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''''Zimbabwe Airways''' is the flag carrier airline of Zimbabwe, headquartered on the property of Harare International Airport, in Harare.
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''''Zimbabwe Airways''' is a privately owned Zimbabwean airline of Zim, headquartered on the property of Harare International Airport, in Harare.
  
 
==Background==
 
==Background==
 
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The ownership of the airline is murky with Minister of Transport Joram Gumbo insisting that the airline is owned by a consortium of local and foreign-based Zimbabwean business people.  However, other publications contend that the airline is owned by President Robert Mugabe and his family.  The allegations came after the company registration documents were discovered to be missing at Company Registration.  The fact that Transport Minister [[Jorum Gumbo]] and [[Air Zimbabwe]] Chief Operating Officer [[Simba Chikore]] were influential in negotiating for the planes from Malaysia only raised the suspicions.
It rebranded from [[Air Zimbabwe]] after a deal was signed by chief operating officer, [[Simba Chikore]] which resulted in the delivery of four modern Boeing 777-200 planes from Malaysia Airlines.
 
  
 
==Key People==
 
==Key People==
 
*[[Ripton Muzenda]] - Group CEO
 
*[[Ripton Muzenda]] - Group CEO
 
*[[Simba Chikore]] - COO
 
*[[Simba Chikore]] - COO

Revision as of 13:13, 26 October 2017

Zimbabwe Airways
IATA ICAO Callsign
UM ZWA ZIMBABWE Airways
Founded2 April 1980 (1980-04-02)
Hubs
Company sloganZimbabwean hospitality in the skies
HeadquartersHarare International Airport, Harare, Zimbabwe
Key people
  •  (CEO)
Websitewww.airzimbabwe.aero

'Zimbabwe Airways is a privately owned Zimbabwean airline of Zim, headquartered on the property of Harare International Airport, in Harare.

Background

The ownership of the airline is murky with Minister of Transport Joram Gumbo insisting that the airline is owned by a consortium of local and foreign-based Zimbabwean business people. However, other publications contend that the airline is owned by President Robert Mugabe and his family. The allegations came after the company registration documents were discovered to be missing at Company Registration. The fact that Transport Minister Jorum Gumbo and Air Zimbabwe Chief Operating Officer Simba Chikore were influential in negotiating for the planes from Malaysia only raised the suspicions.

Key People