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Côte D’Ivoire gets US approval for direct flights

US approves directs flights to Côte D’Ivoire.
US approves directs flights to Côte D’Ivoire. Image by Clara Sanchiz / CC BY-SA 2.0

Côte D’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) has received authorisation from the US Transportation Security Administration to commence direct flights between the two countries. The news, announced by a senior official at Ivory Coast’s National Civil Aviation Authority, was a long time in the making – Côte D’Ivoire has been seeking this authorisation from the United States for 15 years. Read more: news24.com