ARTICLES RELATING TO AIR TRAVEL

Air, sea, ground search for Hawaii copter with 7 aboard

2019-12-27 22:04

No trace has been found of a helicopter missing in Hawaii with seven people aboard but an air, sea and ground search continues, the United States Coast Guard says.

WATCH | SAA under business rescue: Your 6 most pressing questions answered

2019-12-09 12:36

SAA has been placed under business rescue. But how did we reach this point and who is to blame? We answer six key questions. Watch.

'It is business as usual for Mango', says CEO as SAA goes on strike

2019-11-15 12:07

Domestic airline Mango has continued with its 'business as usual' after two unions at South African Airways embarked on a planned strike.

‘We just take parts from grounded planes’ SA Express source says – but the airline maintains safety is not a concern

2019-08-30 11:24

The state-owned airline did not deny the allegations, but maintained that its planes are still safe for use.

Young pilots return self-built plane to SA after Cape to Cairo flight fraught with tragedy

2019-08-26 07:55

Seventeen-year-old pilot Megan Werner and her co-pilots have been treated to a hero's welcome at Lanseria Airport after completing their Cape to Cairo flight in a self-built aircraft.

Aircraft assembled, and flown, by SA teenagers lands safely in Egypt

2019-07-09 11:28

The first aircraft assembled, and flown, by South African teenagers has arrived safely in Cairo, Egypt, after jetting off from Cape Town.

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.

Case of ex-SAA pilot who flew with fake licence postponed

2019-06-20 13:02

A former senior SAA pilot, who was fired for flying with a fraudulent licence for more than 20 years, has briefly appeared in the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court where the case has been postponed.

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.

Zimbabwe deputy minister 'shaken' as plane hits bird, causing engine fire

2019-04-29 09:42

Zimbabwe's deputy minister of Land, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement was aboard an Air Zimbabwe aeroplane that suffered a mid-air mishap.

 

Tour helicopter missing off Hawaii with seven on board

2019-12-27 18:46

The US Coast Guard is searching for a tour helicopter with seven people on board that went missing off the coast of Hawaii in "challenging" weather conditions.

Two planes in 'minor' collision at Frankfurt airport

2019-11-17 15:01

An Air Namibia plane collided with a Korean Air jet after landing at Frankfurt airport on Saturday evening, officials said, adding that no one was injured.

Bafana's flight to SA still on track despite SAA strike

2019-11-15 11:41

Bafana Bafana are still on track to return home to South Africa following their 2-0 defeat against Ghana at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium in Ghana, despite SAA flight delays.

3 people, including baby, die in Swiss Alps plane crash

2019-08-26 10:27

Three people, including a baby, have died after a small tourist plane crashed and burst into flames in the Swiss Alps, police say.

WATCH: Turbulence injures dozens on Air Canada flight to Australia

2019-07-13 08:27

At least 35 people injured as Air Canada flight headed to Australia forced to make emergency landing in Hawaii.

WATCH: Body found in London garden after 'falling from plane'

2019-07-02 08:08

The body of a suspected stowaway believed to have fallen from a jet has been found in a south London garden. WATCH NOW.

Plane grounded in Durban after foetus found on board

2019-06-21 10:23

An abandoned human foetus has been found on board a FlySafair flight that was scheduled to take off from Durban.

Court awaits training records for SAA pilot who was fired for flying with fake licence for 20 years

2019-05-14 12:14

William Chandler was fired from SAA after it was discovered that he'd been flying commercial planes with a fake licence for more than 20 years.

Private jet crashes in Mexico, 14 feared dead

2019-05-06 22:14

The wreckage of a private jet that was flying from Las Vegas to Monterrey, in northern Mexico, has been found, an official says, after the plane disappeared with 14 people believed to be on board.

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.

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