Voyager soars as it exceeds 7.8 billion mile earnings and 5.7 billion mile spending milestones

South African Airways

South African Airways’ loyalty programme Voyager is fast becoming the continent’s leading loyalty programme with 15,000 Miles being issued every minute and 10,000 Miles being redeemed simultaneously during the past 12 months.

These milestones come as Voyager celebrates 15 months since its strategic changeover from a distance travelled to revenue-spend earning structure for SAA-operated flights.

In 2015 the programme was fundamentally changed to become Africa’s first revenue-based airline loyalty programme. The two most important changes at the time were to issue members with Miles based on the ticket price (base…
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New partnership offers Voyager members miles for duty-free shopping

SAA Voyager, the loyalty programme fast becoming the leading programme on the continent, has formed a partnership with Tourvest.

SAA Voyager and Tourvest announced the new partnership today at an event in Rosebank, Johannesburg, where Voyager members can earn miles by shopping for duty-free products, either on- board all SAA-operated international and regional flights exceeding two hours flying time, or through the online duty-free shopping facility: FlySAA Duty Free. The mile-earning structure of this offering is linked to a member’s tier status.

In return, the partnership offers Tourvest, a leading tourism group, the opportunity to engage with SAA Voyager members from their Inflight…
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