Austrian today (06JUL17) announced its planned service relaunch to Cape Town after 18.5 years, as the airline schedules seasonal Vienna – Cape Town service. From 27OCT18, the Star Alliance member’s 777-200ER will serve this route twice a week. Reservation will be available by late-October 2017.
OS031 VIE1015 – 2240CPT 772 26
OS032 CPT0020 – 1050VIE 772 37
Austrian previously served Vienna – Johannesburg – Cape Town routing until April 2000, 2 weekly A340 service, according to OAG. Service to Johannesburg ended in March 2001.