After worldwide inspections, cracks were found in up to 50 of Boeing's popular 737NG planes.
Many of the planes used in the South African aviation industry could be affected.
SA Flyer Magazine editor Guy Leitch explains the extent to which the country's airlines may be affected and how widely the plane is used.
In fact, it has now become the mainstay of almost all the domestic airline's fleets, so it does have a profound effect on our local fleets.— Guy Leitch, Managing editor - SA Flyer Magazine
At the same time, a lot of the Boeing 737NGs in South Africa are quite old... so they are all being inspected as we speak.— Guy Leitch, Managing editor - SA Flyer Magazine
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