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Mango


693 reviews
Headquarters: Mezzanine Level, Domestic Departure Terminal O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg 1627 South Africa 011 27 86 100 1234 Website
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Durban, South Africa
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
2 helpful votes
Reviewed today
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Flight was good and comfortable. It was on time. However there was no food to purchase on our return trip. We had left our hotel at 11am in the morning and we landed at 9pm

Africa Economy Durban - Dar es Salaam
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Junction City, OR
Level 5 Contributor
84 reviews
27 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday
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These flights were very comfortable. Service persons very helpful and friendly. Short flights on small airplanes, very clean.

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Durban
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Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
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Cattle Transport. VERY little legroom - inadequate overhead luggage space, impersonal service - we were treated like cattle: just objects to be transported

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Cape Town Central
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Cullinan, South Africa
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
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Flight was on time, The cabin crew was very friendly and helpfull. The pilot take off and landing was very smooth.

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Cape Town Central
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Gauteng, South Africa
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

On time awesome service, will definitely use this airline in future. friendly, polite and willing to assist. All definitely recommend

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Durban
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though I slept almost through out the flight, it was comfortable, and very welcoming staff. They greeted everyone, were eager to assist in any way.

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Durban
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Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As far as low cost carriers go, Mango was on point. No delays and the crew was very friendly. For the price, I'll gladly recommend Mango to domestic travellers.

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Durban
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RSA
Level 4 Contributor
39 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Other than the long wait in the line to board the plane, it was a nice flight, we were kept up to date during the flight, the captain would announce where we were, and what was visible on the ground beneath us. This makes a flight more interesting and sometimes educational for tourists and children, pointing out the SALT telescope...

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Domestic Economy Cape Town Central - Johannesburg

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Pretoria, South Africa
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On certain days the elder over 60 get 10% off on some Mango Flights. Not easy to get a seat to George but a week from my date I got a seat for only R524 with the discount, a great bargain. Thanks to Mango for this! Only problem, Mango's seats are so crammed.

International Economy Johannesburg - Prince George
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Shanghai
Level 6 Contributor
212 reviews
41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I checked in at OR Tambo for my flight to George. I was transferring from Shanghai-Hong Kong and was not as alert as usual. I obtained my boarding pass, went through security and spent some time in the SAA lounge. When it came close to boarding time I headed towards my gate but then noticed to my horror that by...

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Domestic Economy Johannesburg - George

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Thank Kobus M
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About Mango
South African low-cost carrier Mango (JE) that operates from a hub at OR Tambo International Airport (JNB). It has also designated Cape Town International Airport (CPT) as a focus city. The airline is a subsidiary of South African Airways (SA) and both are owned by the South African government. Mango flies to seven destinations within South Africa as well as Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ) in Zanzibar. Its fleet of nine planes consists of one Boeing 737-300 and eight Boeing 737-800. As a budget airline, passengers must pay extra for onboard food and beverages, in-flight WIFI, airport lounge access and pre-reserved seats.
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