An Incident/Accident Investigation Committee has been instituted to investigate last month’s incident involving Starbow Airline Flight S9 104 bound for Kumsi from Accra. The five-member Committee is made up of Nana E.R Krakue (Rtd Air Commodore), Group Captain G.S Parker (Airforce Base), Wing Commander Emmanuel Akatue, Squadron Leader C. Gaddah...
as it recovers from biting COVID-19 pandemic The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has held a special event in commemoration of International Civil Aviation Day on the forecourt of the Ghana Civil Aviation Training Academy in Accra. A specialised agency of the United Nations, established on December 7, 1944,...
needs partner to make aviation hub dream possible sale, privatisation, management take over, layoffs not true The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) is so burden with debt accrued from the establishment of Terminal 3 such that it requires a “strategic partner” in making Ghana the aviation hub of the sub...
Emirates' African network will expand to 15 destinations with the restart of Luanda, Angola from 1 October. The airline continues to gradually and safely restore its network, delivering on its health and safety promise as it responds to growth in passenger demand across the globe. Flights to Luanda will initially...
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released new data indicating that the impact of COVID-19 on Africa’s aviation industry and economies has worsened sharply since the previous assessment in April. Job losses in aviation and related industries could increase by up to 3.5 million. That is more than half...
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...
  Kenya Airways (KQ) has launched a non-stop flight from Nairobi to New York. The national carrier of the East African nation, started selling tickets for the inaugural flight, which is scheduled for October 28, 2018, last week. By this, Kenya Airways becomes the first airline to offer a non-stop flight...
President Akufo-Addo has appointed Juliet Aboagye-Wiafe, a seasoned auditor, as the Deputy Director-General of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), effective immediately. She is the first female to occupy the Deputy Director-General’s position, following the retirement of Mr. Abdulai Alhassan who attained the compulsory retiring age of 60 years in...
The Emirates Group has announced its 32nd consecutive year of profit, against a drop in revenue mainly attributed to reduced operations during the planned DXB runway closure in the first quarter, and the impact of flight and travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the fourth quarter. In its...
Airline’s global campaign aims to appeal to different travellers with tailored promotions spread over coming months Emirates, the Premier Partner and Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai has launched its latest initiative under a global campaign to promote destination Dubai to people from all walks of life this winter...