At least five thousand South African pilgrims destined to perform Hajj in Mecca will pass through O.R. Tambo International Airport when the first flight leaves this Sunday (26.10 .08) .Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) has made special arrangements this year by allocating the former International Trade Bureau (ITB) to accommodate pilgrims and family and friends that plan to come to the airport
Cape Town International Airport (CTIA) has increased passenger security processing capacity with the addition of a fifth Security Screening Point at the Domestic Departures Terminal to be used during peak periods. The additional security screening point was operationalised with the first flight yesterday morning.
The new airport at La Mercy has already reached a significant milestone when the 1st steel supports for the roof truss have already been placed on the departures slab. This important achievement has made this project more of a reality.