Top News on Precision Air

  • Precision Air of Tanzania to take six new ATR aircraft

    Deal for both ATR models with Kenya Airways unit continues strong year in turborprop sector

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  • RAF retires two Tornado squadrons

    ​A phased reduction of the UK Royal Air Force’s fleet of Panavia Tornado GR4 strike aircraft has taken its latest step,...

  • EASA certificates ATR 42-600

    European regulators have certificated the ATR 42-600, the smaller member of the airframer's new -600 series turboprop...

  • Missed targets prompt US Marine Corps to arm unmanned Shadows

    The US Marine Corps will deploy AAI RQ-7 Shadows to Afghanistan armed with classified new gravity bombs in a...

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  • ANALYSIS: Miltary faces 'perfect storm' of budget vs need

    News | 03 Dec 2014 09:25 | David Learmount

    European defence forces are facing a “perfect storm”, and those in the UK are at its eye. So says Andrew Dorman, Professor of International Security in the defence studies department at Kings College, London, and a lecturer at the UK Joint Services Command and Staff College in Shrivenham.
  • Flynas reluctant to revisit long-haul operations

    News | 19 Nov 2014 12:19 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Saudi carrier Flynas is unlikely to revisit its brief excursion into long-haul scheduled services after axing connections to the UK.
  • Flydubai to enter Tanzanian market from October

    News | 23 Sep 2014 17:26 | Oliver Clark

    ​Flydubai will start a new route from Dubai to Dar es Salaam and will add two domestic sectors from the Tanzanian capital to Zanzibar and Kilimanjaro from October.
  • Tanzania’s Precision Air swings to profit amid restructuring

    News | 18 Jul 2014 12:32 | Oliver Clark

    Precision Air made a full-year operating profit of TZS3.61 billion ($2.22 million) in the year ended 31 March, reversing a loss of TZS18 billion the year before.
  • Fastjet revises expansion plan after Fly540 overhaul

    News | 26 Jun 2014 11:02 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    African budget carrier Fastjet is having to rethink its development strategy after the Fly540 regional carrier businesses it inherited from Lonrho Aviation failed to evolve as a suitable foundation on which to build the low-cost airline.
  • RAF retires two Tornado squadrons

    News | 31 Mar 2014 10:42 | Craig Hoyle

    ​A phased reduction of the UK Royal Air Force’s fleet of Panavia Tornado GR4 strike aircraft has taken its latest step, with two frontline units having been stood down on 28 March.