The new flight of Albania's sole national carrier Albanian Airlines
, which is owned by a Kuwaiti investor, was announced in a ceremony attended by many Albanian officials and Kuwaiti diplomats in Tirana.
#gross January 25: Did u kno Albanian airlines
is NOT a private airline for Albino's and that Albino's don't necessarily come from Albania!
Measures taken by the authorities included the revocation of the air operator's certificate of Albanian Airlines
and the restrictions imposed on all operations of VIM AVIA into the EU until 1 April 2012 - when the blacklist is next updated.
The Albanian Delegation designated Albanian Airlines
and Belleair as its designated airlines.
Air Slovakia will wet-lease five aircraft to Albanian Airlines
for one year and will "assist [Albanian] to develop its operational capabilities in its efforts to operate scheduled services and become the leading airline of the region." Air Slovakia operates 737s and 757s while Albanian has BAe 146s and MD-82s, according to its website.
Kenyan domestic and regional airline Jetlink Express announced on Tuesday that it is taking delivery of a Series 100 BAe 146 regional jet, which it is leasing from Albanian Airlines
, this month.
So wonderful, in fact, they couldn't tear themselves away from it and the newfangled supermarkets made a killing with 'TV dinners', stuff to make Albanian Airlines
grub taste like something out of the Ritz.
Others on the blacklist include Star Air Ltd and Air Universal from Sierra Leone, Cameroon Airlines, Albanian Airlines
and Central Air Express from the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Others on the list were Star Air and Air Universal, of Sierra Leone, Cameroon Airlines, Albanian Airlines
and Congo's Central Air Express.
Jetlink Express, a Nairobi-based regional, will take delivery of a BAe 146 this month on wet-lease from Albanian Airlines
. Aircraft will be in use for six months to serve Kisumi, replacing a CRJ200 that will be unable to handle that airport's shortened runway during refurbishment.
Aviareps was appointed by Albanian Airlines
as its GSA for the Netherlands, Belgium, France and the UK.
is also banned due to security and immigration concerns, while Cameroon Airlines is barred for the failure to pay fines for transporting inadequately documented passengers, reported The Associated Press.