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Aug 25, 2015, 08:45 ET
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South Africa: A Tremendous Bargain For American Travelers

South Africa's currency has reached its lowest level since 2001, at over 13 rands to the U.S. dollar in recent weeks. This is great news for...

Aug 04, 2015, 08:09 ET
First SAA flight between from Washington D.C. to Accra - SA #210 under water arches

South African Airways Celebrates Inaugural Flight From Washington D.C. To Accra, Ghana

 South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, continues to expand its West African network and celebrated its inaugural flights...

Jul 29, 2015, 12:30 ET
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South African Airways Honored As "Favorite Airline In Africa" By Trazee Travel's Millenials Readers

 South African Airways (SAA) is proud to receive the first "Favorite Airline in Africa" Trazee Award by Trazee Travel, a unique interactive web...

Jul 01, 2015, 08:30 ET
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South African Airways Celebrates 10 Years Of Service Between Washington D.C. And Africa

 South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa and the most awarded airline on the African continent, will celebrate 10...

Jun 16, 2015, 17:01 ET
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South African Airways Wins "Best Airline in Africa" Skytrax Award For The 13th Consecutive Year

South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, has been named "Best Airline in Africa" by Skytrax for the thirteenth consecutive year....

May 27, 2015, 11:03 ET
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South African Airways Expands West Africa Network With New Service Between Washington, D.C. & Accra, Ghana

South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, will launch new nonstop service between Washington, D.C.-Dulles International Airport...

Apr 20, 2015, 11:24 ET
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South African Airways Offers "Sizzling Summer Saver" Fares For Peak Season Travel

South African Airways' (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa and Africa's most awarded airline, launched its "Sizzling Summer Saver"...

Mar 09, 2015, 15:01 ET
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South African Airways Resumes Nonstop Service Between Johannesburg And New York On Year-Round Basis

South African Airways' (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa and Africa's most awarded airline, has resumed nonstop service on its daily...

Feb 26, 2015, 10:17 ET
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South African Airways Vacations® Introduces The 2015 Collection Brochure

 South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) launched its 2015 Collection brochure featuring new and a more diverse offering of...

Feb 13, 2015, 10:45 ET
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South African Airways Welcomes Elimination Of Yellow Fever Vaccinations On Zambia And Tanzania Routes

 South African Airways (SAA) welcomes the elimination of yellow fever vaccinations, which is no longer necessary for travel between Zambia,...

Feb 12, 2015, 12:19 ET
South African Airways A340-600 aircraft that will soon be operating on the New York - Johannesburg route

South African Airways Resumes Daily Round-Trip Nonstop Service Between New York & Johannesburg

 South African Airways (SAA), South Africa's national flag carrier and the continent's most awarded airline, will resume its daily nonstop...

Jan 13, 2015, 14:00 ET
Damion Rose, Manager Marketing Promotions for South African Airways receiving the awards from Jerry Allison, Group Publisher at Business Traveler.

Business Traveler Magazine Awards Top Honors To South African Airways

 South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, is proud to receive, once again, both "Best Airline in Africa" and "Best Business...

Jan 07, 2015, 11:30 ET
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South African Airways Vacations® Offers New Year's Savings With "Go See Southern Africa" Sale

South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) is offering New Year's savings on special vacation packages in conjunction with South African...

Jan 06, 2015, 16:30 ET
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South African Airways Launches "Go See Southern Africa" Campaign in North America Market

 South African Airways (SAA), South Africa's national flagship airline and the continent's most awarded carrier, has launched the "Go See...

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...