South African Airways (SAA) is one of the world’s oldest airlines, having been founded in February 1934. Today SAA employs more than 9,500 employees, carries more than 9.2 million passengers per year, has a route network that serves 155 countries and flies to more than 845 destinations. SAA has a fleet of 54 aircraft, including the new Airbus A340 and A319 as part of its fleet renewal program. SAA also has the largest maintenance facility in Africa, performs maintenance work for more than 40 major airlines and has just been awarded the maintenance contract with Comair worth R500 million. For more information, visit flysaa.com.