Chief of Air Traffic Navigation Services (ATNS) Hennie Marais has directly contradicted some of the evidence given by former Transport Minister Ben Martins, before the State Capture Commission in Johannesburg.
Former Justice Department Director-General, Nonkululeko Sindane, is to testify before the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in Parktown, Johannesburg on Wednesday.
The Global Aviation Gender Summit continues in Cape Town on Women’s Day on Thursday.
Former Transport Minister, Ben Martins, has told the State Capture Commission that the Gupta family initially sought permission for a welcoming party on the tarmac of the OR Tambo International Airport after wedding guests disembarked from the plane.
Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says South African Aviation experts will offer their assistance to their Ethiopian counterparts in getting to the bottom of the plane crash that killed 157 people.
Air traffic navigation control organisations are meeting in Durban over the next four days to come up with tangible plans on what needs to be done in the South Atlantic and Indian Ocean regions to be part of a global air traffic control system that is to be in use by 2020.