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Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe

Bubi Plane crash details emerge

By Pamela Shumba and Whinsley Masara A Central Air Traffic Services (CATS) aircraft that was transporting gold from Bulawayo to Harare on Tuesday crash-landed due to engine failure, the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (CAAZ) said…

Caaz hunts $100m for airports upgrade

The Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (Caaz) says it needs about $100 million, in the short-term, to implement various aviation projects including airport upgrades and airspace improvements. Caaz general manager David Chawota last week…

Vic Falls airport terminal almost complete

WORK on the Victoria Falls airport new terminal building and airside is now more than 80 percent complete as the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe moves ahead with plans to finish the $150 million expansion project by September.

Parastatals bleed broke govt

The cash-strapped government is pumping out huge sums of money to prop ailing parastatals, including the troubled National Railways of Zimbabwe and the collapsed Redcliff-based integrated steelmaker, Ziscosteel (Zisco), the Financial…

SAA pilot arrested for stripping

HARARE - A South African Airways (SAA) pilot, only identified as W Van Ginkel, was today arrested at Harare International Airport for stripping down to his underwear in protest at being thoroughly searched by airport security officials.

Irony of Mpofu’s clean-up charade

Anyone coming from Mars might be tempted to believe Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Obert Mpofu is serious about fighting corruption after he sacked the Air Zimbabwe board on the eve of the arrest of the airline’s bosses…