Johannesburg - 23 October 2009
South African Airways (SAA) has further enhanced its Africa route network increasing capacity on a number of destinations in the continent.
Flights between Johannesburg and Dar es Salaam have increased from 7 per week to 9. The two additional flights will be operated on Saturdays and Sundays.
SAA has increased its flights between Johannesburg and Windhoek from 14 per week to 20, effectively introducing three flights per day excluding Saturdays on the route.
A new schedule on the Windhoek route has also been introduced to offer the most effective options for Business Class customers.
Flights between Johannesburg and Accra, Ghana are now operated daily, increased from just four per week.
It is SAA’s strategic focus to strengthen operations in the market it leads, such as into Africa and to grow where there are opportunities. This is in line with SAA’s mandate to be an African carrier with global reach.
SAA recently announced that the airline experienced strong growth in market share in Africa, which remains the most profitable market following a strategic decision to concentrate on growth plans in the region.
- SA074 departs Johannesburg at 09h45am and arrives in Windhoek at 11h45am Monday through Sunday
SA075 departs Windhoek at 12h35pm and arrives in Johannesburg at 14h25pm
- SA076 departs Johannesburg at 13h20pm and arrives in Windhoek at 15h20pm Monday through Sunday.
SA077 departs Windhoek at 16h10pm and arrives in Johannesburg at 18h00pm
- SA078 departs Johannesburg at 17h30pm and arrives in Windhoek at 19h30pm everyday excl. Saturdays.
SA079 departs Windhoek at 07h30am arrives in Johannesburg at 09h20am everyday excl. Sundays
Dar es Salaam
- SA188 departs Johannesburg at 14h55pm and arrives in Dar es Salaam at 19h25pm Monday through Sunday
SA189 departs Dar Es Salaam at 07h25am and arrives in Johannesburg at 10h10am
- SA186 departs Johannesburg at 10h25am and arrives in Dar Es Salaam at 14h45pm on Saturdays and Sundays
SA187 departs Dar Es Salaam at 15h30pm and arrives in Johannesburg at 18h10pm
- SA060 departs Johannesburg at 23h50pm and arrives in Accra at 06h05am Monday through Sunday
SA061 departs Accra at 19h45pm and arrives in Johannesburg at 05h30am Monday through Sunday
Issued by Group Corporate Affairs