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Local airliner PassionAir takes delivery of second aircraft

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PassionAir says in a statement that the new daily route is aimed at “expanding options for Ghanaian domestic travellers.” In addition, the local airliner says the initiative represents an addition to Passion Air’s daily Accra to Kumasi flights and is expected to allow same-day and evening connections from Europe to Tamale via Accra and vice versa. “This is a travel …

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Bombardier continues African market penetration with three pre-owned Q400s delivered to PassionAir in Ghana

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PassionAir becomes first Bombardier operator in Ghana with three Q400 aircraft Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the company successfully placed three pre-owned Q400 turboprops with PassionAir from the Republic of Ghana. The airline acquired the aircraft through a dry-lease with a third party. “Bombardier has sold about 3,500 new regional aircraft to date, and we continue to be very …

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Local airliner PassionAir takes delivery of second aircraft

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PassionAir says in a statement that the new daily route is aimed at “expanding options for Ghanaian domestic travellers.” In addition, the local airliner says the initiative represents an addition to Passion Air’s daily Accra to Kumasi flights and is expected to allow same day and evening connections from Europe to Tamale via Accra and vice versa. “This is a …

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Africa: High Profile Dignitaries Fly Ghana’s PassionAir, praise service

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High profile personalities in Ghana have praised the services of the country’s new domestic airline, PassionAir. Having flown with the airlines’ Q400 aircraft, which is in a 78-seat configuration on various domestic routes, they have lauded the airline for its on-time departures and on-board services. Former President, John Dramani Mahama;  the British High Commissioner to Ghana, Iain Walker; the Canadian …

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Start-up airline PassionAir begins operations with Hitit’s technology brand Crane

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PassionAir is a start-up airline based in Accra, Ghana which began operations in August 2018. The carrier’s quest for an innovative IT system led them to choose the Crane solutions suite from Turkish IT provider Hitit. PassionAir is Hitit’s third new airline partner this year and eighth collaboration in Africa. Strategically, Africa is one of the most important continents not only for …

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Passion Air maintains lowest fares for Tamale route

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After taken delivery of its second aircraft to service the Accra-Tamale-Accra routes, Passion Air has, from October 2, 2018, begun operations from Accra to Tamale, still maintaining the lowest airfares. The aircraft; Bombardier Dash 8 Q400, a 78-seater capacity, brings the number to two aircraft being operated by Passion.  The other had begun operations about a month ago on the …

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PassionAir starts operations in Ghana

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PasssionAir, a new domestic carrier, has taken delivery of its first 78 – seater aircraft, Bombardier Q400 turboprop, as it prepares to commence domestic operations in Ghana. The arrival of the airline will provide passengers travelling on domestic routes with options and increased flexibility. In his remarks, the Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company Limited, expressed delight at the arrival …

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Domestic airfares to fall -As PassionAir starts operations in August -Three more domestic airlines expected by Dec

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The travelling public is expected to benefit from reduced airfares – starting today – on various domestic routes as a new indigenous carrier, PassionAir, starts scheduled operations today. Three more domestic operators – Baby Jet Airlines, Air Futures-trading as Unity Air, and Starbow – are expected to commence operations by end of the year. While Unity and Baby Jet have …

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Fly PassionAir Ghana: Latest domestic airline starts operations

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Passion Air joins Africa World Airlines as the second operator in Ghana’s domestic aviation industry. This ends the monopoly currently being enjoyed by Africa World Airlines (AWA) the only domestic airline servicing the Accra-Kumasi-Accra; Accra-Takoradi-Accra; and Accra-Tamale-Accra routes since the since Starbow Airlines exited the market early this year. PassionAir is a Ghanaian airline that started scheduled domestic operations in Ghana in August 2018. …

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Bombardier places three pre-owned Q400s in Ghana

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Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced Aug. 13, 2018, that the company successfully placed three pre-owned Q400 turboprops with Passion Air from the Republic of Ghana. A Bombardier Q40 aircraft in Passion Air livery. Passion Air is the first commercial airline operating Bombardier regional aircraft in the Republic of Ghana. Bombardier Image “Africa is the youngest and fastest growing region in the …