Airlink will introduce a second weekly flight to St Helena on Tuesdays from December to March 2020, operated by an Embraer E190 jet.

This is in addition to the regular scheduled weekly Saturday flight.

From December 3 to February 11, 2020, the midweek flight will operate from Cape Town International Airport. The flight will then revert to OR Tambo International Airport from February 18 until March 31, 2020.

The monthly flight to Ascension Island on the second weekend of each month will continue as normal, with an additional Ascension flight in December 2019 and January 2020.

Bookings for the additional service have opened and will close in February 2020.