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Air Tanzania Eyes Nigeria and Ghana Routes in 2023

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Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) is the national airline of Tanzania, carrying with it the national treasure and pride of Mt Kilimanjaro as its slogan - ‘The Wings of Kilimanjaro’.

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Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) will start flying to Nigeria and Ghana in 2023. It also plans flights to the cities of Goma and Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Ladislaus Matindi, managing director of ATCL, also noted that the national airline would enhance domestic routes.

ATCL is a government-owned airline with a fleet of 12 aircrafts; one Dash 8-Q300, five Dash 8-Q400, four Airbus A220-300 and two Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. Before the end of 2023, the airline expects to add to the fleet; one Dash 8 Q400, two Boeing 737 Max – 9, one Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner and one Boeing 767 Freighter.

Air Tanzania currently operates more than 10 domestic destinations from Dar es Salaam hub: Dodoma, Kilimanjaro, Kigoma, Mpanda, Geita, Mbeya, Mtwara, Mwanza, Bukoba, Songea, Tabora, Iringa, Arusha and Zanzibar.

Beyond Tanzania, ATCL operates to Mumbai (India), Lubumbashi (DRC), Nairobi (Kenya), Hahaya (Comoros), Ndola and Lusaka (Zambia), Harare (Zimbabwe), Bujumbura (Burundi), Entebbe (Uganda). Soon we will be adding, Dzaoudzi (Mayotte), Dubai (UAE), Juba (Southern Sudan), Johannesburg (South Africa), Lagos (Nigeria), Accra (Ghana), and London (United Kingdom).


 

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