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November 8, 2016

Second in a series Twenty-four hours of planes, trains and automobiles en route to West Africa. 06 NOV — OGO By far, the highlight of my weekend in New York City was my reunion with my friend, Ogo, of Senegal. We met five years ago when he graciously included me in his group going to [….../ ➝

April 3, 2014

Six major African airlines acquire new-generation long-range wide-bodied jets. It may be just a matter of time before they’re carrying US travelers to the Mother Continent. Together, Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus A350 represent the newest generation of jumbo jets — slightl.../ ➝

February 10, 2014

Some of Christendom’s holiest sites are in northern Ethiopia, where African Christians hewed cathedrals out of — and down into — mountains. But although they’ve stood for a millennium, their survival is not guaranteed. “And I say also unto thee that thou art Peter, and .../ ➝

December 12, 2012

The land in northern Ethiopia left behind by that country’s Jews was once known as the Kingdom of Gondar. The Ethiopian Jews are gone, but Gondar remains. Went last weekend down to the WorldBeat Cultural Center in San Diego’s Balboa Park to check out a photographic exhibit on Ethiopian Jews..../ ➝

April 27, 2011

South African Airways is dropping its flights between New York City and Dakar. Not the end of the world, but reason to take notice. Meanwhile, Delta’s hand in West Africa is about to get stronger. On May 1, South African Airways will begin direct, non-stop flights between New York City’s.../ ➝

March 1, 2011

The code-share partnership between JetBlue and South African Airways is getting an upgrade. For Americans interested in visiting the Mother Continent, this is very good news. We’ve reported in the past on how Delta Air Lines is setting itself up to become America’s air bridge to Africa. Well, th.../ ➝