Govt Buys Six Jets to Revive Uganda Airlines
Works and Transport Minister Monica Azuba-Ntege has said that the government has made a cash deposit of approximately U.S.$1,2 million for the purchase of aircraft for Uganda Airlines, which is scheduled to take to the skies again in November. Azuba says a deposit has been made for four Bombardier CRJ900 passenger jets from Canadian Bombardier Aerospace and another deposit has been made for two wide-body A330-200 aircraft.
A plane belonding to the defunct Uganda Airlines (file photo).
Monitor, 26 February 2018
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