South Africa has to be a better option for Trump than Greenland is, writes Howard Feldman.
Airline alliance Star Alliance and IT and NEC Corporation have signed a partnership agreement to develop a biometric data-based identification platform.
Nico Bezuidenhout, who returns to low-cost airline Mango as CEO on October 1, tells Fin24 he wants to make an informed decision on the course of action going forward.
Cathay Pacific will re-introduce its seasonal non-stop flight between Cape Town and Hong Kong, starting in November 2019 and ending in February 2020.
SAA is introducing the latest technology, available in ultra-long-haul aircraft, on nonstop flights between Johannesburg and New York.
The procurement process for the supply of jet fuel at the Pilanesberg airport in 2017 were probed by the Zondo Commission into state capture on Monday.
With air passengers expected to double by 2037, the aviation industry is looking to leverage off new technology and ideas to ease the burden of the transition for airlines.
Slowing demand and rising costs are squeezing airline profits, according to a report by the International Air Transport Association.
Every single extra aircraft that lands in Cape Town means more jobs and additional funds for the region, an aviation consultant tells Fin24.
Barriers to travel are holding back growth, explains an expert of the International Air Transport Association.
In 2018 airlines generated an estimated total of about 6.1m tonnes of cabin waste, of which between 20% and 30% was untouched food and drink, according to the International Air Transport Association.
The Black Management Forum condemns the appointment of Nico Bezuidenhout as CEO of state-owned low-cost airline Mango.
Mango's board has appointed Nico Bezuidenhout as permanent CEO with effect from October 1, 2019. Bezuidenhout was the founding CEO of Mango Airlines.
From state capture to debt and red tape, there are five main reasons why SAA has suffered over a decade of losses, says Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan.
A former chief financial officer of SAA has told the judicial inquiry into state capture that, knowing what she knows now, she still stands by one of the decisions made at the time regarding BnP Capital.
Increasing protectionism or isolating political agendas threaten to compromise the value the global aviation industry creates, the CEO of the International Air Transport Association warned.
That there are essentially two sets of airline performances in Southern Africa, and there are clear differences between those that are privately owned and those that are not, the CEO of the Airlines Association of Southern Africa tells Fin24.
A fragmented approach to using biometric tech in aviation and travel means it might not reach its full potential, warns the CEO of the World Travel and Tourism Council.
The International Air Transport Association says it is concerned about a growing trend of unruly passenger incidents, which is becoming more frequent and more severe.
The Board of Airline Representatives South Africa is surprised and disappointed about the recent resignation of SAA CEO Vuyani Jarana. Jarana, will on Monday, be replaced by new interim CEO Zuks Ramasia.
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