Aviation News

Witness relives #MidrandPlaneCrash

Johannesburg  – Tragedy replaced the joy of the momentous occasion of an initial solo flight for a young female pilot amid raging questions of her flight centre’s culpability in the fatal Midrand crash. On Monday, Lanseria Flight Centre student pilot, who has been identified as Kutlwano by aviation sources, crashed into a suburban backyard in[…]

Single-Pilot passenger planes could soon take to the skies, says Boeing

Aircraft manufacturer also working on hypersonic jet to fly passengers from New York to Tokyo ‘for lunch’ Plane maker Boeing is actively working on technology that would remove the need for two pilots in the cockpits of its passenger jets. Existing European aviation rules state that passenger planes with more than 19 seats must have a minimum of two pilots in the[…]