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The top 8 African airlines- with unique components to their business model

The top 8 African airlines- with unique components to their business model

Although the fundamentals of running an airline are similar across the globe Africa possesses attributes that are only unique to the continent. Africa is on an upward economic growth path, this means aviation has a critical role to play in Africa and will be the cornerstone of its development due to the lack of infrastructure […]

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FastJet: Getting to know the African customer

FastJet: Getting to know the African customer

Written by on November 27, 2013 in Africa, Airlines, Featured on App, Low Cost Airlines, Reports, Strategy with 0 Comments

Richard Bodin presents on Fastjet‘s first year in operation and what they know about the African customer. Mr Bodin gives an in depth case study on Africa as an opportunity for airlines and how they managed to crack the market. Download the presentation here > Find out more from Fastjet’s experience on: The opportunities Strategy […]

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The “how to’s” on aviation in Africa

The “how to’s” on aviation in Africa

I you are looking for the best place to come and find out what the hot topics and technologies are in the African aviation and transport sector – Sandton Convention Centre is where you need to be next week on the 25th and 26th June!! Here from industry leaders such as: SAP Huawei SA Flyer […]

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EBACE: EAN to represent Gulfstream in lucrative Nigerian market

EBACE: EAN to represent Gulfstream in lucrative Nigerian market

Written by on May 24, 2013 in Africa, Airlines, Airports with 0 Comments

    According to African Aerospace, Lagos-based Evergreen Apple Nigeria (EAN), is at EBACE in Geneva and is set to announce it has signed a representation agreement with Gulfstream Aerospace to promote and sell the luxury jets in the West African country. EAN – which opened the first fully integrated FBO, maintenance and hangar facility […]

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African Aviation Insight Report

African Aviation Insight Report

Written by on May 15, 2013 in Africa, Airlines, Event, Reports with 0 Comments

  This industry survey was designed to better understand the needs and focus areas of key stakeholders in the Aviation market and to ensure you are able to access insights and opportunitiesfor your business. The survey highlighted some of the biggest challenges African aviation is facing. > Download the Insight Report     Aviation Outlook […]

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Download: Creating alliances that support Africa’s vision

Download: Creating alliances that support Africa’s vision

Written by on May 10, 2013 in Africa, Investments, regulation & compliance with 0 Comments

Meeting compliance standards has become a major concern achieving sustainable business outcomes which include environmental considerations as well as profitability. Main themes that appear in most stated company intentions include the following: Current intra Africa airline alliances tend to focus on: Code share agreements between multiple airlines in one consortium …or one African carrier owning […]

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Download: Maintaining the status of a true LCC in Africa

Download: Maintaining the status of a true LCC in Africa

Written by on May 10, 2013 in Africa, Low Cost Airlines, Travel Distribution with 0 Comments

This presentation: Maintaining the status of a true LCC in Africa by Mike Bond, Commercial Director – 1Time was taken from the 2012 Aviation Outlook Africa conference. It surrounds topics such as: •Relatively small no. of seats on offer compared to major network carriers•Multiple autonomous regulatory bodies and bilateral protection afforded to incumbent "National" carriers•Occur […]

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Top 10 most important new African markets

Top 10 most important new African markets

What are the most important new African markets? Demand in Africa is growing as the emergence of the African middle class picks up pace, the idea of an African aviation boom is a nice idea. But the reality of setting up an airline is much more difficult than the dream. Closed markets and government control […]

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Download: Why Africa keeps stalling on take off

This article looks at why Africa keeps stalling on take off regarding investment and aviation activity. Sudeep Ghai, managing partner at airline consultancy Athena Aviation, offers a frank and controversial look at aviation in Africa which, he hopes, will stimulate debate and bring policymakers and airlines together and help the continent realise its true potential. […]

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1 billion people in an underserved market, what opportunities are there in Africa?

1 billion people in an underserved market, what opportunities are there in Africa?

    1 billion people in an underserved market, what opportunities are there in Africa?  Last year at the World Low Cost Airlines Congress we saw David Lenigas (chairman) of Fastjet talking about their plans for the first Pan-African low-cost airline. Almost 8 months later and FastJet have since launched their first flights and developed […]

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