Aviation: Sorry Turkish Airline, Air France is the European King over Africa


Africa is huge, but the following is for all of Africa – including the very popular Morocco-Algeria-Tunisia top. There are many ways of looking at ‘biggest’: weekly frequencies; destinations served; ASK/ASM; FTK/M; number of seats each week. In terms of European airlines to Africa by number of weekly seats (one way w/c 14th September 2016) and share of the market […]

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African Aviation: African Airlines may lose $500m this year

Air Namibia is not in isolation as a loss-making airline as airlines across the continent are expected to report a combined loss of US$500 million in 2016. This is in contrast to all other regional airline groupings, consisting of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Latin America, which are expected to report a collective profit of over US$39 […]

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