BlueSky Airways

About BlueSky Airways

BlueSky Airways is establishing scheduled air transport and developing an aviation hub in Gaborone for Botswana and Southern Africa. We will provide excellent, professional, reliable and safe operations for our passengers and clients by adhering to the highest operational standards as reinforced by our Christian ethos.

Botswana is the #1 Country to Visit in 2016

The Lonely Planet has ranked Botswana the #1 Country to Visit in 2016. Because of our animals and diverse scenery, the Lonely Planet’s website refers to Botswana as ”wild Africa at its best.”

We couldn’t agree more. BlueSky Airways is proud to call Botswana home and we look forward to ushering many visitors into this beautiful country to […]

November 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

The Game of Patience

African Aerospace magazine published an article about BlueSky Airways entitled “Blue Sky plays the game of patience…” which brings readers up to speed with the BlueSky story to this point. The article describes what has delayed BlueSky’s launch and the airline’s plans moving forward.

Please click here to read the full article.

Meet Rorisang

We recently had the opportunity to interview Rorisang Mokgwathise, who works in marketing for BlueSky Airways (BSA).

Would you tell us about your background?

My full name is Rorisang Oautlwa Mokgwathise, and I am 23 years old. I was born and raised here in the beautiful country of Botswana. I recently graduated from the University of […]

BlueSky Dove Trust Interview

The Blue Sky Dove Trust has been established in Botswana to provide support for Christian ministries in the Southern African region. We took the opportunity to interview Robert Genheimer, who is the operation manager of the BlueSky Dove Trust.

Let’s start with the BlueSky Dove Trust. Why is the Trust so important to BlueSky Airways’ […]

News Roundup

We would like to wish you a happy start to 2015!

The festive season included some great events for BlueSky and we wanted to update you on some of what we’ve been up to.

Most importantly, we celebrated the birth of our lord Jesus Christ at Christmas, and hope you had meaningful celebrations as well.

We were […]

Flight Attendants In Training

Six new BlueSky Airways flight attendants are currently attending a world-renowned training center in South Africa.

The training focuses on safety and emergency procedures. Topics include aviation security, aviation medical training, aircraft type-specific training, dangerous goods training, and live fire-fighting training. Water lifesaving is also covered, so in the very rare case of a water landing, […]

Meet Tshego

We’d like to introduce you to Tshegofatso, one of our flight attendants.

Where are you from?
I am from Mochudi but I was born here in Gaborone and have lived here all my life.

Tell us a little bit about yourself.
I am more introverted than outgoing which is surprising given my chosen field, but still I like […]

October 27th, 2014|About Blue, Team|0 Comments|

Low Cost Does Not Mean Bad Quality

BlueSky Airways Managing Director Mark Spicer spoke last week at the ACI Africa Service Excellence “Key to the Future” conference with a talk entitled Low Cost Does Not Mean Bad Quality.

In his talk, Mr. Spicer explained that every airline, low cost included, has the opportunity to provide excellent service, exceeding its customers’ expectations. “Every […]

October 20th, 2014|Traveling Blue|0 Comments|

African Aerospace Feature

BlueSky Airways was featured in African Aerospace magazine’s July-September 2014 edition with an article entitled Mark’s BlueSky Miracle. The three-page article (see pages 26-28) describes Mark Spicer’s journey to found BlueSky Airways.

The story includes BlueSky’s introduction of Botswana’s first Boeing 737 aircraft and brings readers up to speed with the airline’s progress toward providing […]

July 29th, 2014|About Blue|0 Comments|

Happy President’s Day

Happy President’s Day to all in Botswana and to all other Batswana scattered around the world. It is a privilege to live in a country known for peace and we are thankful for the leaders who have set the course for our country.

We hope you all enjoy a happy and safe holiday!