Precision Air (IATA code PW) is a public listed Tanzanian airline. Precision Air is a leader in providing scheduled flight services to more than 17 destinations within and outside of Tanzania. The airline operates from its main hub Dar es Salaam.
Precision Air was privately owned until 2003, when Kenya Airways acquired a 49 percent stake, paying US $2 million. This was only weeks after its competitor South African Airways acquired a 49 percent stake in Air Tanzania for US $20 million. The remaining 51 percent was retained by Michael Shirima, the founder of Precision Air.
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Precision Air Flights
Precision Air flights are operated from their main hub in Dar es Salaam. The airline flies to more than 17 destinations. Looking for cheap Precision Air flights? Use the flight booking search tool at the top of this page to find cheap flights. Remember that wid-week flights ten to be cheaper than on say Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Precision Air Destinations
Famously known as the Green City, it is located in the southwest of Tanzania.
Dar es Salaam
Dar es Salaam is the largest city in Tanzania and commercial center of the country located at the coast of Indian Ocean, inhabited with more than 2,497,940 people.
Precision Air operates daily flights to Kilimanjaro. Kilimanjaro, located northeast of Tanzania is host to one of the most prominent land features in the World, Mount Kilimanjaro. It is the highest mountain in Africa, and rises approximately 4,900 meters (16,100 ft) from its base to 5,895 meters (19,341 ft) above sea level. Read more about Mount Kilimanjaro here.
Mombasa is located at the shore of Indian Ocean with some of the most beautiful beaches in Africa, luxurious hotels and and the sea is rich in marine life. Mombasa is extremely popular for vacations and family trips. There are many cheap flights to Mombasa.
Entebbe is a major town in Central Uganda. Located on a Lake Victoria peninsula. Entebbe is served by Entebbe International Airport, Uganda’s largest commercial and military airport. Entebbe International Airport links Uganda to many different destinations within and out of Africa.
Comoros is an archipelago of four beautiful islands deriving its name from the Arabic word ‘Qamar’ meaning Moon.
Bukoba is the capital town of Kagera located in the northwest of Tanzania. Situated on the shore of Lake Victoria, Bukoba lies only 1 degree south of the Equator and is Tanzania’s second largest port on the lake.
Kigoma region is located in the west of Tanzania along the shore of Lake Tanganyika, which border Tanzania from DRC to the west, the region also borders with Burundi from north.
Mtwara is a southern region of Tanzania which forms a boundary with Mozambique by the Ruvuma River. Said to be the doorway of tourism in the southeastern part of Tanzania, to the north, the Shangani area is surrounded by good beaches.
Zanzibar famously known as spice island, formed by two main island that are Unguja and Pemba and about 51 other islets inhabited with more than 984,625 people. With tropical weather Zanzibar is an extremely popular tourist destination. There are many cheap flights to Zandibar.
Mwanza is located in the northern part of Tanzania and the main harbor on Lake Victoria which borders Uganda to the North West and Kenya to the north east. Precision Air fly to Mwanza daily.
Nairobi needs no introduction. It is the largest city in Kenya and is also the capital of Kenya. Nairobi is the fourth largest city in Africa and most populated city in East Africa.
Lusaka, the capital city of Zambia is located in the southern part the country. Kenneth Kaunda International Airport offers various links to other destinations by air. There are several flights to Johannesburg, Dar es Salaam, Nairobi. Precision Air also serve these routes.
At the elevation of about 1000 meters above sea level lies the second largest city in Congo. Lubumbashi has a population of roughly t 1.5 million people. home to copper mining and the border city to Zambia. Languages widely spoken are Swahili, French and English, most people communicate in French though. You can book Precision Air flights to Lubumbashi.
Musoma borders Kenya and Uganda to the north with a total population of more than 104,851 people who involve themselves in fishing from Lake Victoria and growing cotton. Precision Air serves the region through Musoma Airport.
Situated at the northern part of Tanzania, Arusha is the centre of tourism in Tanzania and home to famous landscapes in the world such as Ngorongoro, Serengeti and Manyara. It is also regarded as the capital of East Africa.
The airline has a relatively modern fleet. As of Jan 2016 the average age of the fleet was 8.6 years.
In 2006 Precision Air commenced a fleet modernization program. The airline entered into a contract with ATR of France to deliver seven brand new state-of-the-art aircraft. The last aircraft in this order was delivered in September 2010.
In 2012 Precision Air embarked on a further fleet modernization program which saw the airline become the first operator in the world of the ATR 42-600.
The current fleet consists of:
5 ATR 72-500 With a capacity of 70 seats 3 ATR 42-500 With a capacity of 48 seats 1 ATR 42-600 With a capacity of 48 seats
Precision Air Agreements
Precision Air has an interline agreement with Qatar Airways, allowing the airline’s passengers to connect to other East African destinations such as Arusha and Zanzibar via Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es Salaam and Kilimanjaro International Airport.
Precision Air also has agreements for baggage and paper ticketing purposes with Alitalia, British Airways, TAAG Angola Airlines, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Gulf Air, Air Seychelles, Hahn Air, KLM, Kenya Airways, Swiss International Airlines, Egyptair, Air Malawi, South African Airways, SN Brussels Airlines, Saudia, LAM Mozambique Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airlines, RwandAir, Oman Air, Heli Air Monaco, and Zambezi Airlines