Swissport Cargo Services Montreal at Pierre Elliot Trudeau Airport has received Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) Pharma certification by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
With effect December 10, South African Express Airways will launch its new route between Johannesburg and Mthatha in the Eastern Cape.

Interim CEO for the airline, Siza Mzimela, said the new route launch was in line with the airline’s primary mandate to promote trade and tourism by connecting secondary destinations to main airport hubs.
Panalpina’s Charter Network has arranged the flight in support of the United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) for the consignment of relief aid, which left Belgium on December 5. The items such as health and education kits as well as therapeutic milk to fight malnutrition, supplied by UNICEF headed for children, women and families were delivered to South Sudan.
Royal Air Maroc has signed up to become the next member of Oneworld. The news was declared when the chief executives of the alliance’s 13 current member airlines gathered in New York for their year-end meeting.
Ethiopian Airlines’ partner in Mozambique, named as Ethiopian Mozambique Airlines, has commenced operations from its base in Maputo.

Ethiopian Airlines’ group CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said, “The launch of the operations, which takes place through a partnership with Ethiopian Airlines, is expected to promote the necessary and improved air connectivity in the country and abroad, thereby increasing the share of African indigenous carriers in the continent’s air transport market. I want to thank the government of Mozambique for its visionary decision and policies that allowed the start of the a
Volga-Dnepr Airlines (VDA) and Kintetsu World Express France (KWE) have expertly orchestrated a charter flight from Paris-Vatry, France to Damman, Saudi Arabia, transporting an 11,000 horsepower Alstom motorised pump.
Rwanda’s national airline, will be upgrading capacity on its flights between Kigali, Harare and Cape Town .
Boeing has delivered its 2,000th airplane, a 737 MAX to Xiamen Airlines
Swissport International AG will consolidate its existing regional structure from nine to three management regions.
Connected to the railway operated by Societe d'Exploitation du Transgabonais (SETRAG), the new logistics platform by Bollore Logistics in Lastourville, Gabon will store, manage and carry processed wood in containers from the production sites in the forest to the Owendo Container Terminal (OCT), 557 kilometre away.
Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa has grown its volume of international transfer passengers to sub-Saharan Africa, five years in a row from 2013-2017, revealed the latest findings from ForwardKeys. It also highlights that Addis Ababa’s Bole airport, which is currently being upgraded with a new terminal, at the cost of $345 million, has overtaken Dubai as the leading gateway to the region.
Ethiopian Airlines has decided to postpone its debut operations between Addis Ababa and Istanbul