07-Mar-2019 to 05:27

S/African pilot uses fake licence for over 20 years

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) is investigating to establish the loopholes that allowed a senior pilot to fly commercial airplanes for more than 20 years with a fake licence, press reports have said.

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27-Feb-2019 to 13:01

Mozambique flag carrier, private airline ink codeshare deal

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — State-owned Mozambique Airlines (LAM) has entered into a codeshare agreement with budget airline Fastjet Mozambique under which the two firms have agreed to share customers on several domestic routes, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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27-Feb-2019 to 10:48

S/African Airways, AWA pen code sharing deal – Official

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African Airways (SAA) has concluded a memorandum of understanding that would see it spread its wings in Ghana “to enhance a relationship through synergies that include code sharing, franchising and any other related projects.”

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23-Feb-2019 to 14:03

Plane carrying Zimbabwe VP develops mechanical fault in India

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A plane carrying Zimbabwe’s Vice President Constantino Chiwenga from India was forced to return to the airport after developing a technical fault soon after taking off on Friday, according to media reports monitored here.

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04-Feb-2019 to 18:03

Regional research project on migration launched in Dakar

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Edouard Toure — An action-oriented research project on migration covering four West African countries, namely Guinea, Niger, Senegal and Sierra Leone, was launched in Dakar on Monday, APA can report.

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29-Jan-2019 to 19:12

Over 130 migrants missing off Djibouti

APA-Djibouti (Djibouti) — More than 130 migrants went missing on Tuesday morning off the coast of Djibouti after two boats capsized, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has said.

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29-Jan-2019 to 16:25

Libya witnesses first evacuees to Niger in 2019

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — The UN Refugee Agency has confirmed the evacuation on Monday of 130 people out of strife-torn Libya, marking the first evacuations to Niger in 2019.

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