Rwandair: 11 Airplanes, 650,000 passengers 19 destinations and more to come


AS the sun sets on the year 2016, Rwanda aviation industry, particularly RwandAir, is basking in glee following a year well spent, at least in terms of capacity building for the national carrier. Besides the new policies announced by cabinet to streamline the aviation sector activities, like cargo handling and logistics, this year the airline has laid a firm foundation […]

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Africa: Rwandair Second Airbus A330-Umurage- arrives Kigali as it spreads it wings afar


Plans by RwandAir to enter the US and European aviation markets have been strengthened by the acquisition of another Airbus 330-300 that arrives in the country today. The airline’s officials said the plane, Christened Umurage, is expected to land at the Kigali International Airport today at 4pm local time. John Mirenge, the RwandAir chief executive, said the Airbus manufacturer handed […]

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Aviation: Air France relocates cargo operation to SAHCOL


The Airfrance-KLM Airline has relocated its Cargo operations; import and export services to the Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited’s (SAHCOL) warehouse. The move, which became effective on the 1st of September 2016, will ensure that all import shipments on Airfrance-KLM Airline flights to Lagos are to be warehoused in the SAHCOL ultra modern warehouse before clearance, while all export cargo […]

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