Airport plans for mourners

2013-12-12 08:43

Johannesburg - Plans have been made for the large number of mourners passing through the airports ahead of former president Nelson Mandela's funeral, the home affairs department said on Wednesday.

Pandor said there were plans to deal with the expected turn out in Lanseria, Waterkloof Air Force Base, Port Elizabeth airport, OR Tambo International Airport and other land ports.

Mthatha Airport will be used exclusively by heads of state. 

Mandela will be buried in Qunu, in the Eastern Cape, on Sunday.

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