EDITORIAL: Fikile Mbalula’s statement just doesn’t fly
Transport minister and the SA Civil Aviation Authority should be ashamed of their handling of the crisis in aviation
It’s about seven months since Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 went down outside Addis Ababa, killing everyone aboard.
That tragedy, together with another crash in Indonesia in October 2018, resulted in 346 deaths and shook confidence in US manufacturer Boeing. Its reputation is in tatters and its flagship 737 Max jets remain grounded...