Qantas has announced that it will launch new flights to Johannesburg and Jakarta from Perth. The routes are the latest of eight new international services the airline has announced since Australia’s international borders re-opened in November 2021.
Virgin Atlantic has announced that it will resume flying to Cape Town in South Africa in November 2022.
Emirates has announced that it will resume flights from five African countries on 29th January 2022.
The government of United Kingdom has reintroduced ‘Red List’ with 6 African countries present in it as added by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA). This comes amid concerns over new COVID-19 variant – B.1.1.529.
Hyatt has announced the opening of Hyatt House Johannesburg Sandton, marking the debut of the Hyatt House brand in Africa.
Qantas has announced that it, along with Jetstar, will bring forward the resumption of international flights once again. The airline has also announced that it will launch flights to Delhi, India for the first time in almost a decade. Let’s find out more about this.
Following the UK’s government’s announcement that a total of 47 countries and territories will be removed from the Red List, British Airways has announced that it will resume and increase frequency of flights to a number of destinations.
Etihad Airways has announced that it will launch 3 new “quarantine-free” destinations for the coming winter season. When the airline starts services to these 3 destinations, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates will be operating flights to 70 destinations across 47 countries.
United Airlines has announced a codeshare with South African airline Airlink that will offer passengers more connections between the U.S. and Southern Africa than “any other airline partnership”. The news comes after Airlink recently expanded its partnership with Emirates.
Emirates has announced that it will be expanding its operations to South Africa, boosting its schedule to 28 weekly flights by October.