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Significant jobs growth is forecast in the aviation industry, but the challenge will be finding and nurturing new talent, Vees Lochan, chief operating officer of the Airline Association of Southern Africa said on Friday.
A strategic leadership consultancy, acquired by Comair last year, now accuses the aviation company of reneging on the agreement and "grinding it into the ground in the process".
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.
Firefighters and emergency services working on the scene of an accident after a transport plane crashed while coming in to land in western Ukraine, killing five people.
The drone successfully applied chemicals at a rate of 30 litres per hour. In 1.5 hours it covered an approximate area of 6 hectares.
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.
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.
The strike by the British Airline Pilots' Association does not affect British Airways flights operated by Comair in South Africa, says a spokesperson.
Struggling domestic and regional carrier SA Express is confident that it is making progress stabilising its business, following the recent grounding of its aircrafts over debt.
Comair board chair Pieter van Hoven will retire, the airline announced in a notice to shareholders on Monday.
The South African Civil Aviation Authority has re-issued two CemAir Air Operator Certificates, paving the way for the airline to take to the skies again.
African airlines allowed foreign ones to “eat their lunch,” says Zuks Ramasia, acting CEO of SAA..
Low-cost airlines can be a booster for SA's economy, creating jobs and fostering skills development, according to Airline Association of Southern Africa CEO Chris Zweigenthal.
SAA has suspended its executive responsible for human resources, but is as yet not disclosing why.
India, one of the biggest buyers of the plane, plans to conduct its own checks and demand simulator training for all pilots before Boeing's 737 Max jets can fly in the country again, even if the US Federal Aviation Administration clears the grounded jets, an insider has said.
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 says it is "reinventing" the airport experience with the implementation of Sabre's new Digital Workspace solution.
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.
A former German transport minister proposes setting a price floor on air tickets, to eliminate the cheapest offerings from Europe's ubiquitous discount airlines.
Still reeling from a damning R5bn irregular expenditure finding from the Auditor General, the City of Tshwane has reappointed a service provider to run the Wonderboom National Airport in spite of warnings by its legal and supply chain management departments.
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