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Apr 04, 2014
South African airline group Comair has ordered eight future generation Boeing 737MAX airliners, for delivery in the period 2019/2021, and has taken options on eight more. The eight aircraft are worth $830-million, but the South African company, which operates two...
Mar 19, 2014
South African airline group Comair has ordered eight future generation Boeing 737MAX airliners, for delivery in the period 2019/2021, and has taken options on eight more. This was announced in Kempton Park, east of Johannesburg, on Wednesday. The eight aircraft are...
Nov 30, 2012
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will be "totally supporting" the implementation of the Abuja Declaration on African aviation safety, IATA regional VP: Africa Mike Higgins said recently in Sandton, north of Johannesburg. He was briefing the media on...
Nov 19, 2012
US aerospace group Boeing has reported that the rate of growth in airline traffic in Africa has been better than it forecast last year."There's growth in demand, growth in point-to-point [traffic] in passengers," Boeing VP sales (Africa, Latin America and the...
Aug 15, 2012
Ethiopian Airlines took delivery on Tuesday of its – and Africa’s – first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, at the US planemaker’s main base at Seattle in Washington state in the US. The airline has a further nine 787s on order. “Today begins the first day in a new era of...
Dec 02, 2011
Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce that it has received its first next-generation Boeing 737-800 with the new Boeing Sky Interior on 22 November 2011. This is the first 737-800 with Boeing Sky Interior of ten to be delivered over the next four years.
Oct 17, 2011
Ethiopian becomes the first African carrier to order Boeing's 777 Freighter - Ethiopian will use new freighters to replace existing freighter fleet with more efficient and capable airplanes to meet increased cargo demand throughout Africa