Having just successfully facilitated the transportation of thousands of cyclists and enthusiast of the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour, the world''s largest individually timed cycle race, two weekends, the busy March month continue with the Easter and school holiday air travel season this week.
Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) today (Tuesday, 11 March 2008) convened an emergency aviation industry meeting regarding concerns expressed by the disability sector on the handling of disabled passengers by airlines and ramp handlers at ACSA airports.
For some time there has been a persistent and worrying trend in media reporting that link incidents of violent crime in Gauteng to suspected criminal syndicates at O.R. Tambo International Airport (ORTIA).
Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) is expecting higher than normal passenger traffic, particularly at its three main international airports O.R. Tambo, Cape Town and Durban, due to the influx of cyclists traveling to and from the 2008 Cape Argus Pick `n Pay Cycle Tour this weekend.