SAA seeks to allay shutdown fears

2018-11-11 13:24

The cash-strapped national carrier has moved to assure customers and suppliers that it will not be 'shut down or sold'.

Building human capital crucial for airlines – expert

2017-10-14 08:00

The aviation industry in Africa must look at safety, increased connectivity, smarter regulation and fixing airlines’ financial health to attract the talent, says an expert.

SA Express CEO arrives late for Scopa meeting over delayed flight

2016-11-01 18:14

SA Express CEO Inati Ntshanga has arrived an hour late for a meeting with Scopa after his flight was delayed, while the Department of Environmental Affairs excused itself.

Sky chase after jail flyover

2015-08-11 20:18

Air traffic cops have chased a powered paraglider after it flew over a Los Angeles County jail.

Congress to decide on drones

2014-12-29 07:00

The US government is close on making long-awaited drone rules, but key decisions are likely to come from Congress.

Last contact with flight AH 5017 was over Mali

2014-07-24 14:17

An Algerian aviation official says the last contact Algerian authorities had with a missing Air Algerie aircraft carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algiers was when it was flying over Gao, Mali.


Allegations fly as Blade is called in to cut aviation tension

2018-05-06 06:03

A senior transport department official ‘illegally’ issued landing permits and a licensing body is accused of compromising national security.

Aviation sector pivotal for economic growth, jobs - Zikalala

2017-10-13 11:43

The aviation sector is pivotally important to drive economic growth and job creation, says KwaZulu-Natal tourism MEC Sihle Zikalala.

PICS: Two survive plane crash on Durban beach

2016-03-19 18:16

Two people have survived a light airplane crash after making an emergency landing on a beach in Virginia, north of Durban, paramedics said.

Russian chopper crashes, fleet grounded

2015-08-02 15:53

One of Russia's latest air force attack helicopters has crashed during an air show in front of thousands of spectators killing one pilot.

Missing Air Algerie flight has crashed - report

2014-07-24 15:04

An Air Algerie flight that went missing en route from Burkina Faso to Algiers has crashed.

Air India adds growing Indian aviation market muscle to Star Alliance

2014-07-11 12:01

Star Alliance has announced its first Indian airline partner, adding strength to its global airline alliance network to the fifth largest aviation market.

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