Founded in 1934, the SA airline has grown to be one of the leading and the most awarded airlines on the African continent. SA Airways was separated from its parent company Transnet in 2006, and since then, it is operating independently. SA Airways operate flights to across the globe from headquarter located in Airways Park in Johannesburg in Gauteng. The airline has also been named the most on-time airline in the world.
SAA flies to 38 destinations worldwide. SAA’s international flights are generally routed via Johannesburg, rather than Cape Town. It is operating flights to all major routes in South Africa through its 52 planes and airbuses. It serves to five cities domestically, however it covers larger domestic and regional destinations through its alliance with Mango, Airlink, and South African Express.
High value services
SAA regard itself not as a low cost carrier, but high value service provider. It provides highest standard in everything varying from hospitality and luxury airport lounges to classy in-flight menu created by renowned chefs from all across the globe.
SA Airlines is preferred by domestic and international travellers for its low cost services. It is one of the most popular low cost carrier offering flight journeys throughout South Africa. SAA owns low cost carrier Mango Airlines, and also has links with Airlink and South African Express airlines.
SAA is a member of the Star Alliance Group and has a miles programme known as Voyager, with air miles accruable across the Star Alliance network.
SAA Airlines provide high quality services at economical prices. However, in order to get the best discounts on flight journeys, it is always better to book for flight tickets using online flight booking sites. These sites display the best discounts on flight tickets and make it quick and simple to book flight tickets.