HUMANITARIAN

748 Air Services (K) Ltd was initially founded with the intention of providing valuable services to the humanitarian sector. To date, we continue to service the needs of the humanitarian sector Read more

748 Air Services (K) Ltd was initially founded with the intention of providing valuable services to the humanitarian sector. To date, we continue to service the needs of the humanitarian sector in different hardship regions in East and Central Africa by providing delivery of:

●Emergency Food and Supplies.

●Emergency extraction of personnel in conflict areas.

●Development supplies and support equipment.

NATURAL RESOURCE

748 Air Services (K) Ltd has also catered to the natural resource sector, specifically oil and gas clients. Our clients have included; Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS), Dar Petroleum Operating Read more

748 Air Services (K) Ltd has also catered to the natural resource sector, specifically oil and gas clients. Our clients have included; Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS), Dar Petroleum Operating Company (DPOC), and Greater Pioneer Operating Company (GPOC) among others.

Government

748 Air Services (K) Ltd continues to provide fast, reliable transportation for the various governments in the countries of operation. We are able to make aircraft available on demand Read more

748 Air Services (K) Ltd continues to provide fast, reliable transportation for the various governments in the countries of operation. We are able to make aircraft available on demand without any of the hassles involved with conventional airlines and are thus able to provide this sector with the service and speed they require.
In addition, our highly versatile fleet of aircraft enables us to provide safe, cost effective solutions for both cargo and passenger movements in a timely and efficient manner.
Air charter services are available for the following:

●Movement of perishables quickly to the desired destination.

●Movement of large cargo consignments.

●Transportation of passengers.

Client Testimonials

Director, UNSOA. (CHAD)

The 748 Air Services is a strong performer, cost effective on the passengers and cargo side on our major routes. They provided an excellent support when the Mission had to deal with mass evacuation due to its flexibility to be configured within short notice. The aircraft met the Mission requirements, the crew and the management are doing a very good job for UNSOA. Well done 748 Air Services and its crew members.

Director, UNSOA. (CHAD)

Representative and Country Director, WFP (KENYA)

We would like to thank you and your team for the excellent service delivered for the special flight of the President of Germany and his delegation from Nairobi to Kakuma and return. We observed with admiration how the members of the delegation appreciated the service and the sense of professionalism exhibited by both the flight crew and ground crew. WFP appreciates your special effort and hope that you realize how much it contributes to the overall success of UNHAS and the positive image of WFP.

Representative and Country Director, WFP (KENYA)

Chief Aviation Services, UNSOS (SOMALIA)

During the contracted period, 748 Air Services provided an excellent support to the Mission for the movement of the passengers and cargo beyond normal expectations. On several conditions, 748 Air Services has been involved in carrying VIPs including UN Secretary General in the Horn of Africa with great success.

Chief Aviation Services, UNSOS (SOMALIA)

Logistics Coordinator, GOAL South Sudan Programme (SOUTH SUDAN)

748 Air Services is our preferred flight charter provider due to their wide range of aircraft types, professionalism in the flight industry, competitive cost ranges, reliability and efficiency in their work.

Logistics Coordinator, GOAL South Sudan Programme (SOUTH SUDAN)

Managing Director, Kampala Executive Aviation (UGANDA)

Having worked with 748 Air Services, we found them professional, reliable and trustworthy. They provided quality services. We were satisfied with their capability.

Managing Director, Kampala Executive Aviation (UGANDA)

Programme Manager, Christian Aid (SOUTH SUDAN)

We thank 748 Air Services for the tremendous support and assistance you gave us during the recent difficult security situation in Western Upper Nile. We would also like to say how much we value 748;s willingness to assist people in these situations and to go the extra mile with your professionalism and competent attitude in times of crisis.

Programme Manager, Christian Aid (SOUTH SUDAN)

Head of Logistics and Procurement, IOM (JUBA)

IOM strongly recommends this air service as a very good service with their high corporations.

Head of Logistics and Procurement, IOM (JUBA)

OIC, UNSOA (DRC)

The crew provided excellent support in a professional and timely manner beyond any reproach. Good performance was always observed.

OIC, UNSOA (DRC)

Air Transport Officer, WFP (MALI)

Always Punctual with great coordination.

Air Transport Officer, WFP (MALI)

Head of Operations, Equity Bank (SOUTH SUDAN)

748 Air Services is our preferred supplier for air service, their efficiency, reliability and excellent communication is consistent and appreciated by us. They have been accommodating and they have serve our needs very well.

Head of Operations, Equity Bank (SOUTH SUDAN)

Aviation Officer, UNHAS (MALI)

Despite the many curve balls you have always displayed excellent professionalism and team work. We are grateful here at UNHAS.

Aviation Officer, UNHAS (MALI)

Air Transport Officer, WFP (CHAD)

748 Air Services demonstrated great dispatch reliability complimented with punctuality and flexibility and as per the technical offer had very good payload based on airfield conditions.

Air Transport Officer, WFP (CHAD)

Head of Mission, EUCAP (SOMALIA)

748 Air Services has worked hard and had a lasting effect on EUCAP Somalia mission members, Mission operational effectiveness and wider EU engagement in Somalia.

Head of Mission, EUCAP (SOMALIA)

Horn Petroleum-Drilling Manager, (SOMALIA).

748 Air Services has never missed a flight, they always had their paper in place and performed the flight in a timely and professional manner. During out time together we have enjoyed a cordial working relationship with 748 Air Services, they have been flexible, accommodative and very professional.

Horn Petroleum-Drilling Manager, (SOMALIA).

