Effective 27 Feb 2011, South African Airways will start operating the daily Johannesburg <> Nairobi service with a A340, so that the capacity on the route is getting increased from currently 2918 seats to 3500 seats per week.
Effective 27 Mar 2011, South African Airways will also introduce a widebody aircraft on seven of its 20 weekly Johannesburg <> Windhoek (Namibia) services. This will increase the number of the airline’s seats available on the route from currently 5830 to 6746 per week. All services are perfectly timed for connections to and from Frankfurt, Munich, London and New York via Johannesburg.
On the domestic market, South African Airways will increase the seats available on the Johannesburg <> Cape Town route by operating an additional scheduled flight on a widebody aircraft.