Astral Aviation

Etihad Cargo interlines with Astral and KQ to accelerate vaccine rollout in Africa

By Rachelle Harry

Etihad Cargo has signed a pharma interline agreement – officially named ‘Service Legal Agreement’ (SLA) – with Astral Aviation and…

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Astral Aviation interlines with Airlink Cargo South Africa

By Rachelle Harry

Kenya-headquartered freighter operator Astral Aviation and Airlink Cargo South Africa have signed a broad interline agreement to connect their networks….

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Silk Way West interlines with Astral as it looks to Africa

By Damian Brett

Silk Way West Airlines has signed an interline agreement with Astral Aviation as it looks to offer destinations in Africa….

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Volga-Dnepr Group and Astral partner to serve humanitarian sector

By Rachelle Harry

Freighter operators Volga-Dnepr Group and Astral Aviation have formed a partnership to support the humanitarian sector and rollout of Covid-19…

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Astral Aviation selects Sharjah Airport as Middle East hub

By Rachelle Harry

Kenya-headquartered freighter operator Astral Aviation has selected Sharjah Airport as its Middle East hub as it expands its operations in…

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African air cargo market set to benefit from forwarder investments

By Rachelle Harry

It is hoped that recent investments by large forwarders in Africa will lead to infrastructure improvements. In January this year,…

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Astral to deploy first B767F on Nairobi route

By Damian Brett

Astral Aviation will deploy its first B767-200 freighter on a twice-weekly service between Nairobi and its Middle East hub, Sharjah….

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Astral Aviation ready to transport vaccines to and within Africa

By Roger Hailey

Kenya’s Astral Aviation is ready to support the distribution of Covid-19 vaccines to and within Africa. The Nairobi-hubbed airline, operating…

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Astral adds first B767F through ATSG deal

By Damian Brett

African cargo airline Astral Aviation has expanded its fleet to include B767F aircraft through a deal with lessor ATSG. A…

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Astral teams up with Drone Delivery Canada to target Kenya market

By Damian Brett

Drone Delivery Canada (DDC) and Africa-based freighter operator Astral Aviation’s drone division are teaming up to potentially launch drone operations…

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