File: An Emirates Airbus A380-842 aircraft. AFP/Karim Sahib
JOHANNESBURG - Emirates is extending its flight suspension between South Africa and Dubai until 15 April.
It comes amid continued COVID-19 concerns.
The initial suspension came in January following the discovery of a new variant in South Africa.
Emirates operates flights to Dubai from Cape Town, King Shaka and OR Tambo International Airports.
JUST IN: Emirates’ flights from South Africa will remain suspended until 15 April 2021, in line with government directives that restrict the entry of travellers originating from South Africa, into the UAE.— Heidi Giokos (@HeidiGiokos) April 4, 2021