South African Airways
SAA’s core business is the provision of passenger airline and cargo transport services together with related services, which are provided through SAA and its wholly owned subsidiaries: SAA Technical; Mango its low cost carrier; and Air Chefs, the catering entity of SAA.
SAA is the winner of the 'Best Airline in Africa’ Award in the regional category for 14 consecutive years and the winner of ‘Best Airline staff in Africa’ for four years. SAA has been named the coolest domestic airline at the Sunday Times Generation Next Awards.
Facts & Figures
Apr 2006 Joined Star Alliance
38 Airports Served
153 Daily Departures
Musa Zwane Acting CEO, South African Airways (SAA)
Mr. Musa Zwane was appointed Acting CEO of South African Airways on 17 November 2015. Prior to this, Mr Zwane held the position of CEO at SAA Technical. A position he was appointed to in November 2010.
Before joining SAA Technical, he spent 14 years with Sasol, his last position being Managing Director of Sasol Gas and serving on various boards within the Sasol Group.
Full Facts & Figures
|Joined Star Alliance||Apr 2006|
|Frequent Flyer Programme||SAA Voyager|
|Passengers Annually||6.9 m|
|Revenue Passenger KM||21.8 bn|
|Sales Revenue (in US$)||2.2 BUSD|
|Aircraft Types||A340-600, A340-300e, A330-200, A320-200, A319-100, B737-800 and B737 Freighter aircraft|