Pilots: State can save SAA yet

2018-12-14 19:55

An Executive Member of the SAA Pilots Association says the global aviation industry is full of successful state-owned airlines - and SAA could be one of them.

10 of the wildest things pilots have witnessed up in the air

2018-12-08 11:01

Pilots get a unique viewpoint mid-air, and some have seen wild things. Here are some of the coolest things they have seen from the air.

SAA pilots relieved 'dark days' of Myeni are over

2017-10-19 20:45

The departure of SAA chair Dudu Myeni has come as "a welcome relief" to the South African Airways Pilot Association.

I had no support from SAA, says ex pilot after winning defamation case

2016-12-22 15:55

A former SAA pilot shares his experience with Fin24 after having won a defamation case he brought against the SA Transport and Allied Workers' Union and two of its officials.

China aims to train 500 000 pilots

2014-11-03 11:21

China's aviation industry is the new prospective job market for many wannabe flyers, chasing dreams of landing a lucrative job at new air service operators.

SAA training policy evokes anger

2012-08-17 16:59

The DA and Solidarity are fuming over news that the pilot cadet training programme of SA Airways excluded white men.


Pilot association bolts to SAA CEO's defence

2018-12-12 21:17

The South African Airways Pilots’ Association credits South African Airways CEO Vuyani Jarana with addressing challenges at the carrier's technical and operations divisions.

Africa will need 24 000 new pilots - report

2017-07-25 19:00

Boeing's 2017 Pilot and Technician Outlook estimates how many new pilots, technicians and cabin crew will be needed over the next 20 years.

Ukraine's pilot assumes parliament seat

2016-05-31 21:27

Ukraine's defiant pilot Nadiya Savchenko has sung the national anthem in a strident first appearance in parliament since her release in a prisoner swap.

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