1time merges with Fresh Air

2012-10-17 13:32

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Johanneburg -  1time Airline has confirmed its merger with Zimbabwean registered airline Fresh Air, with services departing OR Tambo International Airport en route to Victoria Falls Airport set to commence on Friday, 2 November 2012.

This follows as Fresh Air officially acquiring the traffic rights to commence operations. Fresh Air’s schedule to Victoria Falls is not an additional route, but rather a route swop between the two joint venture partners as it is replacing 1time’s Livingstone flights.

The route schedule, which as it stands, includes three weekly flights from OR Tambo International Airport on Mondays and Fridays at 10:40 am respectively, as well as a Sunday flight at 10:20 am.

Blacky Komani, CEO of 1time Airline says that the route introduction comes at an opportune time for Fresh Air due to the upcoming holiday peak season. Komani also said the joint venture began before the airline filed for Business Rescue and that no additional costs will be incurred.

According to SouthAfrica.to airlines flying from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls are British Airways non-stop 1h40m and South Africa Airways non-stop 1h45m
Airlines servicing the alternative Johannesburg to Livingstone Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport  are British Airways non-stop 1h45m, South African Airways non-stop 1h50m and  Zambian Airways non-stop 1h50m

The total distance from  Johannesburg to Victoria Falls is 925km.
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