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Air Zimbabwe Hovering in Dismay

The national airline of Zimbabwe is still suspended and is hovering in dismay due to the vigorous strike of pilots. The airline that was considered to be the first priority for traveling to Zimbabwe from the UK is not in operations since July 29, 2011 thus shattering the confidence of many loyal passengers....

Sunday Flight Called off by Air Zimbabwe

Another week of despair! Air Zimbabwe pilot strike is still in full swing as the grounded national carrier of Zimbabwe has recently announced the Sunday, August 14, 2011 flight being cancelled. Air Zimbabwe Logo Passengers who were booked on this flight that was scheduled to fly out from the Gatwick...

Air Zimbabwe Pilot Strike Cancels Thursday Flight

The long heaped pilot rage is overshadowing the national airline of Zimbabwe. According to the latest update, Air Zimbabwe has regretfully announced to cancel UM725 that was scheduled to fly from London Gatwick to Harare on this Thursday, August 11, 2011 as the strike is still on. Air Zimbabwe Plane Passengers...

Air Zimbabwe Strike Still Stranded

The besieged airline of Zimbabwe is still at the hands of its crew despite the hope of the critical issue being resolved. The Air Zimbabwe pilot strike has entered its tenth day today on Monday August 08, 2011. Pilots demand their share of US$200,000 each from the airline before returning back to work....

Air Zimbabwe Strike – A Brief History

It seems it’s a tradition for Air Zimbabwe crew to go on a strike at least twice a year. The airline has had a notorious history of remarkable strikes that caused momentous hassle to thousands of passengers. However, country’s economic crisis and the significant amount of debt the company is in contribute...

Update: Air Zimbabwe

As stated by a local news agency, the Zimbabwe based airline Air Zimbabwe is close to a possible getting grounded. The report also says that this is only future if the share holders fails to bail the airline from current crises. The instance of the home carrier of Zambia is good enough in this aspect....

Air Zim Pilots still on Strike

The long days of disappointment seem near an end as Air Zimbabwe staff on strike can now see a solution to the problem as the Zimbabwean administration has agreed to pour the needed amount of approx four million US dollars in the deep in problem airline. As of Now it cannot be assured but in any case,...

Sudden Fare Hike by Air Zimbabwe leaves Travelers in search of other options

We all know that the one carrier that has been dominating the skies over Zimbabwe, especially as far as direct flights are concerned, is Air Zimbabwe (UM). The country’s national carrier, Air Zimbabwe also referred as ‘Air Zim’ that offers flights to Harare from London Gatwick Airport, twice weekly...

Air Zimbabwe May Buy Four New Planes

According to Afriquejet.com Zimbabwe’s national carrier and the operator of only direct flights to Harare – Air Zimbabwe is to buy four new planes with about US$ 500 million. As Air Zimbabwe is the only direct flights to Harare and domestic and regional operator of flights to Bulawayo as...

Zimbabwe celebrates as strike is over

September 08, 2010 the strike of Air Zimbabwe Pilots attracted attention from nearly all world media, as the state-owned carrier’s 60 pilots and cabin crew went on strike pressing for the payment of their outstanding allowances. The Zimbabwe (Capital Harare) based airline, has famous routes for destinations...

Air zimbabwe Pilot’s strike over

AIR Zimbabwe says it is resuming domestic and international flights on Friday after resolving a pay dispute with pilots and cabin crew on Wednesday evening.The state-owned carrier’s 60 pilots and cabin crew went on strike on September 8 pressing for the payment of their outstanding allowances. The...

Air Zimbabwe pilots have been summoned

Air Zimbabwe pilots have been summoned for a disciplinary hearing at the national airline’s headquarters today and unconfirmed reports say management has ordered them to surrender all company assets in their possession.As the airline’s problems mount, another group of workers issued threats to join...

karen mousley won the air zimbabwe knock out competition

Karen Mousley won the Air Zimbabwe Knock out competition at the prestigious centennial show in Harare.The speed competition was against 16 other riders and Mousley on a borrowed horse — Autum Edition— reigned supreme.Mousley was a member of the Kenya show jumping team that competed at the event with:...