FILE PHOTO: A South African Airways (SAA) plane taxis after landing at O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, January 18, 2020. REUTERS/Rogan Ward
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Administrators for state-owned South African Airways (SAA) said on Wednesday the airline is not aiming to resume domestic flights from mid-June, rejecting a statement from the airline a day earlier.
SAA is under a form of bankruptcy protection and suspended all commercial passenger flights in late March, when the government imposed one of Africa’s strictest lockdowns.
“The position around the cessation of flights remains as is until SAA has a better sense