Tag: Royal Air Maroc

Royal Air Maroc confirms order for two Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Boeing and Royal Air Maroc announced today the North African carrier placed a repeat order for the 787 Dreamliner, confirming two 787-9s in its order book as the airline grows its widebody fleet. The carrier, which currently operates nine Dreamliners, leverages the 787 family's efficiency and flexi...

Air Lease Corporation to lease five Boeing 737 aircraft with Royal Air Maroc

Today Air Lease Corporation announced long-term lease contracts for five Boeing 737 aircraft with Royal Air Maroc (RAM), including four new Boeing 737-8s and one Boeing 737-800. The new aircraft are scheduled to deliver to the Moroccan flag carrier in 2024 from ALC’s order book with Boeing. ...

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 ...

Royal Air Maroc to join oneworld on 1 April

Royal Air Maroc will join the oneworld alliance effective 1 April 2020, becoming oneworld’s first full member in the African continent and bringing even more destinations and benefits for oneworld’s frequent flyers. The airline’s regional subsidiary Royal Air Maroc Expres...

Expanding route network helps Miami grow passenger numbers

Expanding route network helps Miami grow passenger numbers

New routes started by the likes of American Airlines helped passenger traffic grow steadily at Miami International Airport (MIA) in the first half of the year. The Florida gateway welcomed 23.4 million fliers in the six-month period, 688,000 more than the same month last year, for an increase of...

RAM Handling agrees pay deal for baggage handlers in Casablanca

RAM Handling agrees pay deal for baggage handlers in Casablanca

Royal Air Maroc’s baggage handling subsidiary RAM Handling has struck a deal with staff on pay ending strikes at Casablanca Mohammed V International Airport, according to reports. Morocco World News reports on 2 July, RAM Handling, the Moroccan Workers Union (UMT), RAM Syndicate, and the Syndi...

Avion Express ramps up operations after grounding of Boeing 737 Max

Avion Express ramps up operations after grounding of Boeing 737 Max

ACMI narrowbody operator Avion Express said it has ramped up operations to support current and new clients after the grounding of Boeing 737 Max brought unexpected challenges to multiple airlines worldwide. The Lithuanian-based company with over 11 per cent of fleet grounded, Norwegian, Europe...

Miami posts 5% traffic rise in first quarter

Miami posts 5% traffic rise in first quarter

Passenger traffic at Miami International Airport (MIA) through the first three months of 2019 grew by 583,073 over the same period last year - representing a five per cent increase in the airport’s first operating quarter. MIA’s growth included an additional 306,421 (+5.5 per cent) internati...

Qatar Airways to launch services to Rabat, and expand agreement with RAM

Qatar Airways to launch services to Rabat, and expand agreement with RAM

Qatar Airways is to launch flights to Rabat, Morocco on 29 May 2019 - serving the Moroccan capital with a Boeing 787 three times a week. In addition, the airline said its joint business agreement with Royal Air Maroc will expand the number of services available to meet increased consumer demand ...

Royal Air Maroc adds Boston Dreamliner route

Royal Air Maroc adds Boston Dreamliner route

Royal Air Maroc (RAM) has launched a new route to Boston Logan International Airport and its fourth in the US as part of ongoing efforts to enhance its network and better serve its customers. RAM will begin nonstop service between Boston Logan and Casablanca Mohamed V International Airport and wi...

Royal Air Maroc receives first Boeing 737 MAX

Royal Air Maroc receives first Boeing 737 MAX

Royal Air Maroc (RAM) has received its first Boeing 737 MAX after welcoming its first 787-9 Dreamliner the previous week as it continues to expand and modernise its fleet. The Moroccan carrier will also take delivery of three more 737 MAX 8s and three more 787-9s over the next few months as part ...

Boeing delivers first 787-9 Dreamliner for Royal Air Maroc

Boeing delivers first 787-9 Dreamliner for Royal Air Maroc

Royal Air Maroc has received a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner – the second member of the Dreamliner family to welcomed into the airline's fleet. The larger and longer-range Dreamliner will be used by the carrier to aid its route expansion across Europe, the US and Latin America such as Casablanca ...

Royal Air Maroc to join oneworld alliance

Royal Air Maroc to join oneworld alliance

Moroccan carrier Royal Air Maroc has become the 14th airline join the oneworld alliance and is set to integrate into it by mid-2020. The African’s carrier’s regional subsidiary Royal Air Maroc Express will also join as a oneworld affiliate member at the same time. Royal Air Maroc is...

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