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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
Tuesday, 20 September 2011 12:53

Ceiba Intercontinental


Mr.  Bienvenido Esono

Chief Executive Officer

CEIBA Intercontinental is an airline based at Malabo International Airport in Equatorial Guinea.

IATA Code: C2

ICAO Code: CEL

Corporate Address
Calle Presidente Nasser
APDO numero 916 Malabo
Equatorial Guinea

Website 
www.fly-ceiba.com

AFRAA Membership 
Established in 2007
Became member in 2011

Ownership Structure
The State of Equatorial Guinea: 100% 

Commercial Partnership 

Air France
(in negociation with Kenya Airways, TACV, Iberia, Lufthansa and others)

Destinations served
Domestic - 2
Itra-Africa - 14
Intercontinental - 1

Employees
206

Fleet
ATR 42-320 - 1
ATR 42-500 - 1
ATR 72-500 - 2
Boeing 777-200LR - 1

Fleet on Order
3 Boeing 737-800


Services
Technical support on site

MRO Providers
Islas Aerolineas (Canarias Spain)
Latecoere Aeroservices (Toulouse France)
AAI (Atlantic Air -Morocco)


Published in Current Members
Friday, 20 May 2011 09:19

Air Tanzania

Capt. Milton Lusajo Lazaro
Ag. Managing Director and C.E.O


Air Tanzania is a regional airline based at Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar Es Salaam. The airline operates a fleet of Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft to destinations in eastern Africa

IATA Code : TC

ICAO Code ; ATC

Corporate Address
Air Tanzania, P.O. Box 543, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel:+255 22 2197200
Fax:+255 22 2134069

Website 
www.airtanzania.com

Codeshare Partners
None

AFRAA Membership
Established in 2002, formerly Air Tanzania Corporation established in 1977
Became member in 1977

Ownership Structure
Government : 100%

Employees
171

Fleet
Domestic - 3 

Published in Current Members
Tuesday, 19 April 2011 11:22

Zambezi Airlines

Mrs._Dlamini

Mrs. Maureen Dlamini 
Chief Executive Officer

Zambezi Airlines is a privately-owned Zambian airline based at Lusaka International Airport. Zambezi Airlines commenced operations in 2008 and operates a network of services in southern Africa using B737 equipment. The airline cooperates with South African LCC kulula.com, which offers onward domestic connections in South Africa.


IATA Code: ZJ

ICAO Code: ZMA

Corporate Address
Petroda House, 2nd Floor, Great East road, Rhodes Park, Lusaka, Zambia
Fax: + 260 211 257 631

Website
www.flyzambezi.com

AFRAA Membership 
Established in 2008
Became member in 2009

Ownership Structure 
Private 

Commercial Partnership 
Kulula
Proflight

Employees 
170

Destinations served
Intra-Africa - 7 

Fleet
CRJ-200ER - 2

MRO Providers
Jetworx SA

Types of Services to other airlines
Aircraft maintenance


Published in Current Members
Tuesday, 19 April 2011 11:08

Tunisair


Mrs. Saloua Essghaier
Chairman & President

Tunisair is the national carrier of Tunisia with its base at Tunis-Carthage International Airport. The airline's fleet comprises Airbus A320, A300 and B737 aircraft, and operates to over 40 destinations across Northern and Western Africa, the Middle East and Europe

IATA Code: TU

ICAO Code: TAR

Corporate Address
Boulevard Mohamed Bouazizi, 2035 Tunis Carthage, Tunisia
Tel: + 216 7083 7000
Fax: + 216 7083 6100

Website
www.tunisair.com

AFRAA Membership 
Became member in 1968. Established in 1948

Ownership Structure
Government : 74 %
Others: 26%

Fleet
Airbus 300-600 - 3
Airbus 319-100 - 4
Boeing 737/600 - 7

Fleet on order
Airbus 320-200 - 8
Airbus 350-800 - 3 

Types of Services to other Airlines 

Aircraft Maintenance A300-A320-A319- B737-600 & B737-500 /Tunisair Technics
Handling/ Tunisair Handling
IT Services/Aviation IT Services Africa

 

Published in Current Members
Tuesday, 19 April 2011 10:47

TAAG Angola Airlines

Dr. Joaquim Teixeira da Cunha
Chairman & CEO
TAAG Angola Airlines 

TAAG Angola Airlines (Linhas Aéreas de Angola) is the national flag carrier of Angola. Based in Luanda, the airline has a large domestic network and flights to other parts of Africa and South America. Like Ethiopian Airlines and South African Airways, TAAG has been one of the few profitable sub-Saharan African carriers. It is 100% state owned by the Angolan government and itself owns 100% of subsidiary Angola Air Charter

IATA Code: DT

ICAO Code: DTA

Corporate Address
123, Rua da Missao, Luanda, Angola
Tel: +244 222 327596
Fax: + 244 222 390739

Website
www.taag.com

AFRAA Membership 
Established in 1938 
Became member in 1978 

Ownership Structure
Government : 100%

Employees
3281

Commercial Partnership
Air France
Air Namibia
Air Nigeria
British Airways
Brussels Airlines
Iberia
Lufthansa
LAM Mozambique
Kenya Airways 
 

Fleet
Boeing 737-200 - 2
Boeing 737-200C - 1
Boeing 737-700 - 4
Boeing 737-700C - 1
Boeing 777-200ER - 3
Boeing 777-300ER - 2 

Destinations Served
Domestic - 12
Intra-Africa - 10
Intercontinental - 7

MRO Providers 

TAP - Portugal
TAP - Brazil
South African Technical
AMECO Beijing

Training Facilities/Training Needs
We have a training centre at the Luanda airport which is currently undergoing restructure.
Regular basic courses are being conducted in such areas as:
Commercial Staff
Ground Operations (Aircraft Handling, check in and other ramp operations)
Flight Operations (Cabin attendant and flight dispachants)
Maintenance
A process is underway for its certification as an Aeronautical Training Organization by the Angolan CAA.


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