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Ethiopian Airlines to Welcome Atlanta to its Network

Addis Ababa, 18 January 2023 - Ethiopian Airlines, the largest network operator in Africa is pleased to announce that it has finalized all preparations to commence a new service between Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Atlanta, USA. Ethiopian will operate a four times weekly flight to Atlanta (ATL) starting from 16 May 2023. The four times weekly flight will be operated as per the below schedule. Flight Number Frequency Departure Airport […]

todayJanuary 23, 2023 7

Events

AVIATION CUP AFRICA GOLF TOURNAMENT MAKES A COLORFUL DEBUT

From GDS, airline, travel agency to in-flight catering sectors of the industry, golfers from the aviation industry gathered in the closest golf course to the airport in Lagos and one that shares history with aviation in Nigeria — Ikeja Golf Club — as the West African leg of Aviation Cup Africa Golf Tournament 2022 teed off. Sponsored by SkyTeam Alliance  — Kenya Airways, Delta Air Lines  — Sky Care Catering […]

todayJanuary 23, 2023 8

Airport News

Rebirth Travel and Tours honored at the Ghana  Property Awards 2022

Rebirth Travel and Tours emerged winner of Best Travel House Ghana of the year 2022 at the 14th edition of the Ghana Property Awards. The Founder and CEO of Rebirth Travel and Tours & Rebirth Real Estate and Construction, Mr. Michael Kwadjo Asiedu  who was also adjudged the Best Real Estate Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2021 received the award on behalf of the company. He was grateful to God […]

todayDecember 15, 2022 33

Airport News

Ghana Homebased Carrier to Get an Air Operators Certificate in a Couple of Weeks – DG GCAA

The wait for the Ghana Homebased carrier to start operations is almost over as the carrier is at the last stage of certification to get an Air Operators Certificate (AOC). According to the Director-General of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Ing. Charles Kraikue, at the just ended aviation stakeholders' breakfast meeting today the 15th of December, 2022, the new airline is at the last stage in getting an AOC. […]

todayDecember 15, 2022 222

Airline News

Precision Air plane crash update: Investigators say fire and rescue brigade ill-equipped

The Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB), has recommended the government to build adequate capability to its rescuing units for the implementation of search and rescue operations during occurrences. Citing the Airports Rescue and Fire Fighting Services and Marines Rescue Unit as an example, AAIB added that there should be a well-structured and effective coordinated aviation and marine search and rescue operation. The recommendations from the investigation unit which is under […]

todayNovember 24, 2022 16

Airline News

Tanzania Precision Air crash: ‘I tried to save pilots but was knocked unconscious’

A fisherman who was one of the first responders at the site of Sunday's plane crash which killed 19 people in Tanzania's Lake Victoria, has described how he tried to save the pilots stuck in the cockpit and how he nearly lost his life trying to rescue them. Majaliwa Jackson has been officially declared a hero, awarded 1 million Tanzanian shillings ($430; £370), and offered a job in the fire […]

todayNovember 24, 2022 17

Events

Northern Ghana Diaspora Celebrates 2nd Edition of Damba Festival in Jersey

The second edition of the Damba festival organized by Magsungsim was celebrated in Jersey City, New Jersey in the United States of America on the 11th - 12th November, 2022. Damba is an important festival celebrated by the northern people of Ghana every year, where the children of Gbewa come together to take stock of the past year, and strategize for the coming year and beyond. The two day event saw […]

todayNovember 24, 2022 39

Airport News

Software meant to enhance Aviation Safety out doored at AIB event

A technology software meant to enhance aviation safety by providing real time tracking performance and predict incident-occurrence on aircraft has been introduced to stakeholders in the country’s aviation space. Known as the In-Flight Safety Monitoring System (Star-ISMS), the technology when installed would enable an airline to enhance its commitment to high standards of safety for passengers on board. The Star-ISMS holds the capability to extract big data from an aircraft’s […]

todayNovember 18, 2022 96 1

Airline News

Sentra Airways, Not a Certified Airline Yet

Sentra Airways is a UK registered company based in Bradford and has the intention of flying between Manchester International Airport and Kotoka International Airport, Accra by the end of this year according to some reports. The company obtained its first aircraft, an A330-200 from Air Lease Corporation (ALC). The 12-year old Airbus typically carries about 250 passengers but can be configured to carry about 400 passengers. Sentra Airways has its […]

todayNovember 3, 2022 211 1 2

Events

Tourism: Elizabeth Twumwaa Sasu, CEO GH-Aviation Wins Africa Travel 100 Women Award

The Chief Executive Officer, GH-Aviation, Elizabeth Twumwaa Sasu, has won the coveted Africa Travel 100 Award which recognizes exceptional women in the travel and tourism sector. Elizabeth is a woman of many talents and skills and has aspirations of creating long lasting impact in the Aviation and Tourism industries in Ghana and the sub-region. She is an entrepreneur who dabbles in aviation media and tourism. She is also the Vice […]

todayOctober 24, 2022 46 2

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