South African Airways (SAA) is dropping its nonstop services between Cape Town (CPT) and London (LHR) from Aug. 15, routing all passenger traffic between the two points through its Johannesburg (JNB) hub. SAA operates two flights a day between JNB and LHR, and will increase capacity by 13% by using larger aircraft to accommodate CPT traffic. The airline operates up to 44 flights a day between CPT and JNB. The move is part of fleet redeployment plans to make more effective use of ...

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