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  • SAA gives robust backing to acting chief

    News | 25 Nov 2014 11:48 | Graham Dunn

    South African Airways has issued a wide-ranging defence of its acting chief executive Nico Bezuidenhout amid a row over the misstating of qualifications which has threatened to engulf the carrier's leadership in more controversy.
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 17-24 November 2014

    News | 24 Nov 2014 09:27 | Olivier Bonnassies

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  • Moves to settle CEO dispute as SAA problems mount

    News | 14 Nov 2014 11:23 | Graham Dunn

    ​South Africa's public enterprise minister Lynne Brown has called a meeting to resolve the stand-off around the position of South African Airways chief executive Monwabisi Kalawe, which has seen an acting chief in place for the last week since his suspension.
  • SAA briefs parliamentary committee on challenges

    News | 10 Nov 2014 10:17 | Graham Dunn

    South Africa's portfolio committee on public enterprises has been briefed by the new interim board and senior management of South African Airways amid concerns over recent boardroom instability and its continued financial challenges.
  • SAA names acting chief amid continuing boardroom unrest

    News | 07 Nov 2014 16:19 | Graham Dunn

    South African Airways has made Nico Bezuidenhout acting chief executive during the absence of incumbent chief Monwabisi Kalawe, as boardroom unrest continues to engulf the troubled Star Alliance carrier.
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 27 October-3 November 2014

    News | 03 Nov 2014 14:21 | Olivier Bonnassies

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