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Air Seychelles, AirFi partner to offer wireless streaming inflight entertainment
Air Seychelles, AirFi partner to offer wireless streaming inflight entertainmentArticle

Air Seychelles has selected AirFi, provider of portable onboard Wi-Fi platforms, to provide wireless streaming inflight entertainment on board its new A320neo aircraft set to be delivered in July 2019...

20 May 2019

Using the cloud responsibly for a greener future
Using the cloud responsibly for a greener futureArticle

Whether you believe in anthropomorphic climate change or not, there is one intangible truth which is impossible to dispute...

Johan Scheepers 15 May 2019

Emirates unveils pavilion design for Expo 2020 Dubai
Emirates unveils pavilion design for Expo 2020 DubaiArticle

Emirates has unveiled the design concepts of its pavilion for the six-month Expo 2020 Dubai event, comprising a design and visitor experience which will utilise interactive technologies and design-thinking focusing on the future of commercial aviation...

10 May 2019

Africa's first general aviation trade show comes to Tshwane
Africa's first general aviation trade show comes to TshwaneArticle

Wonderboom National Airport in Pretoria, Tshwane, will open its doors in July 2019 to welcome over 4,000 registered trade visitors looking to experience the latest the general aviation industry has to offer...

7 May 2019

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Qatar Airways strengthens ties with Amadeus to maximise revenue, improve customer experienceArticle

Last summer, the aviation industry set a new record, with over 200,000 aircraft taking to the skies every day. In a competitive marketplace, airlines are looking for the right technology that enables them to deliver memorable experiences for their customers...

26 Apr 2019

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#ATMDubai: IATA forecasts Africa will increase its aviation potential by 2040Article

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) projects that the African continent will become one of the fastest growing aviation regions within the next 20 years, with an average annual expansion rate of almost 5%...

23 Apr 2019

Boeing crashes and Uber collision show passenger safety relies on corporate promises, not regulators' tests
Boeing crashes and Uber collision show passenger safety relies on corporate promises, not regulators' testsArticle

Government regulators and industry experts often overlook the complexities and risks of human-technology interactions and increasingly rely on companies' voluntary oversight and self-assessments...

Adam Gabriele and Thaddeus R. Miller 17 Apr 2019

6 aviation claim trends to watch
6 aviation claim trends to watchArticle

The global airline industry has experienced some of its safest years ever, yet the number of claims shows no sign of abating...

11 Apr 2019

Boeing is doing crisis management all wrong
Boeing is doing crisis management all wrongArticle

Here's what a company needs to do to restore the public's trust...

Kelli Matthews 26 Mar 2019

Air travel innovation, collaboration key to enhancing customer experience
Air travel innovation, collaboration key to enhancing customer experienceArticle

"The power has shifted from airlines to customers. We need to adopt a new, more customer-centric approach and foster a more innovative cultural fabric if we want to thrive."

7 Mar 2019

The African aviation industry is still growing
The African aviation industry is still growingArticle

The overall state of air travel and aircraft finance on the continent remain positive, with many carriers managing to weather the political and economic storms of the past few years...

James Geldenhuys 4 Mar 2019

New report: Setting realistic targets for biofuel production in sub-Saharan Africa
New report: Setting realistic targets for biofuel production in sub-Saharan AfricaArticle

It's estimated that by 2050, global aviation could account for over 22% of all global carbon dioxide emissions due to rapid growth in air traffic...

25 Jan 2019

Boeing completes first autonomous passenger air vehicle flight
Boeing completes first autonomous passenger air vehicle flightArticle

Boeing has successfully completed the first test flight of its autonomous passenger air vehicle (PAV) prototype...

24 Jan 2019

Turkish Airlines load factor reaches 80.2% high in December 2018
Turkish Airlines load factor reaches 80.2% high in December 2018Article

Turkish Airlines has recorded a load factor of 80.2% for December 2018...

11 Jan 2019

Businesses think they're on top of carbon risk, but tourism destinations have barely a clue
Businesses think they're on top of carbon risk, but tourism destinations have barely a clueArticle

Tourism is a huge contributor to emissions, accounting for 8% of emissions worldwide and climbing as tourism grows faster than the economies it contributes to...

Susanne Becken 8 Jan 2019

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IATA's new programme helps airlines avoid turbulenceArticle

The International Air Transport Association has announced the roll-out its new programme that will assist airlines with avoiding turbulence when planning flight routes...

