OR Tambo management will monitor the SAA strike.

Management of O. R. Tambo International Airport is aware of a strike by technical crew of South African Airways (SAA) from today and is closely monitoring the situation.


O. R. Tambo International Airport Management confirms that at this stage it is not known as to the potential impact that this strike action may have on flight operations, check-in staff and flight crews.


“It is advisable that all passengers stay in contact with South African Airways, for updates on status of flights and bookings,” commented Leigh Gunkel-Keuler, spokesperson for O.R. Tambo International Airport.


The O.R. Tambo International Airport Management team remains in close contact with both South African Airways and all relevant Law Enforcement Agencies in order to ensure minimal disruption to airport operations.


“We remain in close contact with South African Airways to ensure that we are prepared for all eventualities. We trust that the relevant parties can resolve the situation effectively, and as soon as possible,” concluded Leigh Gunkel-Keuler, spokesperson for O.R Tambo International Airport.