Infrastructure TRANSPORT

All the country’s domestic and international airports will be functional, modernized and well equipped with latest machinery and technologies

In progress
Sep 2019

Charles Prince Airport makeover begins September 22, 2019

The makeover of Charles Prince Airport has begun, as Government heightens efforts to build a new modern city in Mount Hampden. It is envisaged that the project would enable the airport to land short- to medium-range narrow-body airliners such as the Boeing 737. Government has started revamping the airport, with the runway almost done.

Jan 2019

Airzim suspends flights January 12, 2019

Air Zimbabwe (Airzim) has suspended flights up to mid-month because its only functional plane is undergoing maintenance.

Oct 2018

Air Zim resuscitation begins October 18, 2018

The resuscitation of Air Zimbabwe has started in earnest following the commencement of work by a Government appointed administrator to superintend over the national airline’s revival, a Cabinet Minister has said. Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Joel Biggie Matiza said Government had appointed Mr Reggie Saruchera of Grant Thornton Chartered Accountants as an administrator to revive Air Zimbabwe in terms of Reconstruction of State Indebted and Insolvency Companies Act.

Jul 2018

Air Zim to secure technical partner July 13, 2018

Cabinet is expected to make a major pronouncement on Air Zimbabwe, amid indications that an inter-ministerial task-force put together to find a lasting solution to the problems dogging the national flag carrier, is tying up its recommendations that include securing a technical partner.