Africa Urged to 'Open Skies' to Airline Competitors

Writing for Africa Renewal, Franck Kuwonu examines the multiple challenges facing African airlines as they seek to take advantage of the growth in air travel and expand their coverage of the continent while still making a profit.



  • Africa:   African Airlines Wait for Open Skies

    Africa Renewal, 25 August 2017

    Thousands of air travellers face complicated choices when flying between cities across the African continent. Although transiting through Europe when flying between two African… Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines is one of the three top airlines in Africa. With Kenya Airways and South African Airways, it sold two-thirds of the estimated 9.2 million seats purchased for travel within sub-Saharan Africa in 2016.