SRK Consulting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd (SRK) appointed by Airports Company South Africa has undertaken the Scoping and Environmental Impact Reporting for the realignment of the runway. The Draft Environmental Impact Report will be released to the public for an 8 week comment period commencing on 31 March 2015 until 25 May 2015. Airports Company South Africa proposes to re-align the primary runway and construct parallel and rapid exit taxiways
12 March 2015 – Airports Company South Africa airports – O.R. Tambo International, Cape Town International and King Shaka International Airports – yesterday walked away with top awards at the 2015 SKYTRAX Choice Awards in Paris, France.
27 February 2015, Johannesburg – O.R. Tambo International Airport walked away with the title “African Airport of the year” at an awards ceremony held as part of Air Cargo Africa 2015 in Ekurhuleni yesterday evening.