Articles Tagged ‘JNB’

flyafrica.com serves six airports; Windhoek-Johannesburg is #1 route

flyafrica.com serves six airports; Windhoek-Johannesburg is #1 route

Following the launch of Zimbabwe flyafrica.com in July 2014 and Namibia flyafrica.com in February 2015, the flyafrica.com airline group has expanded rapidly, offering services to a total of six airports in Zimbabwe, South Africa and Namibia. anna.aero evaluates the group’s network for this March.

Skywise starts first operations from Johannesburg

Skywise starts first operations from Johannesburg

Skywise joins South African Airways, Comair, Mango Airlines and Flysafair in linking Johannesburg to Cape Town.

Zimbabwe flyafrica.com expands to South Africa

Zimbabwe flyafrica.com expands to South Africa

Zimbabwe flyafrica.com takes on South African Airways and Air Zimbabwe on Bulawayo-Johannesburg route with daily flights, using its 737-500s.


Botswana’s capacity grows by 3.3% in 12 years; South Africa is top country market

Botswana’s capacity grows by 3.3% in 12 years; South Africa is top country market

Known for its fast-growing economy and for being home of Amantle Montsho (gold medallist at Daegu 2011 World Championships and at Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games), Botswana is also an African aviation hot-spot, being served by four international airports this February. With the flag carrier Air Botswana controlling 58% and 61% of seats and fights respectively, […]

Zimbabwe sees capacity grow by 44% in 2014; fastjet arrives from Dar es Salaam with twice-weekly flights

Zimbabwe sees capacity grow by 44% in 2014; fastjet arrives from Dar es Salaam with twice-weekly flights

Rich in natural resources, including over 40 types of metals and minerals, Zimbabwe is also an African aviation hot-spot, having seen its airports offering around one million one-way seats this year. As Air Zimbabwe controls 32% and 34% of seats and flights respectively this December, anna.aero takes a closer look at Zimbabwe’s aviation sector and […]

South African market grows by 1.2% in four years; World Routes 2015 takes place in Africa for the first time

South African market grows by 1.2% in four years; World Routes 2015 takes place in Africa for the first time

As South Africa is lined up to host the 21st annual World Route Development Forum, in Durban next September, anna.aero takes a closer look at the recent developments in scheduled air services at the country’s busiest gateways and reveals which is the first international country market this November.


FlySafair receives Route award for its first operations

FlySafair receives Route award for its first operations

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Flybe has been awarded the contract to operate the air services between Newquay and London Gatwick, a route supported by a Public Service Obligation. More news from Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi, Dar es Salaam, Cape Town, Aberdeen and Frankfurt airports.

FlySafair starts operations from Cape Town

FlySafair starts operations from Cape Town

FlySafair joins South African Airways, British Airways, Comair and Mango in linking Cape Town to Johannesburg with 26 weekly flights, using its 737-400s.

Africa’s airports seal first FTWA glory

Africa’s airports seal first FTWA glory

Dallas gives us some ‘Love’ after last week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’ win. Find out which African airport has delivered the first-ever weekly victory for the contintent in the competition’s history.


Fly Africa launches operations from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls

Fly Africa launches operations from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls

Fly Africa now links Johannesburg to Victoria Falls with thrice-weekly flights using 737-500s. Competes against British Airways, South African Airways and Air Zimbabwe.

Malawi Airlines launches four international routes from Lilongwe

Malawi Airlines launches four international routes from Lilongwe

Malawi Airlines starts four new services from Lilongwe to Johannesburg, Tete, Beira and Maputo using Ethiopian Airlines’ 737-800s and Q400s.

Malawi Airlines launches operations from Lilongwe to Blantyre and Harare

Malawi Airlines launches operations from Lilongwe to Blantyre and Harare

Malawi Airlines began operations with the launch of thrice-weekly services from Lilongwe to Blantyre and Harare using Ethiopian Airlines’ 737-800s and Q400s.