Botswana's flag carrier, Air Botswana, has postponed the launch dates of three planned new routes and cancelled two further routes. The launch date for the new routes was initially planned for 28 Oct 2012. (see "Air Botswana to launch flights to new destinations in Southern Africa" 26 Sept 2012).
The airline canceled its Gaborone <> Lilongwe (Malawi) service as well as its flights from Gaborone via Harare (Zimbabwe) to Blantyre in Malawi.
Air Botswana will start operating flights on the Gaborone - Harare - Nairobi route on 31 March 2013 and from Gaborone to Lanseria International Airport in Johannesburg in South Africa on 03 April 2013.