File: South African Airways.
JOHANNESBURG - South African Airways has suspended all domestic flights.
SAA says this move is in support of the national 21-day lockdown to fight coronavirus.
The suspension will be in effect from Friday, 27 March until 16 April 2020.
The lockdown was announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday as a measure to combat the spread of COVID-19.
South Africa has 554 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
Government is expecting that number to rise.
- Coronavirus Hotline Number: 0800 029 999 from 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday
Help protect your loved ones by sharing this official South African government COVID-19 service with your family, friends and community.
Send HI to 0600 123 456 on WhatsApp.
The NICD has another Clinician Hotline to improve #COVID19 communication and support for healthcare providers. The Clinician Hotline is 0800 11 1131, operating 24 hrs. The Public Hotline is 0800 029 999 also operating 24hrs.