Seven Star-ISMS for Astral Aviation
The Star Navigation Systems Group has signed a sales agreement with Astral Aviation of Kenya to purchase seven units of the Star-ISMS (in-flight safety monitoring system) for seven of its cargo fleet, with an option of a further three aircraft in the next twelve months.
The total value of the contract is USD 1.2 million over the five-year term for the seven aircraft. Star will receive a deposit of USD 40,000 on the order over the next four months.
Astral is a member of the Africa Airlines Association (Afraa), the International Air Cargo Association (Tiaca) and the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KNCCI).
Astral operates a variety of aircraft in its intra-African, Middle Eastern, Asian and European network, which includes 50 destinations. (cj)