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Tuesday, 01 July 2014 12:02

Tassili Airlines

 

Mr. Kellil Faiçal

Chief Executive Officer

Tassili Airlines

Tassili Airlines is an IOSA certified passenger airline based at the Houari Boumedienne Airport, Algiers, Algeria. The airline commenced operations in 1998 as a joint venture between Sonatrach Petroleum Corporation and national carrier Air Algerie. Sonatrach, which is a government-owned company, acquired the 100% of the shareholding in 2005. Tassili Airlines offers scheduled service to Constantine, Oran and Ghardaïa as well as charter flights on behalf of the Algerian oil industry.

 

Headquarters

BP319, Route de Oued Smar, Dar El Beida, Algiers - Algeria

 

Website 

www.tassiliairlines.dz  

AFRAA Membership

Founded in 1997 and commenced operations in 1998

Became member in 2014

Ownership

100% owned by Sonatrach (an Algerian government-owned company)

IATA Code

SF

ICAO Code

DTH

Destinations served

Algeria: 

  • Adrar - Touat-Cheikh Sidi Mohamed Belkebir Airport
  • Algiers - Houari Boumedienne Airport (base)
  • Annaba - Rabah Bitat Airport
  • Bejaia - Soummam Airport
  • Constantine - Mohamed Boudiaf International Airport
  • El Oued - Guemar Airport
  • Ghardaïa - Noumérat - Moufdi Zakaria Airport
  • Hassi Messaoud - Oued Irara Airport
  • Hassi R'Mel - Hassi R'Mel Airport
  • Jijel - Ferhat Abbas Airport
  • Oran - Oran Es Sénia Airport
  • Setif - Ain Arnat Airport
  • Tamanrasset - Tamanrasset Airport

Italy 

  • Rome

France 

  • Saint-Étienne

Fleet: 9 aircraft

Boeing 737-800 - 4

Bombardier Dash 8-Q200 - 4

Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 - 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published in Current Members
Tuesday, 01 July 2014 09:38

Air Uganda

 

Mr. Cornwell Muleya 

CEO

Air Uganda

Air Uganda is a member of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) and is also a member of Celestair Group. It is headquartered in Kampala, with its operations base at Entebbe International Airport.  

Air Uganda operates a fleet of three CRJ-200s, offering both economy and Business Class service to operate scheduled flights from Entebbe to various countries in Eastern and Central Africa. In December 2012, Air Uganda attained the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) Certification and became an IATA member in June 2014.

 

Headquarters

4 Wampewo Avenue, Kololo, Kampala, Uganda

Website 

www.air-uganda.com  

AFRAA Membership

Formed in 2007 and began commercial flight operations in November 2007

Became member in 2014

Parent company

Celestair (Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development)

IATA Code

U7

ICAO Code

UGA

Destinations served: 9

Burundi - Bujumbura International Airport

Kenya - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and Mombasa - Moi International Airport

Rwanda - Kigali International Airport Code Share Flights only, operated by Rwandair

Somalia -  Mogadishu International Airport 

South Sudan - Juba Airport

Tanzania - Kilimanjaro International Airport 

Dar es Salaam - Julius Nyerere International Airport

Uganda - Entebbe International Airport (Main Hub)

Fleet

3 CRJ-200s

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published in Current Members
Tuesday, 27 May 2014 11:12

Astral Aviation

 

Mr Sanjeev S. Gadhia 

CEO

Astral Aviation

Astral Aviation is a regional cargo airline that has been operating in the African skies for the past 14 years, and has been rated as the leading African All Cargo Airline. Astral Aviation is located at the freighter-friendly, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, in Nairobi – Kenya, and operates a combination of schedule and adhoc charter flights to over 60 destinations within the intra-African network and Europe on its dedicated fleet of regional freighter aircraft.

Corporate Address :

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, P O Box 594, Nairobi 00606, Kenya

Website 

www.astral-aviation.com 

AFRAA Membership

Established in: 2000

Became member in 2014

Ownership Structure

Fully Owned by Kenyans

Commercial Partnership

Kenya Airways, KLM Air France Group, Lufthansa Cargo, British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Brussels Airlines, Swissair, Emirates, Etihad, Qatar Airways, Saudia Airlines Cargo, Air Arabia, Egypt Air, Ethiopian Airlines, Air Uganda, Precision Air, Rwanda Air, South African Airways, Air Mauritius, Singapore Airlines Cargo, Korean Airlines

Code Share Agreement with Emirates Cargo on the Johannesburg - Nairobi sector

Commercial Co-operation with ANA Aviation UK and Atlas Air USA on B747-400 Freighter which is operated by Astral Aviation on the Nairobi - London - Liege - Lagos - Nairobi sector

Destinations served

Schedule Services from Nairobi - London and Liege for Perishables on B747-400 Freighter Schedule Services from Nairobi - Dar-es-salaam, Mwanza, Juba, Kigali, Entebbe, Pemba, Mogadishu and Moroni Code Share Schedule Service from Johannesburg - Nairobi on Emirates B777 Freighter.

No. of Employees 

30

Fleet

B747-400F, DC9F, B727-200F, F27 and Cessna 208 Caravan

Fleet on order

6 x B737-400F's

Destination Served 

Domestic: Mombasa, Kisumu, Eldoret & Lokichar

Regional: Dar-es-salaam, Mwanza, Juba, Kigali, Entebbe, Pemba, Mogadishu and Moroni, Johannesburg - Nairobi, Charters to over 50 destinations in Africa

International: London and Liege

Types of Services  rendered

Aircargo services on an interline basis from our Nairobi hub to the intra-African sector. In addition, Astral can offer competitive rates for perishables on its B747-400 Freighter bound for UK and Belgium

Training Facilities/Training Needs 

Astral Aviation currently has in-house training and also benefits from IATA and AFRAA External Training. Astral is implementing its IOSA program and has several training requirements which it needs to undertake.  

