Founder and Chief Executive Officer, VIA Aviation (formerly ‘TanJets’) – Tanzania, Susan Mashibe
“We pride ourselves by proving that Africa can be professional, can be ethical, and can provide the highest level of service in the industry. As an African woman, it gives me pleasure to prove that women can do it.”
VIA Aviation is a private jet logistics firm, the first of its kind in Tanzania. Previously Tanzanite Jet Centre, VIA Aviation provides clearance permits and ground handling services for companies and individuals that own and operate private jets. The company obtains overflight and landing permits for its clients as well as providing ground handling services that include refuelling, cleaning and servicing of aircraft, meet & greet support, customs and immigration assistance, catering, and local accommodation and transportation.
VIA Aviation’s clients include Fortune 500 company executives, military flights, monarchs, Heads of States and international celebrities. VIA Aviation intends to expand its operations and presence to 20 new African countries over the next 5 years, while continuing to provide coordination services across all African and Middle Eastern markets.