SAA has once again scooped the ‘Best African Airline’ Award at the Business Traveller Awards 2017 for the 11th consecutive year, adding to a line-up of awards the airline has received this year.
News of the award coincides with South African Airways’ announcement that from October 2017 passengers arriving into Heathrow can benefit from access to the Plaza Premium Lounge located in Terminal Two Arrivals. The lounge is the perfect place to freshen up after a long flight.
The 3,400 square feet lounge is conveniently located after customs and offers premium facilities for eligible guests including luxurious shower facilities, an exciting choice of food and beverages, TV, free WIFI and an extensive selection of international newspapers and magazines.The Business Traveller Awards are voted for by readers of the magazine and are designed to reward products and services that the reader’s themselves value. Widely regarded as the market’s benchmark for excellence, South Africa’s national carrier beat competition from Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways and Comair (British Airways).
SAA offers direct double daily flights between London Heathrow and Johannesburg and serves over 30 destinations within Africa on a fleet of Airbus A330 and A340s.