It's one thing to focus on SA's long-term prospects. Be careful not to miss the forest for the trees. But what's to be done when the forest suddenly goes up in flames? asks Ron Derby.
High level clouds. Mild.
There are no plans for special flights to repatriate South Africans abroad caught on the wrong side of flight cancellations yet, but the SA governments say it is in contact with authorities in other countries.
SAA’s business rescue practitioners previously said a global decline in travel due to coronavirus is set to worsen the situation at the carrier.
Comair said it expected to see the impact of a Civil Aviation Authority audit of SAA Technical only on Tuesday, but whether the cancelled flights will resume on Wednesday is not clear.
A new competition from South African airline Safair promises one person "free" flights for a year – even though they won't be quite free, and probably won't want to take along a checked-in bag or anything.
Cathay Pacific Airways just gave potentially thousands of travellers a very auspicious start to 2019 indeed.
Come 31 May 2019, the Avios Travel Rewards Programme will shut down in South Africa. Here is how to transfer your points to the British Airways Executive Club, or "bank" them with kulula – or lose them all if you do not act.
Allegations that travellers have to fill out a DA65 form or risk paying a R1,500 fine are still spreading like wildfire – but Sars say it's a hoax. Still, a TC01 form may not be a bad idea.
Despite cost curbing calls from the finance ministry, entities that report to the communications department spent a whopping R19m on travel over two years.
After a grim few weeks in the aviation industry, Johannesburg has been treated to a preview of the newest addition to the Airbus family.
A plane was forced to divert when a drunk passenger threw her prosthetic leg at crew members and made unreasonable demands.
Embattled SAA cancelled 162 regional and international flights on Tuesday in light of new travel restrictions.
The CAA said it ordered a "verification exercise" after picking up trouble in a sample of aircraft, but did not specify what that trouble is.
Minimum eBucks amounts will also no longer be required to qualify for discounts when booking flights.
United Airlines plans to bring a direct flight between Cape Town and the US back – but only during the (South African) summer, at least to start with.
One of Britain's busiest airports was forced to suspend all flights after reports of drones flying over the airfield, causing disruption for thousands of people just days before Christmas.
British Airways on Tuesday officially launched a direct, non-stop flight between London’s Heathrow Airport and Durban’s King Shaka International Airport.
Here's some Instagram swoon-worthy inspo.
Lufthansa announced that they had decided to avoid Iraqi airspace altogether over the weekend.
Next time you find yourself stranded due to flight delays/cancelations, remember this: even presidents get stranded at the airport on the odd occasion.
The World Health Organization is not recommending travel restrictions or border closures due to the Ebola outbreak.
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