Ex-flight attendant in battle with Comair after being dismissed for sexual harrasment

2019-11-23 08:58

A former flight attendant is questioning how he lost his job as a cabin crew member after engaging in what he thought was an honest conversation with a colleague.

Gordhan says SAA may have no money for salaries this month

2019-11-20 13:25

Meanwhile, Numsa has indicted it is aiming to launch a secondary strike at Comair, but its members have to vote first.

Don't copy US, Europe - give SA customers what they want, say airline CEOs

2019-10-25 19:15

Focus on what consumers actually want instead of trying to copy US and European aviation liberation models, say the CEOs of Comair and Flysafair..

Consultancy fights Comair after acquisition turns sour

2019-10-17 16:40

A strategic leadership consultancy, acquired by Comair last year, now accuses the aviation company of reneging on the agreement and "grinding it into the ground in the process".

British Airways flights in SA not affected by pilot strike in UK

2019-09-09 11:43

The strike by the British Airline Pilots' Association does not affect British Airways flights operated by Comair in South Africa, says a spokesperson.

Comair appoints joint CEOs

2019-05-29 16:15

The Comair board has appointed two aviation sector veterans as joint CEOs from July 31, 2019.

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.

Numsa, Comair await Labour Court as talks deadlock

2019-04-23 21:03

Numsa has yet again met with the management of Comair in an attempt to resolve the issue of salary discrepancies.

Judgment reserved in Comair strike interdict, operations continue smoothly

2019-04-18 14:51

The Labour Court has reserved judgement on Comair's application to interdict a Numsa strike that was due to begin on Thursday afternoon.

Comair will seek to ground Numsa strike at Labour Court

2019-04-16 17:52

At the heart of the dispute are 21 personnel - 3% of the bargaining unit - whose salaries vary from their colleagues. In one instance, according to Comair, a staff member earns R7 900 more than their colleagues., British Airways operator says it has contingency plans in case of sympathy strike

2019-11-20 15:09

Comair says it has contingency plans in place should its ground or cabin crew decide to join in a secondary strike against South African Airways.

Concerns raised about long tenure of Comair directors

2019-11-05 20:16

Concerns were raised at Comair's annual general meeting about the long tenure of board members.

Reports on organised crime prompted audit of SAA technical - Mbalula

2019-10-22 17:23

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula expects airlines to operate as normal by the end of the week. partners with Sabre to 'reinvent' airport experience

2019-09-10 11:43 says it is "reinventing" the airport experience with the implementation of Sabre's new Digital Workspace solution.

Comair board chairperson to retire

2019-08-26 13:56

Comair board chair Pieter van Hoven will retire, the airline announced in a notice to shareholders on Monday.

WATCH: Meet Marion Fernandes, who has been a flight attendant for almost 50 years

2019-05-26 08:59

'It's all I ever wanted to do, since I was five,' says Marion Fernandes, who is a few months shy of having worked as a flight attendant for 50 years.

Dad sues Lanseria Airport for R3.5m after son breaks arm in baggage conveyor

2019-05-13 11:38

A father from Bromhof in Randburg is suing the companies in control of Lanseria International Airport and Comair after his 2-year-old son broke his arm when he stuck it into an open panel of the airport baggage-handling system.

Temporary interdict doesn't mean the dispute with Comair is over, says Numsa

2019-04-18 16:57

The Commission of Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration is due to meet with Numsa and Comair to assist in finding a mutually desirable solution to the impasse.

We will keep customers flying high over Easter weekend despite looming strike – Comair

2019-04-17 15:49

Comair says it will have plans in place to avoid a strike grounding passengers over the Easter weekend.

Concerns about new plane ground Boeing stock rise

2019-03-15 05:05

Boeing shares sank this week amid concerns about the safety of the newest version of its flagship airplane

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