Algeria closes airspace to Moroccan aviation as dispute deepens

September 24, 2021 (Reuters) – Algeria’s supreme security council decided on Wednesday to close the country’s airspace to all Moroccan civil and military aircraft, the Algerian presidency...

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IATA urges Ethiopian government to maintain support for aviation sector

September 24, 2021 The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the government of Ethiopia to continue its focus on maintaining efficient air connectivity amid the COVID-19 crisis. This will...

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Dubai Tourism ramps up campaign abroad to highlight Expo 2020 Dubai

September 24, 2021 The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) is ramping up its international marketing campaign to drive further awareness of Dubai as a must-visit destination with a...

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UK travel curbs hurt vaccine drive: Africa CDC

September 24, 2021 The African Union’s health watchdog Thursday warned that Britain’s pandemic travel restrictions could make people across the continent more reluctant to get vaccinated. Under...

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IATA Urges Kenya To Lower USD80 PCR Test Fee, Says Aviation Sector Stalling

September 24, 2021 The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has urged the Kenyan government to lower the USD80 PCR cost of COVID-19 PCR tests which is among the highest in Africa in order to...

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Kenya, UK in talks over Covid-19 vaccine certificates approval hitch

September 24, 2021 The UK is working with Kenya to approve Covid-19 vaccine certificate issued by Kenyan officials. There had been fears that new British travel rules would not allow Kenyans into the UK...

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U.S. Travel: Pandemic Business Travel Loss to Cost Hundreds of Billions

September 17, 2021 The business travel and group meeting sector of the U.S. economy in 2020 missed out on $211 billion in revenue because of the pandemic and will miss out on plenty more in the coming years,...

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Britain Mulls Easing COVID-19 Travel Rules for England

September 17, 2021 LONDON (Reuters) -The British government will on Friday consider easing England’s COVID-19 rules for international travel, a late-season boost for airlines, holiday and tourism...

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Uganda Airlines to start Middle East ops in 4Q21

September 17, 2021 Uganda Airlines (UR, Entebbe/Kampala) is to debut its first intercontinental flights – to Dubai Int’l – on October 1, 2021, using its pair...

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SAA needs upgraded fleet to compete outside Africa, interim CEO says

September 17, 2021 South African Airways will need a more modern fleet to be competitive on routes outside its home continent following the Covid-19 crisis, according to interim CEO Thomas Kgokolo.  The...

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