Heart-stopping video shows the moment a van nearly collided with a plane as the driver rushed to get to a braai

2018-08-16 10:39

Luckily, no one was injured and the plane sustained no damage.

BnP Capital boss will hand over documents relating to SAA deal - OUTA

2018-08-03 10:32

The former CEO of BnP Capital has agreed to hand over documents relating to a deal with SAA, says OUTA.

Watch: This could be the quietest and safest airplane ever built

2018-07-31 10:34

The Volerian aims to be the solution to noisy aircraft – with flapping wings.

SA Express can take off again - with only 2 aircraft

2018-07-26 15:53

The South African Civil Aviation Authority has reinstated SA Express’ Air Operator Certificate, clearing the airline for the resumption of operations.

SAA denies talks about investment by other airlines

2018-07-24 13:18

The cash-strapped national carrier has confirmed, however, that it has started searching for a strategic equity partner.

Watch: Boeing gets the R52 billion contract for new Air Force Ones

2018-07-19 18:10

The White House handed Boeing a $3.9 billion contract (around R52 billion) to build two 747-8 aircraft for use as Air Force One, due to be delivered by 2024.

Airbus opens facility for Zephyr high altitude pseudo-satellites

2018-07-16 14:28

Airbus Defence and Space has unveiled the new Zephyr S high altitude pseudo-satellite to the world at the Farnborough Air Show.

Grounded SA Express one step closer to taking off again

2018-07-12 16:20

The airline says the South African Civil Aviation Authority has reinstated its Aircraft Maintenance Organisation certification.

Criticise us, but give us a chance, SAA CEO implores South Africans

2018-07-11 13:32

It is very important that South Africans give SAA the opportunity to be turned around and become sustainable, CEO Vuyani Jarana tells Fin24.

SA Express employees to be paid salaries despite financial troubles

2018-06-22 20:13

SA Express employees will be paid in June, the Department of Public Enterprises has confirmed.


ATNS participates in Aviation Gender Summit

2018-08-10 17:10

Air Traffic and Navigation Services was actively participating at the first Global Aviation Gender Summit in Africa.

SANDF chief clarifies situation regarding Cuba chartered flight

2018-07-31 16:53

The SANDF says the equipment on the aircraft wasn't being 'smuggled', but was being sent to South Africans receiving training in Cuba.

There were 'neither weapons nor ammunition' on plane to Cuba - SARS

2018-07-27 15:39

The South African Revenue Service, under which customs officials fall, has also moved to reject claims that the military was trying to smuggle weapons to Cuba on a chartered flight.

SANDF rejects claims it transported arms on SAA flight, says it was equipment for training

2018-07-25 15:06

The SA National Defence Force has rejected claims that it was trying to smuggle arms to Cuba when a chartered SAA flight was stopped at the Waterkloof air force base.

SAA chartered plane will still fly to Cuba, but won't be carrying weapons

2018-07-23 16:18

SAA says the departure of the aircraft was delayed due to administrative issues as the airline's policies do not permit for the carriage of any items deemed munitions of war.

Comair signs $160m agreement with CFM International

2018-07-17 15:42

SA's private domestic airline operator Comair has signed a Rate Per Flight Hour agreement with CFM International to support its fleet of 16 CFM56-7B engines.

Gordhan hails revival of grounded SA Express

2018-07-13 06:57

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan hailed the team involved in rescuing the grounded SA Express Airline

Drone operators wait years for licences in SA. So how did Absa put 300 in the skies over Joburg?

2018-07-11 16:29

Absa and Intel may already have unlawfully flying unregistered drones above Johannesburg in preparation for a show linked to its new branding.

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.

Grounded SA Express scrambling to pay June salaries

2018-06-19 06:13

SA Express might not be able to pay its staff on June 25, the Federation of Unions of South Africa said.

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