Top 3 African Airlines To Choose From When Travelling Within Or Outside Africa
The aviation industry in Africa is growing significantly despite being heavily dependent on importations for sustainability. Political and business leaders across the continent have created fair policies and made notable investments available for the aviation industry to thrive and grow. In the last decade, the continent has experienced a notable rise in the number of airline companies being established. Three of the airlines listed in this article have embodies world-class excellence.
Here are our three best airlines on the African continent:
1. Ethiopian Air Lines: was founded on 21 December 1945 and commenced operations on 8 April 1946, expanding to international flights in 1951. The firm became a share company in 1965 and changed its name from Ethiopian Air Lines to Ethiopian Airlines. The airline has been a member of the International Air Transport Association since 1959 and the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) since 1968. Ethiopian is a Star Alliance member, having joined in December 2011. (Wikipedia)
2. Kenya Airways: company was founded in 1977, after the dissolution of East African Airways. Their head office is located in Embakasi, Nairobi, with its hub at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. (Wikipedia)
3. South African Airways (SAA): is the flag carrier airline of South Africa. Its headquarters are in Airways Park on the grounds of O. R. Tambo International Airport in Kempton Park, Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. In partnership with SA Express, SA Airlink and its low-cost carrier, Mango, the airline flies to 56 destinations in South Africa, continental Africa and around the world from its Johannesburg hub, using a fleet of 47 aircraft. (Wikipedia)
The above airlines are the leading aviation companies in the continent and make out quota as the top three best airlines on the African continent.
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