A Star Air Cargo Boeing 737-300 on behalf of Mango Airlines, registration ZS-VDP performing flight JE-536 from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg with 116 passengers and 8 crew, was climbing through FL230 out of Port Elizabeth when the crew noticed an anomaly with the cabin pressurization. While troubleshooting the problem the flight crew selected the cabin pressurization switch to the standby position, the outflow valve opened fully causing the loss of cabin pressure.
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After more than two decades of improving mine safety since the end of apartheid, South Africa's progress has stalled with an increase in gold-mining deaths.
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