2 Jan 2019

London Gatwick Airport sold for £2.9bn
London Gatwick Airport sold for £2.9bnArticle

London Gatwick Airport has been sold to France's Vinci. Under the terms of the deal, a consortium led by US investment fund Global Infrastructure Partners will sell a 50.01% stake to Vinci Airports...

Juergen Thomas Steinmetz 28 Dec 2018

Boeing, Green Africa Airways announce landmark commitment
Boeing, Green Africa Airways announce landmark commitmentArticle

Boeing and Lagos-based Green Africa Airways announced a commitment for up to 100 737 MAX 8 aircraft...

27 Dec 2018

#BizTrends2019: What's the future of aviation in Africa?
#BizTrends2019: What's the future of aviation in Africa?Article

African airlines are faced with challenges and competition just like most other airlines in the world...

Abel Alemu 18 Dec 2018

Boeing selects two South African students to join IBIP
Boeing selects two South African students to join IBIPArticle

Two South African students have been selected to join the six-month International Business Internship Program (IBIP) in Seattle, USA...

13 Dec 2018

Boeing delivers its 2,000th aircraft to China
Boeing delivers its 2,000th aircraft to ChinaArticle

Boeing has delivered its 2,000th aircraft to a Chinese operator, a 737 MAX for Xiamen Airlines....

6 Dec 2018

Trends empowering intelligent transformation
Trends empowering intelligent transformationArticle

A new age is dawning. For big companies, the oncoming era will require new skill sets, technologies, alignments and business models...

Jim Holland 3 Dec 2018

Air travel is expensive in Africa but what can be done to make it affordable?
Air travel is expensive in Africa but what can be done to make it affordable?Article

At the moment, Africa's aviation industry supports 6.8 million jobs and $72.5bn in economic activity, however, this has had little or no impact on the rates of these airlines...

Adeniyi Ogunfowoke 29 Nov 2018

22 on Sloane partners with Fortress REIT Limited to award R50k grants to 25 startups
22 on Sloane partners with Fortress REIT Limited to award R50k grants to 25 startupsArticle

In its ongoing drive to support communities and stimulate business growth and development, Fortress REIT Limited partnered with 22 on Sloane to fund the next wave of emerging entrepreneurs across South Africa...

Issued by 22 on Sloane 21 Nov 2018

China needs more than 7,400 new aircrafts in the next 20 years
China needs more than 7,400 new aircrafts in the next 20 yearsArticle

China will need over 7,400 new passenger aircraft and freighters from 2018 to 2037, with a total market value of US$1,060bn, according to Airbus' latest China Market Forecast...

9 Nov 2018

Dunlop celebrates 130 years
Dunlop celebrates 130 yearsArticle

Tyre brand Dunlop, manufactured by Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA), celebrated it's 130-year birthday celebrations across South Africa...

5 Nov 2018

Aviation training hops aboard e-learning platform
Aviation training hops aboard e-learning platformArticle

Cranfield Aviation Training has been given the green light by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to launch six of its courses on an e-learning platform...

29 Oct 2018

Should Africa be wary of Chinese investment?
Should Africa be wary of Chinese investment?Article

Africa being made up of diverse countries has a mixed relationship with China with each country independently securing agreements and deals dependant on the whim of the incumbent governments...

Annie Lugube-Kutsawa 23 Oct 2018

Airline industry calls on blockades to be removed in SADC region
Airline industry calls on blockades to be removed in SADC regionArticle

Airline industry leaders and government officials have met to discuss pressures threatening the competitiveness and sustainability of carriers in the Southern African Development Community region...

17 Oct 2018

Airlines call on SADC governments to remove blockages
Airlines call on SADC governments to remove blockagesArticle

Airline industry leaders and government officials met to discuss responses to an array of pressures threatening the competitiveness and sustainability of carriers...

15 Oct 2018

Aviation marks a decade of emissions strategy
Aviation marks a decade of emissions strategyArticle

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) joined air transport businesses and associations to reaffirm its commitment to a sustainable future...

8 Oct 2018

Emirates wins Middle East & Africa Airline of the Year
Emirates wins Middle East & Africa Airline of the YearArticle

Emirates has won the Aviation 100 Middle East & Africa Airline of the Year, awarded by Airline Economics magazine...

5 Oct 2018

Air Traffic Navigation Services to host innovation summit
Air Traffic Navigation Services to host innovation summitArticle

The Air Traffic Navigation Services (ATNS), will once again host the AVI Afrique Innovation Summit in Gauteng, South Africa from 23-24 October 2018.

