South African Airways and Africa World Partner For US Flights
South African Airways has signed an interline e-ticket agreement with Africa World Airlines to offer Nigeria travellers seamless connection to Washington DC, USA via Accra.
The interline partnership between the two airlines will result in one flight ticket issue to intending passengers flying to Washington from either Lagos or Abuja in Nigeria.
With 37 weekly flights from Lagos and Abuja to Accra, Africa World Airlines provides veritable connection service to feed the 4 weekly South African Airways Accra Washington flight.
The South African Airways and Africa World Airlines partnership is the shortest gateway to travel to Washington providing about 11 hours trip from West Africa to Washington.
South African Airways through the interline agreement with Africa World Airlines is permitted to issue the direct ticket from either Lagos or Abuja to Washington via Accra.
South African Airways Accra-Washington flight is operated with an Airbus A330 featuring high-quality AVOD IFE system, flat-bed Business Class seats and slim-line economy seats.
This interline agreement is the beginning of a stronger relationship with Africa World Airlines as South African Airways is in discussion with the airline for a full codeshare agreement soon.