update (30 Oct 2013): The Skukuza Airport in the Kruger National Park will be closed from 04 Nov - 13 Dec 2013.
South African National Parks (SANParks) has just announced that the Skukuza Airport in the Kruger National Park will close for maintenance purposes from 04 November to 13 December 2013. There will be no flights allowed into the airport during this time. Alternative airports that can be used include Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport in Nelspruit and Phalaborwa Airport in Phalaborwa. South African airline Airlink will launch scheduled flights between Johannesburg and Skukuza Airport and between Cape Town and Skukuza Airport in June 2014.