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Africa’s NAFISAT back-up becomes reality

South Africa’s air navigation service provider ATNS has inaugurated the NAFISAT master back-up terminal. The new Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) is capable of providing … More ››

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ATNS, ENAV sign business development deal

South African air navigation service provider ATNS is to partner Italian counterpart ENAV to explore developing joint commercial activities in foreign markets. ATNS CEO, Patrick … More ››

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ATC Global: Thales supplies ASECNA VOR/DME

Thales has signed a new contract with Agency for air navigation security in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) for the supply of a VOR/DME system that … More ››

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ATNS training academy wins top accolade

South Africa’s Aviation Training Academy (ATA) has been given the International Air Transport Association (IATA) 2011 Worldwide Top Regional Training Partner (RTP) Award. The prestigious … More ››

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Kenya invests in new ATM infrastructure

The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority has unveiled a new air navigation system to improve air traffic control as its airports get busier, allAfrica.com reports. The … More ››

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First Dubai-Durban INSPIRE flight

Emirates has flown the first INSPIRE flight over the African continent on the Dubai to Durban route. The Indian Ocean Strategic Partnership to Reduce Emissions … More ››

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Building partnerships for innovation in African aviation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for a renewed focus on aviation safety to help Africa reap the benefits of aviation connectivity. The … More ››

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Italy first in Europe to resume Libya flights

Italy became the first European country to resume commercial flights to Libya yesterday following the end of major combat operations in the North African state … More ››

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Africa air traffic set to soar over next 20 years: Airbus

The number of aviation megacities in Africa will increase ftom the current one – Johannesburg – to six over the next 20 years, according to … More ››

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Thales to modernise ATC centres across six African states

Thales has won a contract from the Agency for Air Navigation Security in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) for the harmonisation and modernisation of air traffic … More ››

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