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South African Airways (SAA) has announced the resumption of a number of regional flights to Accra, Lagos, Lusaka, Maputo, Windhoek and Harare, with effect from Tuesday, 19 November 2019. Read more
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November 2019
South African Airways (SAA) international flights resumed today, despite the industrial action continuing in SA since last Friday.  SAA’s first scheduled service from the Asia Pacific region will depart tomorrow with SA281 from Perth to Johannesburg and SA287 from Hong... Read more
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November 2019
South African Airways (SAA) has requested that passengers who had been booked to travel from Australasia or the Far East to or beyond Johannesburg this Saturday and Sunday do not turn up at airports, but instead follow the airline’s travel policy to exercise their... Read more
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November 2019
South African Airways (SAA), took delivery of the first of four new Airbus A350-900s in Johannesburg yesterday. Read more
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November 2019
Star Alliance and the Council of Australian Tour Operators (CATO) are set to electrify this year’s AFTA National Travel Industry Awards by giving guests the chance to win journeys to eight inspirational destinations in a prize draw that will light up the world. Read more
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July 2019
South African Airways has been awarded the 2019 Skytrax Award for Best Airline Staff in Africa for the seventh time, reaffirming its vision to be the leading airline on the African continent. Read more
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June 2019
South African Airways and African Travel Specialists recently hosted their top selling Queensland agents on an educational to Kenya. Read more
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November 2018
The lives of three Ugandan children were changed forever last year when South African Airways (SAA) and codeshare partner, Virgin Australia, in partnership with Brisbane-based charity Droplets in a Stream (DIAS), flew them to Australia to receive life-changing surgery. Read more
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November 2018
South African Airways have come in at number 3 on a list compiled by Condé Nast Traveler for ‘best legroom on long haul flights’ going ‘above and beyond’ the average with a generous seat pitch of 33.5 inches in economy class. Read more
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October 2018
South African Airways (SAA) has been advised that state owned airline, SA Express (SAX) has resumed operations effective Thursday 23 August 2018 after being grounded in May 2018. Read more
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August 2018
The 18th of July 2018 would have been Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday. To celebrate and commemorate this remarkable man and his legacy, South African Airways (SAA) have announced a 3 day sale on flights to South Africa with all-inclusive airfares (to Johannesburg)... Read more
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July 2018
Australian & New Zealand originating passengers travelling on an SAA ticket operated by the airline’s low-cost-carrier Mango, on flights within South Africa, can now take advantage of great value meal deals. Read more
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January 2018
South African Airways (SAA) together with its low cost carrier Mango have revealed changes to flights schedules between key South African cities.  Read more
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December 2017
South African Airways has launched some great value business class fares for people aged 65 and over wanting to travel to Africa. Read more
Industry News
October 2017
At this year’s World Airline Awards run by aviation experts Skytrax, the airline won the Best Staff Service award as part of the highly acclaimed international awards held at the Paris Air Show. SAA also managed to retain its 4-Star rating for the 15th year in a row.  Read more
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June 2017
Traveller writer David Rood flies South African Airways, Business Class, from Johannesburg to Perth on their Airbus A340-600. Read more
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June 2017