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ATNS part of History-in-the-Making

May 11, 2017 • Air, TransportComments (0)

Johannesburg – 11 May 2017:  The first week of May 2017 will be a day to be remembered in Saint Helena’s history as the first ever passenger flight landed at St Helena Airport. SA Airlink flew from Cape Town to St Helena with an RJ85 aircraft. The aircraft departed Cape Town and landed in Namibe, [&hellip...

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35 Years in selfless Pursuit of Safer African Skies

December 19, 2016 • Air, TransportComments Off on 35 Years in selfless Pursuit of Safer African Skies

(Peter Marais retires after more than three decades in South African aviation) Johannesburg, South Africa – 19 December 2016: Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) SOC Ltd has lost one of its pioneers – to retirement. Peter Charles Marais...

South Africa to Commemorate International Civil Aviation Day in Margate, KZN

December 6, 2016 • Air, TransportComments Off on South Africa to Commemorate International Civil Aviation Day in Margate, KZN

Pretoria-The Department of Transport will host the country’s first Aviation Youth Summit as a build up to the International Civil Aviation Day (ICAD) celebrations  on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 at the Dube Trade Port in La Mercy, KwaZulu-Natal. The aim of...

Aviation career awareness roadshow in KZN

December 5, 2016 • Air, TransportComments Off on Aviation career awareness roadshow in KZN

Durban, South Africa – 5 December 2016: Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) SOC Ltd and its aviation partners – today launched a career awareness road-show in Harding, KZN, as a precursor to the Aviation Youth Summit and International Civil...

Over a hundred to be conferred with International Aviation Qualifications

November 17, 2016 • Air, Traffic, TransportComments Off on Over a hundred to be conferred with International Aviation Qualifications

Over a hundred delegates from different countries are expected to be conferred with Aviation-related diplomas at a graduation ceremony – scheduled to take place tomorrow – near OR Tambo International Airport. ATNS Aviation Training Academy (ATA)...

Suspected female drug dealer arrested at OR Tambo International Airport

November 7, 2016 • Air, TransportComments Off on Suspected female drug dealer arrested at OR Tambo International Airport

Gauteng: On Sunday afternoon, 06 November 2016, members of the Trans-National Investigation Team based at the OR Tambo International Airport (ORTIA), intercepted and arrested a 34-year-old woman for allegedly dealing in drugs. The arrest followed shortly...

Sowetan scoops Innovation Award

November 2, 2016 • Air, TransportComments Off on Sowetan scoops Innovation Award

Forty (40) year old Joseph Phalwane (Image Attached) is the 5th ATNS Avi Afrique Innovation Summit 2016 Avi Awards winner. Joseph’s entry was adjudged to have been the best among the eighty (80) submissions received from professional scientists,...

South Africa signs the Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) with Namibia

October 14, 2016 • Air, TransportComments Off on South Africa signs the Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) with Namibia

Pretoria – The Minister of Transport, Ms Dipuo Peters, yesterday, 13th October 2016, signed the Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) with the her counterpart, Minister Alpheus G !Naruseb, Minister of Works and Transport from Namibia. The Air Service...

Regional Cooperation on Air Traffic Movement Enhanced through Dialogue

September 14, 2016 • Air, TransportComments Off on Regional Cooperation on Air Traffic Movement Enhanced through Dialogue

Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) attended the Air Traffic Management Coordination Meeting (ATM/CM-SAF) of the Southern African Region, which was hosted by Empresa Nacional de Exploração de Aeroportos e Navegação Aérea E.P (ENANA of Angola), in...

CANSO members in Africa sign declaration on Air Traffic Management Safety

September 13, 2016 • Air, News, Traffic, TransportComments Off on CANSO members in Africa sign declaration on Air Traffic Management Safety

Accra, 13 September 2016 – The companies that provide air navigation services across Africa have committed to a joint initiative to improve aviation safety across the continent. Members of CANSO – the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation –...