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.

Comair cautions about earnings per share

2017-06-15 11:48

The company expects earnings per share and headline earnings per share to be at least 20% higher relative to the prior comparative period.

Court rules in favour of Comair in SAA case

2017-02-15 15:25

The High Court has ruled in favour of Comair in a case initiated against SAA 14 years ago in respect of anti-competitive travel agent incentive schemes.

Better rand likely boosted Comair earnings per share

2017-01-11 11:09

Comair expects earnings per share and headline earnings per share for the half year to be at least 20% higher relative to the prior comparative period.

Comair hits the alarm button

2016-09-18 11:54

CEO says an airline has to go belly-up or airfares need to increase to stay in business.

Iberia offers non-stop flight between South Africa and Spain

2016-08-02 18:07

Iberia has resumed its flights to Johannesburg on Tuesday with a sold out flight after suspending the route four years ago.

Union ends Comair strike

2016-04-20 12:46

Comair and the trade union UASA have confirmed that they have reached settlement after a week-long strike by Comair’s airport ground staff.

Comair employees to strike over wages - union

2016-04-14 10:19

The United Association of South Africa has said about 80 of its members were striking outside airline operator Comair's head office, demanding higher wages.

Comair served with 48-hour strike notice over wages

2016-04-12 18:19

Airline operator Comair has received a 48-hour strike notice from the United Association of South Africa who are demanding higher wages.


Comair expects higher earnings per share

2017-08-14 14:43

Comair has advised shareholders that earnings per share are expected to be between 49% and 68% higher than those reported for the year ending 30 June 2016.

SAA's civil damages burden piles up - lawyer

2017-03-08 06:03

Fines by competition authorities and civil claim awards can result in financial and credibility ‘poverty’ for organisations, such as the R1.16bn fine SAA has received.

Comair lifts revenue, profits

2017-02-14 13:02

The cycle of very low yields as seen in Comair's comparative first half, partly reversed in the 6 months under review, but at the expense of passenger numbers.

Ramaphosa has no conflict of interest - spokesperson

2017-01-26 17:08

Claims by the ANC Youth League that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has conflicts of interest are “unsubstantiated”, says a government spokesperson.

Acsa airport charges cut long overdue, still not enough - CEO

2017-01-05 18:38

A local airline CEO explains why the reduction in tariffs announced by Acsa is welcome relief to airlines and consumers, but still does not go far enough.

Comair profitable without Govt help - CEO

2016-09-13 16:34

Despite declining revenue in the domestic airline market, Comair has announced continued profitability for the latest financial year.

Comair to keep flying amid probe

2016-05-18 12:15

Comair has won a court ruling to continue flying in SA amid a legal investigation into whether the company breaches airline foreign-ownership limits.

Comair fall 3% as strike continues

2016-04-15 13:38

Airline operator Comair's share price has fallen more than 3% by Friday, the third day of a strike by ground staff demanding higher wages.

FlySafair: We are not for sale to Comair

2016-04-13 12:38

Amidst continued speculation in the SA aviation industry about the Comair acquisition deal underway, low-cost airline FlySafair has denied it is for sale.

Weak rand impacts Comair results

2016-02-22 16:44

The collapse of the rand to record lows against the dollar has been one of the biggest challenges for Comair during the first half of its financial year.

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