IATA: Remarks of Alexandre de Juniac at the 2016 Arab Air Carriers’ Organization


It’s a pleasure to attend my first AGM of the Arab Air Carriers’ Organization (AACO) in Morocco. I thank Hamid Addou, CEO of Royal Air Maroc for the superb hospitality in hosting this event. Casablanca is a great place for …

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African Airlines Records 9.5% Traffic Increase


African airlines posted the second highest demand growth globally in May, with traffic up 9.5 per cent, compared to a year ago, the International Air Transport Association said on Thursday. The IATA, in its global passenger traffic results for February which was …

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Ministry of Aviation Liaise With CBN To make FOREX Accessible To Airlines


The scarcity of foreign exchange, which is already taking a toll on the activities of airlines operating in the country, particularly the foreign firms will soon be a thing of the past as the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi …

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British Airways Set To Join Iberia and United Airlines In Exiting Nigeria Due To Economy Crunch


British Airways is evaluating its routes to Nigeria, adding to aviation industry pressure on the Federal Government as sister carrier, Iberia, and United States competitor, United Airlines, halt flights to the country as traffic stutters and currency controls delay access …

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Delta Airlines Still World’s Most Flown Airline


Delta Airlines remains the world’s most popular carrier, according to the latest data released by IATA, an aviation trade group. Delta carried 129.4m passengers last year, putting it a nose ahead of second place Southwest. Only one of the world’s five largest …

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Best 20 Airlines In The World for 2015


In our last blog-post, we culled a news article from Yahoo.com showing some pictures on different cabins on Qatar Airways to justify why the Gulf based carrier was presented with the honor of best airline for 2015 at an award ceremony on Tuesday at …

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Lufthansa offers further concession to crew union


Lufthansa is offering a further concession to the Vereinigung Cockpit flight crew union in the ongoing round of collective bargaining talks. The union has repeatedly demanded general arbitration. In order to avoid new strikes at the expense of the passengers, …

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