Engineering News | Aviation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/aviation Sun, 26 Sep 2021 02:58:18 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 SAA returns to the skies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-returns-to-the-skies-2021-09-23 Reuters AVIATION Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:28:00 +0200 596107 1632400317 1632400080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Boeing forecasts continued strong Chinese commercial aviation growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-forecasts-continue-strong-chinese-commercial-aviation-growth-2021-09-23 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:38:00 +0200 596093 1632405987 1632393480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Airbus announces flight demonstrator project for new technology wing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-announces-flight-demonstrator-project-for-new-technology-wing-2021-09-23 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:11:00 +0200 596057 1632388998 1632388260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000964081_resized_airbusextrahighperformancewingdemonstratorcessnacitationvii0920211022.jpg Artist’s impression of the Citation VII fitted with the extra-performing wing 511 287 Airlink starts South Africa-Uganda route https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airlink-starts-south-africa-uganda-route-2021-09-22 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 22 Sep 2021 12:00:00 +0200 595904 1632307626 1632304800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Takatso says it is still in talks over SAA investment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/takatso-says-it-is-still-in-talks-over-saa-investment-2021-09-21 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISE Tue, 21 Sep 2021 19:38:00 +0200 595858 1632245985 1632245880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Airbus-led consortium to pilot liquid hydrogen fuel at French airport https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-led-consortium-to-pilot-liquid-hydrogen-fuel-at-french-airport-2021-09-21 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 21 Sep 2021 13:47:00 +0200 595816 1632225745 1632224820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Boeing forecasts commercial aircraft market of more than $3-trillion over next decade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-forecasts-commercial-aircraft-market-of-more-than-3-trillion-over-next-decade-2021-09-16 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:48:00 +0200 595470 1631803991 1631803680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SAA will need upgraded fleet to compete outside Africa, CEO says https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-will-need-upgraded-fleet-to-compete-outside-africa-ceo-says-2021-09-16 Bloomberg AVIATION Thu, 16 Sep 2021 06:53:00 +0200 595329 1631743192 1631767980 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000962699_resized_saa1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Comair benefiting from resumption in flights, R270m in capital inflows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/comair-benefiting-from-resumption-in-flights-r270m-in-capital-inflows-2021-09-10 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Fri, 10 Sep 2021 16:15:00 +0200 594911 1631286108 1631283300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Airlink, Roll-Royce sign service agreement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airlink-roll-royce-sign-service-agreement-2021-09-10 Creamer Media Reporter AVIATION Fri, 10 Sep 2021 09:16:00 +0200 594833 1631259387 1631258160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Initiative helps companies diversify, mitigate supply shortages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/initiative-helps-companies-diversify-mitigate-supply-shortages-2021-08-27 Cameron Mackay Aviation Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 593446 1631021827 1631224800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000958962_resized_aisi1zstes2planebackground0820211022.jpg INDUSTRY IMPACT Several AISI projects as well as AISI beneficiaries have experienced disruption in the last 18 months owing to Covid-19 interruptions to their supply chains 511 287 Southern African airlines body’s CEO resigns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/southern-african-airlines-bodys-ceo-resigns-2021-09-08 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 08 Sep 2021 13:30:00 +0200 594573 1631102459 1631100600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Boeing board to face investors’ suit over 737 Max crashes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-board-to-face-investors-suit-over-737-max-crashes-2021-09-08 Bloomberg AVIATION Wed, 08 Sep 2021 08:50:00 +0200 594519 1631084072 1631083800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961040_resized_boeing737maxjetsparkednearboeingfieldinseattlewashington0919bloomberg1022.jpg Boeing 737 Max jets parked in Seattle, Washington 511 287 Cargo has played key role in supporting African aviation during pandemic, notes TV network https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cargo-has-played-key-role-in-supporting-african-aviation-during-pandemic-notes-tv-network-2021-09-07 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 07 Sep 2021 05:37:00 +0200 594359 1630994976 1630985820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Embraer delivers its 1 500th business jet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embraer-delivers-its-1500th-business-jet-2021-09-06 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:13:00 +0200 594321 1630930644 1630926780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 African airlines still need help to survive heavy losses from effects of Covid-19 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-airlines-still-need-help-to-survive-heavy-losses-from-effects-of-covid-19-2021-09-03 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 03 Sep 2021 09:45:00 +0200 594159 1630656131 1630655100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ethiopian aims to fly Max jet by January after Boeing settlement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopian-aims-to-fly-max-jet-by-january-after-boeing-settlement-2021-09-02 Bloomberg AVIATION Thu, 02 Sep 2021 11:10:00 +0200 594005 1630573932 1630573800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Iata reports air passenger traffic is improving, but is still well down on 2019 levels https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-reports-air-passenger-traffic-is-improving-but-is-still-well-down-on-2019-levels-2021-09-02 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 02 Sep 2021 09:45:00 +0200 593985 1630587388 1630568700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SAA buyer close to completing due diligence https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-buyer-close-to-completing-due-diligence-2021-09-01 