Comair resumes Johannesburg – Victoria Falls flights

SOUTH AFRICA – British Airways, operated by Comair in South Africa, has announced the reopening of bookings for flights between Johannesburg and Victoria Falls for travel starting on May 13, 2021. “We are delighted to reopen bookings for our services to Victoria Falls as part of the gradual return to our normal schedule. The reopening of the route is also just in time for customers to experience Victoria Falls during its peak tourist season when the entire length of the Victoria Falls is a thundering wall of falling water from…

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Comair to resume Johannesburg – Harare flights

SOUTH AFRICA – Aviation company Comair has announced that its British Airways brand would resume daily flights between Johannesburg and Harare in Zimbabwe on March 28.  Comair operates the British Airways in Southern Africa and Kulula low cost carrier brands and customers can start booking seats on the restored flights immediately. “We are delighted to reopen bookings for our services to Harare as part of the gradual ramp-up to our schedule,” said British Airways (operated by Comair) executive head of revenue management Desmond O’Connor. “These flights will offer more choice for…

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SA Bidco gets the nod to buy BA’s local operator, Comair

SOUTH AFRICA – SA Bidco, a new South African entity with no commercial operations and no trading before, has been given the green light to buy the local operator of British Airways, Comair. The Competition Commission revealed that it had approved the proposed transaction between the two companies on condition that it would not result in a horizontal overlap because SA BidCo and its controllers did not conduct any activities or services that compete with Comair. The commission said that its investigation found that there was no vertical overlap as…

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