SA Express, the Johannesburg-based regional, announced the Feb. 1 launch of Congo Express, a joint venture with BizAfrika Congo that will serve Lubumbashi, Kinshasa and Mbuji Mayi with a CRJ200. "We plan on growing the domestic routes to serve other airports within the DRC, followed by an extension of services beyond the borders of the DRC," MD Didier Kindambu said. SA Express will hold 49% of the new airline and the livery will reflect that of XZ but feature the light blue and yellow of the ...

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