South African Airways Online Booking
The largest airline in South Africa, South African Airways is also the flag carrier of the country. The airline is headquartered at OR Tambo International Airport in Kempton Park, Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. The airline has a network of 56 destinations across the world and 40 domestic destinations. South African Airlines aims to become Africa’s leading world-class airline by providing passengers with a unique experience.
On-Board South African Airways
South African Airways has two classes of travel: Business and Economy. They offer you delicious gourmet meals with their finest wines. The warm hospitality will make your in-flight experience better than any other you have had. There are latest movies and music available, making their in-flight entertainment totally up-to-mark. The on-board shop provides you with a wide range of luxurious products to select from.
Flight Connectivity and Fleet
South African Airways is well connected to major destinations like Johannesburg, Accra, Lagos, New York, London, Dubai, Mumbai, Sydney and Nairobi. They have a fleet of 57 aircrafts consisting mainly of Airbus A319, Airbus A320, Airbus A330, Airbus A340 and Boeing 737.
Baggage and Additional Services
South African Airways has free baggage allowance for checked baggage, as per the following number and weight restrictions:
Business Class: 2 bags of 32 kgs each
Economy Class: 1 bag of 32 kgs
Hand baggage allowed has the following weight restrictions:
Business Class: 2 bags of 8 kgs each
Economy Class: 1 bag of 8 kgs
All baggage must not exceed the set permissible dimensions and size.
Online check-in is available 24 hours prior to departure. It closes 90 minutes before depa¬¬rture for domestic flights, and 2 hours prior to departure for international flights.