Air Tanzania plane grounded at ORTIA


Air Tanzania has temporarily suspended flights between Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Johannesburg, South Africa due to the grounding of an aircraft at O.R. Tambo International airport for legal reasons.

The airline says it is confident that flights between the two countries will resume as soon as possible, as both governments work to resolve the situation.

All passengers who were unable to leave South Africa for Dar es Salaam on Friday 23 August have been tended to as a priority.

If you are booked on Air Tanzania between Johannesburg and Dar es Salaam, please contact the airline about your flight on 0800 11 0045 or at