South African Airways proudly celebrates Africa Day

JOHANNESBURG. 25 May 2017 – South African Airways (SAA) proudly joins hands with all the people of Africa to celebrate Africa Day today. In being a leading player in the aviation industry in Africa by facilitating the movement of goods, services and people and enhancing cross-cultural interchanges on the continent for over 83 years, we are proud to be recognised as the Best Airline in Africa for 14 consecutive years (Skytrax).

Africa Day is the annual commemoration of the 25 May 1963 foundation of the Organisation of African Unity, which then became the African Union on 26 May…
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South African Airways proudly celebrates Africa Day

South African Airways rakes in the awards for brand awareness, product development

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South African Airways (SAA) has raked in a number of awards confirming its position as the leading airline on the African continent when it comes to brand recognition and innovative product offering.

The most prominent of these awards is the Skytrax award for Best Airline in Africa, which SAA has now won for the fourteenth year in a row. The Skytrax awards, the brainchild of an independent aviation research organisation, have become an institution on the annual events calendar. These awards are based on unsolicited customer feedback which makes…
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South African Airways’ in-flight magazine, Sawubona, awarded as first in its class

Ingrid Wood, Publishing Director, Ndalo Media and Chris Frost, Vice President - World Travel Awards.

Ingrid Wood, Publishing Director, Ndalo Media and Chris Frost, Vice President – World Travel Awards.

Sawubona, the in-flight magazine of South African Airways (SAA), the leading airline on the African continent, scooped the award for Africa’s leading in-flight magazine for the second year in a row.

The award for Africa’s leading in-flight magazine was made at the World Travel Awards™ in Zanzibar, Tanzania, this past weekend and received by Ndalo Media, publishers of the magazine.

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South African Airways named “Best Airline in Africa” and “Best Business Class to Africa” by Business Traveler Magazine

Image courtesy of SAA

Image courtesy of SAA

South African Airways (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa and Africa’s most awarded airline, is honored to be named “Best Airline in Africa” and “Best Business Class to Africa” in the annual Best in Business Travel Awards survey by readers of Business Traveler Magazine.

The Best in Business Travel Awards distinguishes the achievements of the most deserving organizations in the business travel industry and the readers of Business Traveler Magazine have selected South African Airways among a variety of top travel…
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South African Airways Group walks away with an armload of Skytrax awards

The South African Airways Group this year walked off with no less than three awards confirming the Group is on the right strategic path, which is showing in customer satisfaction results.

South African Airways (SAA) Acting CEO Nico Bezuidenhout received three awards this year on behalf of the SAA Group.

SAA has been named Best Airline in Africa for thirteen consecutive years.

Feedback from SAA’s customers also ensured that SAA walked away with the award for Best Airline Staff in Africa for the fourth time.

The awards for Best Airline Staff are special and coveted accolades as they represent the combined quality performance of…
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