Search, compare and do cheap Airlink online booking in Southern Africa. Airlink, also called as SA Airlink, or Airlink airlines, is a privately owned and regional airline that was founded in 1992 and runs as a franchisee of South African Airways. Do cheap Airlink flight booking online now and save time and money.
SA Airlink has a codesharing agreement with South African Express and South African Airways. Airlink also has a partnership with Swaziland Airlink and offers direct and perfect daily return scheduled flights from Manzini to Johannesburg.
Airlink origins are rooted in 3 little airlines: Boarder Air, Magnum Airlines and City Air, which combined to form Link Airways in the 1980s. In 1997 SA Airlink combined South African Express and South African Airways in a strong strategic alliance.
Today, Airlink is the biggest independent regional airline in Southern Africa, attaching passengers to more than 30 popular destinations in Southern Africa.
As of August 2020, Airlink flies to thirty-six destinations in the South African development community sub-area. Airlink flies from and its hub airport, O.R Tambo international Airport including many other places such as Maun, Kasane, Cape Town, Bloemfontein, East London, Johannesburg, George, Nelspruit, Pretoria, Sishen, Skuzura, and Maseuri and Upington, Maputo, Beira, Antannarivo and Pemba.
If passengers do not check-in online, they must visit the Airlink booking airport check-in desk at the airport.
For domestic routes, airport check-in will open 1.5 hours before scheduled departure, closing thirty minutes before departure.
For regional or international flights, airport check-in will open two hours before scheduled departure, closing fifty minutes before departure.
As of 2020 August, Airlink fleet consists of 53 aircraft with six on order:
• 11 Embraer ERJ-140
• 3 Embraer 140
• 11 Embraer 190IGW with 6 on more on order
• 7 BAe Jetstream 41
• 4 Cessna Grand Caravan EX
• 17 Embraer ERJ-135
Airlink provides services for unaccompanied kids to travel, incapacitated persons, infants, pregnant women and persons with sickness.