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South African Airways

Headquarters: Airways Park, Johannesburg International Airport, Johannesburg South Africa 1627
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Headquarters: Airways Park, Johannesburg International Airport, Johannesburg South Africa 1627

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The largest airline in South Africa, South African Airways (SA) is also the nation's flag carrier. A member of the Star Alliance, SA flies non-stop to more than 40 destinations in 26 countries. These include points within South Africa, as well as destinations elsewhere in Africa, and in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Australia, North America and South America. The airline also has codeshare agreements with about 15 airlines, including its low-cost domestic subsidiary Mango. South African Airways' fleet features two different two-cabin configuration (Business Class and Economy Class, or First Class and Economy Class). The carrier's hub is located at Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).
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Agathe D wrote a review Apr 2024
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Windhoek - Johannesburg
Africa
I had to buy a double ticket due to their system error. The extra ticket still not paid back after almost a month. I'm glad they think everyone has the spare amount a ticket costs laying around.
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Date of travel: March 2024
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Seema C wrote a review Mar 2024
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Nairobi - Victoria Falls
Africa
Thieves stole almost a whole bag, clothes, shoes , gifts, Toiletries, hair accessories. Heartless idiots left my husband and i with nothing. Will never support OR Tambo international flights neither ever catching a flight to South Africa. Don't care whether those thieves starve
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Date of travel: March 2024
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Cruiser01700545441 wrote a review Mar 2024
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Port Elizabeth - Johannesburg
Domestic
What south Africa airways did to me and my 2 children 😢 yesterday been 28 March 2024 in port Elizabeth was very horrible. Due to traffic I arrived the airport at 5:25. Then they already closed the counter. Which I was surprised at. I went to their office to beg the ladies to
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Date of travel: March 2024
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ugo a wrote a review Mar 2024
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Lagos - New York City
International
I travelled with South African airways in 2001, from Lagos, Nigeria to New York, this month ! March ! I still remember my experience with nostalgia ! I was bumped up to business class; and that’s the best experience I have ever had from any airline. The service was super !
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Date of travel: September 2023
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Zimi M wrote a review Mar 2024
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Johannesburg - Cape Town Central
Domestic
I have been waiting on my refund that was told I will be receiving within 7 up to 21 days. I emailed for the refund on the 5th of February no updates, emailed again no one cares to communicate with me on what’s going on with my refund
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Date of travel: February 2024
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Don P wrote a tip 01 Jul
"Avoid it"
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Jane L wrote a tip May 2024
"Always try to bid for an upgrade. "
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Viatgesrjr wrote a tip May 2024
"Stand in line early and ask questions. They have a friendly staff"
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Mary W wrote a tip May 2024
"Great experience. Our holiday started from the moment we boarded. "
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Agathe D wrote a tip Apr 2024
"Don't fly with them"
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