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RwandAir Opens New Hub in Benin as Rwanda Builds New Airport

Rwanda’s national carrier, RwandAir on Tuesday launched its regional hub in Benin to  effectively serve Western and Central Africa. RwandAir route to Cotonou-Benin was opened in 2016 connecting Rwanda to West Africa adding to already established routes including; Douala, Accra, Libreville, Abidjan and Lagos. According to RwandAir officials, Cotonou is already a vibrant trade hub in Western ...
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RwandAir to start flights to Brussels Airport on the 14th July 2017

RwandAir the national carrier of the Republic of Rwanda is pleased to announce the commencement of non-stop flights from Kigali to Brussels, in Belgium next month. All returning flights from Brussels to Kigali will be via London. With the new three flights a week between Brussels and Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, which will be operated by the ...
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RwandAir eyes Victoria Falls route

RwandAir is looking into flying to the new Victoria Falls International Airport in Zimbabwe after taking a recent tour of the facilities. The airline’s CEO, John Mirenge, speaking to Tourism Update said the resort’s airport was state of the art. “We are going back to work with our travel partners to package Harare, Victoria Falls and other ...
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RwandAir acquires 2 new Boeing 737-800NG with inflight connectivity

In December 2015, RwandAir signed a lease agreement with Aircraft Lease Corporation, an American based lessor to acquire two brand new Boeing 737-800 Next Generation. The deliveries of the two aircraft named Kalisimbi and Muhabura are on 16th November 2016 and May 2017 respectively. RwandAir becomes the first airline in Africa and second globally to acquire ...
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