Engineering News | Aviation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/aviation Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:11:38 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Selling off assets won't save SAA, says DA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/selling-off-assets-wont-save-saa-says-da-2018-09-24 African News Agency AVIATION Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:08:00 +0200 499522 1537744170 1537744080 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Air traffic control undergoing a digital revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-traffic-control-undergoing-a-digital-revolution-2018-09-21 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:46:00 +0200 499513 1537541568 1537541160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755902_resized_saabdavidschomar0918dylan1022.jpg Saab VP: Civil Security Middle East and North Africa region David Schomar 511 287 Comair hikes FY18 earnings despite soaring fuel costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/comair-hikes-fy18-earnings-despite-soaring-fuel-costs-2018-09-18 African News Agency AVIATION Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:07:00 +0200 499059 1537272586 1537272420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 South African A-Darter guided missile test programme successfully concluded http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-a-darter-guided-missile-test-programme-successfully-concluded-2018-09-18 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE AND DEFENCE Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:27:00 +0200 499023 1537264688 1537259220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754867_resized_adarterdenel1022.jpg An A-Darter missile on a wingtip launcher of a Gripen fighter 511 287 Top trends that are likely to change the way we work and live http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/top-trends-that-are-likely-to-change-the-way-we-work-and-live-2018-09-14 Kim Cloete MARKET TRENDS Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:03:00 +0200 498801 1536926710 1536922980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Glider reaches unprecedented altitudes in experimental programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/glider-reaches-unprecedented-altitudes-in-experimental-programme-2018-09-14 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497771 1536650758 1536876000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SAAF Museum Spitfire fighter project at ‘critical point’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saaf-museum-spitfire-fighter-project-needs-more-support-and-can-empower-apprentices-2018-09-07 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497092 1535985416 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Research glider programme reaches unprecedented altitudes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/research-glider-programme-reaches-unprecedented-altitudes-2018-09-05 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:19:00 +0200 497816 1536153743 1536149940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752174_resized_airbusperlanmissioniisurpassesu1022.jpg The Perlan 2 glider, at a lower altitude over the Andes 511 287 Aeronautical Society to focus on inclusivity and collaboration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aeronautical-society-to-focus-on-inclusivity-and-collaboration-2018-08-31 Jessica Oosthuizen Aviation Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496031 1535439105 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747891_resized_aerospacebloomberg08181022.jpg TECHNOLOGICAL CAPABILITY The local aviation industry has to remain relevant in terms of technology 511 287 R&D must be prioritised as Industry 4.0 disrupts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rd-must-be-prioritised-as-industry-40-disrupts-2018-08-31 Jessica Oosthuizen Aviation Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495995 1535439103 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747947_resized_ndiphiwentuli08181022.jpg NDIPHIWE NTULI Closer collaboration between industry roleplayers is key to unlocking the growth potential of aviation 511 287 CSIR Aeronautics attracting international clients as SA budgets fall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-aeronautics-sees-important-niche-opportunities-for-local-contributions-to-global-aerospace-innovation-2018-08-31 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496169 1535445413 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750098_resized_reaching.jpg 511 287 Politics hamper African airlines’ growth potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/politics-hamper-african-airlines-growth-potential-2018-08-31 Jessica Oosthuizen Aviation Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496004 1535446310 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747851_resized_carladasilva08181022.jpg CARLA DA SILVA Better and more communication is needed in terms of the benefits of aviation and the role that it plays in stimulating gross domestic product and job creation 511 287 Spotlight on CTC and potential legal inconsistencies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/spotlight-on-ctc-and-potential-legal-inconsistencies-2018-08-31 Jessica Oosthuizen Aviation Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496064 1537185970 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747975_resized_legalsystem08181022.jpg COMPLIANCY CHECK An aviation working group is evaluating whether South Africa implements and complies with the rights and remedies provided for in the Cape Town Convention 511 287 Poor governance, corruption led to a number of shortfalls at SA Express- MPs heard http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/poor-governance-corruption-led-to-a-number-of-shortfalls-at-sa-express--mps-heard-2018-08-29 African News Agency AVIATION Wed, 29 Aug 2018 20:38:00 +0200 497180 1535612053 1535567880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 ExecuJet to welcome first Pilatus PC-24 to Africa in Oct http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-to-welcome-first-pilatus-pc-24-to-africa-in-oct-2018-08-21 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:38:00 +0200 496292 1534847970 1534847880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748521_resized_aviationexecujetpilatuspc24inafrica0820181022.jpg The Pilatus PC-24 Super Versatile Jet 511 287 Ethiopian Airways plans to rule Africa’s skies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopian-airways-plans-to-rule-africas-skies-2018-08-20 African News Agency AVIATION Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:56:00 +0200 496095 1534751853 1534751760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Budget airline continues to refine its service and aircraft mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budget-airline-continues-to-refine-its-service-and-aircraft-mix-2018-08-17 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494995 1534227769 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SA Express airline cleared to fly again http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-express-airline-cleared-to-fly-again-2018-08-16 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:45:00 +0200 495909 1534412976 1534412700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747573_resized_saexpressaircraft201010223.jpg A Bombardier CRJ700 of SA Express 511 287 Gordhan announces whistleblower hotline to boost fight against corruption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shame-corporates-who-colluded-with-state-capture-into-paying-back-money-gordhan-2018-08-15 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:14:00 +0200 495758 1534400953 1534335240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747277_resized_pravingordhan09042018dylan1022.