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AfDB Calls for Bold Actions to Improve Air Connectivity in Africa

Abuja - The African Development Bank (AfDB), has called for bold actions to improve connectivity, market access, and cost reduction in Africa's aviation sector. AfDB Vice-President for Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialisation, Pierre Guislain, made the call at the third ICAO World Aviation Forum in Abuja. The AfDB is partnering with the

Passengers stranded as union grounds Dana Air for 10 hours

Passengers of Dana Airlines were stranded at the airport for closed to 10 hours due to an industrial action embarked upon by pilots and engineers of the airline. The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) grounded flights operations. All Morning flights to Abuja, Port Harcourt, Uyo, were affected. Imagine your Ad placed here The reason

TIACA deal supports Africa’s airfreight development

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) and the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will have TIACA working with the 40 members of AFRAA to support air cargo development in Africa.   Under the MoU, the organizations will collaborate on improvements to air cargo safety and security;

Africa Development Bank Indicate Interest To Develop Nigeria National Airline

A defunct Nigeria Airways flight taxing at GAT of Murtala Mohammed Airport The African Development Bank (AFDB), yesterday indicated its willingness to help Nigeria set up a new national airline to meet its growing demand for improving aviation facility. This indication was given by the president of the International Aviation Organisation (ICAO)  council,

11 banks to own 38.1% stake in Kenya Airways

Kenyan Airways Kenyan banks are set to be the second largest shareholders of national carrier Kenya Airways after forming a special purpose vehicle to acquire shares in the airline. As part of a bold restructuring plan, the banks will convert part of loans issued to Kenya Airways to acquire a 38.1 percent stake. This follows