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Tunisian Company Joins LBBC

By John Lee. Tunisian-based NAME Logistics has joined the Libyan British Business Council (LBBC). Their representatives in EU, MENA region and Egypt arrange multimodal transport to Benghazi and Tripoli. They are currently moving all air cargo requirements UK/EU to Libya via AMM (Jordan) and CAI (Egypt) to Libya by air. Transit delivery time from departure […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Rehabilitation and upgrading of Beda airport, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Rehabilitation and upgrading of Hamada airport, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Messla/Sarir electrical network SCADA system, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Metering devices and the tank level gauging system at Sarir refinery, […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Maintenance and Operation Services at Al Jurf, Mabruk Oil Operations Aviation Services at Al Jurf, Mabruk Oil Operations Tubing, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Well head, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) MCC & generator protection & control panels, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) […]

Security Alert: Heightened Risk to Civil Aviation

Security Alert: Heightened Risk to Civil Aviation in Libyan Airspace Continued fighting around Tripoli and the increased involvement of foreign forces and mercenaries has heightened the risk to civil aviation in Libyan airspace. On October 23, 2019, the Federal Aviation Administration prohibited U.S. civil flight operations at all altitudes in the territory and airspace of […]

Tripoli Airport "to Re-Open by Christmas”

By Adam Nathan (@adamgnathan). Tripoli’s Mitiga International Airport will reopen “within the next month”, according to Dr Mohamed Bitelmal, President of the Libyan Airports Authority (LAA). Located on the city's eastern outskirts, the Libyan capital's only functioning airport has been closed for three months following bombardment by forces loyal to eastern-based military commander Khalifa Haftar. Since […]

Sudan Closes Borders with Libya

By John Lee. Sudan’s Sovereign Council has ordered the closure of the country’s borders with Libya and the Central African Republic. Reuters says the order cited "unspecified security and economic 'dangers'", while Anadolu Agency said it was to "prevent the smuggling of strategic goods". Sudan is suffering from the scarcity of goods, high exchange rates […]

UNSMIL Condemns Attack on Mitiga Airport

UNSMIL: latest attacks on Mitiga Airport, a direct threat to the lives of civilian passengers; perpetrators will face accountability Following another attack today, 01 September, on Mitiga airport UNSMIL dispatched an assessment mission to the airport. The mission was able to confirm that four projectiles struck the civilian parts of the airport; three projectiles landed […]