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Nigerian C-130 for upgrade escorted by French, UK aircraft following technical...

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A Nigerian Air Force C-130 Hercules transport en route to the United Kingdom had to be escorted by French and UK air...

Africa West cargo airline leases second DC9 freighter

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Africa West has leased a second DC9 freighter, as part of the cargo airline's expansion plans that involve growing its scheduled destinations...

EgyptAir resumes flights to Iraq after 21 years

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Egypt's national carrier EgyptAir has resumed flights to Iraq after they were halted following Iraq's invasion of Kuwait in 1990. Flights resumed on...

Libyan rebels using micro UAV

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Libyan rebels are using the Aeryon Scout micro unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) in their fight against pro-Gaddafi forces, after receiving one of...

Suspected US surveillance aircraft crashes in Somalia

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An unmanned aerial vehicle, suspected to belong to the United States, has crashed in the Somali capital Mogadishu. The aircraft crashed into a...

Engine problems abort Russia’s new fighter flight – agency

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Engine malfunction forced Russia's new T-50 stealth fighter to halt its takeoff at an air show yesterday, days after the warplane made...

Boeing profit beats forecast; shares rally

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Boeing Co's quarterly profit beat expectations as operating margins improved and it contained costs, sending shares of the company higher. The world's largest...

Jokes take off alongside South Africa taxi airline plans

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South Africa's national taxi service, often derided for its reckless drivers, shoddy vehicles and cramped interiors, aims to launch a budget airline...

Carl Zeiss wins R100 million police Air Wing world cup order

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The South African Police Services (SAPS) Air Wing has awarded Carl Zeiss Optronics SA a R100 million contract to supply it eight...

Cellphones to curb flight delays?

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Mobile phones could save airlines $600 million on flight delays, says Sita.The mobile phone will become an indispensable air travel tool within five...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...