 

Published in Current Members
Thursday, 26 April 2012 11:54

Starbow


Mr. James Eric Antwi
CEO
Starbow 


Starbow is a regional airline focussing on the West African market which started domestic flights out of Kotoka International Airport in September 2011 serving Kumasi, Tamale and Takoradi Headquartered in Kotoka International Airport, Ghana, Starbow seeks to win the hearts and mindsof the West African region by opening the doors to regional and international trade, and bringing people together.  

Corporate Address
832 First Street
Adjacent to the Salvation Army Territorial Headquarters Osu, Accra, Ghana
Telephone: +233 245000000 or 18181 on MTN
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Website
http://www.flystarbow.com/

IATA Code
S9

ICAO Code
IKM    

AFRAA Mmembership
Commenced operations in September 2011
Became member in 2012

Ownership Structure
Fully owned subsidiary of ASF Limited, a Ghanaian private company.

Employees
213

Destinations Served
Domestic: Kumasi, Tamale, TKD
Regional: Liberia (2012) Cotonou (2012), Abidjan (2012), Ouagadougou (2012)


Fleet
BAe 146-300 - 3   

Fleet on order
BAe 146-300 - 1
1 BAe 146-200 - 1

MRO Providers
Inflite, UK

Published in Current Members
Thursday, 26 April 2012 11:25

ECAir

Fatima Beyina-Moussa - ECAIR 2
Mrs. Fatima Beyina-Moussa
Director General
ECAir (Equatorial Congo Airlines)


Equatorial Congo Airlines SA, ECAir, is the new Congolese national airline, based in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo and started operations on 24 September 2011. ECAir was created with the support of the Congolese Government and Lufthansa Consulting to serve as a locomotive for the modernization of the aviation sector in the region.

IATA Code
LC

Corporate Address
1604, Avenue des Trois Martyrs
Quartier Batignolles
Brazzaville
République du Congo
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Website
www.flyecair.com

Destinations served
Intra-Africa - 2
Intercontinental - 1 

Fleet
Boeing 737-300 - 2
Boeing 757-200 - 1 

Published in Current Members
Friday, 15 April 2011 19:25

Airline MROs

FAA or EASA Certified African MROs


Air Algerie Technics

Contact:
 
Mr. Ali Guemmache
Commercial & Marketing Manager, Technical Division 
Tel: +213 21 50 93 93 
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Atlantic Air Industries Maroc
Contact:
Mr. Bécaye BA
Directeur Général
Tél: +212 (0) 523 297 724
Fax: +212 (0) 523 297 730
Mobile: +212 (0) 661 251 702
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Aerotechnic Industries (ATI)
Contact:

Dominique Le Plat
CEO, Aerotechnic Industries
Tel. France: +33 (0)6 60 18 30 80
Tel. Morocco: +212 66 16 85 344
Fax: +212 52 25 39 733
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Fouad Benbrahim
Regional Sales Director, AFI KLM E&M
Tel: +33 (0)1 49 34 85 70
Fax: +33 (0)1 49 34 89 31
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EgyptAir Maintenance and Engineering

Contact:

Eng. Sayed Anwar
Customer Services Manager
Cellular: +2 01 22532 663
Office: +2 02 22656855
Fax: +2 02 22656915
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Ethiopian Airlines

Contact:
Amare Gebreyes
Ag. Director, MRO Sales and Marketing
Tel: +251-116 651 191/2
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Kenya Airways Technical
contact:
Mr. Cornelius Wandiri
Ag. Manager Technical Sales and Marketing
Tel +254 738006458
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Website: www.kqmro.com 


Libyan Aircraft Engineering & Maintenance

Contact:
Mr Abdulla A. Mohamed 
Maintenance & Engineering Director 
Tel: +218 215635668 
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Royal Air Maroc

Contact:
Aeronautical Maintenance  Centre
Tel: +212-22-499000
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South African Airways Technical

Contact:
Mr. Mike Kenny
Senior Exec Manager Techincal Operations 
Tel: +27119789993
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Snecma Engine Services

Contact:

Mr. Alexandre BRUN 
General Manager 
Tel  +(212) 522 536 900 
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TunisAir Technics

Contact:
Mr. Ali Saidane 
Snr. Contracts/Customer Relations Director, 
Tel +216 70 837000 EXT. 3111.
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Monday, 11 April 2011 09:27

Mission & Objectives

Vision :

"To be the leader and catalyst for the growth of a globally competitive and integrated African airline industry"

Mission :

"To serve African airlines, promote and protect their common interests"

Objectives :

The recast AFRAA objectives are as follows :

  • To facilitate the establishment of industry best practices in safety and security
  • To be the repository of data and its analysis focusing on key issues in the aviation sector.
  • To provide a platform for consensus building among member carriers.
  • To facilitate joint projects between member airlines aimed at reducing their costs and increasing their revenues.
  • To actively contribute in human capital development.
  • To interact with the regulatory bodies to support and protect the common interests of all African airlines.
  • To provide forums for members and industry partners to enhance their knowledge base and enhance mutual cooperation.
  • To facilitate the development of environmental policies in keeping with industry best practices
  • To reflect the positive image of the African airlines worldwide.
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