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Feb 19, 2013
Troubled carrier SAA's turnaround plan, to be presented to the government at the end of next month, might involve cutting some flight routes, MPs heard on Tuesday. SA Airways (SAA) board acting chairperson Dudu Myeni said the plan would be the ninth developed by the...
Dec 14, 2012
Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba has appointed South African Airways (SAA) executive chairperson Vuyisile Kona as the national carrier’s acting CEO, pending the appointment of a permanent replacement for Siza Mzimela, who resigned in October. He also...
Oct 19, 2012
The resignations at South African Airways have come thick and fast over the past few weeks, with some executives, including CEO Siza Mzimela, joining their nonexecutive colleagues in jumping (air)ship. The shareholder Minister, Public Enterprises Minister Malusi...
Oct 08, 2012
Embattled State-owned airline South African Airways (SAA) on Monday opened the request for proposals to tender for a cargo terminal modernisation study at the OR Tambo International Airport. The project is aimed at enhancing the SAA cargo terminal through business...
Oct 08, 2012
South African Airways (SAA) chief executive Siza Mzimela resigned from the embattled government-owned airline on Monday, said the office of Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba. "Yes we have received the resignation. We have accepted the resignation, but it was...
Jun 18, 2012
National carrier South African Airways (SAA) on Monday said it was preparing to raise its fuel surcharge on flights to and from Europe by between €1 and €2 a passenger to comply with the European Union’s Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). Despite vast protest, the...
Jun 18, 2012
South African Airways (SAA) was last week announced as the host of the 2013 International Air Transport Association (Iata) annual general meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit (WATS). The event will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre...
Mar 19, 2012
Sep 08, 2011
Feb 08, 2011
National carrier South African Airways (SAA) is reviving its ageing fleet as it embarks on a route expansion, with the first of six new leased aircraft arriving in the country on Tuesday, and another 20 new planes on order. The airline is leasing six new Airbus...
Sep 03, 2010
Domestic and regional airline SA Express would continue with its regional expansion plans, it said on Friday as it announced a 10% increase in its net profit to R250-million for the financial year ended March 31, 2010. The carrier, which is now led by CEO Inati...
May 21, 2010
Airports Company South Africa (Acsa) has refuted claims that as many as 75 000 of the 450 000 tourists expected next month for the 2010 World Cup could find their bags have been snatched before making it to the baggage carousel.
May 13, 2010
Apr 07, 2010
Fani Zulu, former spokesperson for Eskom, has been appointed as head of corporate affairs at State-owned South African Airways (SAA). Until recently, Zulu was senior general manager for group communications at Eskom.