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SA Express welcomes Solenta dispute resolution

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South African Express (SA Express) on Tuesday welcomed the resolution of a dispute it had with charter operator Solenta Aviation. “SA Express has always maintained...

Spike Inc clinches supersonic jet orders, close to picking engine

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Spike Aerospace Inc has signed up its first orders and is close to selecting an engine for the $125 million supersonic business jet it...

Egypt opens new international airport in Giza for trial flights

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Egypt opened a new international airport on the outskirts of the capital on Saturday for an initial trial period, in a bid to ease...

SA Express cancels flights to Mthatha

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South African Express (SA Express) has cancelled flights on its Johannesburg-Mthatha route. This follows the Civil Aviation Authority’s decision to downgrade Mthatha airport effective from...

Boeing’s flying car lifts off in race to revolutionize urban travel

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Boeing Co said on Wednesday its flying car prototype hovered briefly in the air during an inaugural test flight, a small but significant step...

Unrest sees Zimbabwe flights cancelled

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Low-cost African airline Fastjet cancelled its remaining flights to and from Zimbabwe on Monday due to political unrest, it said in a statement. Protesters barricaded...

Airbus loses to Boeing in annual jet order race

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Europe's Airbus lost out to Boeing in 2018, breaking a five-year winning streak against its U.S. rival for the number of jet orders, slumping...

Boeing unveils refreshed jet concept with ultra-thin wings

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Boeing Co unveiled a speedier and higher-flying version of a concept plane on Tuesday aimed at sharply reducing fuel use thanks to its elongated...

Fatalities on commercial passenger aircraft rise in 2018

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The fatality rate on passenger jet aircraft worldwide jumped in 2018 after airlines recorded zero accident deaths on passenger jets in the prior year,...

Air Tanzania becomes first African-based A220 operator

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Air Tanzania as become the first African carrier to take delivery of the Airbus A220 aircraft, the newest addition to the Airbus family of...

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