“No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.” This American proverb fits perfectly with Uganda’s revived national carrier that had last taken to the skies close to two decades ago and it is now all history.
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Uganda Airlines revival: How it will impact both the domestic and regional economies

“No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.” This American proverb fits perfectly with Uganda’s revived national carrier that had last taken to the skies close to two decades ago and it is now all history. The Journey Uganda airlines kick-started air operations fully owned by government of Uganda […]

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Uganda Airlines releases flying schedules

After launching inaugural flights to most destinations around East Africa, Uganda Airlines has released its flight schedules for commercial flights. Posting on their Facebook page, the carrier’s schedules are: •NAIROBI Twice Daily •JUBA Daily •DAR ES SALAAM Daily (Except Wednesday) •MOGADISHU 4 times Weekly Uganda Airlines took to the skies on August 28 to resume […]

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Mbarara-Kampala highway Transport normalises as Global buses return

Transport fares from Mbrarara to Kampala are normalising as Global Coaches buses come back on the road after temporarily suspending business yesterday. Global Coaches buses operations were suspended after the Transport Licensing Board ordered the company’s drivers to report to the agency and have their driving permits verified. Seizing the moment, other bus companies plying […]

The cable car is aimed at primarily facilitating visits among older tourists
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Swedish ‘President’ disagrees with erecting Cable Cars on Mt. Kilimanjaro

For the President of the Swedish-Southern Africa Chamber of Commerce,  Asa Jarskog, Mount Kilimanjaro is indeed the ‘cherry on the cake’! “I have an adventurous personality. I’ve been in Rwanda to see the gorillas, Victoria Falls and Caves in Zimbabwe, but climbing Mount Kilimanjaro was the cherry on the cake,” says Jarskog, after successfully reaching […]

Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) Manager Public Affairs Vianney Luggya
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Uganda Air traffic registering exponential growth – UCAA

Air traffic in Uganda is registering exponential growth, something that necessitated the current expansion of Entebbe International Airport. While talking to East African Business Week Digital in Entebbe on August 15, Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) Manager Public Affairs Vianney Mpungu Luggya noted that passenger traffic and cargo volumes have been steadily growing over the […]