27 Sep 2018

Cape Town Air Access named destination marketing runner-up at World Routes 2018
Cape Town Air Access named destination marketing runner-up at World Routes 2018Article

Cape Town Air Access was shortlisted following their win at Routes Africa 2018, where the team was awarded best destination marketing award as well as the overall Routes Africa award...

18 Sep 2018

IATA records positive growth on July passenger demand
IATA records positive growth on July passenger demandArticle

The International Air Transport Association has announced its global passenger demand for July, with all regions reporting positive growth...

31 Aug 2018

Nandi Mbele, pilot at Mango Airlines
#WomensMonth: Changing female demographics in aviationArticle

Nandi Mbele has been a pilot since 2009 and joined Mango Airlines six years ago. She shares with us her story of becoming a pilot...

Evan-Lee Courie 21 Aug 2018

The state and potential of the aviation sector in Kenya
The state and potential of the aviation sector in KenyaArticle

Jumia Travel engages Kelvin Mwasi, the commercial manager of Skyward Express to shed some light on the state and potential of the aviation sector in Kenya...

Josephine Wawira 26 Jul 2018

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Barig adds health, fitness partnerships to benefit airline employeesArticle

The Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (Barig) has expanded its range of business partnerships to now include the health, fitness and lifestyle sector...

25 Jul 2018

Four-star ranking awarded to three ACSA airports
Four-star ranking awarded to three ACSA airportsArticle

The OAG's On-Time Performance (OTP) Star Ratings accredits the top airlines and airports around the world for superior punctuality performance...

4 Jul 2018

Introducing high school girls to the aviation industry
Introducing high school girls to the aviation industryArticle

FlySafair has signed on as a platinum sponsor for the Girl Fly Programme in Africa (GFPA) Foundation's 2018 Aviation and Space Camp which introduces more than 120 high school girls to the aviation industry...

2 Jul 2018

Airlines sold N505 billion tickets in 2017, says NCAA
Airlines sold N505 billion tickets in 2017, says NCAAArticle

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says domestic and international airlines operating in Nigeria sold tickets worth N505.2bn in 2017...

Chinedu Eze 18 Jun 2018

AviaDev Conference heads to Cape Town for the first time
AviaDev Conference heads to Cape Town for the first timeArticle

Cape Town Air Access has welcomed 250 aviation sector specialists from across the globe as the Mother City readies itself to play host to the third AviaDev Africa Conference for the first time...

12 Jun 2018

Gallagher announces new business
Gallagher announces new businessArticle

Gallagher Convention Centre proves to maintain its popularity as a venue of choice for many sectors of commerce and industry. During February the Beeld newspaper's branded Holiday Destination Show and the Aviation Industry Rendezvous (AIR) Africa will be hosted at Gallagher.

Issued by Gallagher Convention Centre 24 May 2018

Top reasons to consider a career in tourism
Top reasons to consider a career in tourismArticle

The tourism sector is one that is rapidly increasing in growth and innovation and it creates endless opportunities. Learn the top benefits of a tourism career...

Khanyie Dlamini, Issued by Damelin Correspondence College 8 May 2018

IATA: global standards, operational data answer to future safety
IATA: global standards, operational data answer to future safetyArticle

According to Alexandre de Juniac, director general and CEO of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), over the next 20 years, there will be a near doubling of passengers...

23 Apr 2018

Ministry of Food and Agriculture endorses the First Value Added Agriculture Expo West Africa
Ministry of Food and Agriculture endorses the First Value Added Agriculture Expo West AfricaArticle

Ghana's agriculture, aquaculture and agro processing sectors will benefit from the Value Added Agriculture Expo to be staged in Ghana, when Reed Exhibitions brings the event to Accra in August...

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 17 Apr 2018

Rolls-Royce employee wins CAA safety award
Rolls-Royce employee wins CAA safety awardArticle

Rolls-Royce employee Rory Clarkson has received a Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) safety award for his work undertaken in the UK to safely reduce the disruption volcanic ash can cause the aviation industry...

12 Apr 2018

Darrin Thomas, Manager, Marketing and Communications Africa, Virgin Atlantic Airways
Marketing Virgin Atlantic: Challenging the status quo with flair, passion and loveArticle

"I love that we, at Virgin Atlantic, are always taking calculated risks - we're always pushing the boundaries, but with the customer's best interests always in mind."

Cari Coetzee 5 Apr 2018

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