We had a catch up chat with Gidon Novick, co-founder of Lift a South African startup LCC. He shared thoughts on the collapse of Comair, an airline his family has a long history with, the current state of the market and how the market might...
[UPDATE: This link is a worthwhile read to explain the chaos that is called South Africa] Another airline bites the dust. Comair is 76 years old and weathered many crises before. Based on the linked story, a large part of the collapse of the airline is due to its MAX...
UPDATE – For its failure to comply with safety, South Africa’s Civil Aviation Authority has come hard on Comair’s operations by indefinitely grounding the entire carrier’s fleet. Thousands of passengers were left stranded and irate after the aviation...
There is a ray of hope for one of the beleaguered African carriers. South African Airways is preparing to emerge from its self-inflicted collapse. The crisis-ridden airline is said to be preparing for a return to service by first operating domestically before...
A huge relief came the way of many airlines, particularly those in Africa following the re-certification of 737 MAX by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) more than a year after the aircraft was grounded around the globe. For Africa’s largest airline, Ethiopian...
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