Kenya's Airport Authority (KAA) is taking massive steps to mitigate the impact their airports have upon the environment; Naomi Njeri Gitau, Environmental Manager at KAA explains some of the measures implemented across the nation.
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The new airport has been built with the purpose of serving the new capital, and significantly relieving pressure on Cairo International Airport.
Twenty-first century civil aviation is being more and more recognised as a driver of economic, social and cultural development.
ICAO have said that development in Africa is rooted in aviation infrastructure expansion and the connectivity that this growth can bring to the region.
Following the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 crash, other airlines are suspending the use of the aircraft until further investigations are carried out to find the cause of the incident.
Africa’s emergence as one of the world’s fastest growing air transport markets is is founded on a deepening cooperation and investment toward the implementation of ICAO’s strategic plans and standards.
Andhra Pradesh will be the first state in India to pilot the newly-launched Advanced Drone Operators Toolkit – a user-manual for governments wanting to regulate safely the use of drones.
Sphinx International Airport, which is due to begin full operations in 2020 to ease the congestion of Cairo International Airport, has begun a trail of 30 flights between late January and early February.
The ICAO-backed solar panel scheme at Douala International Airport is hoped to reduce the carbon emissions 2,575 tonnes.
A landmark route into the heart of Africa has taken off from the North, underlining Manchester Airport’s pivotal role in connecting the North to the world’s most important markets.
President of the ICAO Council, strongly encouraged regulators to liberalise and harmonise air services for sustainable growth at the 11th ICAO Air Services Negotiation Event in Nairobi.
IATA have urged governments in Africa to maximise the positive social and economic power of aviation by working together to promote safe, sustainable and efficient air connectivity.
Airports Council International (ACI) World Director General, Angela Gittens, has called on aviation regulators and airports in Africa to realistically assess challenges together and implement aviation-related safety and security actions and initiatives.
"We all need help from each other" to establish robust partnerships, this will ensure ATM safety - the message from the CANSO Africa Conference 2018.
Kenya Air Traffic Controllers Association claim that Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority were operating flights with air traffic controllers that were not currently validated. True, or just malicious hearsay?