Monday, 24 September 2012

Update: New Air Botswana Schedule

From the 28th of October 2012, Air Botswana will add several new routes to their schedule including Nairobi, Cape Town, Lilongwe, Blantyre, Lanseria (Johannesburg) and Victoria Falls. Harare will recieve a fourth weekly (Tuesday) non-stop flight (ATR 42-500) while Mondays & Saturdays will operate GBE-HRE-NBO-HRE-GBE (Avro RJ85 Avroliner) and Wednesdays will operate GBE-HRE-BLZ-HRE-GBE (Avro RJ85 Avroliner)  . The Victoria Falls-Maun route will be non-stop every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (ATR 42-500). The new schedule is available for booking but still subject to change. Air Botswana is yet to make an announcement on these new routes.

Saturday, 22 September 2012

BA 777-200ER take-off at HRE

British Airways Boeing 777-200ER take-off from Harare International Airport to London Heathrow. This video was taken in 2006. Rumors are back that BA will resume the route in 2013. link

Monday, 17 September 2012

LAM Mozambique Airlines discounts on Maputo-Beira-Harare Route

Lam Mozambique is offering special discount fares on the Maputo-Beira-Harare route which will begin on 28th of October 2012. The airline will offer twice weekly flights every Wednesday and Sunday. Schedule:

  • Maputo (MPM) 09:35 - Beira (BEW) - 12:30 Harare (HRE)
  • Harare (HRE) 13:30 - Beira (BEW) - 1625 Maputo (MPM)

    Ethiopian Airlines 787-800 to Harare/Lusaka in October

    According to the latest Ethiopian Airlines schedule, they will replace the Boeing 767-300ER with 787-800 Dreamliner service on the ADD-HRE-LUN-ADD route during the month of October. The 787-800 will operate Monday through Saturday while Sunday will be operated by 777-200LR.   

    Tuesday, 11 September 2012

    Monday, 10 September 2012

    SA Express: Durban-Harare Route Open for Booking

    SA Express (SAX) Durban-Harare route is now available online for booking. The route will open on the 5th of October, 2012 with 3 weekly service (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) on-board a 50 pax CRJ 200 a/c.

    Mon: SA1611 DUR0625-0850HRE
             SA1612 HRE1005-1230DUR
    Wed: SA1611DUR1000-1225HRE
             SA1612HRE 1325-1550DUR
     Fri:   SA1611 DUR1400-1625HRE
             SA1612 HRE1700-1925DUR

    SA Express is yet to issue a press release on this new route.

    Thursday, 6 September 2012

    Air Botswana Addition Routes incl: Maun-Victoria Falls

    Air Botswana plans to add several new routes to its current schedule from the 28th of October, 2012.
    The following destinations will be added:

    Gaborone - Cape Town
    Gaborone - Lanseria (Johannesburg)
    Gaborone - Lilongwe
    Gaborone - Blantyre
    Maun - Victoria Falls
    Gaborone - Nairobi

    Stay tuned for more on this!!!