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Eritrea Participates in Global Aviation Security Symposium, and the 40th Assembly of ICAO

Eritrea participated at the Global Aviation Security Symposium and the 40th Session of the International Civil Aviation Organization
Mr. Paulos Kahsay, Director-General of the Civil Aviation Authority, noted that, Eritrea made remarkable achievement in aviation security by scoring 75.56 percent, well above the global average (72%) and that of Africa (60%).

BY ERITREA CONSULATE

Eritrea participated at the Global Aviation Security Symposium and the 40th Session of the International Civil Aviation Organization in Montreal, Canada. Continue reading Eritrea Participates in Global Aviation Security Symposium, and the 40th Assembly of ICAO

Eritrean Airlines Begins Flight to Addis Ababa

Eritrean Airlines inaugural flight to Addis Ababa starts today.

BY AFP

Eritrea’s national airline has made its first commercial flight in two decades to Addis Ababa, the capital of neighboring Ethiopia.

An Eritrean Airlines plane carrying the country’s transport and tourism ministers on Saturday landed at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, where it was welcomed by senior Ethiopian officials. Continue reading Eritrean Airlines Begins Flight to Addis Ababa

Connecting Flights from Rome to Asmara Resumed After Airport Fire

EgyptAir and Turkish Airlines are currently Eritrea’s gateway to Europe. As of May 19, 2015, Eritrean Airlines will start operating flights from Asmara – Milan – Asmara direct

By CapEri,

ROME’s Fiumicino airport reopened its main international terminal on Friday after a fire damaged the airport’s Terminal 3 and forced airlines to cancel dozens of flights.

EgyptAir and Turkish Airlines flights between Rome and Asmara, Eritrea via Cairo and Istanbul were shortly affected on Wednesday and Thursday as Italy’s busiest airport was shut down after the blaze started.  Continue reading Connecting Flights from Rome to Asmara Resumed After Airport Fire

Twenty Eighth Edition of Eri-News is Out

Eritrean Mission to the AU and UNECA released Eri-News 2 #28

By Eritrean Mission to the AU,

THE Twentieth Eighth edition of ‘Eri-News’ is out today.

In this edition that was prepared bi-weekly by the Press Section at the Permanent Mission of the State of Eritrea to the AU and UNECA, topics like the OATUU International Symposium that was held in Asmara and Eritrean government’s position paper on on the symposium; new flights to Port Sudan by Eritrean Airlines would be covered.

Here follows ‘Eri-News’ Vol.2 Issue #28.  Continue reading Twenty Eighth Edition of Eri-News is Out

Eritrean Airlines Launches Flight to Port Sudan

Eritrean Airlines – 23 Direct Weekly Flights to 7 Destinations: Cairo, Dubai, Jeddah, Khartoum, Port Sudan, Lahore and Rome

By Sudan Tribune,

THE Eritrean Airlines on Sunday announced launching a new flight services to Sudan’s Red Sea state capital, Port Sudan from Asmara.

According to the state-run Eritrean Television (ERITV) the inaugural ceremony was held at the premises of Port Sudan international Airport in the presence of Eritrean minster of Tourism, Askalu Menkorios, Red Sea state officials as well as other Eritrean senior government officials.  Continue reading Eritrean Airlines Launches Flight to Port Sudan

Eritrean Airlines wet-leasing a Ukrainian A320

Eritrean Airlines Airbus A319-100

By CH-AVIATION,

ERITREAN Airlines (B8, Asmara) has wet-leased an Airbus A320-200 from Ukrainian ACMI specialist, YanAir (YE, Kiev Zhulyany).

According to Skyliner Aviation, UR-CME (cn 671) was ferried from Kiev Zhulyany to Asmara on September 30 where it has now joined a B737-300, on wet-lease from East Air (EG, Dushanbe), and an in-house B767-200(ER). Continue reading Eritrean Airlines wet-leasing a Ukrainian A320