IATA revises 2020 passenger traffic forecast down for Africa

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) downgraded its traffic forecast for Africa for 2020 to reflect a weaker-than-expected recovery. IATA now expects full-year 2020 passenger numbers in Africa (to/from/within) to reach only 30% of 2019 levels, down significantly from the 45% that was projected in July In absolute numbers, the region is expected to see […]

Qatar Airways signs interline agreement with FlySafair

Qatar Airways has signed an interline agreement with FlySafair, further connecting South Africans to the airline’s rapidly expanding global network via Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg. The agreement with Safair will provide 10 domestic connections including; Port Elizabeth International Airport, East London Airport, and George Airport. Qatar Airways’ passengers will benefit from access to 10 […]