African Airlines

Uganda Airlines sets sights on UK in long-haul expansion

Entebbe-based carrier Uganda Airlines prepares to expand long-haul operations to the United Kingdom....


Comair partners with Google Cloud to transform its travel experience

 SA-based travel group Comair partners with Google Cloud in an initiative to modernize its IT infrastructure....


Embracing digitalization: What can customers expect from Africa’s airlines?

As Africa airlines begin to reshape intra-African travel, digital features across airline services are becoming a vital component for customers and passengers....


EU states agree to lift travel ban on Southern African countries

EU member states have agreed to lift temporary emergency break restrictions imposed on Southern African countries....


Turning the tide: How policy change is reshaping African air services

Regulation reforms from the SAATM and AfCFTA are reshaping African airspace into a viable and open field for domestic and global aviation businesses....


Is consolidation the answer to unlocking African aviation?

Shifts towards new market policies, airline operations models and governance are unambiguously pointing towards a consolidated African aviation sector. ...


Kenya drops nationalization of KQ amidst $1 billion restructuring

The Kenyan government scrapped its plan to nationalize Kenya Airways, admits the airline’s restructuring, estimated to cost $1 billion....


Sudan Airways relaunch hints at lifeline from Lufthansa Consulting

Reports suggest that the revival of Sudan Airways may come through the aid of Lufthansa Consulting, following discussions with the Sudanese Government.  ...


South African Airways names Takatso Consortium as new equity partner

South African Airways announces Takatso Consortium as a new equity partner set to hold 51% of the airline's shares and inject 3 billion rands into the airline....


Africa cargo market soaring: Asia-Africa trade on the rise, IATA says

Global cargo demand continues to surpass pre-pandemic levels with strong volumes and performance from airlines and trade activity in Africa and North America....