South African Airways Announces ''Buy-One-Get-One-Free'' Program!

    Special 2 for 1 Program Lets Two Travelers Fly for the Price of One

    FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA., December 21 /CNW/ - South African Airways has
launched a holiday special "Buy-One-Get-One-Free" program for its flights from
New York or Washington, D.C., to Johannesburg, Cape Town or Durban, South
Africa, for travel from Jan. 15 through March 1, 2008. Now when travelers buy
one airline ticket on South African Airways, they can receive the second
ticket free(i). The fare, available for purchase from Dec. 21, 2007 through
Jan. 22, 2008, is $1,350(i) for the first passenger and free for the second
passenger. Taxes and fuel surcharges apply and travel must be completed by
March 14, 2008. Tickets can be purchased through the airline's reservation
center by calling 1-800-722-9675 or through your travel agent.

    "This is our way of encouraging all of those folks that have been
thinking about visiting South Africa to find a friend and get them to come
along for a trip of a lifetime," said Marc Cavaliere, executive vice
president, North America for South African Airways. "As we enter the coldest
months of our year, South Africa is warming up, so whether travelers have been
to South Africa, or would like to finally act on the urge to go for the first
time, we encourage them to treat themselves and bring a companion for free to
one of the most amazing destinations on earth."

    Travelers can find out more information by visiting the South African
Airways website at, where they can also sign up to be notified
of other great South African travel deals and packages.

    South African Airways features the only nonstop service from the U.S. to
South Africa with daily departures from Washington, D.C., and daily direct
service from New York that offer travel convenience and award-winning service.
Customers in premium class enjoy 180 degree flat-bed seats with individual
entertainment systems, and customers in economy class enjoy the most leg room
versus competitors and individual on-demand entertainment systems. SAA's
unrivaled network, featuring connections to more than 20 destinations within
South Africa, and more than 20 cities across the rest of the continent, make
the airline the savvy traveler's "gateway to Africa." As a member to the
worldwide Star Alliance, South African Airways is able to offer its customers
855 destinations in 155 countries and more than 16,000 flights daily,
including convenient connections from more than 25 cities in the U.S. through
code share service with Star Alliance partner United Airlines. Members of
United's Mileage Plus, US Airways' Dividend Miles and Air Canada's Aeroplan
programs are able to earn and redeem miles on all South African Airways
flights. For more information on South African Airways, please call (800)
722-9675 or visit

    (i) Taxes and fuel surcharges apply. Seats are limited and may not be
available on all flights. Fare is non-refundable and non-endorsable. Minimum
stay of 5 days.

For further information:

For further information: South African Airways, Fort Lauderdale
Elizabeth Ninomiya, 954-769-5120

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