Other News for Niamey

  • US military to fund Niger DA42 upgrade


    The US Navy intends to pay for an upgrade to Niger’s two Diamond Aircraft DA42 surveillance aircraft.


  • US acknowledges MQ-1 Predator crashes in Mali, Turkey


    The US military has confirmed the previously unreported loss of MQ-1 Predators in Mali and Turkey ...


  • News Listings for Niamey

  • PARIS: Anka and Super Heron play as Reaper away

    News | 15 Jun 2015 23:00 | Ellis Taylor

    ​The French air force’s fleet of General Atomics MQ-9 Reapers were expected to dominate the other unmanned aerial vehicles, however the call of duty has thrust competing products into the spotlight at the Paris air show.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Anka-and-Super-Heron-play-as-Reaper-away-413497/
  • US military to fund Niger DA42 upgrade

    News | 25 Sep 2013 06:00 | Zach Rosenberg

    The US Navy intends to pay for an upgrade to Niger’s two Diamond Aircraft DA42 surveillance aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-military-to-fund-Niger-DA42-upgrade-390913/
  • US acknowledges MQ-1 Predator crashes in Mali, Turkey

    News | 17 Jul 2013 10:55 | Zach Rosenberg

    The US military has confirmed the previously unreported loss of MQ-1 Predators in Mali and Turkey ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-acknowledges-MQ-1-Predator-crashes-in-Mali-Turkey-388388/
  • Turkish Airlines adds seven destinations in December

    News | 11 Dec 2012 12:57

    Turkish Airlines will add a raft of flights this month from Istanbul to Buenos Aires, Sabha in Libya, Niamey in Niger, Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso, Yaounde...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Turkish-Airlines-adds-seven-destinations-in-December-380064/
  • VIDEO: New Wings In Sight

    News | 22 Dec 2009 11:00 | Mary Kirby

    Orbis International's old soldier gets final marching orders before introduction of MD-10 'Flying Eye Hospital'http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-New-Wings-In-Sight-336325/
  • Mohamed Ghelala – new horizons for Air Burkina

    News | 15 Jan 2008 15:05 | Günter Endres

    <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt"><STRONG>For Mohamed Ghelala, chief executive of Air Burkina since 2002, the recent development of the national carrier holds much promise for the future. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p></STRONG></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt">The rather unremarkable history of the airline, formed by the then <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:country-region><st1:place>Upper Volta</st1:place></st1:country-region> government as Air Volta on <st1:date Month="3" Day="17" Year="1967">17 March 1967</st1:date>, took a decisive step forward on <st1:date Month="2" Day="21" Year="2001">21 February 2001</st1:date>, when, as part of a privatisation policy by the government of the renamed <st1:country-region><st1:place>Burkina Faso</st1:place></st1:country-region> state, the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) acquired a 76% stake thhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mohamed-Ghelala-new-horizons-for-Air-Burkina-220832/