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Qatar Airways Nears Deal with Boeing for 30 Wide-Body Jets

By Kenneth Holland / October 4, 2016

Qatar Airways is moving closer to an order from Boeing Airplanes for at least 30 wide-body jets, according to a report by Reuters. Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker in August said his company planned to complete a “large” aircraft purchase. And if Qatar Airways ultimately selects BA for its aircraft purchase, both Qatar Airways […]


RwandAir Expands Fleet with Addition of Airbus A330

By Kenneth Holland / September 30, 2016

The African aviation industry has seen a downturn in recent years but RwandAir pushed their growth with the addition of an Airbus A330 the airline announced. The rumored purchase price is $250 million U.S. Mr John Mirenge, the chief executive officer of RwandAir, said the aircraft is the first of its kind in East Africa […]