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02 JunIATA commits to improve baggage handling through RFID and real-time tracking


Released: June 2019 During the International Air Transport Association (IATA) 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM), which took place in Seoul, members…

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01 JunAir Mauritius to fly to Seychelles


Released: 31 May 2019 Air Mauritius will start operations to Seychelles from July 2. The flights will operate twice weekly using…

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30 MayNew tourism minister announced for South Africa


Released: 29 May 2019 Mmamoloko ‘Nkhensani’ Kubayi-Ngubane has been announced as South Africa’s Minister of Tourism. Previously Minister of Science and…

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30 MaySolid Passenger Demand Growth in April


Released 29 May 2019 Seoul – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for April 2019 showing that…

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29 MayNewly elected BARSA board poised to bring fresh perspective to the Aviation Industry


Johannesburg, 28 May 2019, The Board of Airline Representatives of South Africa (BARSA) has appointed a new Board of Directors at…

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23 MayKenya Airways resumes Malindi operations


Kenya Airways’ low-cost subsidiary, JamboJet, will resume services to Malindi, Kenya, from June 10. The flight will be served four times…

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22 MayDelta pilots free inflight WiFi


Delta is providing free inflight WiFi to customers on 55 domestic flights daily as part of a two-week pilot. The trial…

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21 MayAir France to cut short-haul capacity


Air France plans to reduce capacity on its short-haul routes. No specific routes were named as part of the reduction but…

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20 MayBoeing completes 737 MAX update


Boeing has completed development of the updated software for the B737 MAX, the company has said in a statement. The update…

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14 MayClimate action in aviation an inspiring challenge


Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) today told the Global Sustainable Aviation Forum that recent United Nations reports on climate coupled with increased awareness by members of the public highlighted the fact that the time for action is now.

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