SAA Cargo wins the Best Cargo Airline – Africa

South African Airways Cargo (SAA Cargo) is proud to have bagged another international award within a short space of time at the 2017 Air Cargo Airline of the Year awards hosted by Air Cargo News. SAA Cargo was voted Best Cargo Airline-Africa by the readers of Air Cargo News.

The awards are an annual gala event where the air cargo industry gathers to recognise the very best of the industry across 14 categories.

Stephen Mangan (MC); Colin Smith SAA Cargo’s UK and Ireland Manager; Shahe Ouzounian from Chapman Freeborn (category…
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SAA Cargo wins the Best Cargo Airline – Africa

SAA Cargo Welcomes International Air Cargo Community to South Africa

Trade and air cargo growth opportunities in Africa will again come under the spotlight at this year’s Air Cargo Africa Conference and Exhibition, co-hosted by South African Airways Cargo (SAA Cargo).

SAA Cargo is honoured to continue its partnership with the STAT Media Group, organisers of the Air Cargo Africa Conference and Exhibition.  The Conference takes place at Emperor’s Palace in Kempton Park from 21 to 23 February 2017.

“As a national carrier we are proud to be associated with this prestigious event where all air cargo industry leaders converge to deliberate on the future of airfreight in Africa.  We also look forward…
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SAA Cargo Welcomes International Air Cargo Community to South Africa

South African Airways Cargo launches a Pet Lounge at Cargo ORTIA Terminal

South African Airways Cargo (SAA Cargo), the airfreight division of South African Airways, is proud to introduce its new Pet Lounge facility for domestic pets at Cargo OR Tambo International Terminal. The Pet Lounge started operating from 1 October 2016.

 The lounge is specially designed for the pets’ comfort and safety, ensuring they experience a stress-free environment during their journey. In addition, the facility also minimises any environmental factors that are likely to cause distress.

 “This milestone is a welcome service enhancement and demonstrates our commitment to improving the handling of…
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South African Airways Cargo launches a Pet Lounge at Cargo ORTIA Terminal

South African Airways Cargo partners with STAT Trade Times for AIR CARGO AFRICA 2017

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South African Airways Cargo (SAA Cargo), the airfreight division of South African Airways, has partnered with the STAT Trade Times publication for the Air Cargo Africa (ACA) 2017 conference and exhibition which will take place in February 2017 in Johannesburg.

 SAA Cargo accounts for more than 50% of all air freight movements into and within South Africa and moved 115000 tons of freight to key markets across the globe in the financial year which ended in March 2016. The flagship carrier and leading international airline is all…
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South African Airways Builds Capacity on the Mauritius Route, Introduces A330-200

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South African Airways (SAA) has added capacity on its Mauritius route, with the introduction of a bigger aircraft, an Airbus A330-200 to this popular and growing destination.

Effective 1 October 2016, the airline will use an Airbus A330-200 aircraft on the route, which adds extra capacity of 200 seats per week and offers customers an improved in-flight product. This aircraft will operate flights SA190/SA191 on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays to cater for the increase in demand to this popular island destination.

SAA’s double-daily schedule to…
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South African Airways Cargo Named Amongst the Top Three African Airlines at the Air Cargo News Awards 2016 in London

South African Airways Cargo (SAA Cargo) named amongst the top three African Airlines at the Air Cargo Airline of the Year Awards 2016 in London.

The Awards were organised by Air Cargo News and are an annual Gala event where the air cargo industry gather to recognise the very best of the industry across 14 categories. SAA Cargo participated in the African Cargo Airline category.

“Getting recognition from industry at the event of this magnitude makes us feel proud as an African Airline. We will work harder to strengthen our presence in…
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