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VF Worldwide Holdings (VFS) replaces Capago as the new visa outsourcer for travellers to Italy in the jurisdiction covered by the Consulate General of Italy in Johannesburg. This includes Botswana, Gauteng, KZN, North West, Free State, Limpopo, and Mpumalanga.
United Airlines announces the intended launch of a new seasonal non-stop service between Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, New York, to Cape Town International Airport. The seasonal service is said to commence in December 2019.
Etihad Airways is now allowing golfers to bring their golf clubs free of charge on flights to the UAE.
As from March 25, new rules for checked baggage will be applied at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.
SA Express (SAX) has added a second frequency from Johannesburg to Mthatha, which started on February 25.
OR Tambo International Airport has unveiled plans for a R4,5bn development project to make upgrades to its Western Precinct, which will acquire new offices, retail space, hotel and conference facilities and additional transit-related services.
The next available US visa application appointments at the Durban and Cape Town centres are on January 29 and February 4 respectively. Find out more
Johannesburg is at threat of losing its hub status due to the fact that SAA has lost more than 13% of its international seat capacity between March and September this year.
The UAE announced a relaxation in existing legislation for those visiting the country.
British Airways has started four new weekly services between London and Johannesburg on Sunday (October 28) increasing the number of direct flights between the cities to 18 a week. Find out more.
In October 2018, the UAE government introduced additional requirements for people travelling to or via the nation with certain medications. Here’s how it can affect you if you are travelling to or via the UAE and on medication
On Business members who travel on British Airways international flights or British Airways operated by Comair domestic and regional services between now and December 31 will collect double points on up to five return flights or 10 one-way sectors.