Star Air is a key independent airline support operator on the African continent. It incorporates Star Air Cargo and Star Air Maintenance as separate entities. The business focusses on aircraft leasing, including aircraft with crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) charter, and cockpit and crew training for its own operations. STARRead More →

For those who have been in the sharp end of anything that flies, you would be aware of those moments when things didn’t exactly go according to plan, whether it be by act, omission or just plain bad luck. I THINK I KICKED THINGS OFF in this regard at theRead More →

A MOZAMBIQUE COURT has sentenced 66-year-old former Mozambiquan Transport Minister Paulo Zucula to ten years imprisonment for his part in the purchase of two E190s from Embraer in 2009. Three senior government and LAM airline officials were accused of receiving $800,000 in bribes from Embraer between 2008 and 2010, inRead More →

(October 2021) – JIM DAVIS SAYS YOU CAN JUDGE A LANDING BY THE WAY A STUDENT PILOT TAKES OFF. If the student doesn’t taxi on the centreline. If the ailerons move when he turns on the taxiway. If he takes power too quickly. If he doesn’t maintain the centreline onRead More →