Industry News

SITA

Airlines look to the promise of the ‘internet of things’

A major revolution in the passenger experience is set to emerge over the next three years as airlines invest in the...

ACSA Briefs Tourism Committee

New immigration regulations, the environmental impact of planned runway extensions and customer service improvement initiatives were among the issues dominating discussions...

IATA

Airlines to Address Carry-On Bag Dilemma

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), announced a new initiative to optimize the accommodation of carry-on bags given differing carry-on bag...

IATA

Airline Profitability Strengthens Further

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced an upward revision of its 2015 industry outlook to a $29.3 billion net profit....

IATA

IATA Calls for Deeper Partnership with Governments

The International Air Transport Industry (IATA) advocated for an even deeper partnership with governments based on global standards in the critical...

IATA

IATA: Statement on South Africa’s New Immigration Regulations and Requirements

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) notes with concern South Africa’s new immigration measures that came into effect today, including requiring...

Updated Immigration Brochure

The Department of Home Affairs has issued an updated summary of the Immigration Rules affecting travellers under the age of 18...

SA Immigration – FAQs

The new requirements, being introduced by the South African Department of Home Affairs, for additional documentation needed by persons under the...

IATA

March Passenger Demand Remains Robust, Buoyed by Lunar New Year

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for March 2015 showing demand (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs)...

IATA

Air Freight Resumes Modest Growth Trend

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets, showing a modest 1.6% rise in volumes in...