British Airways resumes Pakistan flights after a 10-year absence

2019-06-03 13:41

British Airways landed back in Pakistan, in a major vote of confidence from a Western airline after suspending operations due to security fears over a decade ago.

UPDATE: Comair avoids December disruptions on day one of CCMA talks

2018-12-20 11:38

Comair executive director Wrenelle Stander said while the company had faith in the arbitration process, it had made provision for any strike-related disruptions.

Disability justice advocate demands new wheelchair, public apology from British Airways

2018-12-05 21:58

Global human rights and disability justice advocate Edward Ndopu is demanding a new wheelchair and a public apology from British Airways.

Comair recognised as a top employer

2018-10-09 14:47

SA aviation group Comair has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2019 for excellence in employee conditions.

British Airways hacked with details of 380 000 cards stolen

2018-09-06 22:07

British Airways says that the personal and financial details of customers making bookings between August 21 and September 5 were stolen in a data breach involving 380 000 payment cards.

BA flight security scare forces evacuation in Paris

2017-09-17 14:51

A London-bound British Airways flight was evacuated at Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport on Sunday due to a security scare, but was later cleared for take-off, the airport's operator said.

The cost of winding down before you take off

2017-08-13 06:02

When it comes to airport and airline lounges, the benefits are abundant – there’s comfortable seating, unlimited food and drinks, television, access to shower facilities (handy after a long flight), free newspapers and magazines, massages and free Wifi.

This celeb-filled air travel ad will make you want to catch the next flight!

2017-07-19 12:19

British Airways has released a new safety video filled with celebrities that will make you wish you were flying somewhere right now.

British Airways schedule normalises as cost cuts scrutinised

2017-05-29 10:39

British Airways’ flight schedule is slowly recovering as the carrier digs out of a massive computer failure that stranded thousands of passengers worldwide over the weekend.

More Heathrow chaos

2017-05-28 15:19

Thousands of travellers faced further chaos on Sunday as British Airways cancelled around 40 flights from London's Heathrow Airport following an IT system failure.


Erik Venter bids Comair farewell

2019-05-21 20:54

The Comair board has announced that CEO Erik Venter has resigned from the company to pursue his own interests.

Comair grounds Numsa strike with CCMA request

2018-12-13 20:11

The union’s demands include a 12% salary increase, a guaranteed thirteenth cheque, more shop steward representation, a travel allowance and a shift allowance amounting to 15% of the employee's basic salary.

Comair in new aerotech joint venture

2018-10-25 16:34

Private SA airline Comair and IT company Infinea have entered into a joint venture to launch a new SA aerotech company called Nacelle.

Comair flies high after efficiency strategy pays off

2018-09-18 19:08

Comair CEO Erik Venter talks to Fin24 about the record earnings for the financial year ended June 30 2018, despite challenging trade conditions.

Racism on a plane: Black Motion want R3.7m

2018-03-04 08:13

Dance music stars thrown off a British Airways flight say the airline is racist as testimonies in the case reveal startling new claims, reports Charl Blignaut.

Comair shows strong profit growth in tough conditions

2017-09-12 12:05

Comair's annual financial results show a 54% increase in profits to R297m and a 28% increase in cash generated by its operations.

5 Reasons you shouldn’t stay loyal to one airline

2017-08-13 06:00

Flying is expensive, so if you’re not getting as much out of a carrier as you once were, it’s time to shop around, writes Angelique Ruzicka.

BA flight disruption cost estimated £80m: IAG

2017-06-15 19:09

Three days of flight disruption at British Airways due to a massive computer crash last month will cost the airline an estimated £80m, its parent company says.

London chaos lingers as British Airways revives computers

2017-05-29 07:20

British Airways says many of its computer systems are running again as the carrier pushed to recover from a massive technology failure that disrupted hundreds of flights.

London flight chaos as BA seeks to resume services

2017-05-28 14:20

British Airways says it will try to operate most scheduled departures from London on Sunday, after a computer system failure paralysed operations.

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