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  • VIDEO: An-12 rolled inverted before Congo crash

    Video evidence of an aircraft crash in Pointe-Noire, Republic of Congo, on 21 March identifies the type as an Antonov An-12 freighter, and shows it rolled...

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  • PrivatAir loses ECAir 737 contract to Jetairfly

    News | 03 Dec 2014 14:42 | Kerry Reals

    PrivatAir has lost its Boeing 737 wet-lease contract with Equatorial Congo Airlines (ECAir) to Jetairfly, but will continue to operate Boeing 757 flights for the African carrier and will next year add a 767 to the agreement.
  • ECAir begins Dubai service

    News | 07 Feb 2014 09:06 | Oliver Clark

    Equatorial Congo Airlines (ECAir) began operations between Brazzaville and Dubai International airport on 6 February – operating the first direct route between the two cities.
  • SIA, Ethiopian Airlines to further expand codeshare agreement

    News | 25 Nov 2013 03:35 | Firdaus Hashim

    Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Ethiopian Airlines will further expand their codesharing agreement starting 3 December.
  • EBACE: Hanger8 game for African expansion

    News | 23 May 2013 10:00 | Alan Peaford

    Charter operator Hangar8 [stand 6] earned its stripes by unveiling a zebra-pattern Bombardier Global Express jet at EBACE. The distinctive paint job highlights...
  • Il-76 lost after Brazzaville airport overrun: reports

    News | 30 Nov 2012 22:20 | Stephen Trimble

    <p>As many as 30 people on the ground are feared dead after an Ilyushin Il-76 freighter reportedly overran a runway at the airport in Brazzaville, Congo. </p><p>The...
  • Hangar8 sees profits grow on demand for large business jets

    News | 28 Nov 2012 16:13 | Dominic Perry

    <p>Growth in the market for large-cabin business jets helped drive revenue and profit growth at London Oxford airport-based <a href="">Hangar8...