Air lines flying to South Africa
Etihad air ways is the national air line of the United Arab Emirates. This airline was set up by a Royal Decree in July 2003, with Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, as its hub. It started commercial operations in November 2003. By the end of 2009, Etihad has expanded its global route network to 57 destinations. The service is currently available in various countries including the UK, Australia and the UAE, new services are recently started to Melbourne, Istanbul, Athens, Larnaca, Chicago, Cape Town and Hyderabad. More than 40 global awards for service and innovation including Best Business Class at the 2009 Skytrax awards has been won by Eithad Airlines. It carried more than seven million passengers. Etihad Airways offers a chauffeur service to First and Business Class passengers joining or departing from its flights. This is ever best airline of United Arab Emirates.
Lufthansa is flag carrier air line of Germany. It is the largest airline in Europe in terms of overall passengers carried. The airline is also the world's fifth-largest airline in terms of overall passengers carried, operating services to 18 domestic destinations and 183 international destinations in 78 countries across Africa, Americas, Asia and Europe. Together with its partners Lufthansa services around 410 destinations. Lufthansa flights to South Africa are admirable. With over 530 aircraft it has the third-largest passenger airline fleet in the world when combined with its subsidiaries.
Iberia Air lines:
It is the flag carrier airline of Spain. Its main bases are Madrid-Barajas Airport and Barcelona El Prat Airport. Iberia Group airlines fly to over 120 destinations in 50 countries. Iberia merged with British Airways on 12 November 2009. The merger between the two carriers created the world’s third largest airline in terms of revenue. Iberia Airlines are not the only airlines operated by the Iberia group, but there is another airline called the Iberia regional, which is also operated under the flag of Iberia group. The Iberia airline is catered by the in-flight catering services provided by none other than the Iberia group itself.
It is a British Air line providing flights to South Africa. It operates between the United Kingdom and North America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Australia from main bases at London Gatwick, London Heathrow and Manchester. While Current destinations include Nairobi, Mauritius, Lagos, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Shanghai, Tokyo, Delhi, Dubai, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, Orlando, Chicago, Boston, Las Vegas, Newark, New York JFK, Washington, Antigua, Hong Kong, Bridgetown, Havana, Mumbai, Grenada, Montego Bay, San Juan, Vieux-Fort, Kingston, Tobago and Sydney.
Swiss Air lines:
It is the principal airline of Switzerland. Swiss is a subsidiary of the German airline Lufthansa. But Lufthansa continues to maintain Swiss as a separate brand. Its main hub is Zurich Airport. It is operating scheduled services in Europe and to North America, South America, Africa and Asia.
It is one of the most admired and innovative airlines in the world. It is a major airline in the Middle East, and a subsidiary of The Emirates Group. It is national air line of Dubai. Having its main hub at Dubai International Airport Terminal 3. It services 106 destinations in 60 coutries across 6 continents. Emirates Airlines sponsors various festivals and events held in Dubai, including the Dubai Shopping Festival, Dubai Summer Surprises, Dubai World Cup, Dubai Desert Classic, and the Dubai Tennis Championships. Emirates Airlines is an official partner of the 2010 FIFA World Cup and already have scheduled comprehensive direct flight service to Johannesburg and Cape Town from their hub in Dubai.