South African Express Airways is an independent airline based in South Africa that has a strategic alliance with another airline by the name of Air link and South African Airways. The Airline has been operating sometime now and has been around since 1994. South African Express is also situated in Johannesburg near O.R Thambo International Airport.

The holding company for South African Express is South African Airline Holdings, they are wholly owned by the government of South Africa. Some of the destinations that (SAE) flies to are:

  • Gaborone – Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
  • Lubumbashi – Lubumbashi International Airport
  • Walvis Bay – Walvis Bay Airport
  • Windhoek – Hosea Katuko International Airport
  • Bloemfontein – Bloemfontein Airport
  • Cape Town – Cape Town International Airport
  • Durban – King Shaka International Airport
  • East London – East london International Airport
  • George – George Airport
  • Hoedspruit – Eastgate Airport
  • Johannesburg – O.R Thambo International Airport
  • Kimberly – Kimberly Airport
  • Nelspruit – Kruger Mpumulanga International Airport
  • Pietermaritzburg – Pietermaritzburg Airport
  • Port Elizabeth – Port Elizabeth Airport
  • Richards Bay – Richards Bay Airport
  • Lusaka  – Kenneth Kaunda International Airport
  • Harare – Harare International Airport

Their fleet currently consists of 24 aircrafts and are the entire Bombardier make. Their range is the:

There are currently 7 main members that make up the executive management in SA Express team and they are Inati Ntshanga, Merriam Machoele, Dave Allanby, Brian Tebogo Van Wyk, Ngatile Nkala, Peter Mashaba and Bongani Mathebula. All of these members hold high positions in South African Express and are the decision makers and driving force in all of the operations