South African Airways

South African Airways takes delivery of its first A330-300 aircraft

SAA’s A330-300 are configured in a comfortable two-class cabin layout with 46 seats in Business Class and 203 in Economy class seats. The aircraft will introduce new levels of onboard comfort, including connectivity for SAA’s passengers and enhanced operating efficiencies for the airline. SAA has selected the latest 242-tonne Maximum Take-Off Weight variant of the…

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South African Airways (SAA) delivery of first A320s

Courtesy Airbus South African Airways (SAA) has taken delivery of its first two A320s out of a total of 20 A320 Family aircraft ordered from Airbus in 2010. The development is set to deliver cost efficiencies and allow SAA to expand its Sub-Sahara regional route network and boost revenue in the rapidly growing market. The…

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South African Airways becomes Airbus A330 operator

Seamless fit into their existing Airbus fleet South African Airways has become the latest operator of Airbus’ eco-efficient A330 family.  The A330-200 is the first of six to be delivered to Aircastle Limited during 2011, all of which will be leased to South African Airways.                                       Seating 36 passengers in business class and 186 in economy,…

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JetBlue Airways and South African Airways Proudly Announce New Interline Agreement

Effective May 12, 2010, travelers can purchase flights between all JetBlue destinations and 40 SAA cities in Southern Africa via New York’s JFK Airport NEW YORK,  /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ –New York’s hometown airline JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) and South African Airways(SAA), Africa’s most awarded airline, announced last week that they have established a comprehensive interline…

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