Full power restored at Cape Town airport after substation fire

2015-10-27 19:26

Full power has been restored to areas around the Cape Town International Airport after a fire broke out at a substation, an Eskom official says.

No one hurt in emergency landing at OR Tambo

2015-10-26 15:22

No one was injured when a British Airways plane was left stranded on a runway at OR Tambo International Airport following a crash landing, operator Comair says.

Plane stuck on runway at OR Tambo International Airport

2015-10-26 13:01

A British Airways plane has come to a standstill on one of the runways at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg after one of its wheels apparently collapsed.

Skywise blames suppliers for flight grounding

2015-10-13 17:53

Low cost airline Skywise has bemoaned what it regards as unfair treatment by two of its suppliers, after some its flights were cancelled for non-payment.

Stowaway's legs were 'sticking out of roof' - report

2015-06-19 20:20

The body of one of the two suspected stowaways on a British Airways flight from Johannesburg was found stuck in a box on top of a building in Richmond, London, according to a report.

Stowaway plunges to death, another survives flight from SA to UK

2015-06-19 11:13

A stowaway has reportedly fallen to his death onto a London office block after clinging to a passenger plane that flew more than 12 000km from Johannesburg to the UK.

Power cuts cause delays at Durban’s airport

2015-01-06 17:39

Durban flights were delayed after a power cut disrupted refuelling of aircraft, while Cape Town Airport flights were also delayed after a bird strike, according to Mango.

Sello Mmakau to take up post as Acsa CIO

2014-10-29 19:11

Sello Mmakau has been appointed chief information officer of the Airports Company SA.

OR Tambo gets first female GM

2014-09-01 19:50

Bongiwe Pityi has been appointed general manager of OR Tambo International Airport, the Airports Company SA has announced.

New airport runway may be a headache for residents

2014-07-24 10:46

Acsa is calling for public comment on the realignment changes to Cape Town International Airport's runaway.


'Unusual vibration' before plane's landing gear failed - Comair

2015-10-26 17:06

The British Airways plane that is stranded at OR Tambo International Airport "experienced an unusual vibration which was followed shortly by the collapse of the left landing gear", says Comair.

Acsa, Munich Airport deal a first for Africa

2015-10-26 14:48

Airports Company South Africa has signed a strategic deal with Munich Airport Group to co-operate and allow employees to learn from each other’s unique experiences.

Acsa a good story to be told

2015-10-16 18:32

The Airports Company of SA is a model of success that other state entities should seek to emulate, says the Portfolio Committee on Transport.

Airports Company SA happy with positive results

2015-08-18 18:29

Airports Company South Africa has reported an 8.9% increase in revenue to R7.7bn for the financial year ended March 31 2015.

Stowaway death tragic - Acsa

2015-06-19 13:31

Airports Company of SA officials are working closely with the SA Police Service to investigate how two stowaways managed to get onto a British Airways flight, saying the incident is a tragedy.

Bloemfontein airport belly landing scare

2015-03-12 23:30

The airport at Bloemfontein has had to close its runway after an aircraft made an emergency landing.

Cape Town airport awards top performers

2014-11-28 14:05

Cape Town International Airport hosted its annual Feather Awards to recognise top performing airport members for outstanding customer service.

R3bn upgrade for CT airport in pipeline

2014-09-02 12:42

The Airports Company of SA has spent R323m on runway rehabilitation by end-August and plans to spend over R3bn on a new runway at the Cape Town International Airport.

Environmental concerns over airport runway expansion

2014-08-05 10:31

Twenty three members of the public have raised concerns about environmental destruction and noise pollution after a proposal to realign the runway at the Cape Town International Airport.

Cape Town Airport included in Eskom load shedding

2014-06-18 15:42

Eskom has issued an official load shedding alert - with Cape Town International Airport included in the schedule set to be in place until 15 July.

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