MOZAMBIQUE OPENS INTERNATIONAL BORDERS

Effective 7 September 2020 Mozambique has lifted the State of Emergency entering a new phase called “situation of public calamity.” During a State of the Nation last Friday President Filipe Nyusi announced that Mozambique will be lifting the state of emergency from midnight Sunday 6 September. Nyusi said the state of emergency would end Sunday night as infections have not increased much compared to neighbouring countries in the region. “We are proud of the measures

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Collaboration; Strength in numbers.

Covid19 has affected each region differently. Southern Africa appears to have taken one of the biggest blows in Africa. With 3 airlines under administration and many more others struggling to survive. In this installment of the JAA Interview Series we speak to Chris Zweigenthal (pictured above) the Chief Executive Officer of the Airlines Associations of Southern Africa (AASA) on the status and way forward for commercial aviation in Southern Africa. How has the COVID-19 pandemic

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PROFLIGHT ZAMBIA INTRODUCES CARGO SERVICE

Proflight Zambia has announced launch of scheduled cargo flights between Lusaka and Johannesburg, South Africa. The all-cargo flights were launched last week and will be operated on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the month of September. Proflight are currently operating a Jetstream 41 on the route and will upgrade the equipment to a CRJ 100 in the face of growing demand.   Cargo operating aircraft have been briefly converted from passenger to cargo flights. The seats

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AFRICA WORLD AIRLINES TO RESUME INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS

Ghana’s private airline Africa World Airlines (AW) will from 11 September resume international flights across the West Africa region. The airline will re-launch flights to 5 cities across West Africa. From its Accra hub, AWA will resume flights to two Nigerian cities of Lagos and Abuja from 11 and 12 September. On the 13th of September it will expand its international network to Freetown and Monrovia while Abidjan will be introduced on the 15th of

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