How to track an SAA flight in South Africa

Here are general steps to track an SAA flight, assuming the airline is operational and has flights:

  1. Visit the SAA Website: Go to the official website of South African Airways ( and check if they offer a flight tracking service. Airlines often provide real-time flight tracking options on their websites.
  2. Use Flight Tracking Websites: Various flight tracking websites provide real-time flight status information. Some popular ones include FlightRadar24 ( and FlightAware ( You can enter the flight number or the departure and arrival airports to track the SAA flight.
  3. Mobile Apps: Many flight tracking apps are available for both Android and iOS devices. You can search for apps like FlightRadar24 or FlightAware in your device’s app store and use them to track SAA flights.
  4. Check Airport Websites: Some airports also offer real-time flight tracking on their official websites. If the SAA flight you want to track is departing from or arriving at a major airport in South Africa, check the airport’s website for flight status information.
  5. Contact SAA Customer Support: If you are unable to find real-time tracking information through the above methods, you can contact South African Airways’ customer support. They may be able to provide you with the flight status or direct you to the appropriate resources.

Remember that flight schedules and statuses are subject to change due to various factors like weather conditions, air traffic, and operational issues. Always double-check the flight status closer to the departure time for the most accurate information.