South African Airways named 'Best Airline In Africa'

South African Airways (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa, has been named “Best Airline in Africa” and “Best Business Class to Africa” in the annual Best in Business Travel Awards survey by readers of Business Traveler Magazine.

The Best in Business Travel Awards distinguishes the achievements of the most deserving organizations in the business travel industry and the readers of Business Traveler Magazine have selected South African Airways among a variety of top travel products and services. The magazine has named SAA as the, “Best Airline in Africa” for the last seven years and for 6 consecutive years as, “Best Business Class to Africa.”

As the leading carrier from the US to South Africa, South African Airways is the only airline to offer daily nonstop service from New York — JFK to Johannesburg and daily nonstop service from Washington D.C. — Dulles to Dakar, Senegal, or Accra, Ghana, with continuing service to Johannesburg. From its hub in Johannesburg, SAA together with its regional partners SA Express, Airlink and Mango offers easy, convenient connections to more than 65 destinations throughout Africa.

South African Airways (SAA) serves 67 destinations worldwide in partnership with SA Express, Airlink and its low cost carrier Mango. In North America, SAA operates daily nonstop flights from New York-JFK and direct flights from Washington D.C.-IAD (via Accra, Ghana and Dakar, Senegal) to Johannesburg. SAA has codes share agreements with United Airlines, Air Canada and JetBlue Airways, which offer convenient connections from more than 30 cities to SAA´s flights.