Zimbabwe, South Africa ground flights in dispute over permitsStaff Writer | August 19, 2017
South African Airways took the decision to cancel all its flights for Saturday between South Africa and Zimbabwe.
Africa Customers were told to contact their nearest office
Customers were told on the SAA Facebook page to contact their nearest office for rebooking.
It said it would keep people updated on the status of Sunday’s flights on that route.
SAA earlier confirmed to Traveller24 that the decision to impose the restriction emanates from the requirement from Zimbabwean authorities of a Foreign Operators Permit, from the airline to continue to operate in that country. SAA operates a total of nine flights daily to three destinations in Zimbabwe. ■