O. R. Tambo International Airport red cards 35 employees over fraud
Apr22

O. R. Tambo International Airport red cards 35 employees over fraud

O. R. Tambo International Airport today announced that 35 of 56 information desk staff employed by the airport have been suspended pending disciplinary procedures. The 35 employees have been suspended following an investigation over several weeks into allegations of illegal commissions paid by certain hospitality providers to secure referrals. Replacements have already been engaged to perform this essential passenger-facing function....

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fastjet appoints Sylvain Bosc as Chief Commercial Officer
Apr20

fastjet appoints Sylvain Bosc as Chief Commercial Officer

African low-cost airline fastjet’s growing team of aviation specialists receives another addition this week as former South African Airways Chief Commercial Officer Sylvain Bosc joins the carrier to lead its commercial activities. He joins a team of heavyweights assembled by CEO Nico Bezuidenhout to rebuild, restructure and redevelop the business.  Bosc’s credentials include a highly successful tenure as Chief Commercial Officer at...

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Deciding on the best skincare product for your spa
Apr12

Deciding on the best skincare product for your spa

The digital age has brought quality information within fingertip reach of most consumers, which means they’re more educated than ever before. Being aware of global trends and the information reaching consumers can help spa owners decide on which products to stock to cater to their clients’ unique needs.  Know your customers. Paying attention and making the effort to get to know your customer will go a long way to developing and...

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George Airport upgrades for large airlines
Apr12

George Airport upgrades for large airlines

George Airport in the Western Cape has received exemption from the South Africa Civil Aviation Authority (SACCA) to upgrade from a CAT 7 aerodrome to a CAT 8 aerodrome.  This means that the regional airport is now able to receive larger aircraft and that it complies with regulations for additional aircraft rescue, as well as firefighting personnel has sufficient fire tenders for the category upgrade. The upgrade was processed after a...

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iSimangaliso Wetland Park completes new 2km Forest Loop
Apr12

iSimangaliso Wetland Park completes new 2km Forest Loop

The successful completion of the new 2km Forest Loop has been marked by an official opening on the Eastern Shores section of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, which now boasts five ecologically distinct visitor drive game drives: Pan Loop, Vlei Loop, Dune Loop, Grassland Loop and Forest Loop. Each has its own distinctive attractions en route including hides, lookout points, picnic sites, places of interest – like Lake Bhangazi – and...

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