyal reader of the aviation page in the Business and Financial Times (B&FT) in its ET Land of Origin Readers’ Promotion.Mr. Harrison Kofi Abutiate, was selected out of ... — Read More

Domestic airfares fall

Further drop expected in monthsVAT cut will cost gov’t GH¢21.11millionPassengers traveling by air between Accra and the four main domestic airports in the country--Kumasi, Sunyani, Tamale and Takoradi-- are paying 17.5 percent less, with a further drop in airfares expected in ... — Read More

TAP Portugal starts Lomé service July 17

Tap Portugal will from July 17th, offer four weekly flights to and from the Togolese capital, Lomé.The new service will increase the Lisbon-based airline’s destinations to 16 in 11 counties on the continent.The Lomé service follows the introduction of new services ... — Read More

Aviation actors brainstorm to tackle industry demands

President of the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu, has urged collaborative decision-making among regulators and the regulated to ensure strict adherence to standards in the continent-wide aviation sector.Interacting with local aviation industry players ahead ... — Read More

Rwandair launches ‘Spreading Its Wing Project’

RwandAir, the national carrier of the Republic of Rwanda last week Thursday launched its “spreading its wing” project with the introduction of a direct flight from Accra to Lagos.The project, in its first phase is expected to have an inclusion of ... — Read More

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