SAA cancels flights to Mauritius


File: SAA recorded losses of R5.6-billion in 2014/15 financial year, R1.5-billion in 2015/16 , R1.9-billion for the 2016/17 year, and is said to be currently losing R370-million a month.

JOHANNESBURG - South African Airways has cancelled all flights to and from Mauritius on Wednesday due to adverse weather conditions.

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Due to Cyclone Berguitta SAA flights to and from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, Mauritius will be cancelled as follows:

Wednesday, 17 January 2018
• SA 190 from Johannesburg (JNB) to Mauritius (MRU)
• SA 191 from Mauritius (MRU) to Johannesburg (JNB)
• SA 192 from Johannesburg (JNB) to Mauritius (MRU)
• SA 193 from Mauritius (MRU) to Johannesburg (JNB)

“South African Airways regrets any inconvenience caused by the cancellation of its flights. Our priority is always the safety of our passengers and crew,” says SAA spokesperson, Tlali Tlali.

SAA flies to Mauritius daily with two flights a day on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Assistance will be provided to all ticketed customers holding a South African Airways Ticket (only) via any SAA Call Centre, City Travel Office or dedicated Travel Agent subject to the conditions set out below.

Ticketed customers can rebook at a later date at no extra charge and subject to availability of the same booking class. No change of cabin or routing will be accepted by the airline.

Only SAA flights issued on SA (083) ticket stock will be eligible for the policy and no other tickets from other airlines will be eligible.

Tickets must be re-issued on or before 19 January 2018 and travel must commence on or before 22 January 2018.