AWA’s regional expansion to spur growth in aviation sector

Africa World Airlines (AWA), a leading regional and domestic operator, is set to commence regional flights from major regional capital in the country to Lagos and Abuja, the commercial and administrative capitals of populous West Africa neighbours, Nigeria.B&FT sources say, AWA ... — Read More

Oil sector to boost int’ passenger numbers

The expected increase of investments in the country’s oil and gas sector will inure to the benefit of international airlines operating in the country, Dick van Nieuwenhuyzen, Country Manager of Air France-KLM has said.“In 2017, the oil and gas business will ... — Read More

Kenya Airways offers 40% discount on fares

Nairobi-based Kenya Airways is offering Ghanaian travelers up to 40 percent discount on tickets to various destinations across its network.The offer also includes a special US$1977 price for its business class tickets to Europe--Paris, London and Amsterdam, as part of activities ... — Read More

Kenya Airways celebrates 40 years in the skies

Kenya Airways on Sunday January 22, 2017 marked its 40th anniversary since it was incorporated in 1977.From humble beginnings Kenya Airways has grown to become a leading player in Africa connecting the region to the World and the World to Africa ... — Read More

Brussels fly’s over 3.2% more passengers in 2016

In 2016, Brussels Airlines welcomed 7.7 million passengers on board of its worldwide flights. That is an increase of 3.2% compared to 2015, a remarkable result given the challenges the airline faced last year.Brussels Airlines closed the year 2016 with 7,736,791 ... — Read More

Africa World Airlines plans sub-region domination

Africa World Airlines (AWA) is to increase its offering on its regional and domestic routes this year as it scales-up its operations.The Accra-based airline, which currently operates regional flights to Lagos, Nigeria is looking to bring in more equipment and increase ... — Read More

Say “Hello 2017” with special fares from Emirates

Emirates is offering Ghanaian travelers special Economy Class and Business Class return airfares to a range of exciting destinations across its global network.Those wanting to visit family or friends, or see and experience a new and exciting destination, can take advantage ... — Read More

KLM named amongst world’s best airlines

KLM has been named amongst the world’s best international airlines with the  best on-time performance record by the aviation insights company, FlightStats.According to Jim Hetzel, vice president of aviation and distribution at FlightStats, compiling the list is no small feat. The ... — Read More

AWA to take delevery of two more aircraft

Africa World Airlines (AWA) is to take delivery of two more aircraft by the end of January 2017 to augment its fleet, Captain Samuel Thompson, Chief Operations Officer of the airline has said. “We will develop new routes with the Embraer ... — Read More

GCAA commends staff for hardwork in 2016

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) staff on Friday held a festival of Nine Lessons and Carols to mark the Christmas season.The event, held at the forecourt of the Ghana Aviation Training Academy (GATA), was to show appreciation to God for ... — Read More

Ethiopian rewards top selling agents

Ethiopian Airlines has rewarded its top-selling agencies in the country at a special dinner held in Accra.About 19 agencies received cash cheques from the Area Manager of Ethiopian, Genet W/Michael who thanked them for their continuous support during the 2016 calendar ... — Read More

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