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About the airline
Condor Flugdienst GmbH, better known simply as Condor (Condor.com, not www.condor.co.za), is a German leisure airline based in Frankfurt and operating direct flights between Cape Town and Frankfurt. Founded in 1955, the airline has operating hubs in Berlin, Cologne, Hannover, Hamburg, Leipzig, Stuttgart and Munich.
From its main base in Frankfurt, the airline operates regular scheduled flights to over 90 destinations across Africa, Asia, South America, North America and the Caribbean. While the airline is currently owned by the British based Thomas Cook Group, it also still partners with its former parent company, Lufthansa, through participation in the airline’s frequent flyer programme, Miles & More, and operating as interline partners.
Condor Airlines is Germany’s third-largest commercial airline in terms of its fleet size and annual passenger volumes. The airline operates a fleet of 42 aircraft, and was employing over 4,000 full time staff members across its various international operations.
The airline will soon be facing competition from the likes of KLM and Eurowings on the direct flight routes to Europe from Cape Town.
Fleet and flight classes
The airline operates Business Class (formerly Comfort Class), Economy and Premium Economy cabins, with the fleet consisting of 10 Airbus A320-200s, 6 Airbus A321-200s, 10 Boeing 757-300s and 16 Boeing 767-300ERs.
Key international destinations
As of October 2017, Condor operates regular scheduled flights to Cape Town (direct flight to Europe), Zanzibar, Port Louis, Nairobi, Monastir, Male, Kilimanjaro, Enfidha, Djerba and Agadir in Africa. Within the US, the airline flies to Anchorage, Austin, Baltimore, Fairbanks, Los Angeles, Portland, San Diego, Minneapolis and Pittsburgh. Additional focus cities include Calgary, Antalya, Bahrain, Bangkok, Berlin, Cancun, Corfu, Dubai, Dubrovnik, Havana, Kos. Las Vegas, Malaga, Malta, Phuket, Recife, Sal, Rio de Janeiro, Santorini, Sharjah, Varna and Zadar.
The airline has also indicated that it will be relaunching its summer flights from New Orleans during 2018.
Condor SA specials 2017
During late October 2017, Condor is offering direct flights from Cape Town to Frankfurt from only R8,409, return, taxes included. Powered by Travelstart South Africa, FLYAirlines also gives you the ability to compare Condor flight specials against a host of other international airlines flying to, from and within South Africa.
As of the end of 2016, Condor has codeshare agreements in place with Air Namibia and Thomas Cook Airlines. The airline also operates interline agreements with Austrian Airlines, Copa Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Gol Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, WestJet, Volaris, airBaltic, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa and Chech Airlines.
Contacting Condor Airlines Reservations
To contact the airline directly, visit Condor.com – NOT www.flycondor.com or www.flycondor.co.za.
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