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Should the Afghan government continue to subsidize Ariana Airlines?

Ariana Airlines, Afghanistan’s only national airline, is reportedly using rented planes from abroad and not of their own fleet. Officials at Kabul International Airport have said that Ariana primarily uses three Pamir Airline planes and two 320 Airbuses rented from

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Safi Airways accredited for high safety standards

Afghanistan’s private international airline, Safi Airways, has been accredited for maintaining high safety standards. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Prato Captain Pierfranco said the airline company’s vision was to operate a state-of-the-art commercial airline from Afghanistan in line with international industry

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US government lifts ban on Kam Air

The US government has lifted ban on Afghanistan’s first and major private airline company, Kam Air, who was accused of ferrying large quantities of opium on civilian flights. The ban on Kam Air was suspended by the US government in

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Emirates to launch flight services in Afghanistan within four months

Emirates Airlines has expressed interest to launch flight services in Afghanistan within four months, said Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs officials. “After negotiations the company decided that it will start its services in Afghanistan. Emirates has sent a schedule and

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Safi Airways to offer new catering services to its economy and business classes

Safi Airways is ready to set itself apart from its competitors by launching new catering services to its business and economy class passengers in mid-June of this year. According to Marketing Manager Naeem Mahamoor, business class passengers will be welcomed

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Afghan businesses plan to expand, despite post-2014 uncertainty

What will happen to Afghanistan’s security after 2014 when foreign forces will withdraw from Afghanistan? Many Afghans are anxious about the answer to this question. What will be the situation of security post 2014 creates anxiety when it comes to

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Kam Air’s blacklisting suspended

The United States of America have suspended the blacklisting of Afghanistan’s first and major private airline company, Kam Air, who has been alleged for involvement in opium trafficking. “It is an appropriate, logical course of action at this time for

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Domestic flight to Badakhshan launches after 3 years

East Horizon’ first plane, carrying 44 passengers, landed at Badakhshan airport. Three years ago, Ariana airlines, Kam Air and Pamir cancelled their flights to Badakshan. The province received flights only from the UN and military forces. This was the first

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Kam Air suspends flights to UAE

Kam Air has suspended flights to the United Arab Emirates citing the price dumping strategy of the foreign airlines as the main reason. The airline officials blamed the government for allowing foreign companies to offer prices at unfairly low rates,

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UAE envoy urges the government to take charge of Ariana’s recent dispute

Officials at Afghanistan’s Embassy in the United Arab Emirates called on the government to step in on the dispute between the Afghan state carrier Ariana Airlines and the UAE-based group Airlines Company, saying it is in the dark on the

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Ariana Airline slapped with USD 10mn fine

Ariana Airline faces USD 10mn in fines from a court in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Afghanistan Ministry of Transport and Aviation received the verdict from Sharjah a month ago. Yalda Natiq, chief of the external affairs at the Ministry

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Kunduz Airport’s Runway Inaugurated

Funded by Germany, a USD 5mn runway was inaugurated in Kunduz, said Sayed Anwar Sadat, manager at the Kunduz Airport. The runway is 2km long and 45m wide and is built in accordance with international standards. Kunduz is situation in

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