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As part of the commemoration marking the International Civil Aviation Day (ICAD) on 7 December 2019 and the 75 anniversary of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA)  is  conducting an essay competition centered on the theme  THE ROLES OF NATIONAL CARRIER- AIR TANZANIA IN NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT .  TCAA  is a corporate body, established under the Civil Aviation Act, CAP 80 (R.E 2006). The Act mandates the Authority to regulate economic, safety and security aspect s  of the civil aviation industry as well as providing air navigation services in the United Republic of Tanzania. PRIZES Top three winners will get laptop prizes. ELIGIBILITY Tanzanian primary or secondary schools’ pupils between the age of 10- 13 years. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES ·   Each participant is permitted to submit only one individual entry. ·   It must be an original work of the participant. ·   It should not have previously been submi

Precision Air Now Eyes Chato and Dodoma.

Tanzania leading Airline Precision Air, is considering to start flights to the capital city of Tanzania Dodoma and Chato in Geita. The airline, which was established 25 years ago is currently operating to 10 domestic destinations. Speaking to the press in his office Precision Air’s Marketing and Corporate Affairs Manager, Mr. Hillary Mremi said, Precision has identified the potential market on those two routes and already has started plans to analyze the market so as to design suitable schedule. “There have been key developments in these two destinations, on one hand, the fact that the Government is moving to Dodoma definitely there is going to be a big movement of people to and from Dodoma. Precision Air As the best scheduled airline and the only AITA member in Tanzania, we are considering to start flights to Dodoma so as to provide connection for our passengers from our wide network.” Mr. Mremi Explained. Speaking on Precision Air consideration to start flights to Chato,

Air Tanzania signs a 5 years IFE contract with Inflight Dublin.

Air Tanzania has signed the contract for 5 years This new IFE offering will be available onboard Air Tanzania’s fleet from June 2018. Inflight Dublin, the global IFE and wireless provider, has recently signed a contract with Air Tanzania to provide the latest content offering onboard its new fleet. This new content agreement includes the latest Hollywood movies, international and local titles, classic TV shows, broad audio selection and a range of broadcast shows.  All content will be streamed via embedded Panasonic EX3 systems, which will certainly elevate inflight service. Inflight Dublin will provide additional audio services such as pre-recorded announcements and boarding music. Air Tanzania has signed the contract for 5 years with an aim to significantly improve the airline’s passenger experience by offering IFE. “This new content services agreement represents exciting inflight entertainment growth opportunities for Air Tanzania and a commitment to provide the


The Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority invites candidates to be sponsored by the Training Fund for pilot training for the financial year 2017/2018. The candidate should meet the following criteria: (i)            She/he must be a Tanzanian citizen; (ii)          able to communicate thoroughly in spoken and written English (iii)         must not be older than 25 years at the time of application (iv)         outgoing and of a strong character, with a conviction and adaption                to a high risk industry/environment (v)          Must be a graduate of Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree Please note the shortlisted candidates must sit for and pass a written aptitude test followed by an oral interview. Furthermore, they will be required to undergo medical examination to establish their fitness to undertake such training. All tests and medical examinations will be undertaken by qualified technical personnel and designated medical examiners. Also, all

Airbus and Bombardier Announce C Series Partnership

Airbus to acquire majority stake in the C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership ·         Partnership brings together two complementary product lines, with 100-150 seat market segment expected to represent more than 6,000 new aircraft over the next 20 years ·         Combination of Airbus’ global reach and scale with Bombardier’s newest aircraft family to create significant value for customers, suppliers, employees and shareholders ·         Significant C Series production costs savings anticipated by leveraging Airbus’ supply chain expertise ·         Commitment to Québec: C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership headquarters and primary assembly to remain in Québec, with the support of both companies’ global supply chains ·         Airbus’ global industrial footprint expands with the C Series Final Assembly Line in Canada, resulting in a positive impact on operations in Québec and across the country ·         Growing market for C Series results in second Final Assembly Line i

Precision Air to fly Scheduled Flights to Serengeti effective from 1st October 2017

Tanzania leading airline Precision Air Services PLC, has announced the launch of scheduled flights to Serengeti National Park effective from 1st October 2017. The flights will be from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam direct to Serengeti every Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The announcement comes few weeks after the airline announced the  launch of scheduled flights to Kahama  effective from 5th September 2017. The announcement found on the airline's website is here quoted: "Dear Customer, Effective from 1st October 2017, Precision Air will start operating scheduled flights to Serengeti National Park. Fly from Zanzibar OR Dar es Salaam direct to Serengeti every Monday,Wednesday,Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy your time in the park or at the beach and let us worry about your flight." End of quote; Precision Air seems to spread its wings all over the Tanzanian space providing affordable and reliable air travel services to its customers. The


JOB VACANCY Precision Air Services Plc wishes to  invite applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill in this challenging position.   POSITION: TECHNICAL DIRECTOR REPORTS TO: GROUP MANAGING DIRECTOR & CEO DUTY STATION: DAR ES SALAAM ROLE PURPOSE OF THE STATEMENT: The Technical Director is responsible and accountable to the Group Managing Director and Chief Executive for the day-to-day operations and activities of the Technical Department. His primary function is to plan for the company fleet expansion and play his role in the implementation and to timely provide serviceable Aircraft for commercial purposes in accordance with the relevant Airworthiness requirements and company aspirations. He accomplishes his duties through delegation of authority to Divisional Managers who are responsible for the day-to-day running of their divisions’ activities MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Engineering background coupled with:-  Seven years Airline Engineeri

Air Tanzania goes for Hitit reservation ticketing system.

Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) has ordered a $67,000 (Sh147 million) reservation ticketing system from Turkey. The system installation aims to help the company avoid irregularities in ticket sales and improve services to customers, according to ATCL managing director Ladislaus Matindi. "We signed a contract with an Istanbul-based Hitit Solutions Company over the past two weeks to offer the service. Training on the use of technology has started." The system was expected to become operational next month. He hopes the technology will leverage in tracing what happens in ticket sales, hence providing no chance for irregularities as it used to be. Works, Transport and Communications minister Makame Mbarawa last year suspended ATCL finance manager Stephen Kasubi over the loss of Sh715 million associated with irregularities in ticket sales. Prof Mbarawa said Mr Kasubi allegedly fraudulently facilitated a Comoro-based travel agency -- Salama World Travel Agency --

Pilots (PIC) vacancies at Precision Air

Precision Air Services Plc invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill in these challenging positions. Precision Air shall fully cover type rating costs for the successful candidates subject to specified terms and conditions of a service bond agreement. POSITION: PILOT IN COMAND ATR 42/72 REPORTS TO: FLEET MANAGER DUTY STATION: DAR ES SALAAM ROLE PURPOSE STATEMENT: To plan, supervise and execute company flights in accordance with legal and company policies and procedures for safe, efficient and economic conduct of flights. (a) Duties and Responsibilities i. It is the responsibility of the PIC to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the aircraft in all stages of ground and flight operations. Plan, and supervise the execution of company flights in accordance with legal and company policies and procedures, authorized checklists and to ensure safe, efficient and economical operation. ii. The PIC will co-ordinate the flight preparation according to direct