Pregnant flight attendants can now keep jobs – Singapore Airlines | The Citizen

Singapore Airlines flight attendants will no longer be let go after becoming pregnant, the carrier said Tuesday as it ditched the long-criticised practice. Previously, cabin crew were terminated after they became pregnant and company doctors declared them medically unfit to fly, the company said. Those who wanted to return to flying after giving birth had … Read more

500 needy children experience air flips at the Children’s Flight event | The Citizen

‘It felt like we were going to crash!” exclaimed 10-year-old Kyiano Marman. “But I wish I could go again!” he added, describing his first flight experience in a Huey helicopter. Marman was one of 500 children who were treated to the Children’s Flight event in Magaliesburg yesterday, a project that gives underprivileged children the opportunity … Read more

Russia’s only female cosmonaut says she’s ‘ready’ for Crew Dragon Flight | The Citizen

Russia’s only active female cosmonaut, Anna Kikina, said Friday she was ready for her upcoming flight to the International Space Station aboard Space X’s Crew Dragon. The flight, scheduled for October 3, is set to go ahead despite soaring tensions between Moscow and Washington over Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine.  Kikina, a 37-year-old engineer, will … Read more

Daily news update: Ramaphosa’s R2.6m flight, Godongwana assault, and Barbara Hogan slams ANC | The Citizen

Here’s your morning news update: An easy-to-read selection of our top stories. Stay up to date with The Citizen – More News, Your Way. Daily news update – 22 August 2022 Ramaphosa’s R2.6m SADC flight due to unpaid R300k flight database subscription President Cyril Ramaphosa at the 42nd SADC summit. Picture: Twitter / @Presidency President … Read more