FLIGHT REVIEW: South African Airways – Cape Town to Nelspruit
Carrier: South African Airways (Codeshare with Airlink)
Flight Number: SA8663 – Departing 10:00am
Duration: 2 hours and 35 minutes
Class: Y- Economy
Configuration: 2-3 Economy class
Check in experience:
With a group check to assist with overweight luggage the check-in process was quick and efficient.
On time performance:
The flight took off on time and arrived on time.
With a total of 83 seats in economy class, the seats were standard size expected for an economy domestic flight. As the flight was not full, passengers were able to spread out allowing extra room. The toilets were not overly clean.
Standard service for an economy flight, with a drink and small meal served on board shortly after take-off.
There was no on board entertainment systems as it was a short domestic flight. There was an inflight magazine to read.