AFEX-Lonrho: Turnaround Management in Sub-saharan Africa

AFEX-Lonrho Container

Albert R. Stutz, Owner & Partner, Vistamar June 18th, 2019 Turnaround management in adverse environment Chartered to an adverse region (Kenya and South Sudan) with the goal to bring more light into a money loosing company in ‚Remote Facility Management‘. The goal was to gain a comprehensive understanding what the strategic options for the future […]

Gibraltar 🇬🇮

Transafrica 2018 | Gibraltar | Rock of Gibraltar | Barbary Macaque | Monkeys

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 22 June 1, 2018 Ad-Dakhla – Gibraltar Flight distance: 953 nmHours in the air: 3.36 Rock Monkies Dakhla airport was empty when we arrived and despite a missing handler we were able to leave on time. Favourite winds brought us to Gibraltar, but we […]

Western Sahara ♰

Transafrica 2018 | Ad Dakhla, Western Sahara | Kite Surfing

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 21 May 31, 2018 Atâr – Ad-Dakhla Flight distance: 273 nm Hours in the air: 1.30 Kite Surfing Heaven Our last day in Mauritania started with an early rise. Our tour continued into the mountainous region of the Sahara with tricky roads bringing us […]

Mauritania 🇲🇷

Transafrica 2018 | Ad Dakhla, Western Sahara | Kite Surfing

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 20 May 28, 2018 Dakar – Atâr Flight distance: 439 nmHours in the air: 0.36 The vast grandness of the Sahara When deciding to go to he Sahara, we wanted it done the most direct way, which meant flying straight into the desert town […]

Senegal 🇸🇳

Transafrica 2018 | Dakar, Senegal | French Riviera African Style | Corniche

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 19 May 27, 2018 Banjul – Dakar Flight distance: 142 nmHours in the air: 0.36 French Riviera African Style We got up to a cool morning in Banjul, just barely 20 degrees, apparently less than in Switzerland and a clear sign that we are […]

The Gambia 🇬🇲

Transafrica 2018 | Banjul, the Gambia | visiting family | Gambia River

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 18 May 25, 2018 Bissau – Banjul Flight distance: 120 nmHours in the air: 0.30 Visiting family Well, I was way to nice yesterday when I praised the locals in Bissau. Again, lot’s of people seem to be involved with our flight and just […]

Guinea-Bissau 🇬🇼

Transafrica 2018 | Bissau, Guinea-Bissau | colonial atmosphere

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 17 May 24, 2018 Conakry – Bissau Flight distance: 198 nmHours in the air: 1.00 Colonial atmosphere Another short flight today which seemed to bring more of the same. Yet it turned out quite different. It started with the “welcome committee” at the airport […]

Guinea 🇵🇬

Transafrica 2018 | Conakry, Guinea | the Land of rivers | Grande Mosque de Conakry

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 16 May 23, 2018 Freetown – Conakry Flight distance: 77 nmHours in the air: 0.24 Land of rivers With only 24 minutes duration, our hop today was probably the shortest of all. One might think it’s not worth it, think Africa again, it would […]

Sierra Leone 🇸🇱

Transafrica 2018 | Freetown, Sierra Leone | the Land of Everything | Bunce Island | Slave Trade

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 15 May 21, 2018 Monrovia – Freetown Flight distance: 242 nmHours in the air: 0.36 The land of everything There was significant traffic getting out of Monrovia on the way to the airport which was 35 miles to the south. That and an unprepared […]

Liberia 🇱🇷

Transafrica 2018 | Monrovia, Liberia | the Land of the Free

Alficionado ✨ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 14 May 20, 2018 Abidjan – Monrovia Flight distance: 404 nmHours in the air: 1.40 The “Land of the Free” After having mostly moved towards west the last few days and with going into our fourth trip week we now are already heading slowly […]