14-Mar-2019 to 07:02

Give S/African Airways time to recover – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Airways (SAA) is making financial improvements, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has said in parliament in Cape Town.

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12-Mar-2019 to 05:45

Fake S/African pilot arrested, appears in court

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African police have confirmed that William Chandler – a senior pilot from the South African Airways (SAA) who has allegedly flown commercial airplanes for more than 20 years with a fake licence – has been arrested for lacking a proper flying licence.

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08-Mar-2019 to 15:14

Gambia: Hundreds protest mass deportation from Europe

APA-Banjul(The Gambia) — Hundreds of Gambians have organized a protest march against a wave of deportations from European Union countries.

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07-Mar-2019 to 05:27

S/African pilot uses fake licence for over 20 years

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) is investigating to establish the loopholes that allowed a senior pilot to fly commercial airplanes for more than 20 years with a fake licence, press reports have said.

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27-Feb-2019 to 13:01

Mozambique flag carrier, private airline ink codeshare deal

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — State-owned Mozambique Airlines (LAM) has entered into a codeshare agreement with budget airline Fastjet Mozambique under which the two firms have agreed to share customers on several domestic routes, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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27-Feb-2019 to 10:48

S/African Airways, AWA pen code sharing deal – Official

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African Airways (SAA) has concluded a memorandum of understanding that would see it spread its wings in Ghana “to enhance a relationship through synergies that include code sharing, franchising and any other related projects.”

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23-Feb-2019 to 14:03

Plane carrying Zimbabwe VP develops mechanical fault in India

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A plane carrying Zimbabwe’s Vice President Constantino Chiwenga from India was forced to return to the airport after developing a technical fault soon after taking off on Friday, according to media reports monitored here.

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