Engineering News | Aviation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/aviation Sat, 20 Jul 2019 04:58:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Think-tank attacks SAX for failing to provide requested information https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/think-tank-attacks-state-owned-regional-airline-for-failing-to-provide-requested-information-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525073 1563260128 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rolls-Royce ‘IntelligentEngine’ civil aerospace initiative advancing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-intelligentengine-civil-aerospace-initiative-progressing-very-well-2019-07-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523590 1563260129 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Airbus reports rise in orders for extra-long-range airliner https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-latest-type-racking-up-orders-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525155 1563260129 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SOEs in need of expert staff – Gordhan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/soes-in-need-of-expert-staff-gordhan-2019-07-17 African News Agency Aviation Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:09:00 +0200 525868 1563372904 1563365340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812134_resized_pravingordhan1010220716duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Donated headsets to go a long way in helping Kruger National Park pilots https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/donated-headsets-to-go-a-long-way-in-helping-kruger-national-park-pilots-2019-07-15 Yvonne Silaule CONSERVATION Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:35:00 +0200 525581 1563185636 1563183300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811493_resized_mrgarmirdacostafromboseaviationduringthehandover1022.jpg Garmir da Costa 511 287 Mboweni promises contingency reserve funds for SAA, SABC, Denel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-promises-contingency-reserve-funds-for-saa-sabc-denel-2019-07-11 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 11 Jul 2019 22:11:00 +0200 525392 1562876017 1562875860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SAA chair has quit – Gordhan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-chair-has-quit-gordhan-2019-07-11 Reuters AVIATION Thu, 11 Jul 2019 22:05:00 +0200 525391 1562875670 1562875500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Global air transport association head has praise and concerns for South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-air-transport-association-head-has-praise-and-concerns-for-south-africa-2019-07-11 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:52:00 +0200 525369 1562853716 1562853120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Proflight Zambia announces plans for new service between Ndola and Johannesburg https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proflight-zambia-announces-plans-for-new-service-between-ndola-and-johannesburg-2019-07-11 African News Agency AVIATION Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:48:00 +0200 525250 1562827778 1562827680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Iata meets with Zimbabwean government over blocked airline revenues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-meets-with-zimbabwean-government-over-blocked-airline-revenues-2019-07-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 10 Jul 2019 15:24:00 +0200 525207 1562765740 1562765040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810644_resized_zimbabweflag21022.jpg Zimbabwean flag 511 287 Airbus’ latest airliner continues to stack up orders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-latest-airliner-continues-to-stack-up-orders-2019-07-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 10 Jul 2019 12:37:00 +0200 525170 1562755913 1562755020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Think-tank attacks State-owned regional airline for 'showing contempt for the law' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/think-tank-attacks-state-owned-regional-airline-for-showing-contempt-for-the-law-2019-07-09 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:48:00 +0200 525021 1562663062 1562662080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810260_resized_saexpressaircraft201010222.jpg A Bombardier CRJ700 regional jet in SA Express colours 511 287 Ethiopian crash families criticise Boeing over donation plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopian-crash-families-criticise-boeing-over-donation-plan-2019-07-05 Reuters AVIATION Fri, 05 Jul 2019 11:17:00 +0200 524786 1562321950 1562318220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Comair sees annual earnings boost from SAA payment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/comair-sees-annual-earnings-boost-from-saa-payment-2019-07-05 Reuters AVIATION Fri, 05 Jul 2019 09:29:00 +0200 524752 1562313715 1562311740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South African unmanned aerial vehicle industry body created https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-uav-sector-federation-created-2019-07-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523652 1561992051 1562277600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 World airline body’s regional head highlights benefits of and barriers to African aviation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-airline-bodys-regional-head-highlights-benefits-of-and-barriers-to-african-aviation-2019-07-05 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523734 1561992051 1562277600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SAA welcomes Bezuidenhout back as Mango CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-welcomes-bezuidenhout-back-as-mango-ceo-2019-07-02 Tasneem Bulbulia AVIATION Tue, 02 Jul 2019 10:55:00 +0200 524383 1562074964 1562057700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808897_resized_nicobezuidenhout210220115duane.jpg Nico Bezuidenhout 511 287 SAA is leasing new-generation wide-body airliners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-is-leasing-new-generation-wide-body-airliners-2019-07-01 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 01 Jul 2019 11:32:00 +0200 524250 1561992530 1561973520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808563_resized_a350900chinasouthernairlinestakeoff1022.jpg An Airbus A350-900 in the livery of China Southern Airlines 511 287 World airline body calls for international alignment on restoring airworthiness of 737 MAX https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-airline-body-calls-for-international-alignment-on-restoring-airworthiness-of-737-max-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 28 Jun 2019 09:59:00 +0200 524107 1561710161 1561708740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808234_resized_comairsfirstmaxincomairbalivery1022.jpg The first Boeing 737 MAX acquired by South African operator Comair, in British Airways colours 511 287 Airbus unveils new wing-tip technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-unveils-new-wing-tip-technology-and-a-new-version-of-an-existing-airliner-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace – 2 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522984 1561444571 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace technology leaders reaffirm emission-cutting ambitions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-technology-leaders-reaffirm-they-will-cut-aviations-co2-emissions-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace – 1 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523054 1561444573 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fastjet's hope for profit pinned on Zimbabwe currency – CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fastjets-hope-for-profit-pinned-on-zimbabwe-currency-ceo-2019-06-27 Reuters AVIATION Thu, 27 Jun 2019 12:11:00 +0200 523967 1561630394 1561630260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gordhan says SOEs in dire straits, threatens boards and CEOs with intervention https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-says-soes-in-dire-straits-threatens-boards-and-ceos-with-intervention-2019-06-26 News24Wire STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Wed, 26 Jun 2019 08:01:00 +0200 523761 1561530859 1561528860 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807450_resized_pravingordhan2016budget1022reuters.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Airline body regional head highlights importance of aviation to Africa’s development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airline-body-regional-head-highlights-importance-of-aviation-to-africas-development-2019-06-25 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 25 Jun 2019 16:02:00 +0200 523738 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https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-giants-displaying-their-wares-at-paris-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522386 1560839166 1561068000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Sierra Leone President opens bids for 7 km airport bridge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sierra-leone-president-opens-bids-for-7-km-airport-bridge-2019-06-20 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:01:00 +0200 523239 1561025005 1561024860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Five things to watch out for in Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation speech https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/five-things-to-watch-out-for-in-ramaphosas-state-of-the-nation-speech-2019-06-20 Bloomberg STATE OF THE NATION Thu, 20 Jun 2019 09:52:00 +0200 523191 1561017616 1561017120 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806196_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Kenyan lawmakers propose nationalisation of Kenya Airways 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https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805813_resized_statecaptureinquiry1022.jpg 511 287 Threats to embark on industrial action could hurt SAA, airline warns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/threats-to-embark-on-industrial-action-could-hurt-saa-airline-warns-2019-06-18 Nadine James AVIATION Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:15:00 +0200 523013 1560866622 1560863700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa not the gateway to Africa, warns research house https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-not-the-gateway-to-africa-warns-research-house-2019-06-18 Irma Venter TRADE Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:50:00 +0200 522978 1560870625 1560851400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805747_resized_portofdurban1022.jpg 511 287 Airbus launches extra long range version of its best-selling airliner family 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