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Rwanda and global airline body partner to improve air safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-and-global-airline-body-partner-to-improve-air-safety-2018-08-14 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:21:00 +0200 495648 1534255210 1534252860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747044_resized_kigaliairport1022.jpg Kigali International Airport, Rwanda 511 287 Ethiopia plans to build new airport in Oromia region – Fana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-plans-to-build-new-airport-in-oromia-region-fana-2018-08-14 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:32:00 +0200 495608 1534242839 1534242720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Embraer’s new-generation airliner demonstrated in Africa, including South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embraers-new-generation-airliner-demonstrated-in-africa-including-south-africa-2018-08-10 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494343 1533535821 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Low cost airline Fastjet makes further changes to its market offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/low-cost-airline-fastjet-makes-further-changes-to-its-market-offering-2018-08-06 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:13:00 +0200 494950 1533564988 1533564780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 EU asks WTO to certify it has removed Airbus subsidies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-asks-wto-to-certify-it-has-removed-airbus-subsidies-2018-08-06 Reuters AVIATION Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:14:00 +0200 494910 1533558773 1533557640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Action needed to integrate UAVs into civil airspace in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/action-needed-to-integrate-uavs-into-civil-air-space-in-south-africa-denel-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492724 1533019868 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace giants win orders and commitments for over 1 100 airliners at airshow http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-giants-win-orders-and-commitments-for-over-1-100-airliners-at-airshow-2018-08-03 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493499 1533019869 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Boeing predicts strong global airliner and services demand until 2037 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-major-boeing-predicts-strong-global-airliner-and-services-demand-until-2037-2018-08-03 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493392 1533019870 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Union welcomes appointment of Siza Mzimela as acting SAX CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-welcomes-appointment-of-siza-mzimela-as-acting-sax-ceo-2018-08-02 African News Agency AVIATION Thu, 02 Aug 2018 08:53:00 +0200 494550 1533195473 1533192780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Control of SAA transferred back to public enterprises – Treasury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/control-of-saa-transferred-back-to-public-enterprises-treasury-2018-08-02 African News Agency AVIATION Thu, 02 Aug 2018 08:49:00 +0200 494546 1533196665 1533192540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 New generation Embraer airliner on demonstration visit to South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-generation-embraer-airliner-on-demonstration-visit-to-south-africa-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 27 Jul 2018 15:35:00 +0200 494101 1532699780 1532698500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743546_resized_embraere190e207181022dylan.jpg The E190-E2 demonstrator at the Embraer Training Centre/Airlink Hangar complex at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport 511 287 South Africa authorities clear SA Express to resume limited flights http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-authorities-clear-sa-express-to-resume-limited-flights-2018-07-27 Reuters AVIATION Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:21:00 +0200 493976 1532672572 1532672460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Strong growth in smaller airliner segment predicted by Brazilian aerospace group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-growth-in-smaller-airliner-segment-predicted-by-brazilian-aerospace-group-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492829 1532414920 1532642400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 African countries are rapidly expanding their use of UAVs, but South Africa lags http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-countries-are-rapidly-expanding-their-use-of-uavs-but-south-africa-lags-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492721 1532420551 1532642400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Strong demand forecast for pilots, technicians and cabin crew in Africa and globally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-demand-forecast-for-pilots-technicians-and-cabin-crew-in-africa-and-globally-2018-07-25 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 25 Jul 2018 11:52:00 +0200 493637 1532513376 1532512320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742592_resized_ethiopianairlines7878konstantinvonwedelstaedt1022.jpg A Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner of Ethiopian Airlines 511 287 Kenyan carrier becomes first in Africa to sign parts and services deal with Boeing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyan-carrier-becomes-first-in-africa-to-sign-parts-and-services-deal-with-boeing-2018-07-24 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 24 Jul 2018 15:53:00 +0200 493526 1532441329 1532440380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742330_resized_kenyaairwaysb787markharkincreativecommons1022.jpg A Boeing 787-8 airliner of Kenya Airways 511 287 ExecuJet becomes maintenance provider for Honeywell TFE731 engines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-becomes-maintenance-provider-for-honeywell-tfe731-engines-2018-07-24 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Tue, 24 Jul 2018 12:53:00 +0200 493502 1532429862 1532429580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742251_resized_graemeduckworthexecujet1022.jpg ExecuJet MRO services executive VP Graeme Duckworth 511 287 SAA in talks with other airlines to strengthen its business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-in-talks-with-other-airlines-to-strengthen-its-business-2018-07-24 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:08:00 +0200 493477 1532424060 1532423280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742199_resized_saacargogreatstock310223.jpg An SAA Airbus A340-300 at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport 511 287