Will 1time stage a comeback?

2014-01-22 09:02

It’s subject to speculation, but South Africa Travel Online believes 1time’s plans to be the next new airline are rolling along smoothly.

1time to fly again?

2013-12-05 07:55

Pak Africa Aviation has been widely reported to be involved in attempts to resurrect 1time and now Global Airways has entered the fray.

Investors bid R15m for 1time

2013-08-15 08:32

A group of Pakistani investors living in South Africa has offered R15m to 1time Holdings shareholders for the listed company.

Zuma didn't know about Blockbuster deal

2013-04-28 15:45

President Jacob Zuma’s son Edward denies using his father’s name to ease his entry into South Africa’s low-cost airline market.

Fastjet will fly with or without 1time

2013-03-19 07:34

Fastjet says it will explore alternative partnerships to launch its brand in South Africa, should its 1time bid not be successful.

1time suitor faces Tanzanian tax claim

2013-01-31 07:30

Budget airline Fastjet, which plans to take over liquidated low-cost carrier 1time, is facing a tax claim of over £1m from the Tanzanian authorities.

SA airlines see fastjet as domestic threat

2013-01-23 11:53

SA’s largest airlines are formally objecting to the threat posed by UK-based fastjet’s attempts to enter the local market by taking over the operations of 1time.

One of 10 new SA carriers still in air

2012-12-14 09:24

There has been a sharp decline in global airline startups, with only one of 10 new airlines launched in SA from 1996 to 2006 still in operation.

1time suitor in tie-up talks with Emirates

2012-12-05 11:52

Low-cost African carrier Fastjet, which is in talks to buy 1time, says it is in potential partnership talks with Emirates Airline.

Ex-1time employees object to new airline

2012-12-05 07:49

The former founders of 1time are being accused of misconduct, with ex-employees planning to lodge a formal complaint against them being granted a new operating licence.


2013: The year of rising airfares

2013-12-31 14:16

The liquidiation of 1time Airlines was the catalyst which resulted in airfares continuing their upward spiral in 2013, writes Rob Baker.

Low cost airlines circling SA

2013-09-16 07:56

Comair's domination of the low cost flight market is likely to change before year-end, with four airlines vying for a slice of SA's domestic flights.

New lifeline for 1time?

2013-05-23 08:44

There might still be hope for 1time after the provisional liquidator received an offer of R15m for a controlling stake in 1time Holdings from a surprising source.

Zuma’s son backs new budget airline

2013-04-24 11:51

London-based group FastJet has abandoned plans to resuscitate 1time and is pursuing a new business venture in SA, backed by President Jacob Zuma’s son Edward.

Africa airline to negotiate for 1time

2013-03-09 10:51

Management of low-cost African airline, Fastjet, will meet with the liquidator of South Africa's 1time in a bid to re-launch the airline, the company says.

SAA set to oppose 1time takeover

2013-01-24 12:47

South African Airways is to object to Fastjet Airlines' planned takeover of liquidated airline 1time, due to laws that ban majority ownership of local carriers.

fastjet making progress with 1time deal

2012-12-20 08:57

While 1time may not fly in the guise of fastjet before Christmas, as initially hoped, they hope to take to the skies once more early next year.

FastJet promises cheap flights

2012-12-11 17:35

London-based airline FastJet has promised travellers that they can expect very low airfares when it enters the South African market.

Legal issues could ground 1time/FastJet

2012-12-05 10:48

The Air Services Licensing Act may be a spanner in the works for liquidated low cost airline 1time to take off again anytime soon.

Fastjet: 1time could fly in time for Christmas

2012-12-04 14:18

The head of fastjet wants to rebrand 1time and get it up and running in time to assist those who have had their December holiday plans dashed by the low cost airline's defunct services.

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