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Discover the World expands relationship with South African Airways adding key European markets


Discover the World expands its partnership with South African Airways, now representing the airline in additional European markets to enhance SAA’s international strategy and business recovery.

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Under a newly announced agreement, Discover the World has been chosen to represent South African Airways (SAA) in the strategically important markets of the Nordics (Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Denmark), France, Spain, Switzerland, and Italy effective April 1, 2024. Discover the World enjoys a long-term relationship with South African Airways, representing the carrier in the USA, Canada, UK, and Germany prior to adding these additional markets.

Aiden Walsh, Head of Airline Development at Discover the World noted “It is an honour to be selected to represent South African Airways in the Nordics, France, Spain, Switzerland and Italy.  This is reflective of Discover the World’s successful representation of SAA in the USA, Canada, UK, and Germany. We look forward to growing our relationship with South African Airways even further in the future.”

SAA’s Chief Commercial Officer, Mr Tebogo Tsimane said, “SAA is pleased to once again be able to accommodate our valued customers from North America. This partnership will allow DTW to sell passenger and cargo space on behalf of the airline. We look forward to welcoming customers to experience the warm South African hospitality that we are celebrated for.”

“European markets are crucial for SAA as they play a significant role in SAA’s international strategy and overall business recovery plan. SAA is carefully considering its route network to optimize connectivity. The European markets are vital for SAA due to their significant contribution to tourism and business travel, which are essential for SAA’s operations and overall sustainability. added Tsimane.

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