The U.S. State Department has approved a potential sale of the Beechcraft T-6 Texan turboprop trainer to North Africa’s Tunisia.
Peter Vasconcelos has been appointed Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. regional senior vice president of sales for the northeastern U.S. and eastern Canada.
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Tunisair Express, the regional subsidiary of the North African nation’s flag carrier, has ordered three ATR 72-600 regional turboprops.
Ethiopian Airlines has begun installing broadband Ka-band satellite technology on board its 12 Airbus A350 XWBs with plans to expand inflight Wi-Fi connectivity to its other long-haul aircraft.
South African regional carrier SA Express resumed services Aug. 30 after a 48-hour stoppage—initiated when the country’s airport operator banned the airline from using its facilities because of unpaid debts.
East African startup Uganda Airlines has launched operations with scheduled service between Entebbe and Nairobi, Kenya, marking the start of a plan that foresees 20 destinations by the end of 2021.
Ethiopian Airlines will expand services to India and within Africa by adding Bangalore and Beira (Mozambique) routes to its network this fall.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket deployed Israeli company Spacecom’s Amos-17 satellite to geostationary transfer orbit on Aug. 6.
Ray Goyco has been named CEO of Baker Aviation’s newly-formed Baker Aviation Services Group.