A South African A340 on approach. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Fabian Behr)

South African Airways, Comair to Restart Ops in September

Having grounded most of its international fleet after being placed into administration in December 2019 with the onset of the pandemic only adding salt to injury, South African Airways is now eyeing return to the skies. South Africa's flag carrier plans to restart flights to several destinations in Africa starting September 23rd, restoring services after a major restructuring and the continued disruption of air travel caused by the COVID-19 impact. Ready for Takeoff The airline initially plans to begin flying…

TBT (Throwback Thursday) in Aviation History: Comair

With the start of the Airline Deregulation Act in 1978, airports across the Midwest weren’t expecting too much in terms of growth. However, the ability for new airlines to appear became a common idea. Comair was created in 1977 by a group of investors interested in making Cincinnati (CVG) a…