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Libo Air Cargo (2010-2013) merged into Afriqiyah Airways

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Tripoli International (TIP)
Libya B
Africa B

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8 Countries served
10 Destinations served
14 Routes served




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Malta's Med Avia opens flights to Tripoli to general public

Med Avia (N5, Malta) has opened up its weekly Malta to Tripoli Mitiga service to the general public effective January 19. The Beech 1900D-operated flights, which Med Avia has been plying for an oil company on an ad-hoc charter basis for the last two months, are sold in conjunction with FCm Travel Solutions.

Since the onset of heavy fighting in June last year, flights to the Libyan capital have come at a steep premium with all international carriers having now suspended services to both ...

Afriqiyah sources A320s from Aerovista as Libyan Wings adds A319s

Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) has wet-leased a pair of A320-200s 4L-AJD (msn 879) and 4L-AJF (msn 1422) from UAE based ACMI specialist Aerovista for use on flights to Turkey and Jordan and possibly, Europe. The aircraft will operate under the Air Operators Certificate (AOC) of Aerovista’s Georgian subsidiary Vista Georgia (AJD, Tbilisi). Air Libya (7Q, Tripoli Mitiga) signed a similar deal with Aerovista in the middle of last month for the use of a B737-300 and a B737-500 for both ...

EC bans all Libyan carriers from European airspace

Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) along with Libyan Airlines (LN, Tripoli Int'l) and all other Libyan carriers have been collectively banned from operating in European airspace after the European Commission ruled that the Libyan Civil Aviation Authority (LyCAA) could no longer fulfil its mandate as a regulatory body in line with international requirements.

“Recent events in Libya have led to a situation whereby the Civil Aviation Authority is no longer able to fulfil its international ...

Afriqiyah's operations beginning to normalize despite war - Fares

Afriqiyah Airways (8U, Tripoli Int'l) chairman Abdulhakim Fares says the carrier's operations have begun to normalize despite the escalation of a civil war that has torn Libya in two. Speaking to Gulf News, Fares said demand as well as revenue inflows had improved following the carrier's switch to Tripoli Mitiga.

Despite half its fleet having been grounded following heavy fighting at Tripoli Int'l this year, Afriqiyah has continued to offer scheduled services to Turkey, Jordan, Egypt, ...

Bankruptcy not an option Senegal Airlines boss insists

Senegal Airlines (DN, Dakar) will not file for bankruptcy despite its precarious financial state the airline's CEO, Racine Mayoro, has said. In an interview with JeuneAfrique magazine, Mayoro said the carrier's high debt ratio had forced it to depend on the Senegalese government for funding.

"It's not possible. Our debt is nothing compared to that of other companies. It would only take one creditor to resolve this issue," the CEO responded when questioned about a possible bankruptcy ...


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