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Iberia strengthens France and Morocco for the winter

Iberia has unveiled its short and medium-haul flights program for the upcoming winter season, with more flights, more convenient flight schedules and better connections. France will benefit from additional flights to and from Bordeaux, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes and Nice, while frequencies will be added to Marrakech and Casablanca. France will …

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EasyJet: Novelties in France and Morocco

The low cost airline easyJet will launch in the autumn nine new routes from Nantes, Nice, Toulouse, Bordeaux and Lyon, including six to Morocco – where other routes are planned. From the end of October 2019, the British specialist of the cheap flight will propose at the airport of Nantes-Atlantique …

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Thyssenkrupp Aerospace inaugurates its first site

The German company Thyssenkrupp Aerospace inaugurated, in Casablanca, its first site of distribution and transformation of raw materials in Morocco. On an area of ​​3,500 m², this new site, located in the industrial park Ouled Salah, near the industrial area of ​​Casablanca Airport, includes a warehouse, a production hall and …

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Handling: Swissport wins 15 airports

Swissport strengthens in Morocco. The Swiss specialist handling has recently won the licenses of fifteen Moroccan airports. The National Office of Airports (ONDA) has officially retained it after a call for tenders. But the new license will only take effect from October 1st for a period of 7 years. Swissport …

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Thomas Cook Airlines will connect London to Marrakech

After the Marrakech-Manchester line, Thomas Cook Airlines will launch from 1 November an air link between London Gatwick airport and Marrakech. The flights will be operated twice a week, every Tuesday and Friday, aboard an Airbus A321 with a capacity of 221 passengers. The service will be carried out until …

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Boeing: A new flaw of the 737 Max detected

The US Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) has announced a new flaw in the 737 Max that Boeing must resolve before the aircraft goes back into service. Last week, FAA pilots tested a flight simulator for false activations of the anti-stall software that hit Max’s nose, the US press reported Thursday …

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SGS joins forces with TDM Aerospace

The Swiss goods inspection specialist SGS announced that it has entered into a partnership with the Moroccan-owned aerospace supplier, TDM Aerospace, for certification and testing services. Partnership signed at the Paris Air Show allows SGS to integrate its services into the production processes of TDM. Specifically, SGS will operate the …

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RAM launches direct link Casablanca-Boston

Royal Air Maroc (RAM) arrives in Boston. After New York, Washington and Miami, the national company made Saturday its new direct service Casablanca-Boston, capital of Massachusetts (north-east), consolidating its network in the US market. The first flight from Casablanca’s Mohammed V airport landed on the tarmac at Logan International Airport …

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Air traffic rising sharply over the beginning of the year

The cumulative air traffic from January to the end of May 2019 increased by 8.51%, with double-digit growth for Marrakech Menara airports (+20.80%), Fez Saiss (+11.05%), Tangier Ibn Battouta (+13.73%), Rabat Salé (+15.34%) and Dakhla (+30.09%). According to data from the National Airport Authority (ONDA), in May 2019, the Kingdom’s …

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