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14:58
14:58

Uganda Airlines Poised to End Year on a High

UR will operate three flights a week from Entebbe for both Mumbai and Lagos, while the landing rights secured in China in June last year could see it start with one weekly flight to Guangzhou
09:16
09:16

Yes, Afrikaans is OK on Uganda Airlines - Experts Aviation 1 2

“I was on the Uganda Airlines flight to Johannesburg this morning...I found it curious that the passengers were engaged over the speakers in English and Afrikaans...yes, Afrikaans! What happened to Swahili or Luganda or Acholi,” a passenger questioned.
13:28
13:28

Uganda Airlines Revels In Continental Aviation Revival after S. Africa Passenger Milestone

For example, there was a growth of 18.93 percent in the numbers recorded in October 2022 up from the same month last year, while between November 2021 and November 2022, the passenger numbers grew by 14 percent.
17:34
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Government Reacts to Uganda Airlines Johannesburg Flight Ban 1 Top story

The South African authorities say that the Uganda Civil Aviation Authority treats them unfairly, not in the same manner that Uganda Airlines is treated in Johannesburg, especially regarding the high airline charges at Entebbe and the lengthy certification process.
12:46
12:46

Court Rules Former Uganda Airlines CEO Has Case to Answer 1 1

The Magistrate Muhumuza said that the testimonies contained serious allegations that required Muleya to defend himself.
15:38
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Uganda Airlines Board Wants Media Locked Out of Parliamentary Probe Jenifer Bamuturaki 1 4

The Uganda Airlines board members have asked Parliament to lock out the media from covering further probes against the company as a safeguard to bad press that may endanger its future prospects.
21:32
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Labour Officer Calls for Mediation Meeting Between Uganda Airlines, Former CEO Muleya 4

The labour dispute stems from the government terminating Muleya's employment contract as CEO of Uganda Airlines in February.
08:31
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Uganda Airlines Made UGX 40B From Passenger Revenue Last Year COVID-19 1

The Airline carried 77,355 passengers for the year ended June 2020, registering a shortfall of 10 per cent from its target of 85,760 passengers. This also meant that predicted income of 31.5 billion Shillings was not attained, and instead, the airline generated 25.2 billion Shillings. However, the airline made an additional 14.8 billion Shillings from 26,394 passengers at the end of December 2020.
11:16
11:16

Kenya Not to Quarantine Ugandans As Country Opens Airspace Kenya Airlines 1

The list of countries where Tanzania, a key partner in the East African Community, is not named has, however, instigated fights in the region. The Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority has consequently banned Kenya Airways from flying to Dar Es Salaam.
11:48
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Uganda Airlines Long-Haul Flights to Start 2021 Cornwell Muleya 1 Top story

In a promotional video, Cornwell Muleya, the company acting CEO, said they hope to receive the wide body aircraft by December, a slight delay from the earlier plan of October 2020 – consequently pushing the start of international flights to next year.
13:12
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Communications Agency Abbavater Staff Battle over Unpaid Salaries Uganda Airlines 1 1

Abbavater has been Uganda Airlines brand and communications agency since April 2019, when the airline was officially launched and brought in the first two planes. But the company’s employees have not been paid for the month of February and March.
10:38
10:38

COVID-19: Uganda Airlines Suspends Several Flights Corona virus 1 Top story

“Following the spread of COVID-19 and the control measures put in place by various countries to contain its spread; In compliance with health and safety guidelines, operational requirements and regulatory obligations, we wish to communicate changes to flight operations,” reads a statement on the website of Uganda Airlines.
14:34
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Kadaga Orders MPs, Staff to Use Uganda Airlines 1 3

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga says that since the Uganda Airlines is now operational, it was important for the Parliamentary Commission to support the National Carrier.
13:13
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Uganda Waragi, Wavah Water First Local Brands on Revived Airlines Uganda Airlines 1

Among the first brands on the national carrier is Uganda Waragi, a local gin made by Uganda Breweries Limited. The gin is classified as a hard drink by the airline.
15:53
15:53

Pictorial; Uganda Airlines First Commercial Flight

The airline, which took off from Entebbe Airport at 6:05 a.m touched down at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport -JKIA at exactly 7 a.m, five minutes ahead of the scheduled landing.
12:54
12:54

‘It Is A Story We Want To Tell’- Uganda Airlines First Passengers 1

Businessman Peter Ssenkungu said that he chose to fly Uganda Airlines because he had planned a trip to Nairobi and the airline gave a good bargain. Ssenkungu who travels to Nairobi at least twice a month said that his decision to use the newly revamped national carrier was to give back to his country.
11:19
11:19

Uganda Airlines Secures Operational License 2 Top story

The national carrier missed its scheduled start for the commercial flights this month because it didn’t have a license.
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Bombardier Sale of Manufacturing Programme Won’t Affect Uganda's Order – Minister Uganda Airlines 1

Uganda has already received two planes and two more are expected in September 2019. But last month, Bombardier, the company which sold Uganda the first planes, sold its Canadair regional jet program to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in a deal that includes maintenance and global support facilities from the Canadian aerospace firm.
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