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by eastafspot
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West and Central African Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 139
Views: 13269

Re: West African Aviation Thread - 2020

Welcome to the West African Aviation Thread 2020. Please continue your discussion and to post your updates here. This thread is covering the following countries in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) - Benin - Burkina Faso - Cabo Verde - Côte d'Ivoire - The Gambia - Ghana - Guine...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Fast Congo L410 runway excursion while landing at Kamina (DRC) on Dec. 28th 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 1883

Re: Air Fast Congo L410 runway excursion while landing at Kamina (DRC) on Dec. 28th 2019

Lots of soldiers with guns. Is that normal in this situation?. It's a common sight to see AK47s in many African countries as part of daily life, you get use to it and don't really think of it as out of the ordinary after awhile. It's a legacy of decades of conflict across the continent. 200% right ...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Fast Congo L410 runway excursion while landing at Kamina (DRC) on Dec. 28th 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 1883

Re: Air Fast Congo L410 runway excursion while landing at Kamina (DRC) on Dec. 28th 2019

bennett123 wrote:
Lots of soldiers with guns.

Is that normal in this situation?.


First thing first:
To avoid any looting as airport surroundings/fences might not be as secured as you think :shhh:

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 111
Views: 15221

Re: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019

:arrow: Does anyone know why Royal Air Maroc is switching from North Tenerife to South Tenerife? Distance? Cost? Infrastructure? Also, how will the interline partnership with AA benefit to the Moroccan flag carrier? :arrow: More Tunisair staff to be layed off, incl 400 in February 2020... If TU disa...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

:arrow: Ethiopian Airlines , Boeing partner to help those in need: *Two humanitarian delivery 787 flights bring more than 53,000 pounds of aid supplies to Ethiopia. Are these the 18th and 19th or 20th 787 planes to ET? And to replace what? Not too much info here: https://ajot.com/news/ethiopian-airl...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

Just flew Uganda Airlines last week from Entebbe to Bujumbura :smile: Very good overall experience Full trip report with photos just here : https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=1437263 That's a great trip report, thanks. Hopefully loads improve as time goes by. Wow, many thanks B...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

I don’t have the February roster for all scheduled A220 flights handy, but I do know they are scheduled at Seoul/Gimpo, Jeju, Yeosu, and Busan. I can’t wait to share my travel experience onboard the A220! Also, very best wishes to you and also Happy Flying throughout 2020, too! KE will schedule the...

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 29, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 31949

Re: West African Aviation Thread - 2019

Turkish Airlines to start Malabo (Equatorial Guinea) - via Port Harcout (Nigeria), its 59th African destination eff 07FEB20. TKxxx IST1445 – 2010PHC2055 – 2200SSG 739 135 TKxxx SSG2255 – 0810+1IST 739 135 Malabo airport already welcomes Air France, CEIBA Intercontinental, Cronos Airlines, Ethiopian ...

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 29, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 31949

Re: West African Aviation Thread - 2019

P2P demand to/from DSS over the past 1 year was as follows: *round trip pax* MRS 46,000 (nobody operates this route) BCN 39,000 (Vueling operates 1 weekly nonstop on Sat) Thanks for the figures! This route might not be profitable but HC can make it popular. Some friends who frequently use TP to Sen...

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 29, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Great review...yours are always amazing. Love ur pics too! Keep them coming. Many thanks F27500 for such kind words - very motivating. Glad also you often read and write your feedbacks on my TR. It's very much appreciated :smile: Next one will feature Air Tanzania inaugural flight to South Africa (...

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 29, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Hello from Los Angeles!!! Would you believe in the 19 years of me living in Los Angeles, I have never taken a moment to do any airplane spotting at the famous In-n-Out Burger?!!! I should join you for some spotting when you arrive, Léonard! Your arrival will be my motivation to finally watch the pl...

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 29, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Welcome back!! I have missed your trip reports because they are always consistently excellent. This one is no exception. Thank you! Very encouraging words Caleb1. Thank you so much for being loyal in reading and commenting. Also, please accept my since apologies for skipping Air Tanzania Inaugural ...

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 29, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Over the Blue Lagoon: Bora Bora French Polynesia with Air Tahiti and the Conrad
Replies: 15
Views: 7544

Re: Over the Blue Lagoon: Bora Bora French Polynesia with Air Tahiti and the Conrad

Amazing! I really like the versatility of your TRs with always great pictures! There is also a segregated area for premium passengers. I am not sure who this is for as there is only economy class service on all domestic Air Tahiti flights. The sign at the left (behind the couch) reads " Waiting...