Regional Representative, IOM (JUBA)

The IOM has had a contract with 748 Air Services for more than 10 years. There service has been excellent in support to IOM’s resettlement and repatriation operations throughout these years.

Regional Representative, IOM (JUBA)

Air Transport Officer, WFP (DRC)

They have a great knowledge of their areas of operation and cooperate well with our requirements. We acknowledge the great adherence to our policies.

Air Transport Officer, WFP (DRC)

OUR FLEET

The company prides itself in owning aircraft(s) of different types and specifications.

OUR FOOTPRINT

748 Air Services Ltd has established field operations in East and Central Africa to cater for the humanitarian needs. The field operations include, but are not limited to:

  • NAIROBI – KENYA

    Nairobi is the Capital City of Kenya and is regarded as “The city in the sun.” It is situated in South-Central Kenya, 140 Kilometers (87 miles) south of the Equator. It is surrounded by 113 km² ( 70 mi²) of plains, cliffs and forest that makes up the city’s Nairobi National Park which is home to wild animals such as Zebras, Wildebeests, Buffalo, Giraffes, Lions, Cheetahs, Hippos, Rhinos among others. 
    748 Air Services (K) Ltd operation in Kenya is based in Nairobi with a Dash 8-Q400 of registration 5Y-FSC and two Dash 8-100 aircrafts of registration 5Y-IHO and 5Y –MTG for WFP UNHAS.
    748 Air Services (K) Ltd also operates another Dash 8-100 of registration 5Y- JGM for the EU.

  • GOMA – DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

    Goma is the capital of North Kivu province in the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is located on the Northern shore of Lake Kivu, next to the Rwandan city of Gisenyi. The lake and the two cities are in the Albertine Rift, the western branch of the East African Rift system.
    748 Air Services (K) Ltd operation in DRC is based in Goma with a Dash 8 -100 registration, 5Y-WAJ providing services to UNHAS DRC operation. The locations served by the 748 operation include Bunia, Beni, Bukavu, and Kalemi.This involves the movement of passengers and cargo to different destinations.

  • JUBA - SOUTH SUDAN

    Juba is the capital and largest city of South Sudan. The city is situated on the White Nile and also serves as the capital of Jubek State. 748 Air Services (K) Ltd was incorporated in South Sudan in 2006 and has since maintained its operation in South Sudan, serving the humanitarian sector both on an ad-hoc and on contract basis. To support WFP UNHAS services, 748 Air Services (K) Ltd operates a Dash 8 – Q400 with a capacity of 76 passengers. The services of the Dash 8-Q400 has enhanced quick and reliable movement of passengers in South Sudan.
    The Dash 8-Q400 aircraft has become the backbone of UNHAS operation and its reliability is key to meeting UNHAS South Sudan targets. The aircraft has proved to be reliable, serving different locations such as Wau, Aweil, Malakal, Rumbek and Ajwanthong.
    Other than UNHAS, 748 Air Services (K) Ltd ad-hoc clients include WHO, IOM, UNHCR among others.

  • N’DJAMENA – CHAD

    N’Djamena is the capital and largest city of Chad. A port on the Chari River, near the confluence with the Logone River, it directly faces the Cameroonian town of Kousséri, to which the city is connected by a bridge.
    748 Air Services (K) Ltd operates 2 Grand Caravan aircraft to support WFP UNHAS operations in Chad. One aircraft of registration 5Y –FAJ is based in N’djamena with the other one 5Y-ZBL based in Goz Beida.

  • NIAMEY – NIGER

    Niamey is the capital and largest city of Niger, a West African country. Niamey lies on the Niger River, primarily situated on the east bank. The North is covered by semi deserts and large deserts while the South is dominated by Savannahs. Wildlife includes buffaloes, elephants, West African lion, Northwest African cheetah, roan, antelopes and warthogs. Paleontologists in 2007 discovered remains of a dinosaur in the Agadez area in Niger.
    748 Air Services (K) Ltd is based in Niamey operating a Dash 8 -100 registration 5Y-MCJ for WFP UNHAS. Our operational services in Niger have been exceptional with minimal interruption to UNHAS operations. Our reliability and consistency has earned us recognition by the operators

  • MOGADISHU – SOMALIA

    Mogadishu, is the capital and most populous city of Somalia. Located in the Coastal Banadir region on the Somali Sea, the city has served as an important port. Many important national institutions are based in Mogadishu. It is the seat of the Federal Government of Somalia established in 2012.
    748 Air Services (K) Ltd operates a Dash 8 – Q400 of registration number 5Y-VVI for UNSOS Somalia that flies to Nairobi 5 times a week. We also operate a Dash 8- 100 of registration number 5Y-DHC for UNHAS Somalia which is based in Mogadishu.
    The Dash 8-Q400 has provided an economic operation to our client. With its speed coupled with lower operational cost than a jet, the aircraft is able to move passengers between Nairobi and Mogadishu in almost the same time as a jet aircraft.
    The Dash 8 -100 also provides cargo support to UNHAS Somalia.Our flexibility of delivering cargo with minimum interruption has been greatly valued.

  • BAMAKO - MALI

    Mali is a landlocked country in West Africa and is the eighth-largest country in Africa. Most of the country lies in the southern Sahara Desert, which produces an extremely hot, dust-laden Sudanian savanna zone. Mali boasts 29 airports of which 8 have paved runways. 748 Air Services (K) Ltd operates Grand Caravan of registration number 5Y-MJM for WFP -UNHAS operations. The aircraft is based in Bamako or Mopti.

Translate »