November 24, 2014
Air Algérie (AH, Algier) and Tassili Airlines (SF, Algier) are set to enjoy further government protection after Algeria's Minister of Transport Amar Ghoul last week rejected calls to open the country's airspace up to private carriers.
Speaking in Algiers at a forum organized by Radio Chaine 1, Ghoul said any shift in government policy would"...
November 19, 2014
The national airline company "Air Algérie" will be subject to a major restructuring and development operation at all levels as from 2015, Transport Minister Amar Ghoul said Monday.
The minister said, at the forum of Radio channel I, that "the preliminary report of the investigation conducted by ministry on Air Algérie has been submitted to the Prime Minister,"...Continue Reading >
November 15, 2014
A regular air service linking Algiers and Marseille (southern France), opened Thursday evening by national Tassili Airlines (TAL).
The service is available every Monday and Thursday from Algiers at 19:00 (18:00 GMT) and From Marseille at 21:30 (20:30 GMT), a TAL official has announced.
TAL said it will offer a fifty-percent discount to its customers, a promotion running until March 28.
Before"......Continue Reading >
November 13, 2014
The national airline Tassili Airlines (TAL) becomes member of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA).
"We have submitted a membership file which was accepted by AFRAA. It is important that TAL become member of this association as it gives us an African dimension," CEO of TAL, Faiçal Khelil told APS on the sidelines of a ceremony organized on that occasion.
...Continue Reading >
November 12, 2014
The national airline company Air Algerie signed Monday evening in Algiers an agreement with the American aircraft manufacturer Boeing for the purchase of two 737 cargo aircrafts.
The agreement was signed by Air Algerie’s CEO Mohamed Salah Boultif and Vice President of Sales for Africa and the Middle East for Boeing Commercial Airplanes Van Rex Gallard.
...Continue Reading >
November 11, 2014
National Company Air Algérie plans to open new routes to Africa, announced Monday in Algiers Minister of Transport, Amar Ghoul.
Speaking during the 46th General Assembly of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) being held on 10 - 11 November in Algiers, the minister underlined that Air Algerie eyes to "benefit from Africa’s economic growth by opening"...Continue Reading >
November 10, 2014
SMBC Aviation Capital, the world’s third largest aircraft lessor, announces that it has placed a firm order for 80 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft in a deal worth around $8.5bn at list prices.
The deal is the largest single order of 737 MAXs by a lessor and the largest Boeing order of any kind from a Japanese-owned lessor. The aircraft will be powered by the CFM LEAP engine"...Continue Reading >
November 9, 2014
Continue Reading >
October 27, 2014
Come Monday 10th of November and Africa’s aviation Who is Who will be at the Algiers Hilton Conference Centre listening to the welcome address by host airline Air Algerie Chairman and CEO Mr. Mohamed Salah Boutif. Soon after the official opening will the working sessions commence, four of them alone on day one of the Annual General Assembly of the African Airline Association and a further two on the second working day. An extensive agenda awaits delegates of the AFRAA member airlines and other industry observers who"...Continue Reading >
New York Times Feed
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:23:21 GMT
Obama to Introduce Sweeping New Controls...
The regulation would be the latest in a series of E.P.A. controls on air pollution that wafts from...
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:39:13 GMT
At European Parliament, Pope Bluntly...
Europe, he declared before the European Parliament in France, has lost its way, its energies sapped...
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:05:45 GMT
Governor Cuomo’s Response to Buffalo-Area...
The snowstorm that pummeled Buffalo and its southern and eastern suburbs last week combined two...
BBC News Feed
Raqqa air strikes 'kill dozens'
At least 36 civilians have been killed in air strikes by Syrian government warplanes...
Cairo building collapse kills 17
Rescue teams are searching for survivors in the rubble of a block of flats that...
Eight Yemen hostages freed in raid
A group of seven Yemenis and a US military expert kidnapped by al-Qaeda-linked...