Emirates cancels several international flights to SA

Emirates has cancelled all international flights to South Africa with immediate effect. For more, Anlie Hattingh spoke to Carla da Silva, chairperson at the Board of Airline Representatives of South Africa. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Emirates has cancelled several international flights to South Africa with immediate effect.

The cancellation is due to Cogta regulations announced this week that treat airline crew the same as passengers.

READ: SA Lockdown: Strict international travel rules announced

Other international airlines have also cancelled their inbound and outbound flights from Durban.

Flights to and from Johannesburg and Cape Town may also be grounded.

Since October 1st, International travel for leisure and business has been unbanned while leisure travellers from countries deemed high-risk will not be allowed in the country.

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