Silverstone Air Suspends flights for a week

November 16, 2019 Silverstone Air temporarily suspended all it’s scheduled flights from November this week, following a directive from the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA). KCAA stated that they had...

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IATA calls upon Africa to develop through Sustainable Development Goals

November 16, 2019 Governments and industries in Africa have been urged to focus on travel and trade as one of the priorities that will allow aviation to drive economic and social development in the...

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SAA grounds itself – flights canceled in wake of strike action

November 14, 2019 South African Airways (SAA) has cancelled nearly all its domestic, regional and international flights scheduled for Friday, 15 November and Saturday, 16 November 2019.  The...

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Amazing: Ryanair Makes Its Georgia Debut

November 14, 2019 Friday 8th November 2019 marked the first inaugural flight of Ryanair’s much anticipated Georgia service. It left Tbilisi International Airport and arrived in Milan Bergamo’s Orio al...

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Uganda Airlines’ Mombasa flight gives traders faster connection

November 14, 2019 The introduction of Entebbe-Mombasa direct flight by Uganda Airlines is set to boost trade and tourism between Kenya and Uganda as the route will cut the previous flight journey time by...

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Race Against Time as Travel Agents Search for DIP Replacement in Kenya

November 9, 2019 Travel agents in Kenya have until December 15 to find and place an acceptable financial security with IATA following the announcement that the Default Insurance Program (DIP) will not be...

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Thomas Cook’s Nordic airline renamed after investors swoop

November 8, 2019 Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia is to be rebranded as Sunclass Airlines after the collapsed tour operator Thomas Cook Group’s Northern Europe division was acquired by a trio of...

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Lufthansa Strike Update: Around 1,300 Flights Cancelled

November 8, 2019 Lufthansa is cancelling over 1,000 flights scheduled over the next two days due strike by the German cabin crew union UFO, which began at midnight on Wednesday and will last until midnight...

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Regulator in closed-door meeting with airlines over Wilson mishaps

November 7, 2019 The aviation sector regulator Tuesday held a closed-door meeting with Wilson Airport-based air operators over the recent spate of mishaps. The meeting, which was also attended by Kenya...

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Silverstone halts flights on three routes

November 7, 2019 Embattled local carrier Silverstone Air has suspended operations on three of its routes including Homa Bay, which was launched just two months ago, in a move that slows down its aggressive...

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