SAA temporarily suspends flights to Blantyre

2014-03-19 13:01
Johannesburg - South African Airways has temporarily suspended flights to Chileka Airport in Blantyre, Malawi due to urgent runway repairs and maintenance. 

The airline said in a press release on Wednesday that flights will be suspended for as long as it takes the airport to complete the maintenance work, which should be by the end of the month. 
SAA customers will be offered one of three options going forward:  

Option 1 - Those customers who do not wish to travel to Blantyre anymore will be fully refunded, with all penalties waived.

Option 2 - Customers wishing to travel to/from Lilongwe on SAA’s service, and who elects to make their own way to/from Blantyre, can do so (at their own cost, between Lilongwe and  Blantyre)

Option 3 - Customers will be rebooked who wish to postpone their travel to/from Blantyre until the airport is re-opened.   SAA regrets any inconvenience.
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