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    Bloemfontein Airport

    As the capital city of the Free State Province and the judicial capital of South Africa, the dynamic city of Bloemfontein is home to world-class educational institutions and established industries, as well as lying in the heart of fertile farming area. With its strategic position near the geographical center of the country, a number of main transport routes pass through the city, and Bram ...

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    George Airport

    Located halfway between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town, the picturesque town of George lies in the heart of the scenic Garden Route. With its awe-inspiring mountains, pristine beaches and dense forests, the Garden Route is a major attraction, being visited by hundreds of thousands of domestic and international tourists. George Airport serves many of these visitors who choose to fly directly to ...

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    Pilanesberg International Airport

    Located in Pilanesberg in the North West Province of South Africa, the Pilanesberg International Airport is one of the main public air routes to the amazing holiday destination of Sun City. In fact, the airport was built mainly to facilitate access to Sun City as well as to the numerous game reserves in the Pilanesberg area.

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    Port Elizabeth Airport

    In 1917, the first flight to Port Elizabeth from Cape Town was made by Major Allister Macintosh Miller. This was such an historical moment that this flight was brought to life on canvas by artist Ron Belling to be seen by many in the future. In close proximity to the city, Lieutenant Colonel Miller established the Port Elizabeth Airport in 1929. At this time however, the ...

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    East London Airport

    The East London Airport was established in 1927 by Lieutenant Colonel Alistair Miller with only one hangar and just the basics, such as a petrol pump and a telephone line. Today, the airport has expanded considerably, servicing approximately three hundred and forty thousand travelers a year and has become a popular airport for tourists, as it is located near many attractions and ...

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    Airports

    No matter where you live or who you are, it is difficult to argue against the efficiency and convenience of air travel. Despite the fact that many foreigners may envision a single South African airport surrounded by wild jungle and rudimental facilities, South Africa actually has a well-developed airport infrastructure. Most major cities around the country have either a well-developed ...

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    OR Tambo International Airport

    O.R.Tambo International Airport (airport code JHB), previously known as Johannesburg International Airport, is located in Gauteng. As the country's chief international and domestic airport, it is definitely Southern Africa's busiest airport. It is the main airport of South African Airways as well as several other local airlines. Designated Africa's leading airport in the 2005 World Travel ...

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    Cape Town International Airport

    As South Africa’s second-largest airport, Cape Town International Airport welcomes millions of passengers each year, many of whom have traveled from distant lands to enjoy the beauty of the Mother City and the Western Cape. Bearing in mind that Cape Town International Airport is likely to be the first contact that many international tourists will have with South Africa en route to exploring ...

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    Durban International Airport

    KwaZulu-Natal's Durban is certainly one of the most popular tourist destinations for both locals and international visitors. Its alluring gold beaches, inland game parks and beautiful green landscape attract many vacationers to this lovely province of South Africa. Along with road transport, the most popular way to arrive in Durban is via airplane. King Shaka International Airport (airport ...

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    Flights

    South Africa is recognized as a destination of choice for tourists around the world, and with eight international airports in the country, flights to South Africa are plentiful. South Africa has more than ninety airports, of varying sizes, scattered around the country, so once you have touched down on South African soil at an international airport, you will have no difficulty finding a ...