South African Airways
With travel restrictions being reinstated against a number of countries in southern Africa by the United Kingdom, United States of America and Singapore, among others..
South Africa's beleaguered national airline has signed a cooperation agreement with its Kenyan counterpart, with the long-term aim to create a pan-African airline, it said Wednesday.
South Africa's embattled national airline on Thursday flew its first plane since March 2020 after emerging from bankruptcy proceedings.
5 May 2020
South African Airways (SAA), may have reached the end of the line and now at the verge of liquidation following the rejection of another bailout request.
20 Mar 2020
South Africa's flag carrier on Friday suspended all international and regional flights until the end of May following a travel ban aimed at curbing the spread of coronavirus.
5 Dec 2019
South African Airways was placed under a state-led rescue plan on Thursday as part of a massive restructuring following a costly week-long strike last month.
22 Nov 2019
South Africa's flag carrier said Friday it had signed a new labour deal with workers to end a costly week-long strike that had forced hundreds of flight cancellations.
19 Nov 2019
South Africa's flag carrier on Tuesday resumed talks with unions in a bid to break a five-day strike that has forced the cancellation of flights, the airline said.
16 Nov 2019
South African Airways on Saturday started mediated talks with unions, one day after its workers launched an open-ended strike that forced the embattled airline to ground hundreds of flights.
15 Nov 2019
South African Airways (SAA) yesterday announced the cancellation of Lagos flight operations for this weekend as its workers begin indefinite strike today.
19 Sep 2019
The South African government has begun discussions towards a merger of all three national carriers – South African Airways, Mango and SA Express. The merger is not unconnected with the perennial difficulties of sustaining the three high-capital intensive ventures for profitability.