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FCMB partners with Etihad, gets cheap deal for customers

Customers of First City Monument Bank Limited (FCMB) who plan to travel abroad for personal or business purposes at very affordable fares now have an opportunity to do so. This is because, the Bank and Etihad Airways have launched a partnership that offers discounted, highly affordable and convenient travel packages, including flight tickets, to existing […]

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Ethiopian Airlines launches 3 flights to new routes in DR Congo and Madagascar

Ethiopian Airlines has launched three new flights to Kisangani and Mbuji Mayi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Nosy-Be in Madagascar. The launch of the flights was announced by Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, at an inaugural ceremony attended by H.E. Prof. Alain Tehindrazanarivelo, Ambassador of the Republic of […]

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Ethiopian Airlines introduces tech to save fuel and conserve environment

Aviation Partners Boeing, APB, has announced that Ethiopian Airlines has become the first operator in Northern Africa of its latest Split Scimitar Winglet technology. The first installation of the system was completed on March 20, 2018, at its MRO in Addis Ababa.  Ethiopian Airlines intends to install the Winglets on its fleet of Boeing Next-Generation […]

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Bellview and First Nation airlines on N1.7bn fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday arraigned Bellview and First Nation airlines with an alleged fraud of N1.7bn. Joined as the first defendant in the charge was the Managing Director of First Nation Airlines, Mr. Kayode Odukoya. The airlines and Odukoya were arraigned on four counts before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Ikeja […]

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Ethiopia to start 3ce weekly flights to Madagascar

Ethiopia national carrier will start thrice weekly service to Nosy-Be, Madagascar on March 27, 2018. An island off the northwest coast of Madagascar, Nosy-Be is the largest and busiest tourist resort of the island nation. Its white sandy beaches, blue-green seas and astonishing rich undersea life make it a perfect destination for diving, fishing, cruise […]

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The top 10 airlines in the world have just been named

Sneakpeak: Top 10 airlines for 2018 1. Air New Zealand Top 10 airlines for 2018 2. Qantas Top 10 airlines for 2018 3. Singapore Airlines Top 10 airlines for 2018 4. Virgin Australia Top 10 airlines for 2018 5. Virgin Atlantic Top 10 airlines for 2018 6. Etihad Airways Top 10 airlines for 2018 7. […]

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The best answer to when you should book thanksgiving

The latter found that it was cheapest to secure Thanksgiving tickets 11 weeks before the holiday. That means that you should have bought your ticket around September 4, but it’s not too late; you can still save if you book now. Expedia’s data shows that the cheapest time to buy is 61 to 90 days […]

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FG approves concession of Lagos and Abuja airports

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday said the Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved the concessioning of the Lagos and Abuja International Airports for better management. Mr. Osinbajo said this in Abuja at the fifth Presidential Quarterly Business Forum aimed at improving the ease of doing business in Nigeria. He, however, did not name […]

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Ethiopian Airlines, Saber, ante up tech solutions for travelers

Africa’s biggest carrier Group, Ethiopian Airlines, has recharged its traveler reservations framework with worldwide travel innovation supplier, Saber Corporation. The aircraft likewise agreed to accept a suite of new innovation answers for help with development as a world-class bearer. Reliably posting record benefits for as far back as seven years, Ethiopian Airlines has been utilizing […]

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Algerian military plane crashes with over 100 on board

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Arik Air most recent African carrier to be recorded on (IGOM) registry

Arik Air has turned into the most recent African carrier to be recorded on the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Ground Operations Manual (IGOM) registry. IGOM Registry shows organizations who could exhibit full consistence with the IGOM systems. Read news below: The IGOM certificate was presented to Arik Air on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by […]

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Air Peace to launch maiden flight to Akure Airport

Air Peace is to launch its maiden flight to the Akure Airport on Friday August 11, 2017. A statement by the Airline’s Corporate Communications Manager, Chris Iwarah, said the carrier was collaborating with the Governor Rotimi Akeredolu administration to guarantee investors, tourists and other air travelers easy access to Ondo State. The inaugural Lagos-Akure-Lagos flight […]

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Kotoka International Airport prepares to boost Ghana’s economy

The construction of a new terminal at Ghana’s flagship airport – Kotoka International Airport – is expected to make the country a destination of choice with a yearly target of 5 million passengers. The project, funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB) with a $120-million facility, will improve air transport in the country. It is […]

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Ethiopian Airlines Group inaugurates maiden flight to Kaduna, Nigeria

Ethiopian Airlines Group, a Star Alliance member, inaugurates its maiden flight to Kaduna, Nigeria at a reception held at Ethiopian main hub Addis Ababa Bole International Airport on August 1st, 2017. Ethiopian has also marked the 20th anniversary of Star Alliance, the largest global airline network. Ethiopian Group CEO, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam and Star Alliance CEO, Mr. […]

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