Articles Tagged ‘DAR’

Air Tanzania unites home market with Uganda once again

Air Tanzania unites home market with Uganda once again

Air Tanzania begins a four times weekly link between Dar es Salaam and Entebbe – flown via Kilimanjaro.

Entebbe traffic hit 1.53 million passengers in 2017, up 8.1% versus 2016; Jambojet newest airline while Heathrow is leading unserved route

Entebbe traffic hit 1.53 million passengers in 2017, up 8.1% versus 2016; Jambojet newest airline while Heathrow is leading unserved route

Serving as the main gateway to Uganda, Entebbe Airport has witnessed a 310% increase in annual traffic between 2000 and last year. Jonathan Ford looks at how traffic has developed from the Ugandan gateway in recent years, which airlines are seeing potential, and highlights the top unserved markets.

Air Mauritius adds two new African destinations

Air Mauritius adds two new African destinations

Air Mauritius starts weekly service to Maputo in Mozambique and Dar es Salaam in Tanzania.


fastjet’s GM East Africa Jimmy Kibati can’t believe his eyes with Route of Week certificate

fastjet’s GM East Africa Jimmy Kibati can’t believe his eyes with Route of Week certificate

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Aena shows off its Route of the Week award for its new Beijing Capital Airlines Hangzhou service and Budapest Airport reaches a passenger milestone with Ryanair. More news from Swedavia, Cairns Airport, All Nippon Airways, Flybe and U-FLY.

Birmingham Airport’s 2015 Arch of Triumph win is bostin’

Birmingham Airport’s 2015 Arch of Triumph win is bostin’

Having held onto top spot since early-October, the UK Midlands airport of Birmingham made it three wins out of three for Europe in the annual Arch of Triumph competition. Find out which of this week’s entries gets 2016 off to a winning start for their respective airport.

fastjet makes Kenya country market #7

fastjet makes Kenya country market #7

fastjet launches a daily service between Dar es Salaam and Nairobi – Kenyan capital will also be connected to Kilimanjaro while the carrier also launches a link between Zanzibar and Johannesburg.


Delhi shows off its winners certificate for Shandong Airlines FTWA

Delhi shows off its winners certificate for Shandong Airlines FTWA

The firefighters at Delhi Airport now have not one but two Arch of Triumph certificates on the station walls, both won in 2015 – and happy they are about it too. Find out which one of 11 global airports has won one of the last Arch of Triumph titles of 2015.

Etihad Airways drops into to Dar es Salaam

Etihad Airways drops into to Dar es Salaam

Etihad Airways starts its ninth direct route into Africa on 1 December with new Tanzania link.

fastjet grows from mid-September with arrival of fourth A319; 750,000 passengers carried in last 12 months from Dar es Salaam base

fastjet grows from mid-September with arrival of fourth A319; 750,000 passengers carried in last 12 months from Dar es Salaam base

Based at Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, fastjet is looking to focus more on international routes. The arrival of a fourth aircraft from mid-September will see international routes increase their share of network ASKs from 25% to 39%.


Brussels brandishes its latest Arch of Triumph certificate

Brussels brandishes its latest Arch of Triumph certificate

Brussels Airport recently won its second ever Arch of Triumph certificate – and some of its finest firefighters are clearly not shy about letting the world know about it. Find out which airport has come out tops from this week’s four global competitors.

fastjet adds Malawi to its Tanzanian network

fastjet adds Malawi to its Tanzanian network

fastjet starts twice-weekly Dar es Salaam to Lilongwe service.

Kenya’s capacity grows by 4.6% (CAGR) in 11 years; Fly-SAX adds Nairobi-Entebbe sector

Kenya’s capacity grows by 4.6% (CAGR) in 11 years; Fly-SAX adds Nairobi-Entebbe sector

Famous for its tea, coffee, flowers and athletes, Kenya is also an African aviation hot-spot, having seen its 19 airports offering around 6.3 million one-way seats in 2014. As Kenya Airways controls over half of weekly capacity this January, anna.aero evaluates the airlines operating in this dynamic market and reveals which is the first international […]