Articles Tagged ‘LUN’

Windhoek to Johannesburg is Namibia’s number one route; Munich newest connection; Ethiopian Airlines, KLM and Qatar Airways to serve

Windhoek to Johannesburg is Namibia’s number one route; Munich newest connection; Ethiopian Airlines, KLM and Qatar Airways to serve

Home to 2.1 million people, Namibia is a nation which is celebrating 26 years of independence from South Africa. During the past year seat capacity to the African nation is down 5.9%, with one carrier no longer serving. anna.aero takes a closer look into Namibia’s route map, showcases the country’s aviation developments of the last […]

Proflight Zambia debuts Durban

Proflight Zambia debuts Durban

Proflight Zambia commences operations between Lusaka and Durban, an international connection that will be flown thrice-weekly.

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%.


flyafrica.com serves six airports; Windhoek-Johannesburg is #1 route

flyafrica.com serves six airports; Windhoek-Johannesburg is #1 route

Following the launch of Zimbabwe flyafrica.com in July 2014 and Namibia flyafrica.com in February 2015, the flyafrica.com airline group has expanded rapidly, offering services to a total of six airports in Zimbabwe, South Africa and Namibia. anna.aero evaluates the group’s network for this March.

Botswana’s capacity grows by 3.3% in 12 years; South Africa is top country market

Botswana’s capacity grows by 3.3% in 12 years; South Africa is top country market

Known for its fast-growing economy and for being home of Amantle Montsho (gold medallist at Daegu 2011 World Championships and at Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games), Botswana is also an African aviation hot-spot, being served by four international airports this February. With the flag carrier Air Botswana controlling 58% and 61% of seats and fights respectively, […]

Zimbabwe sees capacity grow by 44% in 2014; fastjet arrives from Dar es Salaam with twice-weekly flights

Zimbabwe sees capacity grow by 44% in 2014; fastjet arrives from Dar es Salaam with twice-weekly flights

Rich in natural resources, including over 40 types of metals and minerals, Zimbabwe is also an African aviation hot-spot, having seen its airports offering around one million one-way seats this year. As Air Zimbabwe controls 32% and 34% of seats and flights respectively this December, anna.aero takes a closer look at Zimbabwe’s aviation sector and […]


South African market grows by 1.2% in four years; World Routes 2015 takes place in Africa for the first time

South African market grows by 1.2% in four years; World Routes 2015 takes place in Africa for the first time

As South Africa is lined up to host the 21st annual World Route Development Forum, in Durban next September, anna.aero takes a closer look at the recent developments in scheduled air services at the country’s busiest gateways and reveals which is the first international country market this November.

Kenya Airways’ traffic up 1.1% in 2013; Nairobi-Mombasa top S14 route

Kenya Airways’ traffic up 1.1% in 2013; Nairobi-Mombasa top S14 route

Africa’s fifth largest operator according to weekly seat capacity, Kenya Airways has been growing without interruption in recent years, recording 3.7 million passengers in 2013. As the SkyTeam member is now serving 48 countries in Africa, Europe, Middle East and Asia, anna.aero reveals Kenya Airways’ recent developments and its top 13 routes for this August.

Malawi Airlines jets off to Lusaka from Lilongwe

Malawi Airlines jets off to Lusaka from Lilongwe

Malawi Airlines starts new international route from Lilongwe in Malawi to Lusaka in Zambia using Ethiopian Airlines’ Q400s.


fastjet adds second international route from Dar es Salaam

fastjet adds second international route from Dar es Salaam

fastjet launches twice-weekly flights from Dar es Salaam in Tanzania to Lusaka in Zambia using its A319s.

Malawi Airlines launches operations from Lilongwe to Blantyre and Harare

Malawi Airlines launches operations from Lilongwe to Blantyre and Harare

Malawi Airlines began operations with the launch of thrice-weekly services from Lilongwe to Blantyre and Harare using Ethiopian Airlines’ 737-800s and Q400s.

South African Airways inaugurates services from Durban in South Africa to Lusaka in Zambia

South African Airways inaugurates services from Durban in South Africa to Lusaka in Zambia

South African Express launches new thrice-weekly route from Durban to the Zambian capital of Lusaka.