An Air Senegal A330neo (Photo: Airbus)

Air Senegal Gets Africa’s First Airbus A330neo

Air Senegal, the flag carrier of Senegal based in Dakar, has taken delivery of its first Airbus A330-900neo from Airbus’ production line in Toulouse. Air Senegal is the first carrier in Africa to fly the next-generation Airbus aircraft and the airplane has been given the name “Casamance” after the Casamance region of Senegal. Air Senegal has plans to use the widebody jet on future medium to long-haul flights from its base at Dakar’s Blaise Diagne International Airport. The aircraft will…

U.S. Airlines Bring Relief Supplies, Evacuate Passengers in San Juan

At 6:54 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, United Airlines flight 2757 took off from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport bound for San Juan, Puerto Rico. When the Boeing 777-300ER touched down at 12:14 p.m. local time, airline employees onboard were greeted by the destruction Hurricane Maria left in its wake just…