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Airlink adds three new routes

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Airlink will during August introduce three new routes and increase frequency on five of the routes it is currently operating, providing travelers with more flight choices, more travel opportunities and better connectivity. We are confident that the added convenience will be enjoyed by all our customers.

New Routes:
Johannesburg/Kimberley, the introduction of an early morning and late afternoon service providing travelers with same day return flights commencing on 17 August 2020, operating on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Cape Town/Kimberley, the introduction of an afternoon scheduled service on 18 August 2020, operating on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Johannesburg/East London, daily early morning and late afternoon flights will connect travelers to conduct business with the motor manufacturers and in the surrounding towns, King William’s Town, Bhisho as well as Mthatha (which is best served via East London until the Mthatha airport is re-opened by the Minister of Transport in due course).  Flights will commence on 24 August 2020 operating on Monday through Friday and Sundays.

More Frequency, more Choices:   
From 17 August, Airlink will enhance its flight services on the following routes.

Johannesburg/Cape Town: the additional mid-morning flight will depart Johannesburg at 10h00 arriving in Cape Town at 12h30.  The lunch time flight will depart Cape Town at 13h30 arriving in Johannesburg at 15h40, operating on Monday through to Fridays and Sundays 

Johannesburg/Nelspruit:  the additional early morning flight will depart Johannesburg at 07h00 arriving in Nelspruit at 07h50.  The flight will depart Nelspruit at 08h25 arriving in Johannesburg at 09h15, operating on Mondays to Fridays.

Johannesburg/Port Elizabeth: the additional mid-morning flight will depart Johannesburg at 10h15 arriving in Port Elizabeth at 12h00.  The midday flight will depart Port Elizabeth at 12h30 arriving in Johannesburg at 14h10. Mondays to Fridays and Sundays.

Johannesburg/Bloemfontein: the additional early morning flight will depart Johannesburg at 06h40 arriving in Bloemfontein at 07h55.  The flight will depart Bloemfontein at 08h20 arriving in Johannesburg at 09h35. Mondays to Fridays.

Cape Town/Bloemfontein:  With the additional flights on Tuesdays and Thursdays commencing on 18 August 2020, travelers will have the freedom to connect daily between the Mother City and the City of Roses.

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