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South African Airways

South African Airways

South African Airways (SAA) is the leading carrier in Africa, serving 57 destinations, in partnership with SA Express, Airlink, and its low cost carrier, Mango, within South Africa and across the continent, and eight intercontinental routes from its Johannesburg hub.

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 Staff Service” Award in the Africa category; this shows that our customer-facing employees are our true brand ambassadors who made a difference to millions of travelling customers.

South African Airways’ main hubs and destinations include Johannesburg, Cape Town, Accra, Dakar, Nairobi and Lagos.

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Joined Star Alliance Joined Star Alliance April 2006
Airports Served Airports Served 32
Aircraft Aircraft 46
Frequent Flyer Programme Frequent Flyer Programme SAA Voyager
Countries Served Countries Served 22
Hub Airport(s) Hub Airport(s) Johannesburg
Sales Revenue (in US$) Sales Revenue (in US$) 2.0 BUSD
Employees Employees 5,576
JUNE 2019