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Afriqiyah Airways buys into Tunisian Aviation Training Company

By John Lee. Libya Herald reports that Afriqiyah Airways has bought 20 percent of the Aviation Training Center of Tunisia (ATCT) from two Tunisian banks. The deal was signed by Abubaker Elfortia, the airline’s chairman, and Chokri Zarrad, the CEO of Nouvelair, one of ATCT's existing stakeholders. who signed on behalf of the other shareholders: […]

Libyan Airlines to Restart Europe Flights

Libyan Airlines is to restart its European flights, after Libya’s Civil Aviation Authority (LYCAA) lifted a brief suspension, reports Libya Herald. The LYCAA enforced the suspension after a UK-bound flight from Tripoli to Manchester lost radio contact when flying over French airspace on 21 February. Measures have reportedly been put in place to prevent a […]

Libyan Airlines Resumes Flights to Manchester

Libyan Airlines resumed flights between Tripoli and Manchester on Tuesday. Libya Herald reports that the flight, with 132 passengers aboard, was scheduled to arrive at 11.30 but landed at 14.10. It departed again for Tripoli at 15.52 hrs. There will be three flights a week, on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays; the Manchester area is said […]