September 20, 2013

IATA’s Bid to Reduce CO2 Emissions

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and most of the world’s leading airlines, with aircraft and engine manufacturers, are working to reduce the industry’s carbon dioxide […]
June 13, 2013
Ntl flagship airlines days are over

Days of national flagship airlines over

Jan Cronje (from Cape Town, 5 June 2013) – The era of government-owned flagship airlines flying to a handful of high-profile destinations for national prestige was […]
June 13, 2013

Airlines agree to carbon tax plan

Jan Cronje (June 6 2013) reported from Cape Town on the International airlines meeting. An agreement has been reached to a  “global” plan to jointly cut […]
May 23, 2012

Air Malawi suspended

IATA has suspended Air Malawi (QM-167) with immediate effect in accordance with the provisions in Resolution 850 Attachment F as the airline has failed to pay […]
March 22, 2012

PHISHING now targets GDS passwords

Agents are reporting the receipt of phishing emails that appear to be from their GDS – but they are NOT, they are from a fraudster trying to […]
March 9, 2012

IATA suspends Kingfisher Airlines

NEW DELHI/BANGALORE: The crisis at Vijay Mallya’s Kingfisher Airlines worsened sharply on Wednesday with a series of events putting a question mark on the airline’s survival. […]