Low risk of inflight COVID-19 transmission – Iata

Since the start of 2020 there have been 44 reported cases where COVID-19 transmission is thought to have been associated with a journey by air (including confirmed, probable and potential cases). These statistics, published by Iata, seem to indicate the low incidence...

Airlink resumes Lesotho and Eswatini routes

Airlink relaunched its scheduled passenger services between South Africa and Eswatini and also its services to Lesotho on October 12. This follows the lifting of travel restrictions between the neighbouring countries due to  COVID-19. “Airlink is looking forward...

ET offers free COVID-19 cover

Ethiopian Airlines has resumed commercial flights to Johannesburg and Cape Town and has introduced free COVID-19 Global Insurance Cover for all passengers travelling with the airline. The cover is automatically included with every ET ticket for international flights...

AMPATH Laboratory Accepts Self-Referrals

Lynda Buitendach, National Projects Manager for AMPATH told ASATA that AMPATH is in the process of setting up a specific ‘Travellers Resource Page’ on its website, details of which will be shared with ASATA Members in due course. “This will contain what travellers...