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14 DecTourism in South Africa – a story of cooperation


The growth of tourism in South Africa can best be described as a story of cooperation between government and industry. Addressing…

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12 DecPassport Holders who are Exempt from Visas for South Africa


Citizens from foreign countries, territories and international organisations with a national passport (diplomatic, official and ordinary) may be exempt from visas…

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IATA

09 DecAnother Strong Year for Airline Profits in 2017


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that it expects the global airline industry to make a net profit in 2017…

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IATA

04 NovStrong Passenger Demand Resumes in September


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for September showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers,…

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31 OctLengthy airport queues to cause December holiday havoc


Lengthy queues at OR Tambo Airport as a result of the new immigration regulations are expected to cause major havoc during…

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IATA

19 OctPassenger Services Conference Approves Resolution on ONE Order Standard Will Modernize and Simplify Airline Order Management


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the Passenger Services Conference (PSC) adopted a Resolution on a standard for the…

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SITA

19 OctReal-Time Tracking of Bags to Save Air Transport Industry $3 Billion


The global deployment of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology, which can accurately track passengers’ baggage in real time across key points…

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19 OctAviation growth fuels inbound tourism


Written by June Crawford, CEO BARSA Rising demand for air travel, both within Southern Africa, and from international markets to South…

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18 OctTransforming the Passenger Journey


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) laid out a transformative vision for air travel that will enable aviation to successfully accommodate…

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IATA

18 OctIATA Forecasts Passenger Demand to Double Over 20 Years But increased trade protectionism has potential to damage growth prospects


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects 7.2 billion passengers to travel in 2035, a near doubling of the 3.8 billion…

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