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South African Airways

4,152 reviews
Headquarters: Airways Park, Johannesburg International Airport, Johannesburg South Africa 1627
Mon., 07-08
Mon., 07-15
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About South African Airways

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Headquarters: Airways Park, Johannesburg International Airport, Johannesburg South Africa 1627

Airline Summary

The largest airline in South Africa, South African Airways (SA) is also the nation's flag carrier. A member of the Star Alliance, SA flies non-stop to more than 40 destinations in 26 countries. These include points within South Africa, as well as destinations elsewhere in Africa, and in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Australia, North America and South America. The airline also has codeshare agreements with about 15 airlines, including its low-cost domestic subsidiary Mango. South African Airways' fleet features two different two-cabin configuration (Business Class and Economy Class, or First Class and Economy Class). The carrier's hub is located at Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).
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Mahebourg - Johannesburg
Business Class
I had one of the most comfortable flights I've had in a long time on SA 191, it really was a pleasure.
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Johannesburg - Maputo
Business Class
I am a voyager card holder with 29551154 Frequent flyer number. I have noticed gradual diminutive food quality service in the Maputo-Johannesburg - Maputo run for business class passengers. I am a loyal passenger to SA flights and using it for many many years. Therefore
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Johannesburg - Frankfurt
Business Class
Business class was loaded with all other passengers on a bus to drive out to the plane on the tarmac. The business class seats were poor, crowded and short. The trays were cumbersome to operate and the TV screens were approximately 25 centimetres wide and blurry and quit
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Johannesburg - Dar es Salaam
I am happy to say that I don't think you can fault our national carrier, SAA, on flights within Africa. My flights both left and arrived on time, as was the case when I flew to Uganda last year. Despite quick turn around times the plane was spotlessly clean. The service
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London - Johannesburg
We were on one of their new planes from Heathrow to Johannesburg where we changed planes to fly on to Cape Town. Much was made of their new seats. Goodness, they were uncomfortable. There was virtually no padding presumably to save weight. Ever the armrests were so hard that you
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This is the “Beef” dinner plate served on board SA 146 on 20.06.19. It is horrible in quality.
"Do not try to upgrade your ticket in Maputo - Johannesburg SA147 morning flight 0730 hrs, because SA airport office do not open."
"Beware when you travel with this airline."
"Use the web tool to upgrade to business class and to check in."
"I ave no tip for this flight"
"If travelling long haul, you most certainly need more room! Take own food!"
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