SAA & SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM INSPIRE CUSTOMERS WITH MANDELA LEGACY

JOHANNESBURG. 7 May 2018. South African Airways (SAA) has joined hands with SA Tourism to inspire customers with the legacy of Nelson Mandela.

Copies of one of Madiba’s favourite books Dare not Linger co-written by him and South African writer Mandla Langa, were handed out to customers travelling to Durban as lead up to the Nelson Mandela Centenary which marks the year in which Mandela would have turned a 100 years old.

The Nelson Mandela Centenary is set to take center stage at the 2018 Africa Travel Indaba that runs from 8 to 10 May at Durban’s Inkosi Albert Luthuli Convention Centre.

“SAA and SA Tourism have long been…
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SAA & SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM INSPIRE CUSTOMERS WITH MANDELA LEGACY

South African Airways resumes US flights as weather clears

JOHANNESBURG – 22 March 2018.  South African Airways (SAA) advises all its customers that flights to the US have resumed as per the normal schedule as adverse weather conditions have cleared.

“We are pleased to advise that the adverse weather conditions in New York will be clearing as from today and our US operations will operate as per the normal schedule following disruptions over the past few days,” says SAA spokesperson, Tlali Tlali.

All SAA flights to operate as per the normal published schedule as from today, 22 March:

  • SA 203 from Johannesburg (JNB) to New York (JFK) to depart today 22…
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South African Airways resumes US flights as weather clears

SAA advises of US flight changes due to bad weather

JOHANNESBURG – 21 March 2018. South African Airways (SAA) advises all its customers of changes to its US flights due to adverse weather conditions.

“We have decided to cancel today’s flight from Johannesburg to New York and tomorrow’s flight returning from New York to Johannesburg due to adverse weather conditions such as snow and freezing rain aggravated by gusting winds. The weather conditions make it unsafe to operate flights as conditions are outside our operating limits,” says SAA spokesperson, Tlali Tlali.

The following South African Airways (SAA) flights are cancelled:

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

SA 203 from Johannesburg (JNB) to New York (JFK)

Thursday,…
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SAA advises of US flight changes due to bad weather

CAPE TOWN X NEW YORK CITY

A city-twinning agreement between NYC & Company and Cape Town Tourism went live in February 2018. The two destination marketing agencies have pooled resources to market each other’s world-class destinations, and Cape Town is set to receive more New Yorkers who will be taking advantage of special airfare offers and more.

This is the first time such a partnership has taken place on the African continent, and that’s exciting for us,” says CEO of Cape Town Tourism, Enver Duminy.When asked: ‘Why New York City?’, we reply that in years of discussions, we have noted that both cities have much in common, and…
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CAPE TOWN X NEW YORK CITY

South African Airways advises of Dakar airport change

South African Airways (SAA) advises all customers that with effect Friday, 8 December 2017 the flagship Airport for Dakar, Senegal will change from Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport, airport code DKR  to Blaise Diagne International Airport, airport code DSS.

All airport services at Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport (DKR) will terminate today, Thursday, 7 December 2017.

SA207 departing later today at 19h00 from Johannesburg for Dakar, will be SAA’s first flight to land at the new airport at 01h20 tomorrow morning.

“SAA confirms that our flight times schedule to and from will Blaise Diagne International Airport, airport code DSS, will…
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South African Airways advises of Dakar airport change

SAA welcomes the announcement of a capital injection

Capital injection announced by the shareholder set to stabilise and strengthen SAA.

  1. South African Airways (SAA) welcomes the announcement of a capital injection made by government for the airline today. The injection will go a long way to stabilise the airline financially and will help restore the confidence of all stakeholders in the operational sustainability of the company.
  1. In order to turn its fortunes around, SAA had approached its shareholder with a request for recapitalisation of R13.1 billion over three years. The announcement today means that a total amount of R10 billion has been allocated to SAA in…
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SAA welcomes the announcement of a capital injection