South African Airways Boeing In 1972 I flew Johannesburg to Sydney Australia, stopping to refuel etc at Mauritius and Perth Australia. It was an uneventful flight and very good service by the cabin crew. Jets, Nostalgia, Boeing 707, New Aircraft, Civil Aviation, My Land, Air Travel, African History, Countries Of The World

South African Airways Boeing 707. In 1972 I flew Johannesburg to Sydney Australia, stopping to refuel etc at Mauritius and Perth Australia. It was an uneventful flight and very good service by the cabin crew.

The effects of geopolitics on travel - South African Airways flight routes during apartheid era Nostalgia, Jets, Boeing Planes, Boeing 747, Air Photo, Airline Travel, Air France, East Africa, Travel

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When apartheid was in full effect, South African Airways was forbidden from flying over most African countries.

Pretoria Image: South African Airways Boeing 747 at Jan Smuts Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa. Boeing Aircraft, Passenger Aircraft, Johannesburg Airport, John Ward, Vintage Air, Pretoria, The Old Days, South Africa, African

00110 (48) 03-08-1974 South African Airways Boeing 747 at Jan Smuts Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa.

I D No 00110 (48) photographed by John Ward on the date of 1974-08-03 using a 35mm film camera producing a colour slide that has been scanned and digitized. South African Airways Boeing 747 at Jan Smuts Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa. This airport serves the Capital of Pretoria as well as South Africa's largest City, Johannesburg, South Africa. The airport is at the apex of a triangle.

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SAA (South African Airways) (1973)

Al igual que este horario de TAP de 1971 que publicamos hace poco, este horario de la South African de 1973 es un magnífico ejemplo de las relaciones políticas de la época. En 1973, Sudáfrica era un estado marginado internacionalmente a causa de las políticas racistas y en particular SAA no podía aterrizar en prácticamente ningún aeropuerto africano, a excepción de Angola y Mozambique (que pertenecían a Portugal, aliado del régimen sudafricano), Salisbury (en lo que entonces se conocía como…

South African Airways Boeing Johannesburg to Sydney Australia, stopped over at Mauritius, August South African Air Force, Boeing 707, Passenger Aircraft, Sydney Australia, Mauritius, Aviation, Cape Town, Airplanes, Documentaries

South African Airways Boeing 707, Johannesburg to Sydney Australia, stop over at Mauritius August 1972.