SAA

SAA back in the air from September 2021

South African flag carrier SAA will restart passenger operations on September 23, after a lengthy restructuring process...


SAA prepares to resume operations, gets operating license

South African Airways (SAA) received an operating license as it prepares to resume operations after nearly a year of grounding....


Corruption watchdog challenges financing of SAA subsidiaries

Tension brews as watchdogs challenge the funding of SAA subsidiaries through state-aided resources....


SAA successor goes all-in on Russian SSJ100

Skylink Airways aims to fill a vacuum left by South African Airways (SAA) and become the first Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) operator in Africa....


CEO of South African Airways hints flights resumption

The CEO of South African Airways hinted that the airline plans to resume its operations in summer of 2021.  ...


SAA aims to relaunch operations in first half of 2021

South African Airways (SAA) is expected to restart its operations in the first half of 2021, announced the government of South Africa. The airline is supposed to operate as a joint venture of the public and private sectors....


Ailing SAA gets $650M government-backed funding

The government of South Africa kept its promises and provided South African Airways (SAA) 10.5 billion rand ($650 million) necessary to implement the airline‘s restructuring plan....


Ethiopian Airlines offers pilots & planes for dying SAA

Ethiopian Airlines Group offers the operational assistance for South African Airways (SAA) as part of a joint venture with the government of South Africa.  ...


SAA suspends operations, no funding found

South African Airways (SAA) is being put under “care and maintenance” by administrators in charge of its restructuring, meaning a complete stop of the carrier's operations....


South African government says it is committed to financing SAA

The bankruptcy administrators of South African Airways (SAA) were told that the government was committed to provide 10.5 billion rand ($650 million) to the restructured airline....