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Exploring Comoros - AB Aviation Embraer 120 Mini-Report HAH-NWA
Replies: 8
Views: 8016

Re: Exploring Comoros - AB Aviation Embraer 120 Mini-Report HAH-NWA

Hard to say since I hit such a wide variety and did a broad array of things. I love Comoros for the scuba diving, South Africa for the wine, Mozambique for the partying, Lesotho for the landscapes, Madagascar for the fucking weird wildlife etc. I also really loved Mbabane - I thought it was a great...

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by eastafspot
Fri Dec 27, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Senegal Paris-Dakar 27DEC: delayed 14 hours?
Replies: 1
Views: 707

Re: Air Senegal Paris-Dakar 27DEC: delayed 14 hours?

Flightradar24 shows Air Senegal flight HC404 departed more than 14 hours late with an A340 instead of their own A330. Does anyone know what happened? No, But a quad with hair dryers instead of basic A330 is definitely worth a long wait - even better in Africa! :lol: Just kidding! Ok, time to know i...

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by eastafspot
Tue Dec 24, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

It is nice to see your informative and entertaining trip reports again, Eastafspot!!! Thank you for sharing the gems of Africa with us! I hope to discover much of Africa sooner than later; travel plans are mainly destined for Seoul these days. Happy Holidays from Los Angeles. I wish you a meaningfu...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Uganda Airlines is the first carrier in Africa to fly the CRJ900 (currently operating 4 frames) Nice TR. Just a minor correctIon but PAS of Egypt operate a fleet of 3 CRJ900 aircraft - first delivered in 2012. Not only PAS, ARIK AIR, Libyan Airlines, RwandAir and TunisairExpress. As said a post bef...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Uganda Airlines is the first carrier in Africa to fly the CRJ900 (currently operating 4 frames) Nice TR. Just a minor correctIon but PAS of Egypt operate a fleet of 3 CRJ900 aircraft - first delivered in 2012. Thanks for reading Nileblue (as opposed to the White Nile from Uganda - Lake Victoria ;) ...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Welcome back!! I have missed your trip reports because they are always consistently excellent. This one is no exception. Thank you! Very encouraging words Caleb1. Thank you so much for being loyal in reading and commenting. Also, please accept my since apologies for skipping Air Tanzania Inaugural ...

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by eastafspot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Exploring Comoros - AB Aviation Embraer 120 Mini-Report HAH-NWA
Replies: 8
Views: 8016

Re: Exploring Comoros - AB Aviation Embraer 120 Mini-Report HAH-NWA

12 African countries in 3 months... that's a good average - Which one have you enjoyed the most?

dredgy wrote:
I'm eagerly awaiting my return flight!

We are also waiting for your next installment :lol:

Anyway thanks a lot for sharing

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by eastafspot
Sun Dec 22, 2019 2:33 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Nice TR, as always - great to read from such exotic airlines and airports!: Always a pleasure to entertain you with new stuff my friend - thanks! :smile: I am not an expert regarding BeNeLux-Aviation, but AFAIK SN neither had (own) B744 or MD11. However, SN operated the look-a-like B747-300 and MD1...

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by eastafspot
Sat Dec 21, 2019 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

viewtopic.php?f=9&t=1437263
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Just flew Uganda Airlines last week from Entebbe to Bujumbura :smile:
Very good overall experience
Full trip report with photos just here :

viewtopic.php?f=9&t=1437263

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by eastafspot
Sat Dec 21, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

Kenya Airways posts profita warning. In a notice signed by Kenya Airways Board Chair Michael Joseph, the troubled airline blamed the performance on stiff competition. https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/business/Kenya-Airways-issues-profit-warning/2560-5390198-hti4q8/index.html Future CEO will have a ...

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by eastafspot
Sat Dec 21, 2019 1:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6434

The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

https://nsm09.casimages.com/img/2019/12/18//19121809365023957916564790.jpg Good day A.net folks, A quick trip report about a flight done last week between UR's hub and Burundian former capital city - Bujumbura . Earlier this year, a post on the East African Aviation Thread caught my eyes and prompt...

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by eastafspot
Tue Dec 17, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar airways expansion today
Replies: 30
Views: 8659

Re: Qatar airways expansion today

Nice to see QR going non stop to Dar, Kilimanjaro and Kigali. Qatar Airways is investing massively in Rwanda as they take 60% stake in rwanda's future New Bugesera international airport and maybe in RwandAir soon. Also the 787 is a really cool sight at KGL, it clearly changes from the too many A330s...

