April 25, 2015


Algiers airport workers to launch a strike on Sunday

Employees of conducting the interests and services of Algiers International and Internal Airport, launch here on Saturday, a strike and vowed to paralyze all services of the airport, because the administration decided to punish and lay off the striking workers and the failure of the Ministerial Inquiry Commission to reach any result, and keeping the ground demands stuck without any realization, which will affect the international and national flights that volatility will notice, on Sunday, a paralysis through the cancellation"...

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April 15, 2015


Ghoul: Airspace reopening to private operators, Government’s prerogative

Transport Minister Amar Ghoul said Tuesday the thawing of licenses to private operators to invest in air transport fell within the prerogatives of the Government.

"The law 98-06 law defining the general rules governing civil aviation enacted in 1998 has indeed opened the airline market to private companies. However, access to the market depends on a license issued by"...

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April 14, 2015


Algerian Government to pave the way for return of private airline service

The MPs of the National People's Assembly are slated to begin discussing Tuesday new amendments to the Algerian law on Civil Aviation, which comes as an addition to the law of 27 May 1998.

This major project underway points to an explicit and clear signal allowing for a return of private airline activity through a revamped book of specifications including"...

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April 7, 2015


Air Algerie opens 13 new international air links by 2017

National airline Air Algerie is to open 13 new international air services to the United States, Africa and Europe by late 2017, the company's CEO Mohamed Salah Boultif told Liberte daily's forum on Monday.

Air links will be opened between Algiers and Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) and between Algiers and N'djamena (Chad), by the end of 2015 or early 2016, with three flights"...

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April 6, 2015


New weekly flight to Illizi

National airline Air-Algerie has established a new weekly air service to be added to the flight schedule from and to the province of Illizi (1850-km southeast of Algiers), a source from the provincial Transport Department said Sunday.

The new air link Algiers-Illizi via Tamanrasset (round trip) on Fridays was "very well welcomed" by the local population, especially"...

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