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Air Arabia takes delivery of 19th A320; Kenya Airways resume Nairobi-Malindi services

Analysis

Air Arabia (0%) took delivery of its 19th A320-200 aircraft on 15-Dec-. The aircraft is powered by CFM56 5B4/3 engines.

Summary
  • Air Arabia receives its 19th A320-200 aircraft.
  • Royal Jordanian, Air France Industrie KLM Engineering & Maintenance, and Zodiac Aerospace upgrade IFE systems on Royal Jordanian's A340s.
  • Royal Jordanian's shares experience a 0.6% drop.
  • Kenya Airways resumes Nairobi-Malindi services after a two-year suspension.
  • The article includes selected African and Middle Eastern airlines' share price movements on 16-Dec-2010.
  • The source of the information is the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation, Reuters, and Bloomberg.

Royal Jordanian, Air France Industrie KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) and Zodiac Aerospace stated (16-Dec-2010) they have commenced upgraded the IFE systems on four of Royal Jordanian's A340s. The upgrades involve replacing 229 seats in economy class and 24 in business class. Meanwhile, Royal Jordanian's shares dropped 0.6%.

Kenya Airways (0%) resumed Nairobi-Malindi services following a two-year suspension due to losses on the route early in 2009.

Selected African and Middle Eastern airlines share price movements: (% change): 16-Dec-2010

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