Global Airways is a leading South Africa based aviation company. It is fully integrated across aircraft acquisition, maintenance, flight operations and commercial airline management. The company has twenty years of success in the industry, providing comprehensive services to airlines both locally and globally. Global is the largest dedicated ACMI specialist in South & Sub Sahara Africa. Since inception, the company has positioned itself as a reputable aircraft leasing company that covers the short-, medium- and long-term leasing requirements of the airline industry.
Global has a fleet of nine Airbus aircraft, operating a mixed fleet of Airbus A320 and A340 family aircraft in several cabin customisation operation, which ensures any operational requirement can be accommodated.
In 2020, Global launched LIFT, partnering with former Comair co-CEO and kulula founder Gidon Novick and former regional Uber COO, Jonathan Ayache. Gidon is the CEO of the Takatso Consortium.