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  • EU blacklists Cambodia's Siem Reap and all Angolan carriers


    Cambodia's Siem Reap Airways International and all carriers from Angola have been added to the European Commission's 'blacklist' of banned airlines...


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  • PARIS AIR SHOW: ATR boosts its -600 backlog

    News | 16 Jun 2009 15:50 | Victoria Moores

    ATR chief Stephane Mayer has unveiled a further 20 orders for the turboprop manufacturer's new -600 derivative, at the...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-AIR-SHOW-ATR-boosts-its-600-backlog-328083/
  • EU blacklists Cambodia's Siem Reap and all Angolan carriers

    News | 14 Nov 2008 12:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Cambodia's Siem Reap Airways International and all carriers from Angola have been added to the European Commission's 'blacklist' of banned airlines...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EU-blacklists-Cambodias-Siem-Reap-and-all-Angolan-carriers-318857/
  • Briefing: Middle East

    News | 20 May 2007 23:00

    <P><STRONG>Oman drops Gulf Air</STRONG></P> <P>The Omani government decided in May to withdraw from Gulf Air, leaving the Bahraini government as the only shareholder. Gulf Air says it will cut back services at Muscat Airport over the next six months, leaving Bahrain as its only hub. Oman earlier this year decided to reduce its share in Gulf Air from 50% to 20% and increase its stake in Oman Air to more than 80% as part of a plan to redevelop Oman Air into a long-haul carrier. Gulf Air was already planning to focus more on its Muscat operation to reflect an 80%-20% ownership split.</P> <P><STRONG>Big plans for Empost</STRONG></P> <P>United Arab Emirates courier company Empost has launched scheduled cargo flights using an Airbus A300 freighter. Flights to Dhaka, Amsterdam and Istanbul began in early May from Abu Dhabi's Al Ain International Airport, where Empost plans to establish a cargo hub. Empost has unveiled an ambitious expansion plan to acquire 50 aircraft by 2012 and serve severahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Briefing-Middle-East-214083/
  • Afrijet licensed for Europe

    News | 24 May 2006 23:00

    <P>Nigerian low-cost carrier Afrijet has been licensed by the government to fly into Europe via Lyons and Madrid. Its inaugural flight to London, via Lyons, is set for early June and to Madrid later this year. Afrijet currently flies into the Congo in partnership with Hewa Bora. </P> <P>South Africa’s upgrade Airports Company South Africa is to spend R5.2 billion ($815 million) on a major expansion of its three main airports, at Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban, in preparation for the soccer World Cup in four years. </P> <P>ATRs for Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea is to buy an ATR 42 and two ATR 72s to create a new national airline. The deal for the three new aircraft is worth $50 million.</P>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Afrijet-licensed-for-Europe-206722/
  • Nigeria to get tough on unsafe aviation authorities

    News | 31 Jan 2006 00:01

    African country's aviation minister orders radical overhaul of several aviation agencieshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Nigeria-to-get-tough-on-unsafe-aviation-authorities-204369/