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Airlink suspends air connections between Johannesburg and Luanda

Airlink, the regional airline of Southern Africa, announced this Monday the suspension of its flights between Johannesburg and Luanda, following the decision of the Angolan Government to close the borders with South Africa, Namibia, Mozambique, Botswana, Essuatíni , Zimbabwe and Tanzania.

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“Although we are disappointed on behalf of our customers who are being inconvenienced, we must respect the decision of the Angolan authorities. , Rodger Foster, in a statement sent to VerAngola.

The company also states that affected customers may contact their reservations agent, if applicable, or directly with Airlink via the contact +27 11 451 7300 (first option selected, which concerns reservations).

Angolan customers should contact Airlink's GSA, the Gitu Kiame Travel Agency – whose offices are located at the 4 de Fevereiro Airport – at )+244) 932 430 052.

Airlink also clarifies that it will carry out a series of repatriation flights, the first of which will take place this Tuesday, November 30th. A flight follows on Sunday, the 5th of December and, from that date, on Thursdays and Sundays, every week, until it is verified that the repatriation requirement is normalized.

Airlink is an independent, privately owned airline providing air services to more than 45 destinations in 13 countries in Southern Africa, Madagascar and St. Helena Island.