Bloomberg AVIATION Wed, 01 Sep 2021 16:41:00 +0200 593958 1630507391 1630507260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South African pilot wins international aviation award https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-pilot-wins-international-aviation-award-2021-09-01 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 01 Sep 2021 14:49:00 +0200 593928 1630502623 1630500540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000959813_resized_aerotimerefilweledwaba1022.jpg Refilwe Ledwaba 511 287 July saw continued increase in demand for air cargo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/july-saw-continued-increase-in-demand-for-air-cargo-2021-09-01 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 01 Sep 2021 13:32:00 +0200 593907 1630498205 1630495920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kulula to restart flights between Gauteng and the Eastern Cape https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kulula-to-restart-flights-between-gauteng-and-the-eastern-cape-2021-09-01 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 01 Sep 2021 06:36:00 +0200 593827 1630477304 1630470960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Global airline losses reduced during the second quarter: North America even saw net profits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-airline-losses-reduced-during-the-second-quarter-north-america-even-saw-net-profits-2021-08-31 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 31 Aug 2021 09:14:00 +0200 593714 1630396821 1630394040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kenya Airways reports fall in total revenues but surge in cargo income https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-airways-reports-fall-in-total-revenues-but-surge-in-cargo-income-2021-08-27 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 27 Aug 2021 13:44:00 +0200 593511 1630065587 1630064640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Etihad Airways and IAI announce partnership to convert Boeing 777 airliners to freighters https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/etihad-airways-and-iai-announced-partnership-to-convert-boeing-777-airliners-to-freighters-2021-08-26 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 26 Aug 2021 13:21:00 +0200 593366 1630051199 1629976860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Comair confirms operational restart next week https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/comair-confirms-operational-restart-next-week-2021-08-26 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 26 Aug 2021 11:44:00 +0200 593339 1629971780 1629971040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African Airways to restart operations from Sept 23 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-airways-to-restart-operations-from-sept-23-2021-08-26 Reuters AVIATION Thu, 26 Aug 2021 09:43:00 +0200 593287 1629964124 1629963780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Airliner-to-freighter conversion centre being established in Ethiopia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airliner-to-freighter-conversion-centre-being-established-in-ethiopia-2021-08-25 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 25 Aug 2021 13:51:00 +0200 593198 1629892721 1629892260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Hospitality body warns of serious consequences of suspension of flights to Plettenberg Bay https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hospitality-body-warns-of-serious-consequences-of-suspension-of-flights-to-plettenberg-bay-2021-08-23 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 23 Aug 2021 14:34:00 +0200 592972 1629722634 1629722040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Dallas Fort Worth Airport to expand its cargo capacity as demand recovers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dallas-forth-worth-airport-to-expand-its-cargo-capacity-as-demand-recovers-2021-08-19 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 19 Aug 2021 15:54:00 +0200 592756 1629444757 1629381240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957533_resized_dallasfortworthcargoterminal1022.jpg Dallas Forth Worth cargo terminal 511 287 Air transport body reports business confidence within the sector is starting to improve https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-transport-body-reports-business-confidence-within-the-sector-is-starting-to-improve-2021-08-19 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 19 Aug 2021 14:52:00 +0200 592721 1629380287 1629377520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Global air transport body calls on governments to release blocked airline funds https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-air-transport-body-calls-on-governments-to-release-blocked-airline-funds-2021-08-19 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 19 Aug 2021 13:24:00 +0200 592692 1629372744 1629372240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local carrier Airlink and global airline Emirates enter codeshare agreement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-carrier-airlink-and-global-airline-emirates-enter-codeshare-agreement-2021-08-17 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 17 Aug 2021 10:44:00 +0200 592426 1629190511 1629189840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 DPE welcomes court decision to place Mango airline under business rescue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dpe-welcomes-court-decision-to-place-mango-airline-under-business-rescue-2021-08-11 Tasneem Bulbulia AVIATION Wed, 11 Aug 2021 10:22:00 +0200 591910 1628670803 1628670120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kenyan, Azerbaijani, air cargo airlines sign interline agreement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyan-azerbaijani-air-cargo-airlines-sign-interline-agreement-2021-08-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 10 Aug 2021 15:40:00 +0200 591842 1628604065 1628602800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazilian airliner manufacturer secures another order from major US client https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazilian-airliner-manufacturer-secures-another-order-from-major-us-client-2021-08-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 10 Aug 2021 11:58:00 +0200 591812 1628591259 1628589480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Petrochem giant uses tech for greener fuel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrochem-giant-uses-tech-for-greener-fuel-2021-08-06 Halima Frost Aviation Fri, 06 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 590199 1627965017 1628200800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000952152_resized_chemicalspetrochemicalssasolgermany08211022.jpg COOL COLAB The collaboration between Sasol and the LEN Consortium will see greener jet fuel and chemicals being produced using Sasol's Fischer-Tropsch technology 511 287