South African Airways strike reflects country’s economic woes
South African Airways (SAA) workers have been on strike for a week. While some unions have accepted SAA's offer, economists believe the state-owned airline’s crisis is only the tip of South Africa’s problems.
Air Peace CEO: Nigeria needs to review all aviation safety agreements
Allen Onyema, CEO of Nigerian indigenous airline, Air Peace says the government has supported local airlines through tax waivers and more but there is a need for a review of the country’s Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreements (BASA) in other to foster the growth of local players. To examine the state of Nigeria’s aviation sector at the ongoing 59th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association, Allen Onyema joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.
Abaribe tasks Nigerian entrepreneurs to save indigenous Airlines from extinction
Abaribe tasks Nigerian entrepreneurs to save indigenous Airlines from extinction.
American airlines shares fall on weaker fare forecast
American Airlines Group Inc. said 2018 earnings may fall short of its forecast due to weaker than expected domestic fares.
Toulouse: Welcome to 'Airbusville'!
The southern city of Toulouse's long romance with the aviation industry began back in 1918, when France's famed airborne postal service airlines, Aéropostal, set up its headquarters in the area.
Arik ambassadors - Airline launches new customer service unit
Arik ambassadors - Airline launches new customer service unit.
China's big three airlines face FX losses
China's three biggest airlines are expected to see losses of more than $1B between them from currency swings this year.
Nigeria's domestic airlines plan fare increment as aviation fuel goes up
Domestic airline operators in Nigeria are still adjusting to the new increase in aviation fuel which went from 115 naira to 150 naira early June this year. This has led to an increase in the price of tickets of some domestic carriers.