News Listings for Comair (South Africa)

  • Financial markets turmoil hits airline plans

    News | 21 Jun 2010 09:56 | David Knibb

    Volatile capital markets have forced three airlines to shelve initial public offerings and at least one other carrier to cancel a debt issue. Global markets...
  • New Malawi carrier to be branded BA

    News | 28 Oct 2008 22:02 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>Malawi's new flag carrier plans to operate as a British Airways franchise when it launches services next year with a single Boeing 737-300, according to...
  • Jet deals -12 May

    News | 12 May 2008 10:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    CAO's weekly roundup of jet transactions
  • South Africa's Comair applies for London route rights

    News | 20 Aug 2007 13:53 | Graham Dunn

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>British Airways’ South African franchise partner Comair, the parent of budget carrier <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Kulula</span></span>, has applied for authority to start long-haul services to <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:City u2:st="on"><st1:place u2:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">London</st1:place></st1:City></st1:place></st1:City></st1:place></st1:City>.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Comair operates a fleet of Boeing 737s on regional flights within <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:place u3:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Africa</st1:place></st1:place></st1:place> as a BA franchise, and will switch to an all-737 fleet at its <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>Kulula</span></span> budget operation by the year-end w