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More BA flights from Cape Town to London in Winter 2014

British Airways adds extra flights in 2014 Cape Town to London route

News Update 5th December 2013

British Airways will be adding three additional flights per week to its winter flyight schedule between London and Cape Town. This equates to an extra 657 seats being added per week equal to a 30% increase in their passenger capacity.

Having recently bought new A380 planes British Airways will be deploying three spare B777-200 planes to provide the extra capacity between Cape Town and London.

The move is seen as a boost to promoting Cape Town as a season round holiday destination and was warmly welcomed by the Western Cape Finance, Economic Development and Tourism MEC - Alan Winde. British Airways also confirmed that it would be opening its new lounge at Cape Town International Airport which has been modelled on its current lounge in Heathrow Airport Terminal 5.