Low Cost Carrier
Grounded on 28-Jul-2021
ICAO: n/a
Country/Territory: South Africa


Mango is a South African low cost airline and subsidiary of South African Airways. The carrier commenced operations in 2006. Mango operates scheduled passenger services across a domestic route network. The carrier is a planned member under the Star Alliance Connecting Partner Model.

South Africa's Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) welcomed the judgement of the South African High Court on 10-Aug-2021 to place Mango under business rescue, effective 28-Jul-2021.

In Jan-2022, Mango confirmed the process to identify an investor for the airline and restart operations is ongoing. The carrier remains in business rescue and not operating until further notice.

South Africa's Air Services Licensing Council suspended Mango's two air services licences for the maximum allowable period of two years, effective 05-Aug-2022.

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