Showing posts with label Pimentel Araújo. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Pimentel Araújo. Show all posts

Sunday, February 3, 2013

► ANGOLA: TAAG set to order 3 additional 777-300ERs for delivery from 2019 onwards.

TAAG logoOn the back of an 11% increase in passenger numbers posted for 2012, TAAG Linhas Aéreas de Angola (DT), Angola's national carrier, is to purchase an additional three Boeing 777-300ERs due for delivery from 2019/2020.

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

■ ANGOLA: TAAG's first Green Initative pays off handsomely with savings of $35mln.

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Angolan national carrier, TAAG Linhas Aéreas de Angola (DT), over the period between November 2011 and late 2012, was able to save USD35million (AOA3.5billion) following the successful implementation of its first Green program to reduce fuel consumption and carbon emissions said the company's CEO, Pimentel Araújo, in his year-end message.

Friday, January 4, 2013

■ ANGOLA: TAAG in for tough times as air crews go on strike and hefty layoffs loom.

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The precarious financial situation at TAAG Linhas Aéreas de Angola (DT), is about to bring the company to a difficult juncture as aircrews embarked on a strike Thursday 3 January 2013 over demands for better salaries, life and health insurance, medical aid for both them and their families locally and abroad as well as training of technicians. Pimentel Araújo, the CEO of  TAAG, has called for direct talks, an offer spurned by the flight crews union.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

● ANGOLA: TAAG, Pimentel Araújo elected to Chairmanship of AFRAA.

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Linhas Aéreas de Angola better known as TAAG Angolan Airlines (DT) were this week elected to the chairmanship of the Executive Committee of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA), during their recently ended 44th Annual General Meeting held in Johannesburg, South Africa.