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South African Airways At GIG (question)

Mon Jun 11, 2012 4:01 am

Can anyone enlighten me as to when South African Airways ceased operations at GIG? Was it at the same time that GRU service began?
Thanks for any assistance.
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RE: South African Airways At GIG (question)

Mon Jun 11, 2012 4:52 am

Quoting 28L28L (Thread starter):
Was it at the same time that GRU service began?

Yes! In early 90's if I'm not wrong.
 
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RE: South African Airways At GIG (question)

Mon Jun 11, 2012 10:45 am

Too bad, for a long time GIG was the gateway to JFK for SAA, I remember flying a 707-300 back in summer 1970, JFK-GIG-JNB and return. It was quite elegant even in Y during that time. Any chance a JNB-GIG-LAX flight would work?
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