South African Airways cancels all domestic flights

South African Airways has made this announcement:

South African Airways (SAA) announced its decision to suspend all its domestic flights with effect from Friday, March 27 until April 16, 2020 (inclusive). The decision came after government announced a nation-wide lockdown for 21 days aimed at combatting the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

SAA supports this national effort as announced by the government, to retard, contain, manage and disrupt the rate of transmission of the COVID-19.

Last Friday, SAA announced the suspension of all intercontinental and Africa regional flights. All these flights remain suspended until May 31, 2020.

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