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Several Boeing planes found to have wing defects

The American aviation giant have now found a wing defect on some of their planes including some 737 MAX aircrafts

Boeing seeks to exit crisis mode as it reports results

The company will report earnings on Wednesday for the first time since a deadly March 10 plane crash plunged the company into crisis-mode

Ethiopian Airlines ‘has flown’ black boxes of crashed Boeing to Paris

Ethiopian Airlines said Thursday that the black box flight recorders from the Boeing 737 MAX 8 that crashed have been flown to Paris for analysis.

Boeing issues advice over sensors after Indonesia crash

The planemaker says local aviation officials believe pilots may have been given wrong information by the plane's automated systems

​Going green: SAA flies high in its maiden tobacco-fuelled flight

SAA has successfully flown a Boeing using biofuel. The power source will be more sustainable when it’s processed in South Africa.

Investigators probe Dreamliner fire at London’s Heathrow

Investigators have been searching for the cause of the fire onboard a Dreamliner - raising questions about the safety of Boeing's next-generation jet.

Boeing puts grounded Dreamliner through its paces

Boeing has completed the first successful tests of its troubled Dreamliner 787 since the jet was grounded following battery fires.

Dreamliner grounded indefinitely by US, others

Europe, Japan, India and the US have grounded Boeing's Dreamliner a day after a second incident in which one of the jets made an emergency landing.

How plane giants descended into global ‘price war’

Boeing is playing down expectations of massive orders in Farnborough, but eyes will be on briefings by the new Airbus and Boeing top management.

Boeing: Africa needs to replace ageing fleet

Boeing forecast on Tuesday that Africa would need about 700 aircraft worth $80-billion over the next 20 years to deal with increased air traffic.

Farnborough orders top $28-billion

Virgin America announced plans to buy 40 new Airbus A320 aircraft at the Farnborough International Airshow on Thursday.

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Tshwane water woes in court again

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Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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