Category archives for: Aviation

Airlink suspends unprofitable flights


by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AIRLINK has temporarily suspended some flights between six South African cities because of low demand. This is partly attributed to the travel restrictions as a result of the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). Flights between Durban – Nelspruit and Durban –Bloemfontein are affected by Airlink’s decision. Airlink will suspend its […]

Mixed feelings to SA Budget Speech 2020

Finance minister, Mr Tito Mboweni

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – THE establishment of a state bank, formation of the Sovereign Wealth Fund and the slashing of the state wage bill in South Africa are among the highlights of the Budget Speech delivered by Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, on Wednesday. For 2020/21, expenditure is projected […]

Relief as SAA is placed on business rescue

South African Airways

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE country’s official opposition has welcomed the announcement that troubled national carrier, South African Airways (SAA), will be put into business rescue. The Democratic Alliance (DA) concurred with Pravin Gordhan, Minister of Public Enterprises, that the move was the next best option, other than liquidation, to stop the […]

Crisis-ridden SAA resumes flights to Vic Falls

South African Airways

by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – BELEAGURED South African Airways (SAA) is to resume flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls in neighbouring Zimbabwe starting Thursday. Victoria Falls will be serviced alongside South African routes – Cape Town and Durban- as the airline endures a devastating strike by employees. Domestic flights were grounded but international […]

Extra Airlink flights to boost Kruger Park tourism


by ANNA NTABANE MBOMBELA, (CAJ News) – AIRLINK, privately-owned regional airline, has increased the number of flights between Cape Town and Hoedspruit in response to market demand ahead of the festive season. The additional flights will operate during December 2019 and January 2020. They will operate between December 24 and January 5. According to the […]

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