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Dec 16, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Global Traveler Magazine names South African Airways as Best Airline in Region for 11th consecutive year

 South African Airways (SAA) has been, for the 11th consecutive year, honored by Global Traveler Magazine, as "Best Airline in Africa" in the...

Dec 08, 2014, 10:05 ET
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South African Airways Honored As "Best Airline in Africa" by Premier Traveler Magazine

 South African Airways (SAA) was honored to receive the prestigious award by Premier Traveler Magazine as, "Best Airline in Africa" in the...

Nov 28, 2014, 10:00 ET
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South African Airways Announces "Ho, Ho, Ho You Just Gotta Go" Fares From $709* Round Trip (Restr. Apply)

Just in time for the holidays, South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, announces the "Ho, Ho, Ho You Just Gotta Go" sale,...

Nov 20, 2014, 11:00 ET
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South African Airways Announces "Fall Into Savings" Sale From $959* Round Trip (Restr. Apply)

 South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, announced the "Fall Into Savings" sale, with  great low fares starting at...

Oct 21, 2014, 12:00 ET
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South African Airways And On Show Solutions Taking The North America Showcase To South Africa

 South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, and South Africa-based event specialist On Show Solutions, have introduced a new...

Sep 08, 2014, 12:00 ET

SAA Vacations® Introduces Escorted Group Tour Series To South Africa & Victoria Falls

South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) has introduced a new 13-day air-inclusive escorted group tour package to South Africa, with...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:30 ET
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South African Airways And On Show Solutions Bring The Africa Showcase To The U.S.

South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, and South Africa-based event specialist, On Show Solutions, have raised the bar this...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:52 ET
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South African Airways Offers "Fares So Low, You Gotta Go," Sale Starting at $899* Round Trip (Restr. Apply)

 South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, launched the "Fares So Low, You Gotta Go" sale, with low fares starting at...

Jul 17, 2014, 10:54 ET
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South African Airways Introduces Special Fall Fares to Africa

South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline is offering special sale fares for travel this fall from New York (JFK Airport) and...

Jul 01, 2014, 11:22 ET

South African Airways and JetBlue Airways Offer Code Share Flights on Washington, DC - Dakar, Senegal Route

South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline and JetBlue Airways have begun code share operations on SAA's flights between...

Jun 16, 2014, 09:00 ET
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SAA Vacations® Offers Cape Town Summer Sale Package Offering 6-Nights For The Price Of 4

 South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) has introduced a special package that offers spectacular saving of up to $600 per...

Apr 17, 2014, 12:43 ET
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South African Airways Launches Airbus A330-200 Aircraft on Washington, DC - Dakar - Johannesburg Route

South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, will introduce the modern, state-of-the-art Airbus A330-200  aircraft on its daily...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:47 ET
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SAA Vacations® Offers 5-Star Ultra Luxury Package Special Featuring One&Only Cape Town Plus Safari At Savings Of $1,140 Per Couple

South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) has launched a dream package special featuring the 5-star, ultra-luxurious and world-renowned...

Mar 25, 2014, 10:31 ET
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SAA Vacations® Showcases South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal Region With Specially-Priced "Sunny South Africa" Package

South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) is showcasing South Africa's vibrant and diverse KwaZulu-Natal region, also known as the...

Feb 03, 2014, 12:33 ET
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SAA Vacations® Introduces "Sommelier's Choice" Wine-Themed Package For The Most Ardent Oenophiles

 South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) has developed a wine and culinary-themed package designed to satisfy the most ardent...

Jan 29, 2014, 14:35 ET
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South African Airways Announces Resumption of Non-stop Flights between Johannesburg and New York

 South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, has announced that it is resuming its popular non-stop flights between...

Jan 17, 2014, 12:40 ET
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South African Airways Receives 4-Star Skytrax Ranking for 12th Year

South African Airways (SAA), the leading airline on the African continent, has been awarded the 4-Star Airline ranking for 2014 by Skytrax, the...

Dec 18, 2013, 09:05 ET
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South African Airways Awarded Top Honors By Leading Business Travel Magazines

 South African Airways (SAA) was named Best Airline to Africa by three respected business travel magazines in North America, reaffirming its...

Dec 17, 2013, 13:14 ET
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SAA Vacations® Celebrates Release of "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" Film with Mandela-Themed Vacation Package

 South African Airways Vacations® (SAAV) has introduced a new package to celebrate the release of the film "Mandela: Long Walk to...

Dec 06, 2013, 17:32 ET
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South African Airways Salutes Tata Nelson Mandela - May You Rest in the Peace You Gave Us

 We salute Tata Nelson Mandela as the father of South African democracy, and acknowledge that South African Airways (SAA) today is the leading...