Tag: foreign airlines

Uganda Airlines’ long-awaited new planes land at Entebbe International Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019 18:15

First two Uganda Airlines' long anticipated aircraft landed at Entebbe International Airport on Tuesday 23rd April 2019. Captained by all Ugandan crew - Capt. Clive Okoth, Capt. Stephen Ariong, Capt ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019 18:25

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are banning it from their airspace is growing. The United Kingdom ... Read More

East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 19, 2019 06:21

East  African regional airlines are now fighting a winning and losing battle over the African skies which Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and South African Airways have been commanding for decades ... Read More

Etihad and China Southern to increase flights to Queensland

editor editor- August 16, 2012 02:49

China Southern and Etihad plan to increase flights to Queensland, adding to the pressure on Qantas from foreign airlines targeting Australia because of the strong economy. Read More

Saudis to allow foreign carriers operate domestic flights

editor editor- December 26, 2011 06:21

Saudi Arabia is to move towards allowing international airlines to operate domestic flights, which would heap pressure on the kingdom's airline industry. Read More

Israel hands airlines list of 300 passengers not allowed to enter country

editor editor- July 8, 2011 06:13

Israel has instructed foreign airlines to prevent 300 pro-Palestinian activists from boarding flights to Israel over the weekend, after Israeli security forces handed them the names of 300 people who Read More

African Airline Association demands better controls over access of foreign airlines

editor editor- April 14, 2011 03:31

(eTN) - The African Airline Association (AFRAA) has renewed calls to African government to be more careful when entering into open skies agreements and granting foreign airlines traffic rights, includ Read More

Reserve Bank of India: Airlines must stop settling transactions overseas

editor editor- April 6, 2011 05:35

MUMBAI - Reserve Bank of India has asked foreign airlines operating in India to stop the practice of using overseas banks to settle transactions on the sale of air tickets ... Read More