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by eastafspot
Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

You might know the meaning of "Pole Pole"... Thus in order, East African carriers are expected to welcome: - 1: A339 RwandAir - 2: B787 Air Tanzania - 3: A339 Uganda Airlines - 4: A351 Ethiopian Why not open the bets for their first??? :P - RwandAir to USA - Air Tanzania or/then Uganda Ai...

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by eastafspot
Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 297
Views: 51714

Re: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019

https://m.fin24.com/Companies/ICT/saa-w ... g-20191111


Sad to say the least, but a compulsory dirty job done by SAA!
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mr02 wrote:


Sad to say the least, but a compulsory dirty job done by SAA!

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by eastafspot
Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 111
Views: 15221

Re: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.flyegypt.com

A very good news from Egypt. Hope more will follow, especialy from D.G. if possible!
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Anyone can now book online through:

https://www.flyegypt.com

A very good news from Egypt. Hope more will follow, especialy from D.G. if possible!

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by eastafspot
Sat Nov 09, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2020 Booked/Flown Flights
Replies: 107
Views: 8625

Re: Your 2020 Booked/Flown Flights

60% of the flights are on a 1-2 weeks notice only.
But in June, if anyone plans to be in West Africa, then why not sharing a cool (air) ride and/or more! :airplane:
:smile:

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by eastafspot
Sat Nov 09, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 297
Views: 51714

Re: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019

Connecting wise, South Africans/expats/travellers heading off to the east (IST, TLV and Asia) might benefit from this new timing.. I'm surprised they didn't do this years ago. With the KLM flight arriving and departing in the evening at JNB, they could easily redirect traffic over the AMS/CDG hubs ...

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by eastafspot
Sat Nov 09, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 297
Views: 51714

Re: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019

For a future trip planned, Air France sent this notification about a schedule change: https://nsm09.casimages.com/img/2019/11/09//19110908480723957916501851.jpg Looks like ZA spotters will have to wake up early to see an AF bird in JNB next summer as the new schedule appears as follow: AF990 CDG1820...

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by eastafspot
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 31949

Re: West African Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.businessincameroon.com/transport/2210-9609-camair-co-suspends-its-abidjan-cotonou-and-lagos-lines Looks like Camair-Co is in trouble again. Or maybe they never left trouble. With reliable competition within the region from Air Cote d'Ivoire and ASKY and Rwandair I wouldn't think they co...

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by eastafspot
Tue Nov 05, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

eastafspot Wasn't the plan for Air Tanzania to fly JRO-DAR-LGW? With the second B788 joining the fleet I had been expecting an official announcement from Air Tanzania regarding the resumption of LGW. The way things are going it may well be Uganda Airlines beating Air Tanzania in resuming service to...

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by eastafspot
Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

:arrow: Kenya Airways introduces new Economy Comfort seat : Economy Comfort features increased seat pitch of 8cm more than the average Economy Class seats. The Economy Comfort seats are located in the first three rows of Economy Class hence availing 27 seats per aircraft. Additionally, passengers tr...

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by eastafspot
Wed Oct 30, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

Tanzania takes delivery of second Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2019-10/26/content_75343386.htm They had the first one for over a year and get horrible utilization with it, flying a 3x weekly flight to BOM and occassional regional destinations. That must be burn...

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by eastafspot
Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rwanda becomes Africa’s first country to launch electric mobility project with Volkswagen and Siemens
Replies: 0
Views: 2035

Rwanda becomes Africa’s first country to launch electric mobility project with Volkswagen and Siemens

Electric vehicles debuted in Rwanda today through a partnership between Volkswagen and Siemens under a pilot project . The vehicles launched in the presence of Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente, are dubbed e-Golf. Rwanda is the first African country where Volkswagen is testing electric cars. Today’s ...

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by eastafspot
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

Bujumbura airport (BJM) - Burundi, departure terminal during renovations ( my own photos): Indoor photos will come soon.... https://nsm09.casimages.com/img/2019/10/28//19102810073723957916482212.jpg https://nsm09.casimages.com/img/2019/10/28//19102809593123957916482210.jpg

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by eastafspot
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 46498

Re: East African Aviation Thread - 2019

Tanzania takes delivery of second Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2019-10/26/content_75343386.htm Excellent news, many thanks for reporting as a few days ago a grim news appeared: Minister dismisses reports on Tanzania receiving new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner https:/...

