The South African Airways (SAA) Pilots Association and a majority of its members say they are in favour of strike action to force change at the struggling national carrier.
A BEE commissioner together with National Treasury had warned the SAA board, under the chairmanship of Dudu Myeni, not to implement a policy in which 30% of all procurement at the airline would be set aside for black businesses.
South Africa Airways (SAA) says fog at the OR Tambo International Airport, resulted in Friday’s delays and diversions of a number of inbound flights. Nine flights had to be diverted to other airports.
South African Airways (SAA) is technically insolvent and will not be able to meet its financial obligations without government support.