Gov’t halts allocation of Aviation Lands to developers

Government has halted the allocation of Aviation Lands to private developers, as contention over the use and ownership of the 632.74acres of land deepens.Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, told Parliament on Tuesday, March 21 that: “On the ... — Read More

Will the new national airline fly?

The proposed establishment of a new national airline, after the demise of Ghana Airways and its successor, Ghana International Airlines, has been in the works for about two years.The process has seen the appointment of a transactional advisor in PwC, the ... — Read More

Delta celebrates 10 years to Africa

Delta Air Lines is celebrating a decade of flying to Africa. Over the past 10 years, the airline has welcomed 4.2 million customers on board its services to the United States – almost three times the population of Accra.Delta’s first flight ... — Read More

Dana Air gets IOSA certification

Dana Air has passed the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA). The airline was last week admitted by International Air Transport Association (IATA) into its global safety registry; after passing the International Operations Safety Audit (IOSA). According to the Accountable Manager of ... — Read More

Lufthansa grounds long-haul flights as strike drags on

More than 100,000 Lufthansa passengers are facing disruption as a strike by pilots dragged on for a third day.The German airline cancelled about 830 flights on Friday, with long-haul journeys facing disruption over the weekend as the dispute intensifies.Lufthansa has cancelled ... — Read More

Conship opens ultra-modern Air Freight office in Accra

Consolidated Shipping Agency (Conship) has opened an ultra modern office to serve as its Air Freight Operations Centre located in the newly constructed Swiss Port Building, Airport, Accra.The 342sqm office, located in the north wing of the new building houses the ... — Read More

Business travelers will pay less to fly in 2017

The biggest U.S. airlines finally are getting serious about reversing the steady decline in recent years of the average price of their fares, but the smart folks at American Express Global Business Travel  – part of the world’s largest travel services ... — Read More

Wa Airport ready for operations

President John Dramani Mahama is set to inaugurate the Wa Airport in the Upper West Region for the start of commercial operation by end of this month, B&FT sources have revealed.The airport has undergone extensive renovation including the construction of a ... — Read More

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