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by eastafspot
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways have an eye on RwandAir
Replies: 11
Views: 5273

Re: Qatar Airways have an eye on RwandAir

Some rumors in Rwanda say that the delay of the delivery of the RwandAir A330Neo (planned to be delivered early 2019) is linked to the Qatar Airways RwandAir deals. It would be great to know why. :smile: Do you have more infos about it? NAS Aviation (Kuwait) opened its 1st ever lounge in Africa at ...

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by eastafspot
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 111
Views: 15221

Re: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019

It's not about being eco-friendly, it's about being practical. There is no sense in providing flights from small towns with extremely low demand when there is a much bigger airport just a couple of hours away. RAM could provide feed from Rabat, Kenitra, Beni Mellal and Marrakech to Casablanca airpo...

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by eastafspot
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CDG busier than LHR in Sep.19, first time ever?
Replies: 59
Views: 14302

Re: CDG busier than LHR in Sep.19, first time ever?

What about the profits for each airport?
In today's world, that's what only matter tbh....

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by eastafspot
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 297
Views: 51714

Re: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019

I'm sending a dozen employees to Cape Town next month. Air Namibia would be cheaper but I can't risk that the flight will be cancelled so they are going on flyWestair. I hope the government closes down Air Namibia. Westair (and others?) will quickly fill the gap. For sure, you might be right, but W...

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by eastafspot
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAM confirms its return to the European Market (LIS)
Replies: 9
Views: 3664

Re: LAM confirms its return to the European Market (LIS)

Interesting info! thanks. According to this website, this route represents 40K pax rt per year ( sorry not a specialist and how to translate it in PDEW or anything else). What are the market shares of TP or eventually TD or ET to Mozambique? https://newsaero.info/airlines/mozambique-lam-renoue-avec...

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by eastafspot
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 31949

Re: West African Aviation Thread - 2019

Africa World Airlines and Brussels Airlines have signed a partnership agreement to better connect passengers traveling through their respective hubs in Accra and Brussels. https://voyagesafriq.com/2019/10/08/africa-world-and-brussels-airline-interline-to-provide-seamless-travel-for-passengers/ http...

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by eastafspot
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cape Verde Airlines to start SID-LOS
Replies: 2
Views: 1492

Re: Cape Verde Airlines to start SID-LOS

https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/10/cabo-verde-airlines-to-commence-direct-lagos-cape-verde-flights/ Is this flight going to connect to anything at SID? I can't see how this is going to work. Schedule times at LOS is very bad for the local market unless Nigeria is a lot safer than it was before. VR...

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by eastafspot
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAM confirms its return to the European Market (LIS)
Replies: 9
Views: 3664

Re: LAM confirms its return to the European Market (LIS)

Interesting info! thanks. According to this website, this route represents 40K pax rt per year ( sorry not a specialist and how to translate it in PDEW or anything else). What are the market shares of TP or eventually TD or ET to Mozambique? https://newsaero.info/airlines/mozambique-lam-renoue-avec-...

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by eastafspot
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France Paris to Kinshasa to Brazzaville to Paris
Replies: 100
Views: 14676

Re: Air France Paris to Kinshasa to Brazzaville to Paris

AF773 wrote:
xjetflyer2001 wrote:

Interesting, especially since KLM apparently still has a lot of these triangular routes, thanks for the information


British Midland (who used to fly an a321 to ADD via CAI)

The flight was via AMM, not CAI

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by eastafspot
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 297
Views: 51714

Re: Southern African & Indian Ocean Aviation Thread - 2019

Just one question for those who may know... - Why did Air Tanzania suspend the 3 months old flight DAR - JNB yesterday the (6/9/19), whereas RwandAir, now fly twice daily to these two destinations with much less population in the capital for at least 8 years. WB product or FF is nothing to write hom...

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by eastafspot
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ethiopian considers stake in SAA
Replies: 12
Views: 2105

Re: Ethiopian considers stake in SAA

berari wrote:
Maybe it's time to liquidate SAA and start anew.

Wow, so radical!
All EU3, US3 and ASi3 would scavenge this news plus company in no time if true though! :eek:

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by eastafspot
Mon Oct 07, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Rental car insurance.
Replies: 20
Views: 8650

Re: Rental car insurance.

I always get the insurance from the rental car company provides usually enterprise. I was recently told that my personal car insurance and/or credit card will cover it. Just curious what others do when renting a car. That's true, however it depends on where you are! In Europe, most insurance compan...

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