Tag: Morocco

More than 2.1 million passengers passed through Brussels Airport in May

In May, Brussels Airport welcomed 2,102,553 passengers, 1.5% more than in May 2023. The launch of several new routes had a positive impact on passenger numbers. Nouvelair now operates from Brussels Airport to Monastir (Tunisia), Air Arabia to Rabat (Morocco) and Corendon Airlines to Gazipasa/Alan...

Ryanair invests US$1.4 billion in Morocco for 2024

Ryanair has today (13 Dec) announced its biggest ever Summer schedule to Morocco, operating over 1,100 weekly flights across 175 routes, including 35 new routes. As part of this $1.4 billion investment, Ryanair is also proud to announce the arrival of its legendary ultra-low fares on 11 Moroccan do...

Pratt & Whitney Announces New Manufacturing Affiliate in Morocco

Pratt & Whitney, an RTX business, announced today that it will launch an affiliate, Pratt & Whitney Maroc (PWM), in Casablanca, to manufacture detailed static and structural machined parts for various engine models. This investment is key to Pratt & Whitney's strategy to develop cost...

SAS to launch direct route to Agadir, Morocco

SAS is expanding at Stockholm Arlanda Airport and will enhance connectivity with a new direct route to Agadir, Morocco. The route was previously unserved and will be operated once a week, on Saturdays, beginning November 4 this year. For the first time since the spring of 2019, it will now be ...

Air Arabia Again Chooses Swissport in Morocco

Air Arabia has renewed its commercial agreement with Swissport in Morocco. The Swiss market leader in aviation services provides its long-standing airline customer with ramp handling and passenger services at 12 airports across Morocco. Swissport in Morocco has been successfully serving Air Ar...

airBaltic Carries 38% More Passengers in August

During August 2022, Latvian airline airBaltic has carried 386 500 passengers or by 38% more than during the same period last year. In August 2022, airBaltic performed 3 690 flights – by 20% more than in August 2021. Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic: “We have recorded a s...

airBaltic Announces New Winter Destination – Marrakesh

Latvian airline airBaltic announces that starting from late October it will launch new flights from Riga to Marrakesh in Morocco. Marrakesh is the most popular city for international travellers in Morocco. Martin Gauss, Chief Executive Officer of airBaltic: “We are excited to announce our fi...

Berbere Portraits travel photo of Rui Pires on display in Malpensa Airport

Milano Malpensa airport continues with the inauguration of Berbere Portraits in the exhibition space PHOTOSQUARE at Terminal 1. A fine art photographic exhibition by Rui Pires, established Portuguese photographer included in the collection of the Italian / Afi Photographic Archive. Berbere Por...

Morocco bans UK flights as Covid cases soar

photo: Ilyass2020 Morocco suspended today all flights from the UK, Germany and the Netherlands due to the soaring number of Covid-19 cases in the countries. “Upon decisions of national authorities and following the pandemic situation, flights from/to Germany, Netherlands and the UK are suspe...

Transport Canada suspends all passenger flights from Morocco until Sept

Canada has some of the strictest travel and border measures in the world, and is prioritizing the health and safety of Canadians by continuing to take a risk-based and measured approach to re-opening its borders. An increase in COVID-19 positive test results has been observed in travellers arrivi...

Emirates adds Casablanca to its route network

Emirates has announced it will resume passenger services to Casablanca, Morocco from 18 September. The resumption of flights takes Emirates' African network to 14 destinations, as the airline safely and gradually restores its network on the continent and across the globe to meet the travel needs of ...

Air Canada Brings Thousands of Canadians Home

As its special flights operated in collaboration with the Government of Canada draw to an end, Air Canada today saluted hundreds of its employees who have worked to fly thousands of stranded Canadians home. The program, which began March 21, has repatriated approximately 6,600 Canadians from Morocc...

Ryanair Taking Urgent Action to Respond To Covid-19

Ryanair Taking Urgent Action to Respond To Covid-19

Over the past week, the spread of the Covid-19 virus and associated Government travel restrictions, many of which have been imposed without notice, have had a significant and negative impact on the schedules of all Ryanair Group Airlines. Over the past 7 days, Italy, Malta, Hungary, Czech Repub...

African Destinations Open Up to British Airways’ Customers

British Airways and Royal Air Maroc have announced a new codeshare agreement which will open up new routes across Morocco including Casablanca and Agadir.  It will also give customers more flight flexibility between London Heathrow and Marrakesh. Customers will be able to book from 13 ...

Swissport wins tender for 15 airports in Morocco

Swissport wins tender for 15 airports in Morocco

Swissport International has been awarded a license for 15 airports in a global tender for airport ground handling services by the Moroccan airport operator ONDA. The new license has a term of seven years and is valid for the airports in Agadir, Al Hoceima, Casablanca, Dakhla, Errachidia, Essaoui...

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