Airlink has been one of the star survivors of the Covid-19 pandemic. It is seizing opportunities to expand its network across Africa – and is rapidly expanding its fleet to accommodate the many new opportunities it has made. AviaDev’s Jon Howell (JH) asks Airlink’s CEO Rodger Foster (RF) how heRead More →

Prominent South African company Starlite Aviation has been sold to French company SAF Hélicoptères to form part of a global aviation group: SAF Aerogroup. SAF Aerogroup, is consolidating its position as the French leader and a major player in the helicopter and fixed wing service sectors worldwide, by opening upRead More →

Much like other sectors of the aviation industry, business aviation is still facing unique and unprecedented challenges arising from Covid-19. REGIONAL AFRICAN FLIGHT activity, in every region, contracted considerably in late-March 2020 and 18 months later, remains well down, as seen in year-on-year reports. International travel in particular is takingRead More →

LETTERS I AM THE CHAIRMAN (Old Bill) of the Moth (Memorial Order of the Tin Hat) Organization in Harrismith and more specifically, the Platberg Shellhole. We are a Charity Organization that focus on the wellbeing of old soldiers, including soldiers from World War 2, the Korean War and any otherRead More →

Text and Images: Jayd Wollentine – The 13th China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition took place from 28 September until 3 October in Zhuhai, Peoples Republic of China. This year’s show, postponed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, was considered a huge success and attracted many internationally recognisedRead More →

The US Immigration EB-2 NIW green card not always a slam-dunk. (By Dianne Stewart – President, PathwayUSA, Charlotte, NC, USA) So you’re a pilot with ATP and possibly even FAA licences. You would like to live and fly in the USA, and you’ve been told you can get an EB-2Read More →

DASSAULT AVIATION HAS launched its latest and largest biz-jet, the Falcon 10X. Still in development, the aircraft won’t be marketed for several years, but the company had a virtual rollout to highlight the features of what it claims will be the business jet with the world’s largest cabin. The FalconRead More →