RwandAir will open a second hub in Cotonou (Benin), West Africa Sept. 30 and establish a joint venture (JV) airline.  The carrier plans to base two Boeing 737s in Cotonou. RwandAir has also been granted seventh freedom rights by the Benin government. Seventh freedom rights allow an airline to base operations outside its home base and operate between its seventh freedom base and a third country without returning to its country. The governments of Benin and Rwanda also have signed an ...

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