21-Jan-2010 12:25 PM

Congo Express to be launched by SA Express in Feb-2010

SA Express announced plans to start a new carrier to operate domestic services in the Democratic Republic of Congo (Bloomberg, 20-Jan-2010). The airline will be called Congo Express and operate daily Lubumbashi-Kinshasa service, as well as four times weekly Kinshasa-Mbuji Mayi (a diamond producing centre) effective 01-Feb-2010. BizAfrika Congo owns 51% of the company, while SA Express owns 49% and will also be responsible for its maintenance services. More international flights in the region are planned for the future.

Want More News Like This?

CAPA Membership gives you access to all news and analysis on the site, along with access to many areas of our comprehensive databases and toolsets.
Find Out More