Welcome to the Board of Airline Representatives South Africa

The Board of Airline Representative of South Africa (BARSA) is the representative association of the international airlines operating to South Africa and provides the single concerted voice on policy and other matters in relation to […]


DoH to intensify Yellow Fever surveillance at points of entry

The Department of Health has announced that it is to intensify surveillance screening of points of entry into South Africa, for more details click here

Government negotiators receive encouragement from aviation industry leaders

A High Level Meeting being convened by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) on 11 May received executive-level support from the aviation industry today, as leaders representing all parts of the sector encouraged governments to […]

Remarks of Tony Tyler at the ATAG Global Sustainable Aviation Forum, Montreal

Tony Tyler, IATA’s Director General and CEO, was a guest speaker at the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) Global Sustainable Aviation Forum in Montreal, Canada, on May. In his remarks, he said he was optimistic […]

IATA Air Passenger Market Analysis – March 2016

The global passenger market made a strong start to 2016, even allowing for the leap year

Ongoing stimulus from lower fares is likely to support passenger demand over the coming months…
…but RPK growth will not […]

Steps to the future

Originally published in Air Transport IT Review

The Board of Airline Representatives of South Africa (BARSA) represents international airlines operating to South Africa. We talked to BARSA’s Chair, Carla da Silva, and CEO, June Crawford, about […]