SAA is an "airline for the elites" and must be sold off - Minister

Jamie McKane

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SAA is an "airline for the elites" and must be sold off - Minister

ANC chairperson and energy minister Gwede Mantashe has urged the government to sell South African Airways (SAA), stating that the airline does not cater to the working class.

According to a report by The Sunday Times, Mantashe's views are in conflict with the ANC, with the minister arguing that if it is unable to make money, SAA must be sold to private buyers.
 

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Sell it, but also give Mango as a free gift with condolences.
 

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NO airline caters to the working class...

This clown is scratching the bottom of the barrel, trying to come up with a reason for closing SAA down....especially since no-one in there right mind will buy it.
Some airlines offer standing "seats". And the clown is saying the right things even if for the wrong reason.
 

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SAA is an "airline for the elites" and must be sold off - Minister

ANC chairperson and energy minister Gwede Mantashe has urged the government to sell South African Airways (SAA), stating that the airline does not cater to the working class.

According to a report by The Sunday Times, Mantashe's views are in conflict with the ANC, with the minister arguing that if it is unable to make money, SAA must be sold to private buyers.
I swear I saw Gwede flying business class recently.
 

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Give it to the unions who oppose retrenchments, cost cutting measures and business rescue plans since they obviously know better.
That's actually a brilliant idea.
Let them figure out how to run a business and pay salaries at the end of each month.
 

ghoti

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NO airline caters to the working class...

This clown is scratching the bottom of the barrel, trying to come up with a reason for closing SAA down....especially since no-one in there right mind will buy it.
Flysafair is pretty good. Their tickets from my town to Jozi are the same price as a train or bus ticket.
 

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They are just sour that their Taxi airline never took off...
still flying to Umtata?
 

Flanders

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They are just sour that their Taxi airline never took off...
still flying to Umtata?
Was just about to say...

Airline for the elites? Time to rekindle that Santaco plan..

santaco.jpg
 

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Elites create the world's economy. Without elites here we will be another Zimbabwe.
 

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so why is squirrel made to say completely stupid things, but mantash can announce some thing more sensible.

do they not communicate
 
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