South African Airways

Check-in is available starting from 180 minutes
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Overview

South African Airways

Introduction

South African Airways (SA) is a full flight airline flying to domestic & international routes. The airline gives the passengers with a cabin baggage allowance of 8 kg and maximum size of 56 cm x 36 cm x 23 cm (L x W x H). The flight ticket fare does not include free checked baggage allowance. Airport check in time at the airport starts from 180 minutes before the departure time. Check in online is available for flights with the airline on South African Airways official website page. It can be done 1 days prior to departure time.

How to Book

1. Visit Airpaz website, or access the Airpaz application (Android/iOS) on your gadget. 2. Fill in the details in the flight search box. 3. Choose the best flight. 4. Fill in the passenger detail and contact information on the booking page. 5. Process payment through the selected method. 6. Get your South African Airways flight e-ticket in the My Booking page, or in your email.

How to Pay

The payment for your South African Airways ticket on Airpaz.com can be made via bank PayPal, credit card, bank transfer, and over the counter methods. For the complete information, visit Airpaz Payment Guide page.

About

South African Airways

Company Profile

South African Airways operating with IATA code (SA) and ICAO code SAA, is a full flight airline that flies domestic & international routes. The airline serves flights to destinations all over the world from its main hub located in O.R. Tambo International Airport. South African Airways operates under South African Airways. The leader of the company is Zukisa Ramasia. The address of the head office is South Africa. South African Airways is a part of Star Alliance.

History

South African Airways operating with IATA (SA) and ICAO (SAA) was founded in 1934. The airline is operated under South African Airways. During its period of development, South African Airways continued to enhance its business by providing a worthwhile and enjoyable service for their loyal customers

Flight Attendant

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South African Airways cabin crew wears a uniform in blue. For male flight attendants, they wear suit with pants. For female flight attendants, they wear blazer and skirt / pants. This uniform exudes elegance, while providing the crew with maximum freedom of mobility in serving passengers. Besides, it also perfectly represents the airlines brand's identity.

Fleet

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South African Airways operates using a number of airplanes, all of which can be seen below:
Type Quantity
Airbus A300 9
Airbus A319 11
Airbus A320 19
Airbus A330 16
Airbus A340 23
Airbus A350 XWB 4
Boeing 737 53
Boeing 747 28
Boeing 767 3

Call Center

If you have questions for the airline or are facing any difficulty in the airport such as lost baggage or cancelled flights, you can contact the airline. To contact the airline is by sending an email to SAAcustomerservice@flysaa.com. The South African Airways customer service can be contacted on one of the following phone numbers :
Country Phone
South African 27 11 978 1786
Argentina 54 11 5032 7850
Australia 61 02 9286 8960
Brazil 55 11 3065 5115
Cambodia 855 23 22 11 35/22 13 34/ 22 11 34
Cape Verde +238 241 1358 or +238 241 1788
Chile 56 2 376 9040
China +86 10 6502 6789
Czech Republic +420 234 723 240
Denmark +45 3314 3031
France +33 153435317
Greece +30 2109600942
Hong Kong +61 1 300 435 972
Hungary +36 1 9991490
India +91 22 62376222
Indonesia 62 21 290 79787
Ireland +44 (0)20 8576 5500
Israel +97 237951344
Italy +39 0243458381
Japan +61 1 300 435 972
Jordan +966 2 682 0710

Live Chat

Live chat service is not available for passengers of South African Airways.

Facilities and Services

South African Airways

Baggage

Cabin Baggage

Passengers of South African Airways are provided a cabin baggage allowance included in their flight tickets fare. The the max size of the baggage put in the cabin is 56 cm x 36 cm x 23 cm (L x W x H), while maximum weight of the luggage is 8 kg.

Checked Baggage

Free checked baggage allowance is not provided for the passengers flying on South African Airways.

Excess Baggage

Excess checked baggage allowance cannot be bought on Airpaz. Disclaimer: Information stated above is intended for general guide only, and may be changed by the airline with no prior notification. Contact the airline for further information.

Seat

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Economy Class

The size of the standard seat for the Economy Class fare in South African Airways is 30 - 32 pitch.

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Business Class

The standard seat size of the South African Airways Business Class is 74 pitch.

Inflight Comfort

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Inflight Entertainment

South African Airways provides services and in-flight entertainment for the passengers during flight on their aircraft, such as Movie,Magazine,game.

Inflight Free Snack

Free snack/beverage is not available during flights with South African Airways.
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Meal Order
Passengers can order meal to enjoy in their flight according to the availability. For the airline's beverages and meals menu, click here.
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Privilege Program

South African Airways has a privilege program for their loyal customers, and further information on it can be checked here.

Check-in

South African Airways

Web Check-in

Passengers can check in online through the official website of South African Airways. To do so, click here to go to the airline’s check-in page. Online check-in can be done 1 days prior to scheduled departure time.

Airport Check-in

Airport check in can be done in the South African Airways check-in counters 180 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time. You are advised to check in at least one and a half hours before the check in and baggage drop counter at the airport closes.

Kiosk Check-in

Kiosk check-in services is available for the South African Airways passengers, and may be accessed at the departure city airport according to the availability. For more information on this service, contact the airline call center. The check in time is 3 hours before the scheduled departure time.

App Check-in

It is possible for South African Airways passengers to check in through the airline’s official mobile (Android/iOS) application. To do this, the passengers should download the South African Airways mobile application on their mobile phone. The check in time is 24 hours before the flight departure time.

Terms and Conditions

South African Airways
For the complete Conditions of Carriage of South African Airways, click here.

Fare Rules

a. Cancellation and Refund

Ticket with the airline may not be cancelled.

b. Reschedule

Changes such as reschedule may be made to the ticket by directly contacting the airline. For more complete information on South African Airways tickets and fare rules, click here. Disclaimer: The airline may change its policy without any prior notification. To get an update when it happens and for their policy on insurance, flight delay, etc. check the airline’s fare rules page or directly contact the airline.

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