ARTICLES RELATING TO AIRLINES

'It seems I am always on standby' – acting SAA chief

2019-10-12 10:24

It has been a tough period for airlines in southern Africa and the rest of the continent, acting SAA CEO Zuks Ramasia said on Friday.

Roughly 600,000 travellers are stranded around the world after British travel provider Thomas Cook declares bankruptcy

2019-09-23 09:52

The 178-year-old tour operator failed to secure a £200 million rescue on Sunday, leading it to suspend its flights and bookings.

SA Express will never fly an aircraft that is not airworthy! - Interim CEO

2019-09-11 21:33

Airports Company South Africa's decision to ground SA Express aircraft in August was over outstanding debt and not non-compliance with safety standards, members of Parliament heard.

kulula.com partners with Sabre to 'reinvent' airport experience

2019-09-10 11:43

kulula.com says it is "reinventing" the airport experience with the implementation of Sabre's new Digital Workspace solution.

British Airways cancels hundreds of flights over pilot strike

2019-09-08 18:00

British Airways cancelled hundreds of flights, with disruptions mostly impacting London, as chances dwindled for a breakthrough that would avert the first pilots’ strike in decades.

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.

BMF objects to white male appointed as Mango CEO

2019-07-05 17:13

The Black Management Forum condemns the appointment of Nico Bezuidenhout as CEO of state-owned low-cost airline Mango.

Nico Bezuidenhout will return to Mango Airlines as permanent CEO

2019-07-03 17:05

Mango's board has appointed Nico Bezuidenhout as permanent CEO with effect from October 1, 2019. Bezuidenhout was the founding CEO of Mango Airlines.

Gordhan: 5 reasons behind SAA's huge losses

2019-06-26 22:01

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.

 

SAA suspends head of HR

2019-10-03 21:22

SAA has suspended its executive responsible for human resources, but is as yet not disclosing why.

SA Express: All the corrupt ones are gone, unless...

2019-09-12 06:01

SA Express has done what it could to get rid of those involved in irregular actions during "the nine lost years", interim CEO Siza Mzimela tells Parliament.

Consolidation plan for SAA, SA Express and Mango to be submitted to Cabinet next week

2019-09-11 14:54

A proposal for the consolidation of the three state-owned airlines is expected to be submitted to Cabinet next week, a representative of the Department of Public Enterprises told Parliament.

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.

‘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.

Star Alliance signs partnership agreement to enhance passenger experience

2019-07-28 15:02

Airline alliance Star Alliance and IT and NEC Corporation have signed a partnership agreement to develop a biometric data-based identification platform.

Mango CEO Nico Bezuidenhout on his plans for the airline

2019-07-11 06:00

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 re-launches popular non-stop seasonal flight from Cape Town

2019-07-03 18:52

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 leases new state-of-the-art aircraft

2019-07-02 18:08

SAA is introducing the latest technology, available in ultra-long-haul aircraft, on nonstop flights between Johannesburg and New York.

'Exorbitant' amount of jet fuel signed off in SA Express contract, inquiry hears

2019-06-24 21:46

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.

Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.