Friday, October 22, 2021
Delta Air Lines is resuming operations from Accra to New York JFK. Effective September 25, the airline will operate daily nonstop service for the very first time between the two cities.  In the run up to daily service, the airline will fly four times a week with departures on...
With COVID-19 affecting businesses, especially in the aviation industry, this is actually the best opportunity for Ghana to secure an aviation industry that is solidly backed by a vibrant national airline, Radia Adama Saani, Chief Executive Officer of Moontouch Travel Limited, has said. "As the aviation industry struggles through COVID-19, Ghanaians are...
TAP Air Portugal carried 21.7 percent more people in 2017 than in the previous year, reaching an aggregate of 14.274 million passengers by the end of December, 2.55 million more than the previous year’s figure. The growth in load factor, regarding the seats offered in 2017, also increased significantly, by...
Construction work on the second phase of the Tamale International Airport runway is approximately 57 percent complete, for both procurement and physical work. The 5,170 metre-square project will serve to supplement the services provided by the Kotoka International Airport and is expected to be completed on schedule by January 2022. An examination of...
The Minister of Aviation, Madam Cecilia Dapaah, has disclosed that, almost defunct domestic airline, Starbow has been directed to retrain and ensure that it employs qualified and certified staff. According to the Aviation Minister, the Starbow one of the two domestic airliner which was in operation, has also been directed...
Ghana’s aviation sector is set to commence domestic flights operations after three weeks of lockdown for passenger flights. In this regard, protocols have been developed to guide the operators of domestic flights to contain the coronavirus spread and prevent infection. Minister for Aviation, Joseph Kofi Adda, speaking during a virtual...
The Minister for Aviation Joseph Kofi Adda has told the B&FT that preparations are still ongoing for the planned reopening of the Kotoka International Airport for international travellers. The minister said that as part of the measures, there will be testing of the facility today (Thursday August 27, 2020) to...
Brussels Airlines, an airline giant has made changes to its top management, appointing Christina Foerster as it new Chief Executive Officer effective April 1, 2018. She becomes the first-ever female to head a Lufthansa Group airline replacing Bernard Gustin who has been at the position since June 1, 2012. In a...
Staff of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) have revealed that their recent declaration of a strike action over the protection of aviation lands at the La Wireless Station, which is adjacent the AU Village in Accra, was instigated by a signal jam experienced when President Nana Addo Dankwa...
Ghana’s only domestic and regional airline, Africa World Airline (AWA), will from January 16, 2018 start Lagos-Monrovia service via Accra, as it seek to improve connectivity withing the West African sub-region. The airline is offering a promotional fare of starting from US$199 on the Lagos-Monrovia route and passengers can log...
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