Class rating 3.7
- Boarding 4.0
- Seat for sitting 4.0
- Seat for sleeping 3.0
- Service 5.0
- Entertainment 0.0
- Food & drink 4.0
- Punctuality 5.0
- Baggage 1.0
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South African Airways' short-haul business class offers a 36-inch seat pitch. Seats are 17.75 inches wide and have a recline of five inches.
A feature film and short programming, depending on the length of the flight, will be shown via overhead screens. Games are only found on long-haul entertainment systems.
A full meal service on china and linen is offered on all flights. SAA showcases South African wines onboard its flights.
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JNB/Lusaka B 737. This was the connecting flight from JNB from my Air Namibia flight. Boarding was via a bus, so less than ideal, especially as the plane was parked 2 away from the inbound Air Namibia flight. Business cabin had about 8/9 of us and seemed rather dismal, though the seats were ok. We left on time so no issues there, it was an evening service so dinner... more