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Flying to Rwanda gets easier

Flying to Rwanda gets easier

Rwanda is actively working to grow its tourism sector in as sustainable a way as possible and the efforts are succeeding. RwandAir’s fleet is expanding and new flights and airlines are coming. HIGHLIGHTS RwandAir adds second B737-800 to its fleet, which will provide service to Johannesburg, Dubai and Lagos. With the planned 2015 opening of […]

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$100 departure tax on every flight?

$100 departure tax on every flight?

This week, the Air Transport Association (ATA), the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) came out against new taxes and fees proposed by the Transport Security Administration. Travel Agent Central reported that ATA opposed “the President’s proposals to impose a new $100 departure tax on every flight and […]

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