SA expects decisive leadership from the president, including the fight against Covid-19 and holding his Cabinet to account, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa is not convinced that there is “a genuine need” for Comair to retrench staff, the union said in a statement on Wednesday.
Comair has applied to introduce seven more flights per week to the capital of Zimbabwe.
As Comair announces yet more resignations, Fin24 looks back over the past year.
In early November concerns were raised at Comair's annual general meeting about the long tenure of some board members.
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 were raised at Comair's annual general meeting about the long tenure of board members.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula expects airlines to operate as normal by the end of the week.
kulula.com says it is "reinventing" the airport experience with the implementation of Sabre's new Digital Workspace solution.
Comair board chair Pieter van Hoven will retire, the airline announced in a notice to shareholders on Monday.
'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.
Comair, which operates kulula.com as well as British Airways under its SA licence, has begun a restructuring process.
Comair has made some strategic new appointments following a number of resignations, including of some long-serving directors.
In early November concerns were raised at the JSE-listed aviation group's annual general meeting about the long tenure of board members.
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.
Meanwhile, Numsa has indicted it is aiming to launch a secondary strike at Comair, but its members have to vote first.
Focus on what consumers actually want instead of trying to copy US and European aviation liberation models, say the CEOs of Comair and Flysafair..
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".
The strike by the British Airline Pilots' Association does not affect British Airways flights operated by Comair in South Africa, says a spokesperson.
The Comair board has appointed two aviation sector veterans as joint CEOs from July 31, 2019.
The Comair board has announced that CEO Erik Venter has resigned from the company to pursue his own interests.
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