In Conversation: Gidon Novick

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...
Africa aviation future is consolidation

Africa aviation future is consolidation

Shifts towards new market policies, airline behavior, operation models, and governance are clearly pointing towards a consolidated African aviation sector.  Accelerated by the pandemic, what were once loose discussions around the formation of mutual pan-African...
Delta’s Cape Town struggle

Delta’s Cape Town struggle

The Western Cape (where Cape Town is located) declared an inter-governmental dispute over the South African Department of Transport’s silence on Delta Air Lines’ request to fly a triangular route from Atlanta to Johannesburg and Cape Town.   Western Cape MEC for...