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Azman Air fire incident in Saudi Arabia’s Jeddah Airport

The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, has confirmed the Azman aircraft incident, saying it happened at Jeddah Airport in Saudi Arabia on Thursday night on Thursday 14th April, 2022 in the evening. It reported that it was due to an alleged fire incident while taxing to take off. The spokesman for the bureau, Tunji Oketumbi, said that though Nigerian authorities are yet to get a documented report from the Saudi Arabian […]

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Ethiopian Airlines Resumes Flights to Bengaluru, India

Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s best airline and the largest aviation group in Africa, has announced the resumption of thrice weekly passenger flights to Bengaluru, India as of 27 March 2022. The airline announced the recommencement of after it halted operations for two years due to the pandemic. Ethiopian operated its first flight services to Bengaluru in October 2019. The nonstop service between Bengaluru and Addis Ababa is being carried out using […]

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DHL Aero Expreso Boeing 757-200F HP-2010DAE crash lands at San Jose, CR

DHL Aero Expreso (Panama City) on April 7, 2022 with the pictured Boeing 757-200F (HP-2010DAE), flight DO7216 to Guatemala City made an emergency landing back at San Jose, Costa Rica after taking off from Juan Santamaría International Airport. The freighter returned to the airport due to a hydraulic issue. The aircraft on landing veered off runway 07 and broke up into two parts after falling into a ditch. The aircraft […]

todayApril 11, 2022 29

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Press Release: Mesfin Tasew Bekele as New CEO of Ethiopian Airlines Group

The Board of Management of Ethiopian Airlines Group has announced the appointment of Mr. Mesfin Tasew Bekele, as Chief Executive Officer of Ethiopian Airlines Group, effective March 23, 2022. Mr Mesfin has been a successor to the former CEO of the Airline group, Tewolde GebreMariam whose early retirement request due to health issues has been approved by the board. Breaking: Tewolde resigns as CEO of Ethiopia Airlines Group - GH-Aviation […]

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Mesfin Tasew takes over as new CEO of Ethiopian Airlines Group

Mesfin Tasew, the current CEO of Asky Airlines has been named by Ethiopian Airlines as the new CEO today the 24th of March, 2022. Mr Tasew will take over from Tewolde GebreMariam who retired early from his position due to medical reasons. Mesfin Tasew takes over with about 37 years working experience with the airline. He joined the airline as an engineer right after his university education and has risen […]

todayMarch 24, 2022 414 2

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Former CEO of Ethiopian Airlines Group to act till a replacement is appointed

Mr. Girma Wake, former CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, who was appointed recently as a new Chairman of the Board of Management of Ethiopian Airlines Group by the Ethiopian Public Enterprises Holding & Administration Agency will be acting as the new CEO of the airline till a replacement is appointed. Mr. Girma Wake is a highly experienced, successful and well-regarded business leader and a well-known figure in the aviation industry who […]

todayMarch 23, 2022 192 1

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Breaking: Tewolde resigns as CEO of Ethiopia Airlines Group

Tewolde GebreMariam, CEO of Ethiopian Airlines Group, has officially resigned from his post citing medical reasons, according to Origins Media. He has been in the United States for more than 6 months to get a medical treatment. Tewolde has served as the CEO of Ethiopian Airlines Group since January 2011. Mr. GebreMariam has served Ethiopian Airlines for the last 37 years. Source: Origin Media

todayMarch 23, 2022 3303 1

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Plane carrying 133 passengers crash into the mountains – state media says

BEIJING (Reuters) -A China Eastern Airlines aircraft with 133 people on board crashed in mountains in south China on Monday while on a flight from the city of Kunming to Guangzhou, state media reported. The jet involved in the accident was a Boeing 737 aircraft and the number of casualties was not immediately known, CCTV said. Rescue was on its way, it said. There was no word on the cause […]

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Pamela Djamson-Tettey appointed as new Managing Director of GACL

The Ghana Airports Company Limited has appointed Pamela Djamson-Tettey as its new Managing Director following the resignation of the former Managing Director Yaw Kwakwa on 16th February, 2022. An emergency meeting held by the board of the Ghana Airports Company Limited on Wednesday, 16th February 2022 saw Yaw Kwakwa, the former Managing Director submitting a resignation letter taking effect from 17th February, 2022. MD of Ghana Airports Company Limited appointment […]

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