Africa World Airlines denies ordering aircraft from COMAC 

Indigenous carrier Africa World Airlines is rejecting reports by Bloomberg that they are planning to acquire two COMAC ARJ21 jets from the Chinese aircraft maker.

China closes in on plane order from Africa amid overseas push

Chinese planemaker Comac is nearing an order from an airline in Ghana, a rare advance overseas for the state-owned company as it attempts to become a real challenger to Boeing Co. and Airbus SE.

Aviation investigative body in the offing

As part of the on-going reforms in the aviation sector, in line with international standards, a new entity, an Investigation Unit is set to be formed, following the passage of an amendment of the Ghana Civil Aviation Act 906 (2016).

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No Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft on Ghana’s routes - GCAA 

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Ethiopian Airlines 'black box found'

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Civil Aviation Amendment bill passed to make Ghana ICAO compliant

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Flights resume after strike at Kenya's main airport grounds thousands of passengers

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Nigerian local airlines record 33% growth due to reforms

The Federal Government has said the aviation industry recorded an average growth of 33 per cent on domestic operations between January 2017 and June 2018.

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