June 25th, 2012 – South African Airways (SAA), Africa’s most awarded airline has extended its bouquet of exciting benefits to corporate clientele through its corporate loyalty programme to companies who are members of the Nigerian-South African Chamber of Commerce (N-SACC).
SAA Country Manager Nigeria, Thobi Duma made the announcement at the monthly breakfast meeting of the Nigeria-South Africa Chamber of Commerce sponsored by the airline in Lagos.
Under the airline’s corporate loyalty programme, chamber members enjoy travel incentives that include discounts and limited free changes.
The SAA Country Manager explained that the extension of the airline’s corporate loyalty benefits to members of the Nigerian-South African Chamber is to encourage and contribute to the growing business relations between the two countries.
Chamber members were also briefed on the airline’s constant efforts at improving passengers experience on the ground and in the air, with the recently opened Platinum-members’ lounge at the Cape Town International Airport and the Baobab Premium lounge inside the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos which was shut down for some time but now re-opened after a major revamp.
The airline recently introduced online check-in for passengers to facilitate seamless checking formalities to ease congestion at the airport check-in counters, while the long-standing loyalty programme of the airline, Voyager is constantly being improved and upgraded.
Meanwhile, SAA keeps introducing new routes and destinations in its continuous quest to bring the “World to Africa as well as take Africa to the World”.
New routes recently introduced by the airline include, Beijing in China; Pointe Noire in the Republic of Congo; Cotonou in Benin Republic; Abidjan in Cote d’IVoire and Ndola in Zambia.