SAA to reinstate Durban-Cape Town flights?

2014-02-25 09:24
Durban – Three years after dropping its direct route between Cape Town and Durban, SAA is reconsidering this move.  

IOL reports that the national carrier is considering reintroducing flights between the two coastal cities.  

Their decision to halt the service, which had proved to be unprofitable, according to airline spokesperson Tlali Tlali, caused a major outcry from passengers at the time. They tried to remedy this by instating a code-share agreement with low-cost subsidiary, Mango.  

SAA chairwoman Dudu Myeni said that they had made a mistake by just closing the route altogether and that they should probably have considered cutting down on frequencies instead.  

Tlali has confirmed that the decision to reinstate the route is currently under consideration, following feedback from passengers. 
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