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‘Mau Mau’ Airstrip Expanded to Boost Tourism, Farming in Kenya

Located in the plain between the Aberdare ranges and Mt Kenya is an airstrip few in Kenya know about. Yet it played a major role...

More Pilots Needed in Africa

African aviation authorities have admitted to a serious shortage of qualified personnel amid projections that the world would need over a million pilots and maintenance staff in the next 20 years.

Tanzania Conference Will Move Aviation Forward in Africa

The Managing Director of Land Over Aviation Company and the Convener of the Aviation and Allied Business Leadership yearly conference, Captain Edward Boyo, has said that this year's gathering in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, will provide an avenue for the public and private sectors to discuss on how to move Africa aviation forward.

Ban of African Airlines From European Union Sparks Protests

IN May this year, the European Commission updated its list of airlines that are banned from European Union (EU) airspace. The ban now affects 15 African countries including Zambia. The adoption of this policy has not gone without protest by the African aviation community and questions have been raised as to who is the ultimate beneficiary of this policy.

Rooivalk gets its wings:South African made attack helicopter handed over to...

The South African developed attack support helicopter Rooivalk was officially handed over to the South African Air Force (SAAF) at a ceremony at the beginning of April 2011.