SAA announces new domestic departure times from Johannesburg

South African Airways (SAA) has announced that flight closing times for domestic flights from Johannesburg to four key destinations has increased by ten minutes.

SAA’s Country Manager for Australasia, Tim Clyde-Smith said that from 1 April, closure times before flights to Port Elizabeth, Cape Town, Durban and East London would increase to 40 minutes.

“Due to significantly increased passenger traffic between these cities, we have added ten minutes to ensure all passenger baggage can be checked in and loaded and that people are not inconvenienced if their bags cannot be placed on-board in time to get their flight,” Tim said