Aviation2Rise_ Preparing for the new era of airline retailing
Aviation News

IATA: PREPARING FOR THE NEW ERA OF AIRLINE RETAILING

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the Airline Industry Retailing Symposium (AIRS), formerly part of the World Passenger Symposium (WPS), will focus on how changes in distribution and payment are paving the way for a new era of airline retailing. “Initiatives like the New Distribution Capability are enabling airlines to become true internet […]

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Aviation News

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES LAUNCHES CARGO FLIGHTS TO ZARAGOZA BOGOTA VIA MIAMI ADDIS ABABA

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline, is pleased to announce that it has commenced twice weekly freighter service to Bogota, Colombia as of August 29, 2018. The cargo service departs from Zaragoza (Spain) and will fly to Bogota with a stopover in Miami, using the B777-Freigther. […]

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Airports Aviation News

ACI NEW POLICY PAPER TO HELP AIRPORTS RESPOND TO RAPID GROWTH IN DRONE USE

In response to the rapid growth of the drone and Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) market worldwide, Airports Council International (ACI) World has released a policy paper on drones providing information and practical recommendations for airports. Drone operations are expected to soon exceed the number of manned aircraft operations and airport operators have a great […]

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Aviation News

SA EXPRESS, SAA MERGER UNDERWAY

The process to merge South African Express (SA Express) with South African Airways (SAA) is underway, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Wednesday, during his presentation to Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises, the Minister said the first step had already been taken.“The first step of consolidating SA Express with SAA has just been […]

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Aviation News

‘STRESSED, WEEPING’ PILOT CAUSED DEADLY NEPAL PLANE CRASH – INQUIRY

An investigation into a deadly plane crash at Nepal’s international airport appropriated the plane crash to the captain’s emotional breakdown. The captain wept and suffered an emotional breakdown during the flight after his skills had been questioned, according to a draft of the report leaked on Monday. The March 12 flight from the Bangladeshi capital […]

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Aviation News

ATNS PARTICIPATES AT THE AVIATION GENDER SUMMIT

Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) participated in the first of its kind Global Aviation Gender Summit. Approximately 500 industry leaders from across the world convened at The Cape Town Convention Centre from today, 8 August 2018 till Friday 10 August 2018. According to the ATNS, aviation is a trillion-dollar industry and employs approximately 62 […]

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Aircrafts Aviation News

CIRRUS AIRCRAFT VISION JET WINS PRESTIGIOUS ROBERT J. COLLIER TROPHY

The National Aeronautic Association (NAA) announced on Thursday April 4 2018 that the Cirrus Aircraft Vision® Jet has been awarded the 2017 Robert J. Collier Trophy for developing the world’s first single engine Personal Jet™ and implementing the Cirrus Airframe Parachute System on the aircraft. The Collier Trophy is selected by a committee that includes […]

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Aircrafts Latest Aviation Jobs

ANA HOLDINGS AND HONDA AIRCRAFT COMPANY ANNOUNCE A STRATEGIC PARTNER TO EXPAND THE BUSINESS JET MARKET

ANA HOLDINGS INC. (ANAHD) and Honda Aircraft Company announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for a strategic partnership supporting the expansion of the business jet market around the globe by using Honda Aircraft’s technologically advanced HondaJet. ANA HOLDINGS’ flagship carrier and largest airline in Japan, which currently operates about 260 […]

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Opinions

SA AVIATION MUST RISE AS A BENCHMARK IN THE CONTINENT

As the African continent grows in leaps and bounds economically, it is critical that South Africa as a country blessed with some of the best aviation resources and practices help the continent to rise while maintaining its position at the top of the aviation game. While its rise should not be at the expense of […]

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Aviation News Opinions

GLOBAL AVIATION REGULATORY TRAINING PROVIDER SOFEMA ENTERS AFRICAN MARKET THROUGH SOUTH AFRICA

SOFEMA Aviation Services, one of the world’s leading aviation regulatory training companies, based in Bulgaria’s capital city of Sofia has entered the African market with its first ever training courses scheduled for April in Johannesburg. The EASA Compliance Training will be held at Mega Aero Training Academy, adjacent O.R International Airport, in Kempton Park. SOFEMA […]

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Opinions

ZIMBABWE’S AEROSPACE INDUSTRY IS PROMISING HUGE PROSPECTS

There are high hopes that the aerospace industry in Zimbabwe is on the mend with a number of developments currently taking place in the country. Despite the country’s national career Air Zimbabwe, receiving negative publicity in the last few years, it seems many things are happening in the country and the country could once again […]