Growing Boeing's African footprint with President, Middle East, Turkey, and Africa, Kuljit Ghata-Aura
This episode was recorded on location in Magical Kenya, where AviaDev attended the AFRAA aviation stakeholders convention.
Kuljit Ghata-Aura is President, Boeing Middle East, Turkey, and Africa. Kuljit is a relatively new name and face in the African aviation industry, but his experience and African roots are deep as we discover on the podcast.
Together, we discuss:
🛫 Boeing's huge African footprint and the long-term outlook for the continent.
✈️ The aircraft types that will be needed for growth in Africa and whether that will be the single-aisle 737 family or the wide-body aircraft
🌍 The challenges and opportunities that will determine the growth of the African aviation market?
📦 The freighter market and interest in passenger to freighter conversions. Is this a long-term trend?
🌿 Sustainability. How Boeing is supporting the shift to sustainability and the technologies it believes will support the transformation
🤝 If you would like to connect with Kuljit, click here
🛫 This episode is an exclusive, guest presented by Kojo Bentum Williams the editor of Voyagesafriq and the host of the VA tourism podcast, which you should all subscribe to at this link: https://thetourismpodcast.podbean.com/
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