Qatar Airways partners South Africa’s Airlink to expand in the country

SOUTH AFRICA – Middle-Eastern airline Qatar Airways has signed an agreement with South Africa’s Airlink to expand its operations in South Africa. The codeshare agreement will offer travellers more choice and improved connectivity between 45 destinations in 12 countries across southern Africa, Airlink said.  The group added that travellers will be able to purchase connecting flights on both airlines using…

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Ethiopian Airlines and Airlink sign interline agreement

ETHIOPIA – Ethiopian Airlines (ET) has signed an interline agreement with Airlink (4Z), an airline based in Johannesburg, South Africa to allow passengers to enjoy seamless travel with a single ticket and lower fare tickets between points within the carriers’ synergized networks. With the interline agreements between the two carriers, passengers can book through their itineraries on both airlines easily.…

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Airlink and Rolls-Royce sign TotalCare service agreement for the AE3007 engines

SOUTH AFRICA – Rolls-Royce and Airlink have signed a TotalCare service agreement for the AE3007 engines that power the South African airline’s fleet of Embraer ERJ135 aircraft. The agreement, which covers 28 aircraft, is an extension of service for a further 10 years, continuing the airline’s drive to maximize aircraft availability. Airlink CEO, Rodger Foster, said: “Airlink and Rolls-Royce have…

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Astral Aviation and Airlink Cargo sign interline agreement

KENYA – Astral Aviation and Airlink Cargo have signed a broad interline agreement connecting the networks of the two companies. The new commercial partnership is bound to boost airfreight cargo logistics in Africa, providing more options and access to the Sub-Saharan market through the two airlines’ hubs in Johannesburg and Nairobi. In line with the agreement, Al Maktoum International Airport…

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Airlink and Emirates cement partnership with codeshare agreement

SOUTH AFRICA – Privately-owned airline Airlink and Emirates have agreed to expand their existing partnership into a unilateral codeshare agreement across Airlink’s network of more than 40 domestic and regional destinations across 12 African countries. The extended codeshare provides connectivity to Airlink and Emirates customers not offered by any other carrier in Africa and augments the long-standing partnership that Emirates…

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Airlink launches Johannesburg – Entebbe flights

SOUTH AFRICA – Private-sector regional airline Airlink ,has announced that it will start scheduled services to Entebbe International Airport in Uganda on July 19 which will be operated four times a week, connecting with Airlink’s domestic and regional network to and from various Southern African destinations “Entebbe, which is situated on the shores of Lake Victoria, serves Kampala, which is Uganda’s…

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Kenya Airways and South African regional airline Airlink sign interline agreement

KENYA – Kenya Airways has signed an interline agreement with Airlink, a South African regional airline to extend the Kenya’s national carrier’s in the Southern Africa region via Johannesburg and Cape Town. The new agreement will offer customers seamless travel of over 40 cities across Africa. Kenya Airways continues to diversify its services and operations in response to their customers needs.…

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Airlink launches Johannesburg-Livingstone flights

ZAMBIA- Airlink will expand its network beginning May 2021 with the launch of its Johannesburg-Livingstone flights, providing travellers with direct access to one of Southern Africa’s most popular tourist attractions, the Victoria Falls. The new service, which will start on 26 May 2021, strengthens the vital commercial connection between South Africa and Zambia provided by Airlink by augmenting Airlink’s daily…

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Airlink, Qatar Airways, join forces to bring solar power to health facilities in Uganda

UGANDA – Airlink, Centre for Disaster Philanthropy (CDP), Qatar Airways, Flexport.org, and We Care Solar have joined forces to bring reliable sources of solar power to health facilities in Uganda. We Care Solar is a non-profit organisation with the mission of saving lives in childbirth by increasing clean energy access to health centres. Since 2010, We Care Solar has been…

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Lufthansa, Swiss sign interline pact with Airlink to offer customers access to 25 destinations in Africa

AFRICA – Deutsche Lufthansa AG, commonly known as Lufthansa and Swiss Air Lines are partnering with Airlink, to offer customers access to over 25 domestic destinations in South Africa as well as over 20 regional destinations in Southern Africa. “The Lufthansa Group is pleased to offer our customers even more travel options and convenience through our partnership with Airlink. We…

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