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09-Jul-2019 to 14:14

Zimbabwe: Budget airline resumes Victoria Falls-Johannesburg flights

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Budget airline Fastjet Zimbabwe announced on Tuesday that it was resuming flights between the resort town of Victoria Falls and South Africa’s Johannesburg, more than five months after pulling out of the route.

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09-Jul-2019 to 07:47

Harare: KLM cargo plane in mid-air mishap

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A KLM airlines cargo plane was on Monday involved in a mid-air scare after one of its wing flaps dropped as it approached Robert Mugabe International Airport in the Zimbabwean capital Harare.

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05-Jul-2019 to 08:42

Libya mulls shutting down migrant detention centers

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — The Interior minister of Libya's National Accord Government, Fatha Bashaga said Thursday that his government is considering the closure of migration centres in Tripoli in the wake of a deadly air strike which killed scores of migrants earlier this week.

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04-Jul-2019 to 09:51

eSwatini: Bangladeshis detained on suspcion of being trafficked

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Three men of Bangladeshi origin have been detained for two months on suspicion that they were smuggled by their compatriots into eSwatini.

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21-Jun-2019 to 11:34

Mozambique, Zimbabwe ink deal to liberalise airspace

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique and Zimbabwe have signed an agreement allowing the national flag carriers of the two countries to fly to any destination in the other country, APA learnt here on Friday.

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19-Jun-2019 to 09:44

S/African Airways defends new CEO, warns against strikes

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — With South African Airways’ new interim chief executive Zukisa Ramasia under fire from her strike-threatening underlings, the SAA board has come out in the open to lend her unwavering support, APA has learnt here.

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18-Jun-2019 to 12:42

S/African Airways pilots reject interim boss, threaten strike

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — As if being cash-strapped was not enough for the troubled South African Airways (SAA), its pilots are now threatening to down tools because they cannot stomach last week’s appointment of the airline's new chief executive.

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