Search: Posts Made By: Shumba
Showing results 1 to 25 of 141
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Aug 20, 15, 7:04 am
Replies: 16
Views: 12,663
Posted By Shumba

www.flysaa.com - manage my booking - log in with...

www.flysaa.com - manage my booking - log in with booking reference number and surname - before my flight - select seats
Jul 31, 11, 3:49 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,488
Posted By Shumba

AirZim flights suspended as pilots strike

http://talkzimbabwe.com/?p=1188

AIR Zimbabwe has once again suspended all flights after pilots downed tools yesterday demanding that they should be paid their outstanding June and July salaries...
Jul 2, 11, 7:43 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,488
Posted By Shumba

Quotable quotes - Air Zimbabwe board chairman Mr Jonathan Kadzura

Love the following quotes:

"I am not like a stupid bus operator who can authorise a bus to drive from Mutare to Harare with one passenger. We have to make decisions, which do not destroy the...
Jul 2, 11, 7:39 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,488
Posted By Shumba

Air Zimbabwe flights suspended as of 1 Jul 2011

http://allafrica.com/stories/201107010787.html

Airzim Flights Remain Suspended

1 July 2011

AIR Zimbabwe board chairman Mr Jonathan Kadzura yesterday declared that all domestic flights will...
Apr 16, 10, 7:21 am
Replies: 158
Views: 26,275
Posted By Shumba

Including a large number of SAA staff and family...

Including a large number of SAA staff and family members. On my flight to Perth a couple of days ago I counted at least 6 of them in the business class cabin, chatting away amongst themselves and the...
Apr 14, 10, 10:36 am
Replies: 158
Views: 26,275
Posted By Shumba

After spending a couple of hours in the lounges,...

After spending a couple of hours in the lounges, I have mixed feelings. The Baobab lounge is great, lots of room, good kids lounge, really nice TV lounge, smoking lounge, good business area, 6...
Apr 14, 10, 9:07 am
Replies: 158
Views: 26,275
Posted By Shumba

New Lounges

I'm in the new lounge now, en route to PER. Still a bit chaotic, wireless internet not working and I can't get a 3G signal in business centre!

Cycad (First Class) section is disappointing compared...
Apr 7, 10, 10:12 am
Replies: 158
Views: 26,275
Posted By Shumba

Just chatted to my wife, who is at JNB en route...

Just chatted to my wife, who is at JNB en route to SYD. The SAA temporary lounge is still in use, she said it was unbearable so has gone to the Premier lounge, which she says is good.
Dec 17, 09, 9:03 am
Replies: 4
Views: 995
Posted By Shumba

Another incident....

From News24 (SA), 15 December
SAA plane strikes wild pigs
Harare - Wild pigs living around Harare's international airport were struck by a plane, a month after causing the crash of a just-airborne...
Forum: Africa
Nov 9, 09, 9:05 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,352
Posted By Shumba

No problem, give me a shout if you need any info...

No problem, give me a shout if you need any info about lodges, restaurants etc.
Forum: Africa
Nov 9, 09, 8:41 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,352
Posted By Shumba

i) No problem getting a visa on arrival, it...

i) No problem getting a visa on arrival, it should cost about $50 for a single entry or $70 for a multiple entry.

ii) Assuming that you are not representing the British government or a human...
Nov 5, 09, 11:23 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 995
Posted By Shumba

Air Zimbabwe plane smashes into wild pigs

HARARE, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe's transport ministry says one of the national airline's planes collided with five wild pigs on the runway in the capital during takeoff.

Transport Minister Nicholas...
Nov 4, 09, 2:42 am
Replies: 14
Views: 4,597
Posted By Shumba

At least it puts things in perspective for me. I...

At least it puts things in perspective for me. I won't complain about SAA Voyager again!
May 24, 09, 12:56 pm
Replies: 158
Views: 26,275
Posted By Shumba

Apparently there is no set date for the opening...

Apparently there is no set date for the opening of the new lounge, and the temporary lounge will be used for the foreseeable future.
May 18, 09, 6:06 am
Replies: 158
Views: 26,275
Posted By Shumba

I'm flying tomorrow so I'll check it out....

I'm flying tomorrow so I'll check it out....
Forum: Africa
Jan 29, 09, 4:41 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,758
Posted By Shumba

I don't think there is any real difference. ...

I don't think there is any real difference.

In the past, SAA used to use their 747's occasionally on this route, so there was a possibility of sitting in the F section, but they have now been...
Jan 20, 09, 3:58 am
Replies: 2
Views: 1,905
Posted By Shumba

I haven't flown regionally on this aircraft, but...

I haven't flown regionally on this aircraft, but have used it many times domestically where Airlink offer a one class service, so I have sat up front in the so-called business class section.

There...
Dec 10, 08, 4:30 am
Replies: 10
Views: 846
Posted By Shumba

Yes, it is quite a long walk from Domestic...

Yes, it is quite a long walk from Domestic arrivals to International departures, routed through the parking garage and a temporary passageway while construction is still in progress.
Forum: Africa
Dec 9, 08, 10:10 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,072
Posted By Shumba

Zimbabwe Dollarisation

For any of you planning a trip to Zimbabwe in the near future, it will be interesting to know that the economy has almost entirely dollarised, and almost anything can be purchased with US$ now.
...
Dec 9, 08, 9:44 am
Replies: 10
Views: 846
Posted By Shumba

The new International arrivals is very close to...

The new International arrivals is very close to the domestic terminal, and really is only a couple of minutes walk, entirely indoors.
Oct 24, 08, 11:13 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,017
Posted By Shumba

As I said earlier, it only works if timing is not...

As I said earlier, it only works if timing is not critical!

A group of us went on a golf tour to Ireland earlier this year, and the contingent from Harare decided to travel on Air Zim (something...
Oct 24, 08, 10:45 am
Replies: 18
Views: 4,012
Posted By Shumba

Yes, this is finished, and you can walk out of...

Yes, this is finished, and you can walk out of international arrivals and go straight to the escalators leading up to domestic departures. These are trolley friendly escalators - no need to take the...
Oct 21, 08, 9:30 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,050
Posted By Shumba

Beer, wine and spirits are complimentary and are...

Beer, wine and spirits are complimentary and are served throughout the flight.



Even though your bags will be checked through to DUR, you will need to collect them, clear customs, and recheck...
Oct 20, 08, 1:34 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,017
Posted By Shumba

There are some very cheap fares available through...

There are some very cheap fares available through Air Zimbabwe. Can be worthwhile if timing is not critical!
Oct 1, 08, 6:53 am
Replies: 11
Views: 10,168
Posted By Shumba

Yes, with Voyager miles......

Yes, with Voyager miles......
Showing results 1 to 25 of 141
 

Forum Jump