#MandelaMonth

A South African's guide to moving to and making it in Malta: An acceleration of arrivals

Something significant happened on the islands last month and it wasn't just the arrival of summer...

By Marcus 'The Maltese Falcon' Brewster 13 Jul 2018

Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Eritrea after 20 years

Ethiopian Airlines has announced that, after 20 years, it will resume daily flights to Asmara, the capital and the largest city of Eritrea, on 17 July 2018...

11 Jul 2018

Most common items left behind before flying

Just imagine it, you arrive on time to catch a flight to your dream destination for a well-deserved holiday, only for that sickening feeling to take hold of your entire body when you realise you forgot your ID at home...

By Benediction Zubane 6 Jul 2018

Don't miss your cheap flight from SA's new silent airports

Passengers need to be extra vigilant about checking their boarding time and departure gate now that South African airports are minimising terminal announcements...

Issued by Domestic Flights South Africa 6 Jul 2018

When you should (or shouldn't) bother with travel insurance

Many people prefer not to ruin the glow of holiday preparations with thoughts of accidents, illness and missed flights. But is foregoing travel insurance worth the risk?...

Issued by SA Airlines 6 Jul 2018

IATA results shows a growing demand in global passenger traffic for May

Global passenger traffic results reflect a 6.1% rise in May 2018 compared to that of 2017...

6 Jul 2018

Four-star ranking awarded to three ACSA airports

The OAG's On-Time Performance (OTP) Star Ratings accredits the top airlines and airports around the world for superior punctuality performance...

4 Jul 2018

Heathrow's third runway is expensive, polluting and unequal - why the poor will lose out

After more than a decade of debate, the expansion of London's Heathrow airport has been given the green light after MPs voted in favour of the government's plans to add a third runway. Construction could begin as early as 2021...

By David Banister 2 Jul 2018

Ticket sales for first US direct flight low, says KQ

Ticket bookings for inaugural non-stop flight to New York have been low since opening in January, according to Kenya Airways (KQ), but it remains optimistic sales will pick up from August...

By Constant Munda 29 Jun 2018

Hacking your holiday: how cybercriminals are increasingly targeting the tourism market

Imagine if a hacker shut down the baggage handling system of one of the world's busiest airports. Or took control of a fleet of autonomous delivery trucks and re-routed them to disrupt rush hour traffic...

By Joe Burton 27 Jun 2018

Top 5 domestic, international air routes on the rise for South Africans

O.R. Tambo International Airport, Cape Town International Airport, King Shaka International Airport and more Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) Airports have been ranked as the most in-demand domestic and international air routes for 2018...

25 Jun 2018

SAA voted the Coolest Domestic Airline at Generation Next Awards

South African Airways (SAA) has topped the charts as the airline was announced "The coolest domestic airline" at the 2018 Sunday Times Generation Next Awards...

Issued by South African Airways 22 Jun 2018

Voting now open for the 2018 World Travel Awards

Members of the public have until 19 August 2018 to cast their votes...

22 Jun 2018

ACSA, NMBMM and NMBT signs MoU enhancing PE International Airport's connectivity

"Nelson Mandela Bay is a growing metropole for trade and tourism and the activities around these are facilitated through Port Elizabeth International Airport. This plan between the airport and the city will further support the economic growth of the region."

22 Jun 2018

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