FlySafair suspends operations for 21-day lockdown

2020-03-25 13:17

FlySafair has joined the list of airlines which will temporarily suspend operations during the 21-day lockdown.

SA Express suspends operations

2020-03-18 08:21

SA Express was placed under business rescue by order of the courts in early February, but the coronavirus worsened its situation.

10 game-changing South Africa businesses that didn’t exist 10 years ago

2020-01-04 10:48

A number of new popular businesses, many of them leveraging emerging technologies, were created in what proved to be a very difficult decade for SA companies.

Passenger dies while boarding FlySafair plane at OR Tambo

2019-06-25 13:44

A passenger has died at OR Tambo International Airport while boarding a local flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town.

FlySafair vows to investigate alleged 'racism' incident on flight

2019-05-13 13:08

Airline FlySafair is investigating an alleged racism incident on one of its flights.

FlySafair makes 'precautionary' landing, warns of knock-on delay

2019-02-21 22:42

A FlySafair flight had to circle Robben Island for almost two hours to burn off fuel so it could land safely when a technical error was detected shortly after take-off, the company has said.

The Sunday Read: Safair CEO on doing 'good, honest business'

2019-01-20 09:32

Safair CEO Elmar Conradie has been with the company since 2005 when he started as chief financial officer, before taking over the reins as CEO in 2015.

Flights for kids are free on FlySafair over the school holidays – but there's a minor catch

2018-05-21 14:48

It comes with no luggage and at least some cost – but can still come in at a pretty decent saving.

FlySafair partners with consumer credit provider

2017-10-24 17:40

Low-cost airline FlySafair has partnered with consumer credit solutions provider, the RCS Group, to enable more South Africans take to the skies.

SA Rugby soars with FlySafair

2017-03-29 16:01

SA Rugby has announced that FlySafair had been appointed as the official domestic carrier for the Springboks and SA Rugby.


Gordhan: Other airlines are asking SAA to take on their passengers

2020-03-18 09:48

Many airlines have grounded more than 50% of their planes.

FlySafair keen to buy SAA's low-cost arm, Mango

2020-03-11 16:10

FlySafair is interested in buying the low-cost arm of state-owned South African Airways - if it’s put up for sale by the embattled national carrier.

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..

Ferial Haffajee: What if FlySafair were to run SAA?

2019-06-13 05:00

If SA insists on having a national carrier, why not let those with a proven track record do the job? asks Ferial Haffajee.

FlySafair flight returns to Cape Town after 'minor technical issue'

2019-04-03 11:01

A FlySafair flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg had to turn around and head back to the Mother City owing to a 'minor technical issue', according to the company.

5 questions: Safair CEO on why it is possible for an airline to be profitable in SA

2019-01-20 15:06

Safair CEO Elmar Conradie shares some views on the aviation industry in SA - especially in the low-cost sector where Flysafair operates.

Questions around FlySafair’s R4 sale officially put to rest

2018-06-28 21:45

The Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa has dismissed a complaint laid against FlySafair’s recent “score a 4” promotion.

FlySafair first to enable card payment for inflight refreshments

2018-02-09 20:27

FlySafair has become the first local low-cost carrier to offer card payments on all of its flights, enabling passengers to use their credit and debit cards to purchase refreshments.

FlySafair honoured for being on-time

2017-04-20 15:31

Low-cost airline FlySafair has been ranked the world’s most on-time airline by air travel intelligence specialist OAG.

How to budget for travel

2017-02-24 17:33

Low-cost airline FlySafair's CFO Pieter Richards offers some budgeting advice.

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