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“The best local airline on a cost/value basis”
Review of FlySafair


Reviewed 23 December 2017

Safair has become my airline of choice for a few simple reasons. They are mostly on-time, there is good leg-space, the seats are comfortable, the cabins are clean, the staff is friendly and the price is invariably good. Another plus point is that you can chose a beneficial price plan per flight and their website is user friendly. It is advisable to check their prices against other budget airlines as I find that at times, Mango does offer better rates.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Affordable, friendly staff on board and on the ground, and always on time! I am taller than the average person and also a lot wider in the chassis, and with SafAir you can select your own seat. The seats at the emergency exits offer much more leg space than the other seats on the craft and you can secure the seat by only paying seventy rand extra. By being able to stretch your legs your back side also fit in into the seat much easier. The planes are well kept and serviced and relatively new so you can really fly with peace of mind.

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Thank LeonBloemfontein
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Ground staff courteous and helpful. Departed 5 minutes early, plane was crean, staff were efficient, pleasant and professional and we landed 15 minutes early.

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Thank Hilton J
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

The plane was on time and left on time. The staff were friendly and efficient. The plane was clean and in good order. The booking in staff were also fantastic.
All around a great experience and an airline I will use as my preferred budget ariline.

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Thank Anton N
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Being a pensioner I found the price affordable, the experience as a first time flyer enjoyable. From the booking in on line, the reporting to the terminal, going through having the suitcases weighed, boarding the plane to disembarking and doing it all both ways, all went smooth and I was treated very well and courteously.

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Thank Gino P
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