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Mauritania Mauritania Airlines Mauritania Airlines adds the route from Conakry to Abidjan

Mauritania Airlines starting this month (11/2019) to operate the Conakry – Abidjan sector, as the airline extends existing Nouakchott – Dakar – Conakry service into Abidjan. Since 03rd of November, an Embraer E175 aircraft operates this route twice per week.

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Germany Lufthansa Lufthansa reduces bag allowance on Africa flights

As of tomorrow, 7th of November 2019, Lufthansa will reduce the luggage allowance for all its passengers from and to East-, Central- and Westafrica. Instead of two suitcases 23kg each, for all sales of tomorrow there is only one suitecase 23kgs allowed.

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Nigeria Azman Air Services Azman to introduce Owerri

Owerri, a city with appx. 540,000 inhabitants in the South East of Nigeria and capital of the Imo state in Nigeria is now part of the network of Azman Air Services Limited.

As of 15th of November, Owerri flights are scheduled four time per week from Lagos as well as from Abuja; the schedule for all flights is almost the same … read more

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Senegal Air Senegal Air Senegal will operate to Marseilles and Barcelona

As of December 12th, 2019, Air Senegal will operate three weekly flights into its new destinations, Marseilles and Barcelona. The flights will be operated on brand new Airbus A330 neo.

New destinations have been also started within Africa (Lagos and Abuja in Nigeria and Accra in Ghana) and in the United States (New York plus Washington) in… read more

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Zimbabwe FastJet Fastjet to suspend ops in Mozambique

Yesterday, on October 26th, Fastjet Mozambique closed down its operations into Mozambique, which also includes all Code-Share flights with its partner LAM Mozambique Airlines. The suspension comes almost two years after Fastjet Mozambique started operation under a Mozambiquanian AOC.

The competition in Mozambique had increase… read more

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Reunion Air Austral Air Austral to order Airbus A220

Last week Airbus has announced that the Réunion based carrier Air Austral has signed an order for the delivery of three Airbus A220-300.

Air Austral will be the first customer of this model in the Indian Ocean Region. With the implementation of the A220 will effect in 20% less fuel consumption and therefore, the airline is ab… read more

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Togo ASKY Asky Airlines route update

The service from Lomé to Contonou and Bangui will see increaseing capacity and this service will be operated all week long, seven times per week.

Further, Asky Airlines, will not extend the Cotonou (COO) serivce anylonger into Niamey. Instead of this, the serivce from Lome (LWF) to Ouagadougouread more

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Senegal Air Senegal Air Senegal continues route openings

Effective already on the 3rd of December 2019, Air Senegal introduces a new route between Dakar and Casablanca.

This daily service will be operated by Airbus A319 and allows to connect via Dakar to Abidjan, Bamako, Banjul, Conakry and Ouagadougou.

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Senegal Air Senegal Air Senegal to increase the capacity into Banjul

Air Senegal will significantly increase the number of provided seat on its route between Dakar and Banjul; instead of 3-times Air Senegal will operate this service as of October 27th, 2019 on a daily basis.

Further, the flight times have been slightly changed in order to reach flight from and to Europe in Banjul as well as in Dakar.

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Nigeria Air Peace Air Peace to operate dayly between Lagos and Johannesburg

Ai Peace, one of tha most important carriers in Nigeria, has been granted with traffic rights between Lagos (Nigeria) and Johannesburg in South Africa. The service will start "as soon as possible" and operated on a Air Peace B777.

The serivce has been announce to operate on a daily basis.

Since Arik Air has disconneted … read more

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